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Condition-Specific Massage Therapy (Lww Massage Therapy and Bodywork Educational)

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Publisher Comments:

This package contains the following products:

  • 978-0-7817-6919-8 Massage Therapist's Guide to Pathology Werner, Ruth
  • 978-0-9621265-7-4 Business Mastery Sohnen-Moe, Cherie M.
  • 978-1-58255-807-3 Condition-Specific Massage Therapy Bucci, Celia
  • 978-0-7817-6309-7 Drug Handbook for Massage Therapists Wible, Jean M.

Book News Annotation:

Intended to add clinical depth and condition specific methodologies to a basic massage training course, and as a resource for continuing education for Licensed Massage Therapists (LMTs), this textbook examines basic principles of a condition-specific approach to massage and provides instruction for addressing a variety of localized and systemic injuries and health problems. Among the conditions addressed are hyperkyphosis, carpal tunnel syndrome, patellofemoral syndrome, plantar fasciitis and tendinopathy. The work includes numerous illustrations and tables as well as sidebars and supplementary sections on professional development. Bucci is a LMT with a private practice associated with Illinois Masonic Hospital. Annotation ©2011 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

This package contains the following products: 

  • 9780781763097 Wible Drug Handbook for Massage Therapists (LWW In Touch Series)
  • 9780962126574 Sohnen-Moe Business Mastery
  • 9781582558073 Bucci Condition-Specific Massage Therapy (LWW Massage Therapy)

Synopsis:

Condition-Specific Massage Therapy is a versatile book that outlines treatment goals for relieving musculoskeletal conditions in the context of a relaxation/wellness massage session. Students in a basic 500-700 hour program and practicing therapists will both benefit from the techniques outlined, as well as build upon critical thinking and basic massage skills. This book will prepare therapists and students both in the clinical and spa setting for dealing with common musculoskeletal conditions. Templated chapters for eleven of these common conditions apply foundational science to massage practice and move the student from understanding each condition to assessing and working with the client. Each chapter ends with a Professional Growth section, which encourages further exploration and critical thinking.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781582558073
Author:
Bucci, Celia
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Author:
&
Author:
Lippincott Williams
Author:
Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
Author:
Wilkins
Subject:
Alternative medicine
Subject:
Health and Medicine-Massage and Bodywork
Subject:
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
LWW Massage Therapy and Bodywork Educational Series
Publication Date:
20110231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
368
Dimensions:
10.88 x 8.38 in

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This package contains the following products: 

  • 9780781763097 Wible Drug Handbook for Massage Therapists (LWW In Touch Series)
  • 9780962126574 Sohnen-Moe Business Mastery
  • 9781582558073 Bucci Condition-Specific Massage Therapy (LWW Massage Therapy)

"Synopsis" by ,
Condition-Specific Massage Therapy is a versatile book that outlines treatment goals for relieving musculoskeletal conditions in the context of a relaxation/wellness massage session. Students in a basic 500-700 hour program and practicing therapists will both benefit from the techniques outlined, as well as build upon critical thinking and basic massage skills. This book will prepare therapists and students both in the clinical and spa setting for dealing with common musculoskeletal conditions. Templated chapters for eleven of these common conditions apply foundational science to massage practice and move the student from understanding each condition to assessing and working with the client. Each chapter ends with a Professional Growth section, which encourages further exploration and critical thinking.
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