Hands on Sports Therapy

Author: Keith Ward

Publisher: Cengage Learning Emea

ISBN: 9781861529206

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 434

View: 8021

Hands on Sports Therapy covers the whole range of subjects required for college courses (including BTEC, VTCT ITEC and degrees) in sports therapy and sports massage. Hands On Sports Therapy is an extremely comprehensive textbook for sports therapy students covering everything the student needs to get to grips with this subject. The book is aimed at both students and experienced therapists looking to upgrade their skills, and will be clear, informative and very practical. Hands On Sports Therapy is a beautifuly designed full-colour textbook, which is highly illustrated with over 200 photographic images and numerous line drawings.
Posted in Sports & Recreation

Sports Massage

Author: Susan Findlay

Publisher: Human Kinetics Publishers

ISBN: 9780736082600

Category: Medical

Page: 167

View: 2098

"Sports Massage" provides an in-depth discussion of applications of foundational massage techniques within a sports massage approach.
Posted in Medical

Frühphase Schlaganfall

Physiotherapie und medizinische Versorgung

Author: Jan Mehrholz

Publisher: Georg Thieme Verlag

ISBN: 3131685816

Category: Medical

Page: 212

View: 6877

Effektiv behandeln in der Frühphase nach Schlaganfall! Patienten mit Schlaganfall sind nicht immer leicht zu behandeln. Vor allem in der Frühphase steht man als Physiotherapeut vor der Frage: Wie viel und welche Therapie nützt dem Patienten? Eine fundierte Antwort auf diese Frage gibt Ihnen dieses Buch. + Aktualisieren Sie Ihr medizinisches Fachwissen zum Schlaganfall + Bauen Sie Ihre physiotherapeutischen Kompetenzen aus + Lernen Sie die Pflege und ethische Aspekte in der Versorgung von Patienten nach Schlaganfall kennen + Gewinnen Sie Sicherheit in der Therapie Ihrer Patienten + Lesen Sie zahlreiche Fallbeispiele für den Praxisbezug Freuen Sie sich auf ein Buch, das Sie bei Ihrer täglichen Praxis unterstützen wird. Das internationale Autorenteam gibt Ihnen alle Informationen über physiotherapeutische und medizinische Maßnahmen in der Frühphase nach Schlaganfall, die Sie benötigen. Physiotherapie aktuell - ein Leitfaden für die ersten Wochen nach Schlaganfall
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Routledge Handbook of Sports Therapy, Injury Assessment and Rehabilitation

Author: Keith Ward

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1136660739

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 764

View: 2877

The work of a sports therapist is highly technical and requires a confident, responsible and professional approach. The Routledge Handbook of Sports Therapy, Injury Assessment and Rehabilitation is a comprehensive and authoritative reference for those studying or working in this field and is the first book to comprehensively cover all of the following areas: Sports Injury Aetiology Soft Tissue Injury Healing Clinical Assessment in Sports Therapy Clinical Interventions in Sports Therapy Spinal and Peripheral Anatomy, Injury Assessment and Management Pitch-side Trauma Care Professionalism and Ethics in Sports Therapy The Handbook presents principles which form the foundation of the profession and incorporates a set of spinal and peripheral regional chapters which detail functional anatomy, the injuries common to those regions, and evidence-based assessment and management approaches. Its design incorporates numerous photographs, figures, tables, practitioner tips and detailed sample Patient Record Forms. This book is comprehensively referenced and multi-authored, and is essential to anyone involved in sports therapy, from their first year as an undergraduate, to those currently in professional practice.
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Careers in Physical Therapy

Author: Trisha Hawkins

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group

ISBN: 9780823931927

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 108

View: 7202

Discusses everyday duties, career opportunities, and skills, training, and education needed in the physical therapy field.
Posted in Juvenile Nonfiction

7 Steps to a Pain-Free Life

How to Rapidly Relieve Back and Neck Pain

Author: Robin McKenzie,Craig Kubey

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101219467

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 224

View: 4350

A fully revised and updated edition of the program that’s sold more than 5.5 million copies worldwide—plus a new chapter addressing shoulder pain Since the McKenzie Method was first developed in the 1960s, millions of people have successfully used it to free themselves from chronic back and neck pain. Now, Robin McKenzie has updated his innovative program and added a new chapter on relieving shoulder pain. In 7 Steps to a Pain-Free Life, you’ll learn: · Common causes of lower back, neck pain and shoulder pain · The vital role discs play in back and neck health · Easy exercises that alleviate pain immediately Considered the treatment of choice by health care professionals throughout the world, 7 Steps to a Pain-Free Life will help you find permanent relief from back, neck, and shoulder pain.
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Self-massage for Athletes

The Hands-on Guide to Improve Your Athletic Performance, Relieve Your Aches and Pains, and Help You Feel Better Fast

