We strive to provide electronic access to as many full-length texts as possible at SLLC. A search in ROOsearch will bring you to these. There are thousands of Physical Therapy e-books available through our catalog.
We also have many Print Books (books you must check out from the library's Circulation Desk) that are available to you through ROOsearch. You may also go up to the library's second floor and browse the book stacks in the R (Medicine) and RM (Physical Medicine/Physical Therapy) sections. Books in this section will have subjects that discuss various topics relating to health and physical therapy.
Physical therapy is a health profession that assesses and provides treatment to individuals to develop, maintain and restore maximum movement and function throughout life. This includes providing treatment in circumstances where movement and function are threatened by ageing, injury, disease or environmental factors.
This book is a practical guide, appropriate for each member of the multi-disciplinary "Sports Therapy" team, to establishing and effectively delivering the diverse therapy services required for athletes at international, national, and regional sporting events.
This is a clinically oriented book, particularly for physical therapists, students and other health professionals. The book focuses on the use of physical therapy applications for the management of spasticity, a symptom which leads to complex outcomes in multiple sclerosis patients through interaction with other symptoms of the disease.
Fundamental Biomechanics of Sport and Exercise is an engaging and comprehensive introductory textbook that explains biomechanical concepts from first principles, showing clearly how the science relates to real sport and exercise situations.