Positional Release Techniques: includes access to

Positional Release Techniques: includes access to

作者: Leon Chaitow ND DO (UK)

ISBN: 9780702051111

出版时间: 2015-10-30

出版社: Elsevier

IliketheworkofLeonChaitow,hehastaughtmealotabouttheartofmanualmedicine.Thisbookispracticalandrichwithinformationyoucanusewithyourpatientsineverydaypractice.AmazonReviewerTheinformationpresentedinthisvolumeisrightontarget.Easytoreadandunderstand.InformationisalsoclarifiedbytheDVDthataccompaniesthebook.Ihighlyrecommendthistherapy.AmazonReviewerOncemore,ChaitowshowsusinPositionalReleaseTechniquesimportantwaystore-establishthenormalfunctionalstatesofdifferentstructures,suchasmuscles,byeliminatingspasm,enhancingcirculationandmore.Thisisaveryfinebookthatwillbeusefulformanymanualtherapists.Ifyouhaveanydoubt,don'twaitanylonger,acquireit!AmazonReviewerTheBritishOsteopathChaitowgoesintodetailsofthevariouspositionalreleasetechniquessuchasstrain/counterstrain,functionalreleaseetc.whichhelpsclarifiesalltheterminology.Chaitowalsohasavideowhichisagoodaccompanimenttothebook.KindofwishIhadthisfortheboards.AmazonReviewerThisbookisintendedforthosealliedhealthprofessionalsworkinginthemusculoskeletalareawithaspecialinterestinadvancedsofttissuetechniques.ThedistinguishingfeaturesofthislatesteditionofAdvancedSoftTissueTechniques,isthecontributionofauthorsfromotheralliedhealthprofessions.Theseincludeosteopaths,chiropractorsandphysiotherapists.InreadingthisbookthereisaquoteinoneofthechaptersthatIfeelepitomisesthephilosophyofthetextanditisasfollows."No-oneownstechniquesorconceptsandsectariandivisionhelpsno-one,leastofallthepatient.Perhapsthefuturewillbringaholisticunityofconcept,evenifthetechniquesdivergesomewhat"pg240.Thistextgoesalongwaytoreducingthesesectariandivisionsandmysteriesastootherprofessions'techniquesandterminology.WhilstChaitowisthekeyauthor,thecontributionoftheotherprofessionsprovidesagoodmixoftechniquesandphilosophies.Thebookiscomprisedof12chapterswiththefirstsevendevotedtothepositionalreleasephilosophy,techniquesandtreatmentofconditionssuchasfibromyalgiasyndromeandtheuseoftriggerpoints.ThenextchapterisauthoredbyRobertCopperstein,achiropractor,andcoversthesacro-occipitaltechniqueanduseofpaddedwedgesfordiagnosisandtreatment.AnthonyLisi,alsoachiropractor,interestinglyprovidesanoverviewoftheMcKenzieapproachtothemanagementofbackpaininthenextchapter.ThisisfollowedbychapterontheMulliganapproachpresentedbyarangeofphysiotherapistsledbyEdWilson.DylanMorrissey,awellknownphysiotherapistfromtheUK,providesanoverviewofunloadingandproprioceptivetapingtechniques.ThebookconcludeswithachapterbyJuliaBrooksonpositionaltechniquesasappliedtoanimalsinparticularhorsesanddogs.Toreflectbacktothequote,itisgoodtoseeatextthatisprovidingarangeofsofttissuesoptionsfortreatmentandalsodemystifyingsomeofthetermsthateachprofessionuses.Theuseofjargonandterminologyinprofessionsisanon-goingchallengeandmakesthereproductionanddisseminationoftechniquesandthesharingofknowledgedifficult.Atleastthistextwillprovidethereaderwithabetterunderstandingofthedifferentmobilisingandsofttissuetechniquesusedwiththeosteopathic,chiropracticandphysiotherapyprofessions.DuncanReidMHSc(Hons),MNZCPSeniorLecturer,AucklandUniversityofTechnologyPositionalReleaseTechniquescontainsover600images,photographsandillustrations. Itisaclinicaltextthatcanbeeffectiveusedbychiropractors,osteopathsandphysicaltherapists. Mr.Chaitowclearlyidentifiestenderpointlocationsinthebody,aswellasvarioustreatmentproceduresandotherkeytopicsofinteresttothosewhopracticemanualmedicine. AsupplementalDVDisalsoincludedwiththepurchaseofthebook.Withavarietyofreleasetechniquescurrentlybeingused,PositionalReleaseTechniquesisaneffectivetoolwhichevaluatesallmethodsavailablefromfunctionalosteopathytostrain/counterstrainapproaches. Notonlydoesthetextdescribethemanualproceduresinstep-by-stepdetail,butChaitowalsoprovidesinformationonhowbesttointegratewithotherapproacheswhicharemanual,includingMET. Usefulnessandsafetyarebothemphasizedinbothchronicandacuteenvironments.BarryJeningsB.A,R.M.T,C.M.F.RLeonChaitowNDDOisaninternationallyknownandrespectedosteopathicandnaturopathicpractitionerandteacherofsofttissuemanipulationmethodsoftreatment.Heisauthorofover60books,includingaseriesonAdvancedSoftTissueManipulation(MuscleEnergyTechniques,PositionalReleaseTechniques,ModernNeuromuscularTechniques)andalsoPalpationSkills;CranialManipulation:TheoryandPractice;FibromyalgiaSyndrome:APractitioner'sGuidetoTreatment,andmanymore.HeiseditorofthepeerreviewedJournalofBodyworkandMovementTherapies,thatoffersamultidisciplinaryperspectiveonphysicalmethodsofpatientcare.LeonChaitowwasformanyyearsseniorlecturerontheTherapeuticBodyworkdegreecourseswhichhehelpedtodesignattheSchoolofIntegratedHealth,UniversityofWestminster,London,whereishenowanHonoraryFellow.Hecontinuestoteachandpracticepart-timeinLondon,whennotinCorfu,Greecewherehefocusesonhiswriting.

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