Author: Rich Poley

Publisher: SelfMassageForAthletes.com

ISBN: 0977608603

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 173

View: 3807

Self-Massage for Athletes puts the power of massage into the hands of those who need it most. Well illustrated with more than one-hundred black and white photos; this handy book presents a user friendly guide to self-massage. It lays out seven simple massage strokes that form an easily learned effective massage therapy. Rub your troubles away with this excellent book.
Posted in Health & Fitness

Sports Therapist

Author: Geoffrey M. Horn

Publisher: Gareth Stevens Publishing LLLP

ISBN: 9780836891966

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 3473

Explains how sports therapists help athletes perform better and recover from injury with diet, exercise, medical science, and massage as well as how to pursue a career in this field.
Posted in Juvenile Nonfiction

Foot Orthotics in Therapy and Sport

Author: Skip Hunter,Michael G. Dolan,John M. Davis

Publisher: Human Kinetics 1

ISBN: 9780873228299

Category: Medical

Page: 141

View: 1049

Packed with practical, step-by-step instructions, Foot Orthotics in Therapy and Sport will help you master the art of creating orthotics. The authors - all certified athletic trainers and experts in orthotic fabrication - have written this how-to reference specifically for athletic trainers, physical therapists, and sports physicians. Foot Orthotics in Therapy and Sport features important background information for beginners, outlining the latest theories, approaches, and techniques for making braces and supports. And for more seasoned fabricators, there is a wealth of new ideas to use in your practice. Whether you're just starting out or you're a seasoned sports clinician, Foot Orthotics in Therapy and Sport presents easy, hands-on instructions for making state-of-the-art orthotics.
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Integrated Sports Massage Therapy E-Book

A Comprehensive Handbook

Author: Anders Jelvéus

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702049050

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 282

View: 987

Integrated Sports Massage Therapy is a highly illustrated evidence-based handbook which presents a wide range of effective sports massage techniques to cover any sports-related situation. Anders Jelveus explains and applies effective techniques from a variety of disciplines of manual therapy, ranging from commonly used sports massage strokes to more advanced concepts for real-life effective sports massage treatments. The presented techniques serve as a great addition for any therapist seeking to work with athletes, and are suitable for pre-event, post-event, inter-event, and in remedial sports massage therapy. This unique book offers a comprehensive presentation of sports massage therapy including: Sports massage history Basic sports massage strokes and work postures Sports massage applications Event-based sports massage treatment guidelines Sports-specific massage treatment recommendations Therapeutic muscle stretching techniques Therapeutic muscle stretching applied to specific muscle groups Positional Release Techniques (PRT) Acupressure and Tui Na techniques with applications Myofascial release techniques Connective tissue massage Lymphatic drainage massage Myofascial Trigger Point etiology and treatment techniques Sports injuries Athletic taping Remedial Sports massage applications Athletic self massage techniques. The book is suitable for all manual therapy students and practitioners, whether novice or advanced, including massage therapists, physical therapists, osteopaths, chiropractors, naprapaths, naturopaths and acupuncturists.
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Hands-on Healing

Massage Remedies for Hundreds of Health Problems

Author: John Feltman

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780878578085

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 430

View: 2817

A practical, comprehensive guide to healing therapies involving touch. From chiropractic to acupressure to sports massage, readers learn how various types of kneading, rubbing and pressing can relieve pain, reduce stress and treat a wide variety of health problems. Photos.
Posted in Health & Fitness

Professional Beauty Therapy

The Official Guide to Level 3

Author: Lorraine Nordmann

Publisher: Cengage Learning EMEA

ISBN: 9781844806966

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 650

View: 2302

This new and expanded edition of Lorraine NordmannÂ's best-selling Professional Beauty Therapy continues to offer the best coverage available for beauty therapists training at level 3 and is the only guide to cover ALL level 3 units of the current national occupational standards for beauty therapy. Professional Beauty Therapy tells you everything you need to know, whether you are studying at college, in work-based training or learning from home. Endorsed by both the Hair and Beauty Industry Authority (Habia) and City & Guilds, Professional Beauty Therapy is the ONLY official guide to beauty therapy at level 3 and will provide you with the specialist skills and underpinning knowledge you need to give your that professional edge. Not only is Professional Beauty Therapy comprehensive and easy-to-use but remains up-to-date with all the latest industry trends.
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Die 4-Stunden-Woche

Mehr Zeit, mehr Geld, mehr Leben

Author: Timothy Ferriss

Publisher: Ullstein eBooks

ISBN: 3843704457

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 352

View: 3457

Warum arbeiten wir uns eigentlich zu Tode? Haben wir nichts Besseres zu tun? Und ob! - sagt Timothy Ferriss. Der junge Unternehmer war lange Workaholic mit 80-Stunden-Woche. Doch dann erfand er MBA - Management by Absence - und ist seitdem freier, reicher, glücklicher. Mit viel Humor, provokanten Denkanstößen und erprobten Tipps erklärt Ferriss, wie sich die 4-Stunden-Woche bei vollem Lohnausgleich verwirklichen lässt. Der Wegweiser für eine Flucht aus dem Hamsterrad und ein Manifest für eine neue Gewichtung zwischen Leben und Arbeiten.
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Manipulation der Wirbelsäule

