E-Book - Clinical Application of Neuromuscular Techniques, Volume 1 - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9780702032974

E-Book - Clinical Application of Neuromuscular Techniques, Volume 1

2nd Edition

The Upper Body

eBook ISBN: 9780702032974
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone


The book discusses theories and physiology relevant to the manual treatment of chronic pain, especially as it regards the soft tissues of the upper body. Step-by-step protocols that address each muscle of a region and a regional approach to treatment are features that make this book unique. A structural review of each region, including ligaments and functional anatomy, adds value for new students and practitioners alike.

Key Features

  • Comprehensive ‘one-stop’ text on care of somatic pain and dysfunction
  • Designed and written to meet the needs of those working with neuromuscular dysfunction in a variety of professions
  • All muscles covered from perspective of assessment & treatment of myofascial pain
  • Describes the normal anatomy and physiology as well as the dysfunctions which may arise
  • Gives indications for treatments and guidance on making the appropriate treatment choice for each patient
  • Combines NMT, MET, PR and much more to give a variety of treatment options for each case
  • Describes the different NMT techniques in relation to the joint anatomy involved
  • Practical step-by-step technique descriptions
  • Includes not only manual techniques but also acupuncture, hydrotherapies and nutritional support as well as guidance for the patient in the use of self-help approaches
  • Two-color format
  • Up-to-date evidence based content


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