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Positional Release Techniques

Positional Release Techniques - 3rd edition

ISBN13: 978-0443101151

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ISBN13: 978-0443101151
ISBN10: 0443101159
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Edition/Copyright: 3RD 08
Publisher: Churchill Livingstone, Inc.
Published: 2008
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Positional Release Techniques - 3RD 08 edition

ISBN13: 978-0443101151

Leon Chaitow

ISBN13: 978-0443101151
ISBN10: 0443101159
Cover type:
Edition/Copyright: 3RD 08
Publisher: Churchill Livingstone, Inc.

Published: 2008
International: No
Summary

A comprehensive textbook covering all methods of spontaneous release by positioning. The background theory is explained and the techniques described in detail. The descriptions of the techniques are supplemented in the text by clear 2-colour line drawings and photographs and the DVD-ROM provides additional explanation through the use of video demonstrations with narrative by the author. Compares all major positional release methods from strain/counterstrain to functional osteopathy Details step-by-step use of these manual methods Describes integrated use with other manual approaches such as Muscle Energy Techniques Provides explanations of treatment of both muscle and joint problems Explains how the methods can be used to treat bedridden patients Emphasises safety and usefulness in both acute and chronic settings Three completely new contributed chapters: Sacro-occipital technique use of padded wedges for diagnosis and treatment; Overview of the McKenzie Method; and Application of positional techniques in the treatment of animals. Text completely updated with additional new videoclips included on DVD-ROM 56 new 2-colour line drawings and 27 new photographs

Author Bio

World reknowned guru in the filed of manual therapy and bodywork. Authors of numerous CL titles:Palpation Skills book Modern Neuromuscular Technique book Advanced Soft Tissue Techniques series Firbromyalgia Sysndrome book Positional Release Techniques book Advances Soft tissue Techniques series. Delany and Chaitow: clinical Applications of Neuromuscular Technique vols 1 and 2. Cranial Manipulation Theory and Practice book New series: Aimed as massage therapists in preparation. Chaitow is also involved in several books commissionied 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.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Spontaneous positional release
Chapter 2 The evolution of dysfunction
Chapter 3 The clinical use of strain/counterstrain techniques
Chapter 4 Advanced SCS and functional approaches
Chapter 5 Muscular pain: trigger points fibromyalgia and positional release
Chapter 6 Functional technique
Chapter 7 Facilitated positional release (FPR)
Chapter 8 Sacro-occipital technique use of padded wedges for diagnosis and treatment Robert Cooperstein
Chapter 9 Overview of the McKenzie Method Anthony J. Lisi
Chapter 10 The Mulligan concept: NAGs SNAGs MWMs Ed Wilson Dan G. Pilderwasser Palmiro Torrieri Jr and Marcelo Viana Marques Ferreira
Chapter 11 Unloading and proprioceptive taping Dylan Morrissey
Chapter 12 Application of positional techniques in the treatment of animals J. Brooks and A. G. Pusey

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