The Manual of Trigger Point and Myofascial Therapy PDF ePub eBook

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The Manual of Trigger Point and Myofascial Therapy free pdf This guide offers the reader a comprehensive theraputic approach for the evaluation and treatment of myofascial pain and musculoskeletal dysfunction. This manual serves as a quick reference for clinically relevant items that pertain to the identification and management of trigger points. The first section of the book covers the therapy and research regarding the Myofascial Trigger Point Syndrome. Treatment methods and techniques are also covered in a comprehensive step-by-step format. The second section includes the most important muscles that tend to have a higher incidence of the myofascial involvement. Each muscle is supplemented by two pages of text and illustrations in order to aid the student or clinician in an institutional or practicing setting. The muscle page contains a plethora of information for the reader including muscle origin, insertion, location of trigger points, referenced pain patterns, myofascial stretching exercises, positive stretch signs, and biomechanics of injury.

About Dimitrios Kostopoulos

"Dimitrios Kostopoulos, PT, PhD "has a Doctorate and Master's degrees from New York University and is actively pursuing his second Doctorate at Rocky Mountain University (Clinical Electrophysiology). He has extensive teaching experience in different areas of manual therapy

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Author : Dimitrios Kostopoulos
Publisher : SLACK Incorporated
Data Published : 30 June 2001
ISBN : 1556425422
EAN : 9781556425424
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 264 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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