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Resources for Career and Practice in Physical Therapy: Books

  • Behrens, Barbara J., and Susan L. Michlovitz (eds.).
    Physical Agents: Theory and Practice. 2nd ed. Philadelphia: Davis, 2006. Print.
  • Bircher, Wendy D.
    Lukan's Documentation for Physical Therapist Assistants. 3rd ed. Philadelphia: Davis, 2008. Print.
    STACKS: RM705 .L84 2008
  • Cameron, Michelle H. (ed.).
    Physical Agents In Rehabilitation: From Research to Practice. 3rd ed. St. Louis: Saunders/Elsevier, 2009. Print.
    REFERENCE: RM700 .P464 2009
  • Cameron, Michelle H., and Linda G. Monroe (eds.).
    Physical Rehabilitation: Evidence-Based Examination, Evaluation, and Intervention. St. Louis: Saunders/Elsevier, 2007. Print.
    REFERENCE: RM700 .P4725 2007
    Comes with CD-ROM 1217BK
  • Chaltow, Leon.
    Positional Release Techniques. Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone, 2002. Print.
    STACKS: RM724 .C53 2002
    Comes with CD-ROM 472BK
  • Curtis, Kathleen A., and Peggy D. Newman.
    The PTA Handbook : Keys to Success In School and Career for the Physical Therapist Assistant. Thorofare: SLACK, 2005. Print.
  • Donatell, Robert A. (ed.).
    Physical Therapy of the Shoulder. St. Louis: Churchill Livingstone, 2004. Print.
    REFERENCE: RD557.5 .P48 2004
    Comes with CD-ROM 1218BK
  • Edmond, Susan L.
    Joint Mobilization/Manipulation: Extremity and Spinal Techniques. St. Louis: Mosby/Elsevier, 2006. Print.
    STACKS: RD736 .M25 E35 2006
    Comes with DVD-ROM 36BK
  • Giles, Scott M.
    PTA Exam: The Complete Study Guide. Scarborough: Scorebuilders, 2008. Print.
    REFERENCE: RM701.6 .G554 2008
    Comes with CD-ROM 1317BK
  • Goodman, Catherine C., and Kenda S. Fuller.
    Pathology: Implications for the Physical Therapist. 3rd ed. St. Louis: Saunders, 2009. Print.
  • Hayes, Karen W.
    Manual for Physical Agents. 5th ed. Upper Saddle River: Prentice Hall Health, 2000. Print.
  • Hislop, Helen J., and Jacqueline Montgomery.
    Daniels and Worthingham's Muscle Testing: Techniques of Manual Examination. 8th ed. St.Louis: Saunders/Elsevier, 2007. Print.
  • Huber, Frances E., et al. (eds.).
    Therapeutic Exercise: Treatment Planning for Progression. St. Louis: Saunders/Elsevier, 2006. Print.
    STACKS: RM725 .T473 2006
    Comes with CD-ROM
  • Kendall, Florence Peterson, et al.
    Muscles: Testing and Function with Posture and Pain. Baltimore: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2005. Print.
    REFERENCE: RM701 .M87 2005
    Comes with CD-ROM 959BK
  • Kettenbach, Ginge.
    Writing SOAP Notes: With Patient/Client Management Formats. 3rd ed. Philadelphia: Davis, 2004. Print.
    STACKS: RM701.6 .K48 2004
  • Kisner, Carolyn, and Lynn A. Colby.
    Therapeutic Exercise: Foundations and Techniques. 5th ed. Philadelphia: Davis, 2007. Print.
    REFERENCE: RM725 .K53 2007
    STACKS: RM725 .K53 2007
  • Lippert, Lynn S.
    Clinical Kinesiology and Anatomy. 4th ed. Philadelphia: Davis, 2006. Print.
  • Lippert, Lynn S., and Mary Alice Duesterhaus Minor.
    Laboratory Manual for Clinical Kinesiology and Anatomy. 2nd ed. Philadelphia: Davis, 2007. Print.
  • Martin, Suzanne, and Mary Kessler.
    Neurologic Interventions for Physical Therapy. 2nd ed. St. Louis: Saunders/Elsevier, 2007. Print.
  • Maxey, Lisa, and Jim Magnusson (eds.).
    Rehabilitation for the Postsurgical Orthopedic Patient. St. Louis: Mosby Elsevier, 2007. Print.
    REFERENCE: RD736 .P47 R44 2007
    Comes with CD-ROM 1266BK
  • Minor, Mary Alice D., and Scott D. Minor.
    Patient Care Skills. 5th ed. Upper Saddle River: Pearson Prentice Hall, 2006. Print.
    Comes with CD-ROM 1016BK
  • Norkin, Cynthia C., and D. Joyce White.
    Measurement of Joint Motion: A Guide to Goniometry. 4th ed. Philadelphia: Davis, 2009. Print.
  • O'Sullivan, Susan B., and Thomas J. Schmitz (eds.).
    Physical Rehabilitation. 5th ed. Philadelphia: Davis, 2007. Print.
    REFERENCE: RM700 .O88 2007
    STACKS: RM700 .O88 2007
  • O'Sullivan, Susan B., and Thomas J. Schmitz.
    Physical Rehabilitation Laboratory Manual: Focus on Functional Training. Philadelphia: Davis, 1999. Print.
  • Pagliarulo, Michael A. (ed.).
    Introduction to Physical Therapy. 3rd ed. St.Louis: Mosby/Elsevier, 2007. Print.
    STACKS: RM700 .P34 2007
  • Pierson, Frank M., and Sheryl L. Fairchild.
    Principles & Techniques of Patient Care. 4th ed. St. Louis: Saunders/Elsevier, 2008. Print.
  • Reese, Nancy B.
    Muscle and Sensory Testing. 2nd ed. St. Louis: Saunders/Elsevier, 2005. Print.
  • Rothstein, Jules M., et al.
    The Rehabilitation Specialist's Handbook. 3rd ed. Philadelphia: Davis, 2005. Print.
    REFERENCE: RM735.3 .R68 2005
  • Shankman, Gary A.
    Fundamental Orthopedic Management for the Physical Therapist Assistant. 2nd ed. St. Louis: Mosby, 2004. Print.
    STACKS: RD731 .S5513 2004
  • Swain, James, and Kenneth W. Bush.
    Diagnostic Imaging for Physical Therapists. St. Louis: Saunders/Elsevier, 2009. Print.
    REFERENCE: RC925.7 .S93 2009
    Comes with DVD-ROM 45BK
  • Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary. Philadelphia: Davis, 2009. Print.
  • Tenpenny, Kevin.
    Physical Therapist Assistant Exam Review. Clifton Park: Thomson Delmar Learning, 2004. Print.
    REFERENCE: RM706 .T467 2004
    Comes with CD-ROM 863BK
  • Curtis, Kathleen A.
    Physical Therapy Professional Foundations: Keys to Success in School and Career. Thorofore: Slack, 2002. Print.
    STACKS: RM705 .C87 2002
  • Esterson, Samuel H.
    Starting & Managing Your Own Physical Therapy Practice: A Practical Guide to the Rookie Entrepreneur. Sudbury: Jones and Bartlett, 2005. Print.
    STACKS: RM705 .E815 2005
  • Krumhansl, Bernice.
    Opportunities in Physical Therapy Careers. Lincolnwood: VGM Career Horizons, 2000. Print.
    STACKS: RM705 .K78 2000
  • Swanson, Barbara M.
    Careers in Health Care. 5th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2005. Print.
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