Manipulation of the Spine, Thorax and Pelvis with DVD - 3rd Edition

Manipulation of the Spine, Thorax and Pelvis with DVD

3rd Edition

An Osteopathic Perspective

Authors: Peter Gibbons Philip Tehan Peter Gibbons Philip Tehan
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone

Table of Contents

PART A HVLA thrust techniques – an osteopathic perspective
1 Introduction
2 Osteopathic philosophy, practice and technique
3 Kinematics and coupled motion of the spine
4 Spinal positioning and locking
5 Safety and high-velocity low-amplitude (HVLA) thrust techniques
6 Rationale for the use of high-velocity low-amplitude (HVLA) thrust techniques
7 Validation of clinical practice by research

PART B HVLA thrust techniques
8 Cervical and cervicothoracic spine
9 Thoracic spine and ribcage
10 Lumbar and thoracolumbar spine
11 Pelvis

PART C Technique failure and analysis

Index

Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
eBook ISBN:
9780702050916

About the Author

Peter Gibbons

Professor Peter Gibbons Adjunct Associate Professor Department of Rehabilitation Sciences College of Allied Health Sciences Oklahoma University Health Science Center USA

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor Osteopathic Medicine, Head of the School of Health Sciences, Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia

Philip Tehan

Professor Philip Tehan Adjunct Associate Professor School of Biomedical and Health Sciences Victoria University Australia Adjunct Associate Professor Department of Rehabilitation Sciences College of Allied Health Sciences Oklahoma University Health Science Center USA

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Lecturer, Osteopathic Medicine, School of Health Sciences, Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia

Peter Gibbons

Professor Peter Gibbons Adjunct Associate Professor Department of Rehabilitation Sciences College of Allied Health Sciences Oklahoma University Health Science Center USA

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor Osteopathic Medicine, Head of the School of Health Sciences, Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia

Philip Tehan

Professor Philip Tehan Adjunct Associate Professor School of Biomedical and Health Sciences Victoria University Australia Adjunct Associate Professor Department of Rehabilitation Sciences College of Allied Health Sciences Oklahoma University Health Science Center USA

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Lecturer, Osteopathic Medicine, School of Health Sciences, Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia