TY - CHAP A1 - Jorge A. Sanhueza Silva A2 - Carlos Bahamondes-Avila A3 - Claudio Hernández-Mosqueira A4 - Luis A. Salazar Navarrete ED1 - Matjaz Merc Y1 - 2018-02-07 PY - 2018 T1 - Biology of Stress and Physical Performance N2 - Professional and semiprofessional sports as well as excessive amateur exercise inevitably lead to some degree of musculoskeletal injury once in a sportsman's career. Some injuries are represented as chronic injuries, which can result in irreversible long-term tissue changes and deformities. The subject of this book is to represent the up-to-date knowledge about etiology, pathogenesis, diagnosis, management, and prevention of chronic injuries or sport-related long-term changes in locomotor system. BT - Sport and Exercise Science SP - Ch. 1 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/intechopen.72425 DO - 10.5772/intechopen.72425 SN - 978-953-51-3795-5 PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2021-06-22 ER -