9780323221962-0323221963-The Muscle and Bone Palpation Manual with Trigger Points, Referral Patterns and Stretching

The Muscle and Bone Palpation Manual with Trigger Points, Referral Patterns and Stretching

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ISBN-13: 9780323221962
ISBN-10: 0323221963
Edition: 2
Author: Joseph E. Muscolino DC
Publication date: 2015
Publisher: Mosby
Format: Paperback 544 pages
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ISBN-13: 9780323221962
ISBN-10: 0323221963
Edition: 2
Author: Joseph E. Muscolino DC
Publication date: 2015
Publisher: Mosby
Format: Paperback 544 pages

Summary

Acknowledged authors Joseph E. Muscolino DC wrote The Muscle and Bone Palpation Manual with Trigger Points, Referral Patterns and Stretching comprising 544 pages back in 2015. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 0323221963 and 9780323221962. Since then The Muscle and Bone Palpation Manual with Trigger Points, Referral Patterns and Stretching textbook received total rating of 3.5 stars and was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $ 30.02 or rent at the marketplace.

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Muscolino’ s comprehensive and visually engaging coverage takes an in-depth look at palpation of muscle and bone along with trigger points and their pain referral patterns, stretching, specific muscle treatment, and more. Amazing four-color artwork shows palpation of the muscle with illustrations drawn over full-color photos. New additions such as review questions, "Deeper Thoughts," case studies and an Interactive Muscle Program help you develop integrative clinical-reasoning skills and successfully apply palpation techniques in massage therapy.

  • Step-by-step muscle palpation coverage
  • with clear reasoning provided for each step presents content in a way that is easily understood and remembered rather than just memorized.
  • Amazing four-color artwork shows palpation of the muscle with muscle and bone illustrations drawn over full-color photos offering you a better sense of exactly how the muscles look and where the muscle is located underneath the skin as it is being palpated.
  • UNIQUE! Stretching coverage provides more information on this effective treatment technique and helps you understand the role of stretching in treatment.
  • Trigger Points and Referral Patterns illustrations show where trigger points lie on the muscle and where pain radiates when an injury is felt so you can effectively identify trigger points and referral patterns in a clinical setting.
  • UNIQUE! Palpation photos help students and practitioners learn to identify muscles when the body is positioned the way they will encounter it in the massage setting.
  • Specific massage-related assessment and treatment strokes are shown through illustrations and in the Palpation Notes, moving you from theory and assessment to practical application.
  • Bone Palpation coverage teaches you to identify and palpate bones and bony landmarks.
  • Chapter overviews and outlines introduce each chapter so you can preview the content and direction of the chapter at the major concept level.
  • Measurable chapter objectives at the start of each chapter identify key goals as well as information that should be mastered.
  • NEW! Interactive Muscle Program
  • available on Evolve allows you to see muscle attachments and the relationship among the muscles of the region, easing the process and aiding in retention of material.
  • NEW! Drawings of therapist-assisted stretches added to the third section of the text supplies you with a comprehensive look at stretching, with both the existing self-stretches and the assisted stretches presented side-by-side.
  • NEW! Case studies keep your interest level high with the opportunity for integrative, clinical reasoning.
  • NEW! Reformatted Bone Palpation and Ligaments section offers content in a narrative format consistent with the rest of the text for easier navigation.
  • NEW! "Deeper Thoughts" questions actively engage and challenge your reasoning skills.
  • NEW! Review questions allow you to discuss concepts and synthesize important chapter information.
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