A Practical Guide to Fascial Manipulation
  • Release Date : 01 November 2016
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Genre : Medical
  • Pages : 232 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9780702066580
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Download or read book entitled A Practical Guide to Fascial Manipulation by author: Tuulia Luomala which was release on 01 November 2016 and published by Elsevier Health Sciences with total page 232 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Grounded in scientific and clinical evidence, this highly illustrated new guide gives an introduction to the diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal disorders using the Fascial Manipulation (FM) method developed by Luigi Stecco – the foremost scientifically valid method of evaluating and treating fascial dysfunction. It describes FM’s history, anatomy and physiology of fasciae, indications and contraindications, mechanisms of action, and details of the subjective and physical techniques used to manage disorders. A Practical Guide to Fascial Manipulation focuses on concepts around evaluating the fascia based on functional testing, movement and direction in specific spatial planes, and the location of specific areas to treat safely. With an emphasis throughout on accessible practical information, the book is also supported by a website – www.guidefascial.com – containing procedural video clips and an image bank.