Functional Soft Tissue Examination And Treatment By Manual Methods / Edition 3

Functional Soft Tissue Examination And Treatment By Manual Methods / Edition 3

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by Warren I. Hammer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0763752878

ISBN-13: 9780763752873

Pub. Date: 02/15/2007

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

This third edition of this very successful book includes chapters written by experts in the methods of manual treatment and provides step-by-step instructions on how to examine your patient using a logical sequence of passive, contractile, and special tests, and how to relate findings to biomechanical problems and lesions. Included are hundreds of diagrams,…  See more details below

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This third edition of this very successful book includes chapters written by experts in the methods of manual treatment and provides step-by-step instructions on how to examine your patient using a logical sequence of passive, contractile, and special tests, and how to relate findings to biomechanical problems and lesions. Included are hundreds of diagrams, photographs, illustrations, and summary charts.

Completely updated edition

Includes 12 new chapters

Provides step-by-step, how-to examination and treatment guidance

Contains nearly 700 photos and illustrations

Discusses new testing methods

Presents new information at the cellular level based on how we affect soft tissue when we touch, compress, or stretch tissue with our hands or special instruments

Presents the latest information and techniques dealing with:

•Joint play treatment
•Friction massage
•Rehabilitation of soft tissues
•Strain/counterstrain
•Hypo- and hyperpronation of the foot
•Post facilitation stretch
•Chronically shortened muscles
•TMJ

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780763752873
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Publication date:
02/15/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
775
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.70(d)

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