Atlas of Osteopathic Techniques

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2008 - Medical - 506 pages
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Atlas of Osteopathic Techniques is the only comprehensive full-color atlas of osteopathic manipulative techniques currently available. Richly illustrated with over 1,300 full-color photographs professionally shot for this atlas, this comprehensive, practical reference provides step-by-step instructions for 368 osteopathic manipulative techniques. Primary and secondary indications, relative and absolute contraindications, and general considerations are also discussed in well-organized textual sections preceding each technique.

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Contents

Acknowledgments is P A R T SIBdit PfiltiCŞill liffCŞiş Chapter 1 Principles Of the Osteopathic Examination
5
0steopathic Static Musculoskeletal Examination
13
Spinal Regional Range of Motion
17
0SteOpathic LayerbyLayer Palpation
31
InterSegmental Motion Testing
35
L1 to L5S1 Passive Side Bending Lateral Recumbent
42
T1 to T12 Prone ShortLever Method Passive Rotation
48
Upper Ribs 1 and 2 Supine Method
54
T4FSRRR
196
HighVeloCity LOWAmplitude Techniques
275
T2 FSLRL
288
Piriformis Muscle Subacute or Chronic L1 to L5 Dysfunctions Example Left L5S1 Radiculitis
301
Bilaterally Flexed Sacrum Respiratory Assist 266 Elbow Radial Head Supination Dysfunction
315
C4 FSLRL Foot Cuboid Plantar Rotation
328
Facilitated Positional Release Techniques
331
T6 ESRRR
336

Occipitoatlantal Articulation OcciputC1 Type I
60
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66
P A R T 80Jillit Milli llāliV8 IEEllill BS
75
Chapter 7
77
S0ft Tissue Techniques
79
Forward Bending Bilateral Fulcrum Supine
83
Thumb Rest Supine
89
Prone Pressure with Two Hands Catwalk
95
Lower Thoracics Under the Shoulder Lateral
101
Bilateral Thumb Pressure Prone
107
Left Lumbar Paravertebral Muscle Spasm Myofascial
113
Myofascial Release Techniques
115
Chapter 8
117
Interosseous Membrane Seated
123
COUnterStrain Techniques
129
Chapter 9
131
AC1
138
PC3 to PC7 Midline
144
PT4 to PT9 Lateral
156
Anterior Rib Exhaled and Depressed AR3 to AR6 16 1
163
AL5
171
Supraspinatus
177
MuSCle Energy TeChniques
181
Chapter 10
183
LeftSided Erector Spinae Muscle Hypertonicity
342
Techniques of Still
347
Chapter 13
349
Right Posterior
355
Right Posterior
361
Chapter 14
369
Balanced Ligamentous Tension and Ligamentous Articular Strain Techniques
373
Anterior Cervical Fascia Direct Technique
375
Spasm in the Teres Minor Muscle
381
Wisceral Techniques
395
Chapter 15
397
Rib Raising
404
Gallbladder
410
Lymphatic Techniques
413
Hyoid and Cricoid Release
416
Trigeminal Stimulation Technique
422
Miller Thoracic Lymphatic Pump
428
Doming the Diaphragm
434
Mesenteric Release Ascending Colon
440
Ischiorectal Fossa Release Prone
446
Articulatory and Combined Techniques
453
Osteopathy in the Cranial Field
475
Index
497
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