Introduction to massage therapy
- au: Mary Beth Braun, Stephanie J. Simonson ; with contributions by Debra C. Howard, Marybetts Sinclair.
- Publish: Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins c2008.
- 出版年: 2008
- ver: 2nd ed
- cu: LWW
- sb: Massage
- ISBN: 0781773741 , 9780781773744
- ps: Includes bibliographical references and index Welcome to the world of massage therapy! -- Ethics and professionalism -- Medical terminology -- Introduction to anatomy, physiology, and pathology -- Communication and documentation -- Assessment -- Treatment plan -- Equipment, environment, sanitation, and safety -- Client positioning and body mechanics -- Massage strokes and flow -- Therapeutic applications -- Complementary modalities -- Special populations -- Being a massage therapy professional: business concepts and self-care
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- type: 圖書
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- 引用網址: 複製連結
The Second Edition of Introduction to Massage Therapy instills the essential skills and knowledge needed to become a professional massage therapist and excel as one. The authors integrate functional anatomy, physiology, and pathology with massage therapy techniques, helping you translate your knowledge of the underlying science into practice. Designed to prepare you for all aspects of massage practice, the text also covers communication and documentation, safety and self-care practices, and essential business concepts. This text offers a wealth of 3D anatomical information on the skeletal, muscular, and neurovascular systems, as well as surface anatomy. The Second Edition features expanded coverage of hydrotherapy, Eastern techniques, sanitation and hygiene, and HIPAA.