This practical resource examines the research, theory, and practice associated with stretching therapy. Anatomical illustrations and clear descriptions make it easy to learn which muscles are affected by specific treatment techniques. Full-color photographs show correct positioning of the patient and the therapist, with explanations of each movement on the same page or two-page spread. Comprehensive information on stretching provides essential knowledge for sports therapy or other manual therapy practice. Easy-to-access format presents each topic on a single page or page spread. Full-color photographs illustrate the correct position of the patient. Two-color anatomical illustrations show the position of the muscle involved in each technique.This practical resource examines the research, theory, and practice associated with stretching therapy.
|Author||:||Jari Ylinen, Leon Chaitow, Julie Nurmenniemi, Sandie Hill|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier Health Sciences - 2008|