Musculoskeletal Manual Medicine: Diagnosis and Treatment

January 01, 2008

By Wolfgang G. Gilliar, DO; Jiri Dvorak, MD; Werner Schneider, MD; Hans Spring, MD; Thomas Tritschler

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This is an in-depth manual on the use of osteopathic manipulative treatment (OMT) techniques to help assess and manage musculoskeletal dysfunction and pain syndromes. Divided into body regions, this textbook provides a comprehensive, step-by-step guide to structural diagnosis and functional treatment, using manual medicine.

The instructions are enhanced by over 1,000 illustrations and images. The text also contains background information on the key elements of osteopathic manipulative medicine (OMM), such as spinal biomechanics, neurophysiology, and manual medicine.

Practitioners will find Musculoskeletal Manual Medicine: Diagnosis and Treatment to be an indispensable learning tool and practical resource in the clinical setting.