Orthopedic Assessment in Massage Therapy

OMERIComprehensive, research-based discussion that explores the soft-tissues and their disorders
Detailed descriptions of the anatomy, biomechanics, and pathology of numerous soft-tissue conditions
Informative review of the soft-tissues’ normal function and the ways they are impaired
Easy to follow and learn assessment approach that will help clinicians develop effective treatment plans
What to look for and possible findings in history, observation, palpation, range-of-motion, resistance, and special tests
Provides an in-depth discussion of the physiological rationale for soft tissue treatments and explains treatments most effective for each condition
Extensive charts and diagrams for quick access to information, such as muscle innervation, joint and muscle actions, and nerve entrapment locations
Testing procedures explained biomechanically and functionally to aid understanding
Sections on differential evaluation listing conditions with similar symptoms
User-friendly, well-organized design makes reading and finding information easy
Hundreds of detailed anatomical images and photographs
Schools
Orthopedic Massage is a favored text for schools teaching advanced clinical skills, sports or orthopedic massage, and/or common pain or injury treatment in their curriculum. School discounts available .
Massage Continuing Education Credits
This book is used in all of our massage therapy training programs. Once you purchase the book, you have several options for gaining massage CE credits: short courses, and online and hands-on programs.
Discounts
Purchase Orthopedic Assessment and Orthopedic Massage together and save $15! Textbooks are also discounted when you purchase any online or hands-on workshop course.
Books by Whitney Lowe