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Author Hall, Susan J. (Susan Jean), 1953-, ath.

Title Basic Biomechanics [electronic resource] / Susan J. Hall.

Published New York, N.Y. : McGraw-Hill Education LLC., c2016.


Location Call No. Status
Edition 7th ed.
Physical description xvi, 539 p. : ill., figs., tables; 28 cm.
Series McGraw-Hill's AccessPhysiotherapy
McGraw-Hill's AccessPhysiotherapy
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Chapter 1: What Is Biomechanics? -- Chapter 2: Kinematic Concepts for Analyzing Human Motion -- Chapter 3: Kinetic Concepts for Analyzing Human Motion -- Chapter 4: The Biomechanics of Human Bone Growth and Development -- Chapter 5: The Biomechanics of Human Skeletal Articulations -- Chapter 6: The Biomechanics of Human Skeletal Muscle -- Chapter 7: The Biomechanics of the Human Upper Extremity -- Chapter 8: The Biomechanics of the Human Lower Extremity -- Chapter 9: The Biomechanics of the Human Spine -- Chapter 10: Linear Kinematics of Human Movement -- Chapter 11: Angular Kinematics of Human Movement -- Chapter 12: Linear Kinetics of Human Movement -- Chapter 13: Equilibrium and Human Movement -- Chapter 14: Angular Kinetics of Human Movement -- Chapter 15: Human Movement in a Fluid Medium -- Appendix A: Basic Mathematics and Related Skills -- Appendix B: Trigonometric Functions -- Appendix C: Common Units of Measurement -- Appendix D: Anthropometric Parameters for the Human Body -- GLOSSARY.
Summary Assuming that some beginning students of biomechanics possess weak backgrounds in mathematics, this title includes numerous sample problems and applications, along with practical advice on approaching quantitative problems.
Other formats Also issued in online and PDF version.
Notes Description based on cover image and table of contents, viewed on Oct. 19, 2016.
Subject Biomechanics -- Textbooks.
Biomechanics -- Problems, exercises, etc.
Variant Title Basic Biomechanics, Seventh edition
ISBN 0073522767 (print-ISBN)
1259095533 (e-ISBN)
9780073522760 (print-ISBN)
9781259095535 (e-ISBN)