Prepare your massage therapy students to meet the needs of clients who require clinical orthopedic work with a combo Manual Therapy for the Neck & Low Back and Pelvis. We offer a special price for this 2 prthopedic massage treatment books by Joe Muscolino!
This 2 books are straightforward, procedures-oriented book empowers students to develop the advanced clinical orthopedic skills they need to confidently and effectively manage pain and conditions in the neck and lower back and pelvis.
Drawing on his experience as a chiropractor, manual therapist, and educator, author Joe Muscolino guides students through effective clinical orthopedic manual therapy techniques for the functional muscle groups and joints of the neck lower back and pelvis. Accompanying video clips demonstrate techniques in action.
Part One of the book begins with an overview of the anatomy and physiology of the neck, common pathologic conditions, and assessment. Part Two sets forth a variety of tested and proven treatment techniques. And Part Three offers self-care advice for both the client and the manual therapist. The treatment routines set forth in the text combine images with detailed explanations to guide students through effective clinical orthopedic manual therapy techniques for the functional muscle groups and joints of the neck. Accompanying DVD includes video clips show these techniques in action. (304 pages + DVD)
The Low back & Pelvis:
Part One provides an overview of anatomy and physiology, common pathologic conditions, and assessment, while Part Two offers a variety of tested and proven treatment techniques. Each treatment chapter combines illustrations and photos with detailed explanations to help readers visualize and understand the specific technique and underlying anatomic structures. Include Practical online resources: Bonus Chapter: Self-Care for the Client, Bonus Chapter: Self-Care for the Therapist, Chapter Review Questions and Answers, Answers to Case Study “Think It Through” questions, Video Clips of Selected Techniques, Complete Image Bank with photos, illustrations, and tables (400 pages + Online Resources)