Manipulation of the Spine, Thorax and Pelvis with DVD

3rd Edition

An Osteopathic Perspective

Authors:

  • Peter Gibbons
  • Philip Tehan
  • Peter Gibbons
  • Philip Tehan
  • 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

    No. of pages:
    304
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2010
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780702031304
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702073106

    About the authors

    Peter Gibbons

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

    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

    Peter Gibbons

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

    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