Janet Carr & Roberta Shepherd, internationally renowned physical therapists, edited this second edition of their long-running bestseller. The new edition further explores the role of the physical therapist as an "applied movement scientist." The continuing relevance of movement science is discussed in light of clinical outcomes research & recent scientific developments in rehabilitation. Information is added on methods of measurement, strengthening exercises, & new findings related to brain reorganization. References & photographs are thoroughly updated.Roberta B. Shepherd is the author of 'Movement Science: Foundations for Physical Therapy in Rehabilitation', published 2000 under ISBN 9780834217478 and ISBN 0834217473.