Massage and Remedial Exercises

Massage and Remedial Exercises

In Medical and Surgical Conditions

1st Edition - January 1, 1932

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  • Author: Noël M. Tidy
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483222431

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Massage and Remedial Exercises: In Medical and Surgical Conditions describes the principles of certain forms of massage and remedial exercises for specific medical and surgical condition. This book is composed of 23 chapters. Considerable chapters are devoted to treatment of fractures, along with suggestions of approximate dates on which to begin the movements. Other chapters cover the treatment options for central nervous system, motor and sensory neurons, and muscle diseases. Different forms of deformities and constitutional, heart, blood, respiratory organ, abdominal, and pelvic diseases are considered in the last chapters. This book is directed primarily toward medical gymnasts.

Table of Contents


  • Chapter I Fractures: General Considerations

    Varieties

    Causes

    Displacement

    General Symptoms

    Healing

    Complications

    Principles of Treatment

    Manipulations and Movements Commonly Required at Various Stages

    Chapter II Fractures of the Upper Extremity

    Splinting and Support

    Clavicle

    Scapula

    Humerus

    Ulna

    Radius

    Bones of Wrist and Hand

    Volkmann's Ischemic Contracture

    Chapter III Fractures of the Low Erextremity

    Femur

    Patella

    Tibia

    Fibula

    Tibia and Fibula

    Bones of Foot

    Re-education in Walking

    Chapter IV Dislocations

    I. Dislocations of the Upper Extremity

    Acromio-Clavicular Joint

    Sterno-Clavicular Joint

    Shoulder

    Elbow

    Wrist

    Thumb

    II. Dislocations of the Lower Extremity

    Hip

    Dislocation or Injury of the Knee

    Ankle

    Sacro-Iliac Strain

    Chapter V Sprains: Muscle Injuries: Wounds and Scars

    I. Sprains

    Sprained Wrist

    Sprained Ankle

    Sprained Back

    II. Rupture or Injury of Muscles

    Tennis Elbow

    Tennis Leg

    III. Wounds and Scars

    Open Wounds

    Recently-Healed Scars

    Pain in Healed Scars

    Chapter VI Treatment of the After-Effects of Injury: Stiff Joints

    Stiff Shoulder

    Stiff Elbow and Superior Radio-Ulnar Joint

    Stiff Wrist, Hand, and Fingers

    Stiff Hip

    Stiff Knee

    Stiff Ankle, Foot, and Toes

    Chapter VII Diseases of Joints, Synovial Membranes, and Bones

    I. Diseases of Joints

    Traumatic Synovitis or Arthritis

    Bacterial Synovitis or Arthritis

    Infective Arthritis 'Rheumatoid' Arthritis

    Osteo-Arthritis

    Still's Disease

    'Dry' Arthritis

    Tuberculous Joints

    II. Diseases of Synovial Sheaths, Burse, Etc.

    Tenosynovitis

    Bursitis

    Ganglion

    III. Diseases of Bone

    Osteomyelitis, Periostitis

    Chapter VIII Diseases of the Nervous System: General Considerations

    Etiology of Nervous Diseases

    Pathology

    General Symptoms

    Classification

    Chapter IX Diseases of the Motor Neurons

    I. Lesions of the Upper Motor Neuron

    Hemiplegia

    Cerebral Paralyses of Infancy

    Primary Spastic Paraplegia

    II. Lesions of the Lower Motor Neuron

    Acute Anterior Poliomyelitis

    Progressive Muscular Atrophy

    Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

    Chapter X Diseases of the Sensory Neurons

    Tabes Dorsalis

    Syringomyelia

    Chapter XI Other Diseases of the Brain and Spinal Cord

    Paralysis Agitans

    Encephalitis Lethargica

    Cerebellar Ataxia

    Disseminated Sclerosis

    Combined Sclerosis

    Friedreich's Disease

    Transverse Myelitis

    Chorea

    Chapter XII Lesions of the Peripheral Nerves

