Essentials of Kinesiology for the Physical Therapist Assistant - Pageburst E-Book on Kno (Retail Access Card)

Essentials of Kinesiology for the Physical Therapist Assistant - Pageburst E-Book on Kno (Retail Access Card)

by Paul Jackson Mansfield
     
 

The second edition of Essentials of Kinesiology for the Physical Therapist Assistant continues to deliver a rich and varied learning experience that is needed to succeed in today’s fast-paced PTA programs. Clear, concise explanations of anatomy and function, full-color illustrations and unique atlas-style chapters make even the most complex concepts

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The second edition of Essentials of Kinesiology for the Physical Therapist Assistant continues to deliver a rich and varied learning experience that is needed to succeed in today’s fast-paced PTA programs. Clear, concise explanations of anatomy and function, full-color illustrations and unique atlas-style chapters make even the most complex concepts easy to master. Plus, a robust lineup of on- and off-line resources, featuring the companion Evolve website, give you all the tools you need to succeed both in the classroom and the clinical setting.

  • Layered learning approach provides a solid background in anatomy and function of the musculoskeletal system and explains why material is relevant to the practice of physical therapy.
  • Clinical relevance helps you master the basics of human motion before moving on to more complex clinical topics.
  • Atlas-style muscle presentations clearly link specific muscles or muscle groups with relevant information.
  • Clinical Insight and Considerations boxes link the concepts of kinesiology with their clinical applications.
  • Summary boxes and tables pull content together into concise, reader-friendly format.
  • Study questions and key terminology serves as a valuable study tool for exam preparation.

  • NEW! Full-color design makes content more vivid.
  • NEW! Expanded clinical content offers a clearer understanding of structure and function.
  • NEW! Video clips and clinical photos provide a clear demonstration of palpation techniques.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323226219
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
10/18/2013
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.87(h) x (d)

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