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The athlete's dilemma : sacrificing health for wealth and fame, John Weston Parry

Label
The athlete's dilemma : sacrificing health for wealth and fame
Title
The athlete's dilemma
Title remainder
sacrificing health for wealth and fame
Statement of responsibility
John Weston Parry
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Parry, John Weston
Dewey number
617.1/027
Index
index present
LC call number
RC1235
LC item number
.P37 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
QT 261
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sports
  • Sports injuries
  • Athletes
  • Athletes
  • Doping in sports
  • Risk-taking (Psychology)
Label
The athlete's dilemma : sacrificing health for wealth and fame, John Weston Parry
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-325) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Real men play hurt -- Teammates, coaches, fans, and other unhealthy influences -- RG3's painful stay in Washington -- The pitfalls of team-directed medical care -- Performance-enhancing measures: the good, the bad, and the ugly -- Baseball's tarnished legacy -- Football's brazen lack of compliance -- Cycling, Olympic sports, and WADA -- The laissez-faire approach to doping in tennis -- The IOC, WADA, IAAF, and state-sponsored doping in Russia -- Regulating PEDs to promote athletes' health -- A litany of sports-related impairments -- Concussions in the NFL: myths, deceptions, denials, and lies -- Concussion-related lawsuits filed against the NFL -- Football's unholy trinity: brain traumas, bounties, and deliberate injuries -- Children playing football: the NFL's Achilles heel -- Following suit: concussions in the NHL and NCAA football -- Concussion concerns for female athletes -- Brain and other severe injuries in baseball -- Performance-risk rewards undermine health -- Arm injuries to elite young pitchers in baseball -- Football injuries in the NFL and college -- The NCAA provides shamefully inadequate health care for its student-athletes -- Stigma, stereotypes, and secrecy undermine athletes' mental health
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 343 pages
Isbn
9781442275409
Lccn
2016045936
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn961009338
  • (OCoLC)961009338
Label
The athlete's dilemma : sacrificing health for wealth and fame, John Weston Parry
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-325) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Real men play hurt -- Teammates, coaches, fans, and other unhealthy influences -- RG3's painful stay in Washington -- The pitfalls of team-directed medical care -- Performance-enhancing measures: the good, the bad, and the ugly -- Baseball's tarnished legacy -- Football's brazen lack of compliance -- Cycling, Olympic sports, and WADA -- The laissez-faire approach to doping in tennis -- The IOC, WADA, IAAF, and state-sponsored doping in Russia -- Regulating PEDs to promote athletes' health -- A litany of sports-related impairments -- Concussions in the NFL: myths, deceptions, denials, and lies -- Concussion-related lawsuits filed against the NFL -- Football's unholy trinity: brain traumas, bounties, and deliberate injuries -- Children playing football: the NFL's Achilles heel -- Following suit: concussions in the NHL and NCAA football -- Concussion concerns for female athletes -- Brain and other severe injuries in baseball -- Performance-risk rewards undermine health -- Arm injuries to elite young pitchers in baseball -- Football injuries in the NFL and college -- The NCAA provides shamefully inadequate health care for its student-athletes -- Stigma, stereotypes, and secrecy undermine athletes' mental health
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 343 pages
Isbn
9781442275409
Lccn
2016045936
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn961009338
  • (OCoLC)961009338

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