Author: Geoffrey D. Maitland

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3662221284

Category: Medical

Page: 546

View: 6225

Endlich liegt nun die deutschsprachige Ausgabe des bekannten Lehrbuchs von G.D. Maitland vor, das in seiner englischen Version seit Jahren zur Standardliteratur auf dem Gebiet der Untersuchung und Behandlung von Gelenkstörungen im Bereich der Wirbelsäule zählt. Fundament des "Maitland-Konzepts" ist das konsequent an der Beurteilung von Symptomen und Gelenkzeichen orientierte Vorgehen bei der Anwendung von Untersuchungs- und Behandlungsverfahren; Qualität und Verhalten der Schmerzreaktion bei Bewegung des Gelenks sind die relevanten Beurteilungskriterien. Jedem einzelnen Wirbelsäulenabschnitt ist ein ganzes Kapitel gewidmet, in dem ausführlich Techniken zur Untersuchung sowie zur Mobilisations- und Manipulationsbehandlung der jeweiligen Ebenen beschrieben werden. Neben diesem klar strukturierten und detailreichen Leitfaden zu Ausführung und Indikationen der einzelnen Techniken bietet das Buch, fundiert und in stets anschaulicher Form, eine Einführung in die theoretischen Grundlagen des Konzepts, deren Kenntnis der Autor als unerläßliche Voraussetzung für die fachgerechte Anwendung einer jeden Technik am Patienten versteht.
Posted in Medical

Managing Sports Injuries e-book

a guide for students and clinicians

Author: Christopher M Norris

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702049298

Category: Medical

Page: 432

View: 3375

Now in its fourth edition with the revised title – Managing Sports Injuries: a guide for students and clinicians – this highly practical guide maintains its evidence-based approach while introducing new material from both research and clinical sources. It is a comprehensive resource for the management of soft-tissue injuries, focusing on therapy. Well referenced and extensively illustrated, this text continues to be invaluable to physiotherapists, sports and massage therapists, medical practitioners, and all those involved in the treatment of athletes and sports people. Full colour text and illustrations emphasizing all practical techniques Treatment notes expanded with added topics and basic examination protocols Additional material enhancing clinical value Practical "how-to-do" approach enabling application of new techniques Updated research references
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Atlas des menschlichen Fasziensystems

Author: Carla Stecco

Publisher: "Elsevier,Urban&FischerVerlag"

ISBN: 3437171186

Category: Medical

Page: 376

View: 6224

Einleitende Kapitel beschreiben detailliert den Aufbau und die Eigenschaften des Bindegewebes, der oberflächlichen und der tiefen Faszien. Basierend auf diesem Wissen werden die Faszien topographisch dargestellt. Sie erfahren die Zusammensetzung, Form und Funktion des Fasziensystems mit seinen Verbindungen zu Muskeln, Nerven und Blutgefäßen. So werden myofasziale Störungen und Muskelfunktionsstörungen ebenso verständlich wie solche der Propriozeption und peripheren Koordination. Dieses Wissen hilft Ihnen, Ihre Behandlungstechnik zu erweitern und zu optimieren und so zu besseren Behandlungsergebnissen zu gelangen. Über 300 einzigartige Faszienfotos von nicht balsamierten Körpern zeigen Ihnen anschaulich und präzise die Inhalte. Über die englischsprachige Begleitwebsite www.atlasfascial.com erhalten Sie zudem Zugriff auf 14 Videos, die die Verbindung der Faszien zu Bändern und Muskeln aufzeigen.
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Der Körper vergißt nicht

Gehirn, Geist & Körper bei der Heilung von Traumata

Author: Bessel van der Kolk

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783944476131


Page: 480

View: 872

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Manuelle Muskeltests

Untersuchungstechniken nach Daniels und Worthingham

Author: Helen J. Hislop,Jacqueline Montgomery

Publisher: Elsevier,Urban&FischerVerlag

ISBN: 9783437456916


Page: 288

View: 335

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Principles of Manual Sports Medicine

Author: Steven J. Karageanes

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781741897

Category: Medical

Page: 686

View: 4723

This thoroughly illustrated handbook is the first complete how-to guide to the use of manual medicine techniques for sports injuries. For each region of the body, the book describes anatomy, physiology, physical examination, and common sports injuries, and details the various manual medicine techniques, with step-by-step instructions for treating specific injuries. More than 400 illustrations demonstrate how to apply these techniques. Separate chapters focus on injuries in fourteen specific sports and in specific athletic populations—the differently abled, children, women, the elderly, and pregnant athletes.
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