The Pocket Manual of OMT

The Pocket Manual of OMT Author David R. Essig-Beatty
ISBN-10 1608316572
Release 2010-05
Pages 334
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A practical, concise clinical reference, this edition presents 43 new techniques, including seated facet release and inherent motion diagnosis and treatment techniques. Updated and expanded descriptions of osteopathic principles are complemented by new illustrations and clinical correlations.



The 5 minute Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine Consult

The 5 minute Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine Consult Author Millicent King Channell
ISBN-10 0781779537
Release 2008-09-01
Pages 314
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This pocket-sized book is the first osteopathic clinical manual to be organized by diagnoses in a two-page, quick-reference format. In the tradition of The 5-Minute Consult Series, each diagnosis is presented on a two-page spread. The first page has a definition of the disease, a list of associated autonomic and motor innervations, and a list of common somatic dysfunctions. The second page lists the techniques that might be used for those somatic dysfunctions. The second page is further subdivided into three levels of treatment: 2-minute, 5-minute, and extended. Next to each technique is the corresponding ICD-9 code for billing. Photos and schematic drawings are included. The fully searchable online text is included with purchase of this book.



Foundations of Osteopathic Medicine

Foundations of Osteopathic Medicine Author Anthony G. Chila
ISBN-10 9780781766715
Release 2010
Pages 1131
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Thoroughly revised for its Third Edition, "Foundations of Osteopathic Medicine" is the most comprehensive, current osteopathic text. This edition features expanded coverage of international practice and includes a new chapter on the structure of the profession.



Somatic Dysfunction in Osteopathic Family Medicine

Somatic Dysfunction in Osteopathic Family Medicine Author Kenneth E. Nelson
ISBN-10 1405104759
Release 2007
Pages 532
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This clinically oriented textbook provides a patient-focused approach to the diagnosis and treatment of somatic dysfunction—functional impairment of the musculoskeletal system and related neural and vascular elements—in the context of family medicine practice. The book explains the clinical rationale for osteopathic manipulative treatment in specific situations and details procedures for treating common problems encountered in family medicine. Coverage begins with the philosophy and principles of osteopathic patient care. Two major sections focus on various patient populations and patients with various clinical conditions. A special section covers practice issues such as office set-up, progress notes, coding, and the standardized medical record.



Advanced Osteopathic Technique Ppt Manipulation and Synergetic Bio Mechanics

Advanced Osteopathic Technique   Ppt Manipulation and Synergetic Bio Mechanics Author John Richard Bayliss
ISBN-10 0955093635
Release 2013-02-01
Pages 254
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The third and most complete revision of the PPT system of manipulation originated and developed by Bayliss, whose work and theories are recognized around the world by doctors, osteopaths, chiropractors, and physiotherapists at all levels.



The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association

The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association Author
ISBN-10 UCLA:L0090618828
Release 2009
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The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association has been writing in one form or another for most of life. You can find so many inspiration from The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association also informative, and entertaining. Click DOWNLOAD or Read Online button to get full The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association book for free.



OMT Review

OMT Review Author Robert G. Savarese
ISBN-10 0967009014
Release 2003
Pages 406
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OMT Review has been writing in one form or another for most of life. You can find so many inspiration from OMT Review also informative, and entertaining. Click DOWNLOAD or Read Online button to get full OMT Review book for free.



Osteopathic Considerations in Systemic Dysfunction

Osteopathic Considerations in Systemic Dysfunction Author Michael L. Kuchera
ISBN-10 9781570741548
Release 1994-01-01
Pages 235
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This text is divided into sections in order to present an osteopathic approach to dysfunction manifesting in a particular system pertinent to a common clinical presentation. The divisions are grouped by their common autonomic and lymphatic elements. The purpose of the book is to explore selected structural and functional consideration which may produce symptoms or compromise homeostasis. It also demonstrates, by example, clinical application of the osteopathic philosophy in selected situation. Lastly, it attempts to show where osteopathic manipulative treatments can be prescribed as primary or adjunctive modalities available to the DO as they assist patients in reaching their maximum health potential.



