ISBN: 9780702075773
Page Count: 232
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
List Price: $138.99

Biomechanics in Clinic and Research - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource,

by Jim Richards, BEng, MSc, PhD
Elsevier eBook on VitalSource
ISBN: 9780702075773
Page Count: 232
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
List Price: $138.99
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This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. It is a unique resource, which combines an exceptional online course with a practical and accessible book. The course is thoroughly integrated with the text and the many high-quality animations, interactive tests and clear explanations will enable you to gain a confident understanding of the clinical aspects of biomechanics.
    • A complete course comprising fully integrated paper and online components
    • 15+ hours online learning time
    • Over 100 high-quality animations bring to life abstract concepts
    • Self-assessed questions and interactive tests help you check your learning
    • Updates keep it at the cutting edge
    • Carefully structured to build from basic principles to complex concepts
    • Highly practical with a constant clinical emphasis
    • Comprehensive coverage
  • Chapter 1: Maths and Mechanics Jim Richards
    Chapter 2: Forces, Moments and Muscles Jim Richards
    Chapter 3: Ground Reaction Forces, Impulse and Momentum Jim Richards
    Chapter 4: Motion and Joint Motion Jim Richards
    Chapter 5: Work, Energy and Power Jim Richards
    Chapter 6: Inverse Dynamics Theory Jim Richards
    Chapter 7: Measurement of Force and Pressure Jim Richards and Dominic Thewlis
    Chapter 8: Methods of Analysis of Movement Jim Richards, Dominic Thewlis and Sarah Jane Hobbs
    Chapter 9: Anatomical Models and Marker Sets Jim Richards and Dominic Thewlis
    Chapter 10: Measurement of Muscle Function and Physiological Cost Jim Richards, Dominc Thewlis and James Selfe
    Chapter 11: Biomechanics of Direct and Indirect Orthotic Management Jim Richards
    Chapter 12: Common movement tasks in Clinical Assessment James Selfe, Jim Richards and Dominic Thewlis
  • Jim Richards, BEng, MSc, PhD, Professor of Biomechanics, Department of Allied Health Professions, Faculty of Health, University of Central Lancashire, UK
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