An introduction to human movement and biomechanics / edited by Andy Kerr and Philip Rowe. - Seventh edition. - xvi, 352 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm. - Physiotherapy essentials . - Physiotherapy essentials. .

Preceded by Human movement. 6th ed. / edited by Tony Everett and Clare Kell. 2010.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Now in its seventh edition, this reputable textbook is an ideal introduction to the study of human movement and an excellent reference encouraging and directing further study. For the first time there is a chapter dedicated to measuring and understanding physical activity, recognising the importance of this area to many health and sports professionals. More time is spent explaining the basic principles of biomechanics and the way they can be used to improve practice, including tissue mechanics and movement analysis techniques -- Provided by the publisher.

9780702062360 0702062367

GBB997943 bnb


Movement--physiology
Biomechanical Phenomena
Musculoskeletal Physiological Phenomena

QP 301 / .I58 2019

612.76

WE 103