Textbook of Remedial Massage 2e is a comprehensive and practical book for students and practitioners of remedial massage.
Written by Sandra Grace and Jane Graves, the text provides expert instruction in commonly used and highly valued remedial massage techniques, including trigger points, muscle stretching and myofascial release. Each technique is accompanied by:
- step-by-step illustrations and photographs
- physiological principles
- current evidence of efficacy
- contraindications and precautions
1.Remedial massage in Australian healthcare
2.Assessment procedures for remedial massage: an evidence-based approach
3.Planning remedial massage therapy
4.Remedial massage techniques for muscles
6.Myofascial trigger points
9.Lymphatic drainage massage
10.The low back and pelvis
11.The thoracic region
12.The cervical region
13.The head and face
15.The shoulder region
16.The elbow region
17.The wrist and hand
18.The hip region
20.The leg, ankle and foot
21.Specific client groups
22.Answers to Review Questions
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- © Elsevier 2020
- 30th October 2019
- Paperback ISBN:
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Senior Lecturer in Osteopathic Medicine, Southern Cross University Adjunct Research Associate, The Education for Practice Institute, Charles Sturt University
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