Primer on the Rheumatic Diseases

Primer on the Rheumatic Diseases Author John H. Klippel
ISBN-10 0387685669
Release 2008-01-23
Pages 721
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This is one of the most prestigious and comprehensive texts on arthritis and related diseases, including osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, lupus and more than one hundred others. It offers medical students and physicians a concise description of the current science, diagnosis, clinical consequences, and principles of management. New and expanded chapters heighten the translational nature of this edition. Students, trainees, and practicing clinicians all need a standard textbook that can change with the times and reflect recent strides taken in understanding and treating rheumatic disease. The Primer fills that need.



Cranial Manipulation

Cranial Manipulation Author Leon Chaitow
ISBN-10 9780443074493
Release 2005
Pages 421
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This expertly authored book is a valuable clinical manual for therapists interested in cranial manipulation, a fast-growing area of manual therapy practice. The new edition presents the latest thinking on the use of this valuable approach, supported by the most up-to-date research evidence related to its use. Osteopathic biomechanical and biodynamic concepts are thoroughly examined, in addition to chiropractic and dental approaches involving cranial and cranio-facial manipulation. The book's unique approach explores both soft tissue and osseous applications, and provides guidance on which option to select in different clinical situations. Descriptions and explanations of techniques are supported by high-quality illustrations, a CD-ROM containing actual video demonstrations, and practical exercises integrated within the text. Cranial osteopathic, cranio-sacral, sacro-occipital (chiropractic), cranio-facial, and dental methods and perspectives are explained and compared. Evidence-based coverage highlights the clinical relevance of the latest research findings. Both osseous and soft tissue assessment and treatment options, and offers guidance on appropriate selection. Clear line drawings supplement the text. Important discussions of theory support guidelines for putting concepts into practice. Numerous exercises on palpation, assessment, and treatment allow the reader to practice techniques and check their understanding as they go. Written by one of the most highly respected practitioners in the field. A companion CD-ROM contains the entire text as well as video segments demonstrating how to perform the technique. Icons in the text direct readers to video footage on the CD-ROM that demonstrates the technique as it's described. Expanded information is provided on the use of this technique with children. A question-and-answer format has been incorporated into several chapters. A new chapter addresses conditions most commonly treated successfully with this technique. New two-color design clarifies the illustrations and makes the text easy to follow. New contributed chapters discuss the scope of cranial work, the biodynamic model of osteopathy in the cranial field, chiropractic in the cranial field, the link between cranial dysfunction, and the teeth from a dental perspective.



Osteopathy and Nutrition for Managing the Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Osteopathy and Nutrition for Managing the Irritable Bowel Syndrome Author Rita Lombardini
ISBN-10 9788899459321
Release 2016-03-31
Pages 134
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Gastrointestinal tract dysfunction such as Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is one of the most common intestinal complaints that prompts an individual to consult a doctor. However, ambiguities in defining it and slow accumulation of evidence on the benefits of treatment have made this syndrome notoriously difficult to diagnose and treat. Our goal has been to prepare a text that provide an overview of IBS and the main concepts and practice of osteopathy and nutrition. The result is a book, which presents IBS management using OMT, dietary modifications, and nutritional supplements according to current evidence-based literature. We have also added some appendices on practical applications which might then serve as a simple treatment plan for a broad range of healthcare professionals including osteopaths, physiotherapists, manual therapists, sports science graduates, massage and bodywork therapists and nutritionists, to reduce the chronic pain and inflammation that are associated with IBS.



