|Statement||edited by Barbara L. Drinkwater.|
|Series||The encyclopaedia of sports medicine -- v. 8|
|Contributions||Drinkwater, Barbara L., 1926-, IOC Medical Commission., International Federation of Sports Medicine.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 661 p. :|
|Number of Pages||661|
|LC Control Number||99057719|
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