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The Complete Guide to Clinical Massage (Complete Guides)

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A practical guide to a burgeoning specialist area for fitness professionals and physiotherapists. A comprehensive guide to clinical massage techniques, tackled in Chris Norris's clear and accessible style. Packed with photographs and clear descriptions. The e-book version also contains video clips showing the massage techniques in action.

From the tools of the trade to how to use techniques most effectively on patients this is a must have guide for all trainee and practising masseuses, physiotherapists, sports therapists and fitness professionals.

About the Author

Christopher M. Norris is a Chartered Physiotherapist, sports scientist, highly successful author and established lecturer and consultant. He has over twenty years experience in treating soft tissue injuries and specialises in sports injuries and exercise therapy. As Norris Associates he runs two private clinics in Manchester and provides consultancy services to blue-chip industries and several leading sports clubs.

Table of Contents

Contents
Acknowledgements
Introduction
1 Massage in perspective
2 Clinical massage preparation
3 Traditional massage techniques
4 Specialist massage techniques
5 Planning the treatment session
6 Lower limb techniques
7 Trunk techniques
8 Chest and abdomen techniques
9 Upper limb techniques
10 Clinical massage research
Glossary
Further reading
Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9781408154571
Author:
Norris, Christopher M.
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Subject:
Sports and Fitness-Coaching General
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Complete Guides
Publication Date:
20130531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
colour photographs
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
9 x 7.4 x 0.5 in 1 lb

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