The field of medicine concerned with physical fitness and the diagnosis and treatment of injuries sustained in exercise and sports activities.
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The field of veterinary medicine concerned with PHYSICAL FITNESS of animals in sports (horse racing, dog racing, etc.) and the diagnosis and treatment of sports injuries in animals.
Injuries incurred during participation in competitive or non-competitive sports.
Diseases of the muscles and their associated ligaments and other connective tissue and of the bones and cartilage viewed collectively.
Programs of training in medicine and medical specialties offered by hospitals for graduates of medicine to meet the requirements established by accrediting authorities.
Physical activity which is usually regular and done with the intention of improving or maintaining PHYSICAL FITNESS or HEALTH. Contrast with PHYSICAL EXERTION which is concerned largely with the physiologic and metabolic response to energy expenditure.
The ability to carry out daily tasks and perform physical activities in a highly functional state, often as a result of physical conditioning.
Activities or games, usually involving physical effort or skill. Reasons for engagement in sports include pleasure, competition, and/or financial reward.
Illegitimate use of substances for a desired effect in competitive sports. It includes humans and animals.
Genus of perennial plants in the family CLUSIACEAE (sometimes classified as Hypericaceae). Herbal and homeopathic preparations are used for depression, neuralgias, and a variety of other conditions. Hypericum contains flavonoids; GLYCOSIDES; mucilage, TANNINS; volatile oils (OILS, ESSENTIAL), hypericin and hyperforin.
Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.
Time period from 1801 through 1900 of the common era.
Hospital department responsible for the administration and management of nuclear medicine services.
A specialty field of radiology concerned with diagnostic, therapeutic, and investigative use of radioactive compounds in a pharmaceutical form.
Major administrative divisions of the hospital.
Individuals who have developed skills, physical stamina and strength or participants in SPORTS or other physical activities.
Rhythmic and patterned body movements which are usually performed to music.
The use of dancing for therapeutic purposes.
Complex mental function having four distinct phases: (1) memorizing or learning, (2) retention, (3) recall, and (4) recognition. Clinically, it is usually subdivided into immediate, recent, and remote memory.
A hypnotic and sedative used in the treatment of INSOMNIA.
A genus herbs of the Asteraceae family. The SEEDS yield oil and are used as food and animal feed; the roots of Helianthus tuberosus (Jerusalem artichoke) are edible.
The condition that results from excessive loss of water from a living organism.
An occupation limited in scope to a subsection of a broader field.
A two-person sport in which the fists are skillfully used to attack and defend.