This second 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. In this second edition, chapters from the first edition have been thoroughly revised and updated and new material has been added on Myofascial Release, Somatics, Post-Facilitation Stretch, Friction Massage, Hypo- and Hyperpronation of the Foot, Strain and Counter Strain, Gait, the Extremities, and the Spine.Many orthopaedic tests are performed to support a treatment protocol that will be approved by the patienta#39;s insurance company. How much of the information gathered is really useful to help the doctor get the patient on the road to recovery ? Somatic ... He sponsored the first seminar that introduced the work of Moshe Feldenkrais, an Israeli scientist who was a pioneer in the field of neuromuscular learning.
|Title||:||Functional Soft Tissue Examination and Treatment by Manual Methods|
|Publisher||:||Jones & Bartlett Learning - 2005|