Describes the basis and practice of muscle energy techniques (MET). This is now a widely recognised approach to the treatment of musculoskeletal dysfunction. It fuses methods used in physical therapy, osteopathy and manual medicine. The text provides a comprehensive and up-to-date presentation of the techniques. The CD-ROM includes video clips to demonstrate the application of the techniques and so supports and supplements the text.
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World reknowned guru in the field of manual therapy and bodywork. Author of numerous CL titles: Palpation Skills Modern Neuromuscular Technique Fybromyalgia Syndrome Positional Release Techniques Delany and Chaitow: Clinical Applications of Neuromuscular Technique vols 1 and 2. Cranial Manipulation Theory and Practice New series in colaboration with Sandy Fritz: A massage therapist's guide to understanding, locating and treating myofascial trigger points A massage therapist's guide to lower back and pelvic pain Chaitow is also involved in several books commissioned from the USA. Editor of Journal of Bodywork and Movement therapies. Also published several books for the general public (published by Thorsons). Travels widely teaching and lecturing, particularly in the USA, Australia, UK and Europe.Contenuti:
An introduction to muscle energy techniques. Patterns of function and dysfunction. How to use MET. Sequential assessment and MET treatment of main postural muscles. Manual resistance techniques and rehabilitation. MET and the treatment of joints. Integrated neuromuscular inhibition technique (INIT).
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Descrizione libro Churchill Livingstone, 2001. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 2. Codice libro della libreria DADAX0443064962
Descrizione libro Churchill Livingstone, 2001. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 0443064962
Descrizione libro Churchill Livingstone, 2001. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. New item. Codice libro della libreria QX-141-26-7010407