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Module Reading List

Control and Movement, 2019/20, Semester 1, 2
Dr James Pickering
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Texts marked* are particularly useful. If you are thinking of buying any books, have a good look at them in the library first, to make sure that you personally find them helpful:

*Bear, M.F., Connors, B.W. and Paradiso, M.A. (2006) Neuroscience. Exploring the brain. 3rd edition. Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins

*Crossman, A.R. and Neary, D. (2010) Neuroanatomy An Illustrated Colour Text. 4th edition. Churchill Livingstone

*Drake, R.L., Vogl, W. and Mitchell, A.W.M. (2005) Gray’s Anatomy for Students. Elsevier, Churchill Livingstone

Gilroy, A.M., Macpherson, B. and Ross, L.M. (2008) Atlas of Anatomy. Thieme  

*Ginsberg, L. (2010) Lecture Notes on Neurology 9th edition. Blackwell Science . 9th edition. Blackwell Science

Gosling, J.A., Harris, P.F., Humpherson, J.R. and Whitmore, I. (2008) Human Anatomy Color Atlas and Textbook. 5th edition, Mosby-Wolfe  

Kandel, E.R., Schwartz, J.H. and Jessell, T.M. (2000) Principles of Neural Science. 4th edition. Mcgraw-Hill

*Moore, K.L. and Dalley, A.F. (2005) Clinically Oriented Anatomy. 5th edition. Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins  

*Rang, H.P., Dale, M.M., Ritter, J.M. and Flower, R. (2007) Rang and Dale’s Pharmacology. 5th edition, Churchill Livingstone Elsevier

Sadler, T.W. (2006) Langman’s Medical Embryology. 10th edition, Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins

Tank, P.W. and Gest, T.R. (2009) Atlas of anatomy. Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins

Young, B., Lowe, J.S., Stevens, A. and Heath, J.W. (2006) Wheater’s Functional Histology. 5th edition. Churchill Livingstone Elsevier

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Patient accounts of disease

These autobiographical accounts may be of interest as they provide patients' perspectives of life with various neurological or musculoskeletal conditions.

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Bauby, J. (1997) Diving bell and the butterfly. London : Fourth Estate

Holmes, C.P. (2005) Married to the vent : an autobiography. Bloomington, Ind. : AuthorHouse

Lapotaire, J. (2003) Time out of Mind. London : Virago

McCrum, R. (1999) My year off. London : Picador

Newborn, B. (1997) Return to Ithaca. Shaftesbury : Element 

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Parkinson's Disease

Fox, M.J. (2002) Lucky Man, a memoir. London : Ebury

Godwin-Austen, R. (1997) Parkinson's disease handbook. London : Sheldon Press

Rose, H. (1999) An old age pensioner at eighteen. London : Parkinsons Disease Society (out of print)

Tomlin, M. (2000) 40 years a Parkinson's person. Poole : Parkinsons Disease Society (out of print)

Williams, J. (1999) Parkinson's disease and employment. London : Parkinsons Disease Society (out of print)

Williams, J. (1999) Parkinson's disease: doctors as patients. London : Parkinsons Disease Society (out of print) 

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Lindquist, U.C. (2006) Rowing without oars. London : John Murray

Loder, C. (1997) Standing in the sunshine. London : Century

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Schacter, S. (2000) The brainstorms woman. London : Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

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Brain Tumours

Arthur, L. (2000) Shadow in tiger country : one last year of love. London : HarperCollins

Kemp, M. (2000) True: the autobiography of Martin Kemp. London : Orion

Noble, I. (2005) Like a hole in the head: living with a brain tumour. London : Hodder & Stoughton

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Cole, J. (2004) Still lives : narratives of spinal cord injury. London : MIT Press

Hill, J. (2001) Footprints in the snow : how science helped turn tragedy to triumph. London

Reeve, C. (1999) Still me. London : Arrow

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Madruga, L. (2000) One step at a time. San Jose, Calif. :

Mills, H. (1996) Out on a limb. London : Warner

Podson, I. (1999) Repercussion. Alpharetta, Georgia : Mindscapes

Whittacker, T. (2001) Higher purpose. Washington, DC : Lifeline Press

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Baier, S. (1989) Bed number ten. Boca Raton, Fla. : CRC Press

Lapper, A. (2005) My life in my hands. London : Simon & Schuster

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Useful websites

Patient UK - Links to self help groups

NINDS - Information from the American National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

This list was last updated on 19/09/2018