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Venolymphatic Drainage Therapy

an osteopathic and manual therapy approach

Prepared in an easy-to-follow, practical format, Venolymphatic Drainage Therapy: an Osteopathic and Manual Therapy Approach explores the anatomy, physiology, embryology and biomechanics of the venolymphatic system and also presents a variety of effective treatment options which range from the treatment of functional disorders of the diaphragm, the intraosseous fluid system, the spleen, liver and gallbladder, kidneys and ureters to the management of problems connected with the abdominal mesenteries and abdominal organs.

Richly illustrated with an abundance of artworks and photographs throughout, this volume will be ideal for osteopaths, chiropractors, physical therapists, physiotherapists and massage therapists worldwide.

Audience

Osteopathic physicians, osteopaths, chiropractors, physical therapists, physiotherapists and massage therapists both qualified and in training

Paperback, 464 Pages

Published: June 2012

Imprint: Churchill Livingstone

ISBN: 978-0-7020-4231-7

Contents

  • Chapter 1 Vasomotion, vasomotricity and cell tissue respiration

    Chapter 2 Connective tissue and body fluids

    Chapter 3 Biomechanics and rheology of human tissue

    Chapter 4 The diaphragms

    Chapter 5 Rhythms

    Chapter 6 The immune system

    Chapter 7 The lymphatic system

    Chapter 8 Examination and treatment of the diaphragm

    Chapter 9 Treating the venous, lymphatic and intraosseous fluid system

    Chapter 10 General compression and traction techniques and intraosseous treatment techniques for perfusion

    Chapter 11 Examination and treatment of the spleen

    Chapter 12 Examination and treatment of the liver and gallbladder

    Chapter 13 Examination and treatment of the kidneys and ureters

    Chapter 14 Examination and treatment of the abdominal mesenteries and abdominal organs

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