Required Reading

  • Apart from standard anatomical works and abstracts from osteopathic and orthodox journals, trainees will find that they need to sample a variety of texts to acquire a balanced view of the field in which they will practice, students are not required to purchase texts prior to the course. An initial list might include the following:

    1. Colour Atlas and Textbook of Human Anatomy, Vol 1, Locomotor Anatomy. Werner Platzer Thieme Flexibook ISBN 978-3-13-533306-9

    2. Quick Reference Evidence Based Conditions Manual 3rd Edition Michael Carnes, Nikita Vizniak, Michael A Carnes ISBN -13:978-0-9732742-3-3

    3. Manipulative Therapy in Rehabilitation of the Motor System Karel Lewit ISBN 0-407-00252-9

    4. Principles of Manual Medicine Philip Greenman ISBN 0-683-03558-4

    5. The osteopathic approach to diagnosis and treatment. 3rd Edition Digiovanna, Schiowitz, Dowling ISBN-13: 978-0-7817-4293-1

    6. Anatomy & Human Movement. 6th Edition Nigel Palastanga, Derek Field, Roger Soames ISBN 978-0-7020-4053-5

    7. Text book of Musculoskeletal Medicine. 2nd edition. Michael Hutson, Richard Ellis ISBN-13: 978-0192630506