We recently interviewed Stacie J. Fruth, PT, DHSci, OCS, author of Fundamentals of the Physical Therapy Examination: Patient Interview and Tests & Measures, a unique text with companion videos that introduces physical therapy students to essential screening and examination techniques that form the foundation of their practice, across all body systems, and helps them develop clinical decision-making skills. Stacie Fruth gave so many insightful responses-- even why it's called the "purple book"-- that we couldn't wait to make the interview into a Podcast!
Introduction to Pathology for the Physical Therapist Assistant by Jahangir Moini recently received 4-Stars from Doody’s Review Service. Reviewer Daniel Higgins, DPT, OCS, ATC, from Orthopedic & Sports Physical Therapy Associates writes that,
We recently published Physical Therapy Clinical Handbook for PTAs, Second Edition by Olga Dreeben-Irimia. Designed specifically to help physical therapist assistants and physical therapist assistant students easily obtain helpful evidence-based information, it is a concise and condensed clinical pocket guide.