Oatis CA: Kinesiology: the mechanics & pathomechanics of human movement, Philadelphia, 2004, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
This book provides excellent and detailed explanations of the mechanics and pathomechanics of human movement. It is an ideal textbook for understanding human functional anatomy.
Walker B: The anatomy of sports injuries, Berkeley, Calif., 2007, Lotus Publishing.
The author is a prominent Australian sports trainer with more than 20 years' experience in the health and fitness industry. This book provides concise and precise description of the sports injuries listed in this chapter with excellent, clear illustrations. In particular, it presents the appropriate medical treatment and prognosis for each injury. This is an excellent reference for athletes, coaches, and dry needling acupuncture practitioners.
Wirhed R: Athletic ability and the anatomy of motion, ed 3,
Edinburgh, 2006, Elsevier. This book provides an excellent explanation of the anatomy of athletic motion. It is a concise but very useful reference for both athletes and coaches.
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