Therapeutic Exercise

Therapeutic Exercise Author Michael Higgins
ISBN-10 9780803625211
Release 2011-04-19
Pages 807
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Here’s the text that builds a strong foundation in the science of sports medicine, and teaches you to apply that knowledge to the planning, development, and implementation of therapeutic exercise programs for specific dysfunctions for all joints of the body. You’ll begin with an introduction to the science behind rehabilitation and the application of specific techniques. Then, for each joint, guided decision-making, chapter-specific case studies, lab activities and skill performance help you meet all of the competencies for therapeutic exercise required by the NATA.



Atlas of Osteopathic Techniques

Atlas of Osteopathic Techniques Author Alexander S. Nicholas
ISBN-10 0781763711
Release 2008
Pages 506
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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. The fully searchable online text will be available on thePoint.



An Osteopathic Approach to Diagnosis and Treatment

An Osteopathic Approach to Diagnosis and Treatment Author Eileen L. DiGiovanna
ISBN-10 0781742935
Release 2005
Pages 707
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Osteopathic medical students and faculty benefit from a uniquely practical text that organizes osteopathic concepts and step-by-step techniques into a single comprehensive volume. This new edition includes new, all-important updates on somatic and visceral problems, writing the osteopathic manipulative prescription, and case histories to reflect changes in the national licensing examination. The book’s integrated method for diagnosis and treatment embraces basic osteopathic history and philosophy, osteopathic palpation and manipulation, and specific manipulative treatments and concepts. Abundant photographs demonstrate step-by-step techniques. Meticulous illustrations depict underlying anatomy.



The DOs

The DOs Author Norman Gevitz
ISBN-10 0801878330
Release 2004
Pages 242
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Osopathic medicine currently serves the health needs of more than 30 million Americans. In this book the author chronicles the history of this once-controversial medical movement from its origins in the nineteenth century to the present, describing the philosophy and practice of osteopathy as well as its impact on medical care.



Core Awareness Revised Edition

Core Awareness  Revised Edition Author Liz Koch
ISBN-10 9781583945254
Release 2012-09-25
Pages 240
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Core Awareness, Revised Edition: Enhancing Yoga, Pilates, Exercise, and Dance offers a guide to Core Awareness, a body-oriented approach that explores the practice of bringing focus and attention to inner sensation as the means of cultivating an innate capacity for expressive movement. Developed by somatic educator and author Liz Koch, the book's Core Awareness movements, stretches, and mindfulness explorations are designed to enhance sensory development and shift readers from the standard paradigm of the body as an "isolated object" to a holistic paradigm of the human being as part of a living process of dynamic expression. This shift in perspective offers practitioners and teachers of movement, yoga, pilates, bodywork, exercise, and dance an empowering model for self-healing and the key to increasing strength, gaining flexibility, preventing injury, and improving resiliency. Describing the practice of moving from one's core, Koch highlights the importance of engaging the psoas muscle—located on either side of the spine—to integrate the body, mind, emotion, and spirit. Koch also discusses the pelvis as the foundation of our physical core and the vital connection with our bones to gain a sense of support, nourishment, joint integrity, skeletal balance, and healthy muscle tone. Rewritten with updated information, this revised edition includes 247 new photos and 25 new Core Awareness explorations—with 64 in total. A suggested reading list at the end of the book provides resources for continuing the development of the ideas presented within the book. From the Trade Paperback edition.



Step up to the Bedside

Step up to the Bedside Author Edmund A. Milder
ISBN-10 0781779642
Release 2006
Pages 330
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Step-Up to the Bedside, Second Edition is a comprehensive case-based review book for the USMLE Step 1 and Step 2 CS. It presents 100 clinical cases following the USMLE format and focuses on the basic science underlying each clinical scenario. The case-based presentation helps students assimilate and synthesize basic science information and provides excellent preparation for USMLE Step 1, USMLE Step 2 CS, and clinical clerkships. This edition contains thirty completely new cases, and all existing cases have been extensively updated. Each case now opens with learning objectives and ends with USMLE-style questions. Quick Hits bullets, mnemonics, figures, and tables help readers retain information. Fifty of the cases will be available online.