Master the techniques and problem-solving skills needed to manage spinal and TMJ disorders! Manual Physical Therapy of the Spine, 2nd Edition provides guidelines to manipulation, manual physical therapy examination, and treatment procedures of the spine and temporomandibular joint. Informed by evidence-based research, this text offers detailed instructions for reaching an accurate diagnosis and developing a plan of care. And to support the descriptions and photos in the book, over 200 videos on a companion website demonstrate spinal examination and manipulation procedures. Written by well-known spinal manipulation expert Kenneth Olson, this resource provides the complete information you need to make sound decisions during clinical interventions.

Key Features:-

  • Descriptions of manual therapy techniques.
  • Guidelines for completing a comprehensive spinal examination .
  • Impairment-based manual physical therapy approach includes a review of the evidence to support its u
  • Case studies demonstrate the clinical reasoning used in manual physical therapy.
  • Guide to Physical Therapist Practice terminology is incorporated throughout the book, using accepted
  • Video icons in the book indicate the procedures demonstrated with online videos.

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General Information  
PublisherElsevier Science
Publish YearJanuary 2015