    I. Nerve Lesions of the Upper Extremity

    Ulnar Paralysis

    Median Paralysis

    Musculospiral Paralysis

    Paralysis Due To Injury of the Circumflex Nerve

    Erb's Paralysis

    Klumpke's Paralysis

    II. Nerve Lesions of the Lower Extremity

    Anterior Crural Paralysis

    External Popliteal Paralysis

    III. Winged Scapula

    IV. Facial Paralysis

    V. Operations On Nerves

    Chapter XIII Neuritis and Neuralgia. Cramp

    I. Neuritis and Neuralgia

    Brachial Neuritis

    Intercostal Neuralgia or Neuritis

    Sciatica

    Multiple Neuritis

    II. Cramp

    Chapter XIV Functional Nervous Diseases

    Neurasthenia

    Hysteria-Spasmodic Torticollis

    Occupation Neuroses

    Epilepsy

    Chapter XV Diseases of Muscle

    The Dystrophies (Pseudo-Hypertrophic Muscular Dystrophy; Erb's Juvenile Type; Infantile Type)

    Amyotonia Congenita

    Thomsen's Disease

    Myasthenia Gravis

    Chapter XVI Deformities of the Upper and Lower Extremities

    I. Deformities of the Upper Extremity

    Sprengel's Shoulder Club-Hand and Congenital Absence of Radius, Ulna, or Other Bones

    Dupuytren'S Contracture

    Contracted Fingers

    II. Deformities of the Lower Extremity

    Congenital Dislocation of the Hip

    Coxa Vara

    Genu Valgum

    Genu Varum (Bandylegs) and Bow-Legs

    Flat-Foot and Weak Foot

    Pes Planovalgus

    Metatarsalgia

    Talipes

    Pes Cavus

    Hallux Valgus

    Hallux Rigidus and Hallux Flexus

    Hammer-Toe

    Chapter XVII Deformities of the Spine

    I. Antero-Posterior Curves

    Kyphosis

    Lordosis

    Kypho-Lordosis

    Flat-Back

    II. Lateral Curves

    Scoliosis

    Torticollis

    III. Pott'S Disease

    Chapter XVIII Constitutional Diseases

    Chronic Rheumatism of Joints

    Rheumatism of Muscle Tendons and Aponeuroses

    Muscular Rheumatism

    Rickets

    Gout

    Diabetes Mell1tus

    Obesity

    Chapter XIX Diseases of the Heart

    Physiology. Diseases

    I. Pericarditis

    II. Disease of the Endocardium

    III. Disease of the Myocardium

    IV. Disorders of the Cardiac Rhythm

    Chapter XX Diseases of Blood and Lymph-Vessels

    I. Diseases of the Arteries

    Arteriosclerosis

    Aneurysm Raynaud'S Disease

    Chilblains

    II. Diseases of the Veins

    Phlebitis

    Thrombosis

    Varicose Veins

    Hemorrhoids

    III. Obstruction of Lymphatics

    Cedema

    Chapter XXI Blood Diseases

    Anemia

    Chlorosis

    Pernicious Anemia

    Plethora

    Hemophilia

    Purpura

    Chapter XXXI Diseases of the Respiratory Organs

    I. Diseases of the Nose and Throat

    Chronic Nasal Catarrh and Laryngitis

    Chronic Tonsillitis and Adenoids

    II. Diseases of the Bronchi

    Chronic Bronchitis Bronchiectasisasthma

    III. Diseases of the Lungs

    Emphysema

    Lobar Pneumonia

    Fibrosis of the Lung

    Bronchopneumonia Tuberculosis

    IV. Diseases of the Pleura

    Pleurisy and Empyema

    V. Examples of Breathing Exercises

    Chapter XXIII Abdominal and Pelvic Conditions

    I . Abdominal Conditions

    Chronic Gastritis

    Dilated Stomach

    Gastric and Duodenal Ulcer

    Enteritis

    Colitis

    Marasmus in Infants

    Appendicitis

    Constipation

    Cirrhosis of the Liver

    Defective Action of the Liver

    Chronic Nephritis

    Visceroptosis

    II. Pelvic Conditions

    Enuresis Nocturna in Children

    Disturbances of Menstruation

    Pregnancy and the Puerperium

    Phlegmasia Alba Dolens

    Index


Product details

  • No. of pages: 444
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Butterworth-Heinemann 1932
  • Published: January 1, 1932
  • Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483222431

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