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Physical Therapist Assistant: Books

This site will provide academic resources for students and faculty in the Physical Therapist Assistant program at Mercyhurst College.

LC Call Numbers

The call number for physical therapy begins with "R".  Items found in this subject area are related to Medicine and/or Medical Sciences.  A basic breakdown for the subject of Physical Therapy is as follows:

RD792 - RD811    Orthopedics Surgery, Physical Rehabilitation

RM695 - RM893    Physical Medicine. Physical Therapy

RM930 - RM931    Rehabilitation Therapy

RM950                 Rehabilitation Technology

Physical Therapy Keywords

Allied Health

Alternative Medicine

Ambulation or mobility

Amputation

Assistive devices

Diseases

Electrotherapeutics

Ergonomics

Evidence based medicine

Exercise

Exercise Therapy

Flexibility and Stretching

Gait or locomotor training

Geriatrics

Handicapped Rehabilitation

Holistic Medicine

Hospitals

Human Anatomy

Hydrotherapy

Manipulation Therapeutics

Massage

Medical Care

Medical Personnel

Medical Rehabilitation

Medical Technology

Modalities

Musculoskeletal or orthopedic disorders

Neurological disorders

Occupational Therapy

Orthopedics

Pain Treatment

Physical Agents

Physical Diagnosis

Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy for Children

Physical Therapy Research

Physiology

Proprioceptors

Prostheses

Recreational Therapy

Rehabilitation

Sports Injuries

Sports Medicine

Sports Physical Therapy

Sports Sciences

Surgery

Symptomology

Therapeutics, Physical

Traditional Medicine

Thermotherapy

Wounds and Injuries

 

Online Reference Books

Reference Books

Anatomy and Physiology

Pediatrics

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