Foundations for Osteopathic Medicine

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Robert C. Ward
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2003 - Medical - 1285 pages
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Thoroughly revised for its Second Edition, Foundations for Osteopathic Medicine is the only comprehensive, current osteopathic text. It provides broad, multidisciplinary coverage of osteopathic considerations in the basic sciences, behavioral sciences, family practice and primary care, and the clinical specialties and demonstrates a wide variety of osteopathic manipulative methods. This edition includes new chapters on biomechanics, microbiology and infectious diseases, health promotion and maintenance, osteopathic psychiatry, emergency medicine, neuromusculoskeletal medicine, rehabilitation, sports medicine, progressive inhibition of neuromuscular structures, visceral manipulation, A.T. Still osteopathic methods, treatment of acutely ill hospital patients, somatic dysfunction, clinical research and trials, outcomes research, and biobehavioral interactions with disease and health. Compatibility: BlackBerry(R) OS 4.1 or Higher / iPhone/iPod Touch 2.0 or Higher /Palm OS 3.5 or higher / Palm Pre Classic / Symbian S60, 3rd edition (Nokia) / Windows Mobile(TM) Pocket PC (all versions) / Windows Mobile Smartphone / Windows 98SE/2000/ME/XP/Vista/Tablet PC
  

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Contents

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OSTEOPATHIC
141
Osteopathic Principles at a Chemical Level
179
OSTEOPATHIC PHILOSOPHY AND 12 Pharmacologic and Osteopathic Basic
189
OSTEOPATHIC 13 Health Promotion and Maintenance
197
Jed Magen
227
Allen W Jacobs and William M Falls
233
Autonomic Nervous System 90 18 Osteopathic Psychiatry
245
23
282
CONSIDERATIONS IN THE CLINICAL
339
35
493
CONSIDERATIONS IN PALPATORY
551
69
1050
BASIC AND CLINICAL
1163
Glossary of Osteopathic Terminology
1229
Appendix I
1255

Tissue Respiration and Circulation 157 19 Clinical Problem Solving
257

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