Orthopedic Massage
  • Publisher : Churchill Livingstone
  • Release : 06 August 2021
  • ISBN : 0443068127
  • Page : 296 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 1 voters

Download or read online book entitled Orthopedic Massage, was written by Whitney Lowe and published by Churchill Livingstone in pdf, epub and kindle format. This book was released on 06 August 2021 with total pages 296. Although written chiefly for massage practitioners, the lessons it teaches are relevant to any practitioner who is concerned with the treatment of soft-tissue injuries. Includes detailed technical information, extensive illustrations, and reliable reference material essential to everyday practice. Provides a comprehensive approach to treatment of common soft tissue pain and injury. Explains common orthopedic problems in detail, addressing biomechanics, kinesiology, and anatomy. Provides an in-depth discussion of the physiologic rationale for soft tissue treatments and explains those most effective for each condition. Integrates treatment approaches from across the field and gives detailed, easy-to-follow steps for their application.Compares traditional treatments with soft tissue manipulation for each problem discussed. Clearly links anatomy, physiology, and biomechanics with clinical practice.