Many themes and topics related to physiotherapy are addressed, making the scope of this book much broader than a traditional dictionary.
In-depth entries are provided for musculoskeletal and spinal terms, respiratory terms, neurological terms, psychosocial terms, electrotherapy terms, research terms, and general medical and surgical terms, as well as academic terms.
A helpful appendix describes how to write academic essays and assignments.
Common medical abbreviations, prefixes, and suffixes are listed for convenient reference.
Vibrant illustrations clarify complex concepts and techniques.
Table of Contents
Dictionary of terms
Appendix: Essay writing by Sally French and John Swain
Lecturer in Physiotherapy, Admissions officer full time programe, School of Health Care Professions, University of Salford, Manchester, UK
Lecturer in Physiotherapy, Admissions officer full time programe, Level 1 manager full time programme, Frederick Road Campus, University of Salford, Manchester