Functional Soft Tissue Examination and Treatment by Manual Methods: New Perspectives
This edition has chapters written by experts in the methods of manual treatment and provides step-by-step instructions on how to examine patients using a logical sequence of passive, contractile, and special tests, and how to relate the findings to biomechanical problems and lesions.
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Chapter 1 Basics of Soft Tissue Examination
Tenderness and Palpation
Chapter 3 The Shoulder
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