Selected resources - for more on this topic contact the library
The Physical Therapy Web Space: a resource site with links to organisations and societies, diseases and injuries, mailing lists and other related websites
Physical Therapist Online: includes articles by qualifed physiotherapists, mailing lists, a bulletin board and links to other relevant websites
Physiobase.com: a range of information for physiotherapists including a directory of physiotherapy related associations and interest groups, a physiochat cafe and physio news
The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy: the professional, educational and trade union body for the UK
PEDro: the Physiotherapy Evidence Database: abstracts of randomised controlled trials, systematic reviews and evidence-based clinical practice guidelines in physiotherapy. Most trials on the database have been rated for quality
Electronic Journals - Top 5 - Athens account required
Other e-journals are available: log in with NHS Athens at NHS Evidence
British Journal of Sports Medicine - 1964 onwards
Clinical Rehabilitation - 1998 onwards
Physical Therapy - 1996 onwards
Physiotherapy: theory and practice - 1985 onwards
Physiotherapy Canada - 2004 onwards (6 months delay)
|Clinics in Sports Medicine
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|International Journal of Therapy
||2003 - 2010
||2003 - 2013
||1999 - 2003,
|Physiotherapy Theory and Practice
Electronic Books - Athens account required
Clarke, A. (2010). ABC of spinal disorders. (ABC). Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell
Everett; Fevre; Donagh. (2003). Interventions for Mental Health: An Evidence-Based Approach for Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists. Elsevier Publishing
|Dimond, B. (2009) Legal aspects of physiotherapy. 2nd ed. Chichester : Wiley-Blackwell.
|Glynn, A. : Fiddler, H. (2009) The physiotherapist's pocket guide to exercise: assessment, prescription and training. (Pocketbook physiotherapy). Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone.
|Guthrie, L.J. (2009). Clinical case studies in physiotherapy : a guide for students and graduates. Edinburgh : Churchill Livingstone.
|Palastanga, N. ; Soames, R. (2012) Anatomy and human movement : structure and function. 6th ed. Edinburgh : Churchill Livingstone.
|Ward, J. P. T.; Linden, W. A. (2008). Physiology at a glance. 2nd ed. (At a glance). Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell.
Please contact the library to suggest appropriate books for purchase
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For a full list of books & journals use our online catalogue - www.swims.nhs.uk
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Updated: 14th February 2013 DC
(Print journals 21st March 2013 CG)
(Books 9th April 2013 DC)