Some books available in the library

  • Cardiovascular / respiratory physiotherapy
  • Cash textbook of general and medical and surgical conditions for physiotherapists
  •  Musculoskeletal physiotherapy: clinical science and evidence based practice
  •  Physiotherapy for burns and plastic reconstruction of  the hand
  • Physiotherapy for children
  • Physiotherapy in  orthopaedics : a problem solving approach
  • Physiotherapy in respiratory care: an evidence based approach
  • Practical evidence based physiotherapy
  • Recent advances in physiotherapy
  • Tidy’s Physiotherapy

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Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (Full-text not available)

Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

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To investigate the efficacy of virtual reality (VR)- and gaming-based interventions for improving upper extremity function post-stroke, and to examine demographic and treatment-related factors that may moderate treatment response.
Author: Reneh Karamians, Rachel Proffitt, David Kline, Lynne V. Gauthier
This study aimed to assess the test-retest, intra-, and interrater reliability of using the pressure pain threshold (PPT) in healthy and affected piriformis muscles and to estimate its absolute reliability. As a secondary objective, the degree of tenderness of the affected piriformis muscles was compared with healthy piriformis muscles.
Author: Abbas Tabatabaiee, Ismail Ebrahimi Takamjani, Javad Sarrafzadeh, Reza Salehi, Maryam Ahmadi.
To systematically review and evaluate the efficacy and complication profile of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injection into the carpal tunnel for management of carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS).
Author: Michael Catapano, Joseph Catapano, Gregory Borschel, Seyed Mohammad Alavania, Lawrence R. Robinson, Nimish Mittal
To investigate the feasibility of conducting exoskeleton-assisted gait training (EAGT) and the effects of EAGT on gait, metabolic expenditure and physical function in individuals with multiple sclerosis (MS).
Author: Taimoor Afzal, Shih-Chiao Tseng, John Lincoln, Marcie Kern, Gerard Francisco, Shuo-Hsiu Chang
To determine whether the measurement properties of the Mayo-Portland Adaptability Inventory-Version 4 (MPAI-4) and its participation index (M2PI), which have been adopted as two outcome measures in the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) National Polytrauma Rehabilitation Systems of Care, are adequate in veterans with mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI).
Author: J. Kay Waid-Ebbs, Pey-Shan Wen, David P. Graham, Audrey Josee Leroux, Maureen K. O’Connor, Drew A. Helmer
To describe the interrelationship of post-injury employment and substance abuse (SA) among individuals with traumatic brain injury (TBI).
Author: Nabil Awan, Dominic DiSanto, Shannon B. Juengst, Raj G. Kumar, Hilary Bertisch, Janet Niemeier, Jesse R. Fann, Jason Sperry, Amy K. Wagner
To determine the effectiveness of the Functional Mobility Assessment when measuring an individual’s satisfaction with functional mobility.
Author: Julie Faieta, Brittany N. Hand, Theresa Berner, Mark R. Schmeler, Carmen DiGiovine
To determine which factors are associated with suboptimal disease-modifying therapy (DMT) adherence, and to develop an explanatory model that could be used to identify individuals at risk and potentially inform interventions.
Author: Elizabeth S. Gromisch, Aaron P. Turner, Steven L. Leipertz, John Beauvais, Jodie K. Haselkorn
To estimate correlates of early intervention (EI) service dosage and gains in children’s functional capabilities from EI entry and discharge.
Author: Zachary S. Richardson, Elizabeth A. Scully, Jodi K. Dooling-Litfin, Natalie J. Murphy, Briana Rigau, Mary A. Khetani, Beth M. McManus
To determine demographic and physiologic factors that predict improvement in aerobic capacity among individuals with chronic stroke participating in cycling interventions.
Author: Susan M. Linder, Sara Davidson, Anson Rosenfeldt, Amanda Penko, John Lee, Mandy Miller Koop, Dermot Phelan, Jay L. Alberts

British Journal of Sports Medicine ( Full Text available for some articles)

Author: Kearney, R., Le, C. Y., Heerey, J., OCallaghan, A.
Author: Vandelanotte, C., Duncan, M. J., Kolt, G. S., Caperchione, C. M., Savage, T. N., Van Itallie, A., Oldmeadow, C., Alley, S. J., Tague, R., Maeder, A. J., Rosenkranz, R. R., Mummery, W. K.
Author: Myer, G. D., Barber Foss, K., Thomas, S., Galloway, R., DiCesare, C. A., Dudley, J., Gadd, B., Leach, J., Smith, D., Gubanich, P., Meehan III, W. P., Altaye, M., Lavin, P., Yuan, W.
Author: Lolli, L., Batterham, A. M., Hawkins, R., Kelly, D. M., Strudwick, A. J., Thorpe, R. T., Gregson, W., Atkinson, G.

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Cariopulmonary Physical Therapy Journal (Full-text available via NHS Athens)

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International Journal of Therapy and Rehabilitation (Full-text available via NHS Athens)

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New zealand Journal of Physiotherapy (Full-text available via NHS Athens)

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Physical Therapy (Full-text available via NHS Athens)

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Physiotherapy Theory and Practice (Full-text available via NHS Athens after 18 months)

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