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Trail Guide to the Body
Makes musculoskeletal anatomy captivating and easier to understand.
This “gold standard” textbook delivers beautifully illustrated information for learning palpation and the musculoskeletal system. Used by more than 2,500 programs worldwide and translated into 10 languages, Trail Guide to the Body is the preferred choice for mastering manual therapy skills and knowledge.
A Massage Therapist’s Guide to Pathology
Learn to treat clients with health conditions—safely, effectively, knowledgeably
Ruth Werner’s best-selling A Massage Therapist’s Guide to Pathology is a highly regarded,comprehensive resource that sets the standard for pathology instruction. Written for massage therapy students, this groundbreaking textbook serves up a comprehensive review of the etiology, signs, symptoms, and treatment of more than 500 diseases and disorders.
Trail Guide to Movement
An award-winning textbook revealing the inner workings of the body in motion.
Trail Guide to Movement takes the kinesiology principles found in Trail Guide to the Body even further by deepening students’ understanding of how muscles, bones, fascia, joints, and other structures come together to produce human movement. It explores biomechanics, key structures for movement, and principles of posture and gait, all with memorable imagery and straightforward descriptions.
Applied Anatomy & Physiology for Manual Therapists
Engaging A&P textbook written specifically for the manual therapy student.
Applied Anatomy &Physiology for Manual Therapists explores everything manual therapy students need to know about anatomy and physiology (A&P)–in ways they can easily understand and apply to their hands-on work. This uniquely relevant textbook contains a wealth of detailed A&P information, including the benefits,effects, indications, and contraindications of specific forms of manual therapy.