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Neues Online-Buch: Boxing – Medical Aspects

Boxing: Medical aspects
Friedrich Unterharnscheidt and Julia Taylor-Unterharnscheidt
Elsevier 2003, 796 Seiten
ISBN: 978-0-12-709130-3

Boxing: Medical aspects ist eines der gut 1.000 Onlinebücher des Verlags Elsevier, welche die Zweigbibliothek Ende 2008 kaufen konnte. In den folgenden Wochen und Monaten wird die ZB Med einige der Bücher und Buchserien exemplarisch vorstellen.

Boxing: Medical aspects neither argues for or against the continuation of boxing, but lays out the literature and the body of scientific knowledge that are necessary to provide a meaningful background for the ensuing debate. It provides a comprehensive resource for those who are involved in regulating boxing and those who participate directly, as well as for the medical and scientific communities. Includes carefully quoted case histories and research as well as an extensive body of medical literature on boxing injuries to demonstrate that brain damage is a natural consequence of boxing.“