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The Resource Dry needling for manual therapists : points, techniques and treatments, including electroacupuncture and advanced tendon techniques, Giles Gyer, Jimmy Michael and Ben Tolson

Dry needling for manual therapists : points, techniques and treatments, including electroacupuncture and advanced tendon techniques, Giles Gyer, Jimmy Michael and Ben Tolson

Label
Dry needling for manual therapists : points, techniques and treatments, including electroacupuncture and advanced tendon techniques
Title
Dry needling for manual therapists
Title remainder
points, techniques and treatments, including electroacupuncture and advanced tendon techniques
Statement of responsibility
Giles Gyer, Jimmy Michael and Ben Tolson
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A comprehensive and practical handbook to medical acupuncture for treating musculoskeletal (MSK) problems. Perfect for use in clinic, it includes fully-illustrated instruction on MSK medical acupuncture and electro-acupuncture points and techniques, guidance on safety and treatment planning and overviews of the theory behind the practice.
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Gyer, Giles
Dewey number
615.892
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC925.5
LC item number
.G94 2016eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Michael, Jimmy
  • Tolson, Ben
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  • Acupuncture Therapy
  • Acupuncture Therapy
  • Pain Management
Summary expansion
Designed to be a go-to reference for assessment and treatment planning in the clinic, this is a clear and concise handbook for students and practitioners of dry needling, or medical acupuncture. It includes: Comprehensive medical illustrations demonstrating trigger point locations and associated pain referral patterns Easy-to-follow instructions and photographs demonstrating musculoskeletal dry needling points and electroacupuncture techniques Dedicated section on the acupuncture treatment of tendinopathy Vital information on palpation and correct needling techniques Practical guidance on best practice, safety and treatment planning Overviews of the history and key principles of Traditional Chinese medicine and acupuncture Up-to-date research on the effect of acupuncture in the treatment of MSK conditions, myofascial pain, trigger points (MTrPS), fascia and pain.The book will be an essential aid for osteopaths, physiotherapists, sports rehabilitators, chiropractors, massage therapists, as well as traditional acupuncturists wishing to understand a Western approach on acupuncture. Other health professionals incorporating, or looking to incorporate dry needling into their treatment programme, will also find this book an invaluable resource
Label
Dry needling for manual therapists : points, techniques and treatments, including electroacupuncture and advanced tendon techniques, Giles Gyer, Jimmy Michael and Ben Tolson
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • PART III -- PREPARING FOR TREATMENTChapter 7 -- Safety Aspects of Dry Needling; Chapter 8- Palpation; Chapter 9 -- Deqi; Chapter 10 -- Planning Treatment; PART IV -- NEEDLING TECHNIQUES; Chapter 11 -- Muscles -- Techniques and Clinical Implications; Supraspinatus; Infraspinatus; Deltoid; Subscapularis; Teres minor; Latissimus dorsi and teres major; Rectus femoris; Vastus medialis, vastus intermedius and vastus lateralis; Pectoralis minor; Coracobrachialis; Biceps brachii; Triceps; Masseter; Temporalis; Upper trapezius; Levator scapula; Splenius capitis and cervicis; Suboccipitals
  • SternocleidomastoidThoracic and lumbar multifidus; Rhomboid major and minor; Quadratus lumborum; Cervical multifidus; Lumbar erector spinae; Scalenes; Wrist flexors -- flexor carpi radialis, flexor carpiulnaris, flexor digitorum superficialis, flexordigitorum profundus, flexor pollicis longus; Wrist extensors -- extensor carpi radialislongus, extensor carpi radialis brevis, extensorcarpi ulnaris and extensor digitorum; Supinator; Pronator teres; Serratus anterior; Gluteus maximus, gluteus medius and gluteus minimus; Obturator; Tensor fasciae latae; Piriformis; Adductor; Gracilis; Sartorius
  • Semimembranosus, semitendinosusand biceps femoris (hamstrings)Popliteus; Gastrocnemius and soleus; Plantaris; Peroneals; Tibialis anterior and posterior; Chapter 12 -- Electroacupuncture; Chapter 13 -- Tendinopathy and Tendon Techniques; Subject Index; Author Index
Control code
ocn936879608
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unknown
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857012029
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unknown
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888984
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)936879608
Label
Dry needling for manual therapists : points, techniques and treatments, including electroacupuncture and advanced tendon techniques, Giles Gyer, Jimmy Michael and Ben Tolson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • PART III -- PREPARING FOR TREATMENTChapter 7 -- Safety Aspects of Dry Needling; Chapter 8- Palpation; Chapter 9 -- Deqi; Chapter 10 -- Planning Treatment; PART IV -- NEEDLING TECHNIQUES; Chapter 11 -- Muscles -- Techniques and Clinical Implications; Supraspinatus; Infraspinatus; Deltoid; Subscapularis; Teres minor; Latissimus dorsi and teres major; Rectus femoris; Vastus medialis, vastus intermedius and vastus lateralis; Pectoralis minor; Coracobrachialis; Biceps brachii; Triceps; Masseter; Temporalis; Upper trapezius; Levator scapula; Splenius capitis and cervicis; Suboccipitals
  • SternocleidomastoidThoracic and lumbar multifidus; Rhomboid major and minor; Quadratus lumborum; Cervical multifidus; Lumbar erector spinae; Scalenes; Wrist flexors -- flexor carpi radialis, flexor carpiulnaris, flexor digitorum superficialis, flexordigitorum profundus, flexor pollicis longus; Wrist extensors -- extensor carpi radialislongus, extensor carpi radialis brevis, extensorcarpi ulnaris and extensor digitorum; Supinator; Pronator teres; Serratus anterior; Gluteus maximus, gluteus medius and gluteus minimus; Obturator; Tensor fasciae latae; Piriformis; Adductor; Gracilis; Sartorius
  • Semimembranosus, semitendinosusand biceps femoris (hamstrings)Popliteus; Gastrocnemius and soleus; Plantaris; Peroneals; Tibialis anterior and posterior; Chapter 12 -- Electroacupuncture; Chapter 13 -- Tendinopathy and Tendon Techniques; Subject Index; Author Index
Control code
ocn936879608
Dimensions
unknown
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857012029
Level of compression
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
888984
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)936879608

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