A Massage Therapist's Guide to Pathology / Edition 2

A Massage Therapist's Guide to Pathology / Edition 2

by Ruth Werner
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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

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A Massage Therapist's Guide to Pathology / Edition 2

This Second Edition textbook and reference tool is thoroughly updated. It presents a wide variety of diseases and conditions seen by students and practitioners, and discusses how massage may or may not fit into the healing process. New features include integration of additional artwork with color plate enhancement, an increased amount of case studies and personal stories, and current developments in pathology in relation to the context of massage therapy as well as other types of bodywork. Topics covered each fall under sub-heading listings: definition, signs and symptoms, etiology, and the application of massage therapy as a treatment modality option, and more.

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ISBN-13: 9780781732932
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date: 08/28/2002
Series: LWW Massage Therapy and Bodywork Educational Series
Edition description: Second Edition
Pages: 550
Product dimensions: 8.68(w) x 11.30(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Integumentary System Conditions

Chapter 2: Musculoskeletal System Conditions

Chapter 3: Nervous System Conditions

Chapter 4: Circulatory System Conditions

Chapter 5: Lymph and Immune System Conditions

Chapter 6: Respiratory System Conditions

Chapter 7: Digestive System Conditions

Chapter 8: Endocrine System Conditions

Chapter 9: Urinary System Conditions

Chapter 10: Reproductive System Conditions

Chapter 11: Miscellaneous Conditions

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