Clinical Applications of Neuromuscular Techniques: The Upper Body, Volume 1, 1e

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This volume presents the theories, validation and techniques of manual treatment for both chronic and acute neuromuscular pain and somatic dysfunction. The book takes a regional approach to treatment, providing a structural review of each area including ligaments and functional anatomy. It then examines each muscle and joint for a particular region, and includes step-by-step protocols for each muscle to be treated, giving particular reference to the treatment of trigger points. This text ensures the safe and effective application of soft tissue techniques and provides an invaluable source of reference to all manual therapy students and practitioners.

  • A complete one-stop text on the care of somatic pain and dysfunction
  • Combines NMT, MET, PRT and much more to give a variety of treatment options for each condition
  • Describes the different NMT techniques in relation to the joint anatomy involved
  • Gives practical step-by-step technique descriptions to make learning easier
  • Includes not only manual techniques but also hydrotherapy and nutritional support as well as guidance for the patient in the use of self-help approaches
  • Both authors are editors on the Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapy
  • Up-to-date and evidence-based
  • Builds on Chaitows Advanced Soft Tissue Techniques Series

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    About the Author:

    Leon Chaitow ND DO is an internationally known and respected osteopathic and naturopathic practitioner and teacher of soft tissue manipulation methods of treatment. He is author of over 60 books, including a series on Advanced Soft Tissue Manipulation (Muscle Energy Techniques, Positional Release Techniques, Modern Neuromuscular Techniques) and also Palpation Skills; Cranial

    Manipulation: Theory and Practice; Fibromyalgia Syndrome: A Practitioner’s Guide to Treatment, and many more. He is editor of the peer reviewed Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies, that offers a multidisciplinary perspective on physical methods of patient care. Leon Chaitow was for many years senior lecturer on the Therapeutic Bodywork degree courses which he helped to design at the School of Integrated Health, University of Westminster, London, where is he now an Honorary Fellow. He continues to teach and practice part-time in London, when not in Corfu, Greece where he focuses on his writing.

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    "Clinical Applications of Neuromuscular Techniques integrates scientific explanation with the artistry of practice into a comprehensive text, which serves as a valuable reference for bodywork practitioners...Chaitow and DeLany have achieved...a major contribution to the field of touch therapy...that will raise the standards of our profession..." Cynthia Myers, Massage Therapy Journal, Fall 2001
    you are looking for a book which clearly shows soft tissue techniques then I would recomend it. An ideal book to add to a departmental library" KSJ Knapton, Physical Therapy in Soprt (2002)

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