Trail Guide to the Body How to Locate Muscles, Bones, and More | Edition: 5
Author: Andrew Biel
publisher: Books of Discovery
publisher Date: 06/28/2014
Schools: Temple University，University of South Carolina，George Mason University，University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire，Wayne State University，University of Tennessee at Chattanooga，Minnersota State University at Mankato，University of Nevada - Las Vegas，Texas A&M University，Pace University-New York City，Indiana University -Purdue University Indianapolis，University of North Carolina at Wilmington，Stony Brook University(SUNY)，Louislana State University，University of Delaware，Case Western Reserve University，University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Description: Trail Guide to the Body, 5th Edition, A hands-on guide to locating muscles, bones and more Before you can assess or treat a muscle, you first must be able to locate it. This acclaimed book delivers beautifully illustrated information for learning palpation and the musculoskeletal system. It makes mastering the essential manual therapy skills interesting, memorable and easy. With 504 pages and 1,400 illustrations covering more than 162 muscles, 206 bones, 33 ligaments and 110 bony landmarks, this text provides an invaluable map of the body.This new edition includes an extensive 56-page appendix that describes the common trigger point locations and pain patterns of 100 muscles. Trail Guide to the Body is a highly recommended textbook for the state licensing tests administered by both the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) and the Federation of State Massage Therapy Boards (FSMTB) and is one of only five books on their official examination reference lists. In addition, the Board of Certification program for athletic trainers in the U.S. uses our high-quality Trail Guide to the Body illustrations in their various products, including exams.Whether you are a massage therapist, physical therapist, sports trainer or student in any bodywork modality, Trail Guide to the Body is for you!