A Massage Therapist's Guide to Pathology
A Diagnostic Guide to Neurologic Levels 3rd Revised edition
By (author) Ruth Werner
Massage Therapist's Guide to Pathology by Ruth Werner
Book DescriptionNow in full color and thoroughly updated, this Third Edition is an indispensable resource for massage therapy students and practicing massage therapists. This best-selling guide presents detailed information on over 200 diseases and conditions, emphasizing how massage influences the disease and healing processes and how therapists can maximize the benefits while minimizing the risks. The new art program features enhanced line drawings and full-color photographs of skin conditions ranging from mild to severe. A new appendix on medications explains how bodywork may influence the actions of various drugs. A back-of-book CD-ROM includes a self-testing tool, animations demonstrating pathophysiology concepts, and audio pronunciations for medical terminology.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780781754897
Classification: Occupational therapy , Therapy & therapeutics , Pathology
Format: Hardback (280mm x 216mm x 43mm)
Imprint: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
Publisher: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
Publish Date: 1-Mar-2005
Country of Publication: United States
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