Craniofacial Dysfunction and Pain - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780750629638

Craniofacial Dysfunction and Pain

1st Edition

Manual Therapy, Assessment and Management

Authors: Harry von Piekartz Lynn Bryden
Paperback ISBN: 9780750629638
Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
Published Date: 12th December 2000
Page Count: 246

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  • Prestigious text with expert international contributors including acclaimed anatomists and cranial morphologists * Highly practical text with a page of text facing a page of high quality black and white photographs * Geoff Maitland has endorsed this text

Table of Contents

Skull growth in relation to mechanical stimulation; Features of cranial tissue as a basis for clinical pattern recognition, examination and treatment; Primary and secondary cranial asymmetry in KISS children; Manual therapy movements of the craniofacial region as a therapeutic approach to children with long-term ear disease; Cervicogenic headache: a clinician's perspective; Cervicogenic headache: physical examination and management; Neurodynamics of cranial nervous tissue (cranioneurodynamics); Experience of pain and the craniofacial region; The influence of posture and alteration of function upon the craniocervical and craniofacial regions; Clinical reasoning - a basis for examination and treatment in the cranial region; Pain management in patients with chronic craniofacial pain; Clinimetrics for the clinician - the use of some indexes applicable in the craniocervical and craniofacial regions


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About the Authors

Harry von Piekartz

Affiliations and Expertise

Physical Therapist, Department of Orofacial Research and Management, The Netherlands; Senior teacher in manual therapy; International Maitland Teacher Association(IMTA)

Lynn Bryden

Affiliations and Expertise

Physiotherapist, London, UK