Chiropractic Technique : Principles and Procedures
Offers over 700 photos and line drawings depicting the correct way to set up and perform adjustive procedures, clarifying concepts, and showing important spinal and muscle anatomy.
Includes up-to-date research studies and methods for validating manual therapy.
Discusses mechanical principles so you can determine not only which adjustive procedure to use and when, but also why you should choose one approach over another.
Organizes content thematically with a discussion of practical anatomy, kinematics, evaluation, and technique for each joint.
Covers anatomy and biomechanics in detail, along with adjustive techniques for the spine, extraspinal techniques, and additional techniques for special populations, helping you fully prepare for board examinations.
Covers the manipulable lesion as a basis for treating disorders with manual therapy, including chiropractic techniques.
Includes content on low-force techniques to help you treat elderly patients and patients who are in acute pain.
Includes useful appendices with clinical information as well as interesting historical information, including a feature on practitioners who developed specific techniques.
NEW Evolve website with video clips of the author performing all the adjustive procedures in the book.
Updated and expanded content covers new information on joint anatomy and assessment including Newton's laws and fibrocartilage, joint malposition, joint subluxation, history of subluxation/dysfunction, and sacroiliac articulation.
A procedure index printed on the inside of the front cover makes it easier to find specific procedures.
- Hardback | 496 pages
- 216 x 276 x 22.86mm | 1,270.06g
- 16 Jul 2010
- Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
- St Louis, United States
- 3rd Revised edition
- Approx. 984 illustrations (669 in full color)
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