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Library Materials for Physical Therapist Assistant

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Books and media on Physical Therapy can be found in the Library under the classifications RM695 through RM950, and Kinesiology in QP303. Library materials on Human Anatomy can be found in QM1 through QM695, and Human PhysiologyQP1 through QP899.

Books

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♦  Cardiopulmonary physical therapy : management and case studies /
by Reid, W. Darlene.
RC702 .R455 2014
This text describes current approaches that cover traditional physical therapist management strategies and includes evidence-based chapters on early mobilization and exercise training on a wide range of cardiopulmonary patient groups. [7/15]
♦  Color atlas of anatomy : a photographic study of the human body /
Johannes W. Rohen, Chihiro Yokochi, Elke Lütjen-Drecoll. 
Ref. QM25 .R55 2006 6th ed.
♦  Evidence-based rehabilitation : a guide to practice /
edited by Mary Law, Joy C. MacDermid.
RM930 .E934 2014  3rd ed.
Helps the rehabilitation student and practitioner develop his or her knowledge and skills to implement EBP in practice. [7/15]
♦  Fundamentals of the physical therapy examination : patient interview and
tests & measures
/ Stacie J. Fruth.
RM701 .F75 2014 
This text provides the reader with fundamental, step-by-step approach to the subjective and objective portions of the examination process for a broad spectrum of patients within the musculoskeletal, neuromuscular, integumentary, and cardiopulmonary realms. [7/15]
♦  Melloni's illustrated dictionary of the musculoskeletal system / B. John Melloni.
Ref. QM100 .M44 1998
♦  The Oxford dictionary of sports science & medicine /
[compiled by] Michael Kent. 
Ref. RC1206 .O94 2006 3rd ed.
♦  Quick reference dictionary for physical therapy /
edited by Jennifer M. Bottomley.
Ref. RM696.5 .Q53 2013 3rd ed.
This reference book provides quick access to over 3400 words and their definitions that are encountered on a day-to-day basis in the field. 
♦  The sports medicine patient advisor / Pierre Rouzier.
Ref. RD97 .R68 2010 3rd ed.
Contains easy-to-copy illustrated patient education handouts with step-by-step rehabilitation exercises.
♦  Stedman's orthopaedic & rehab words : includes chiropractic, occupational therapy, physical therapy, podiatric, & sports medicine
Ref. RD723 .S74 2003  4th ed.
♦  Taber's cyclopedic medical dictionary  Ed. 21, illustrated in full color /
editor, Donald Venes ... [et. al.].
Ref. R121 .T18 2009
♦  Upper-extremity task-specific training after stroke or disability : a manual for occupational therapy and physical therapy / Catherine E. Lang and Rebecca L. Birkenmeier ; with contributions from Marghuretta D. Bland and Jill M. Seelbach.
RM735.3 .L36 2014 
Promotes client-centered care, encouraging practitioners to match clients' motor capabilities, goals, and interests to specific, challenging tasks. [7/15]

Journals

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♦  Physical Therapy: Journal of the American Physical Therapy Association
 (in Library  Current 12 months only) (e-journal   1980 - present [3/17]
♦  Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation 
 (e-journal 1994 - present complete full text) (In Library: print from 1999 - present)  [3/17]

Last updated 201604/ JH