Disease Handbook for Massage Therapists (LWW in Touch Series)

Disease Handbook for Massage Therapists (LWW in Touch Series)

By: Ruth Werner (author)Paperback

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Description

Disease Handbook for Massage Therapists is a quick reference for practicing massage therapists who need to make on-the-spot decisions on the applicability of their work when pathologies are present. The information included falls under five major topics: A brief definition and description of the condition. Associated conditions and diseases are indicated with bold font to direct readers to the appropriate other entries. A list of signs and symptoms A description of common treatment options, with emphasis on those that might influence choices about massage A list of types of medications that are often recommended to treat the condition; this issue can be further pursued in Drug Handbook for Massage Therapists A discussion of massage considerations, including possible risks, benefits, and advice for practitioners Conditions are listed in alphabetical order, and cross-references for subtypes are found throughout the text. A companion Website will offer the searchable full text online.

Contents

Preface Alphabetical Listing of Diseases and Conditions Glossary Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780781750943
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 334
  • ID: 9780781750943
  • weight: 386
  • ISBN10: 0781750946

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