Mosby's Massage Therapy Review
No other massage review book offers such complete exam preparation than this title! Written by massage therapy expert Sandy Fritz, this preparation tool offers more review content and questions than any other massage certification review. It gives you the practice and study tools you need for the NCE and MPLEx certification exams, state exams, and even mid-term or final exams. With complete coverage of the information you need to know to study more effectively and take tests more successfully, it helps you memorize terms, definitions, and key facts, all with an emphasis on critical thinking skills - a key part of any licensure or certification exam.
- Paperback | 592 pages
- 222 x 281 x 22.1mm | 1,256.45g
- 23 Jul 2009
- Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
- St Louis, United States
- 3rd Revised edition
- Approx. 130 illustrations
Table of contents
Part 1: How to Study for Credentialing Exams 1. Overview of the Licensing and Certification Process 2. How to Study for Exams Part 2: Reviewing for Factual Recall 3. Review of Massage Application 4. Anatomy and Physiology Part 3: Reviewing for Comprehension 5. Massage Theory and Application 6. Functional Anatomy and Physiology Part 4: Review Questions by Content Area 7. Therapeutic Massage 8. Anatomy and Physiology Pathology Part 5: Practice Exams Appendixes A. Diseases and Indications/Contraindications for Massage Therapy B. Glossary C. Answer Keys
"The book covers...key foundations of anatomy and physiology; focusing primarily on the musculoskeletal system, as well as providing a basic introduction to the body systems. Detailed but simple diagrams illustrate joint movement and muscle structure, and photographs show the range of normal movement for joints and limbs."
FACT, December 2010
FACT, December 2010
About Sandy Fritz
Sandy Fritz, MS, LMT is the Owner, Director, and Head Educator of the Health Enrichment Center, Inc., School of Therapeutic Massage. Also in private practice for almost 30 years, Sandy works with a diverse clientele, dealing with everything from stress management massage to physician-referred rehabilitative care upon physician referral. She has developed and supervises a student massage clinic with the Detroit Lions of the National Football League. She also provides professional sports massage and rehabilitation for individual athletes, primarily in golf, football, basketball, and baseball. In addition to being published in the Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies, Sandy is a prominent author of many Elsevier massage therapy resources, including: Sports & Exercise Massage: Comprehensive Care in Athletics, Fitness, & Rehabilitation Mosby's Fundamentals of Therapeutic Massage Mosby's Essential Sciences for Therapeutic Massage Mosby's Massage Therapy Review Mosby's Curriculum Guide for Massage Therapy Mosby's Fundamentals of Therapeutic Massage Video Series, Volumes 1-4