To read the latest scientific journals on the benefits of SFMA, select the following links:

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4004125/
Glaws KR, et al. Intra- and Inter-Rater Reliability of the Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA). International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy. 2014; 9(2): 195-207.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4060319/
Cook G, et al. Functional Movement Screening: The Use of Fundamental Movements as an Assessment  of Function - Part 1. International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy. 2014; 9(3): 396-409.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4127517/

Cook G, et al. Functional Movement Screening: The Use of Fundamental Movements as an Assessment  of Function - Part 2. International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy. 2014; 9(4): 549-563.

Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA)

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This assessment uses key movements to determine a patient's impairements and dysfunctional movements that may be the cause of their injury. This allows a more targeted prescription of rehabilitative exercises with a focus of prevention of future injury.