Description

The Science and Clinical Application of Manual Therapy is a multi-disciplinary, international reference book based on work by the top basic science researchers and clinical researchers in the area of Manual Therapy and Manual Medicine (MT/MM). The first book to bring together research on the benefits of MT/MM beyond the known effects on musculoskeletal disorders, it presents evidence of the benefit of MT/MM in treating systemic disorders such as asthma, heart rate dysfunction and GI disturbance.


Key Features:-

  • Authored by the leading multidisciplinary basic science and clinical researchers from throughout the
  • Describes research confirming benefit of MT for musculoskeletal disorders (which helps provide a rat
  • Presents the latest findings on the beneficial effect of MT on systemic disorders including asthma,
  • Critically assesses longstanding theoretical models of MT/MM mechanisms with respect to the current
  • Explores the influences of psychological and cortical processes on the effects of MT/MM, including t
  • Uniquely presents research findings from all the manual therapy professions and scientists making th

More Details about The Science and Clinical Application of Manual Therapy (Hard Back)

General Information  
Author(s)King
PublisherElsevier Science
ISBN9780702033872
Pages336
BindingHard Back
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2011