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Introduction to Massage Therapy

by Mary Beth Braun (Author), Stephanie J Simonson (Author)



Product Description
The Second Edition of Introduction to Massage Therapy instills the essential
skills and knowledge needed to become a professional massage therapist and excel
as one. The authors integrate functional anatomy, physiology, and pathology with
massage therapy techniques, helping you translate your knowledge of the
underlying science into practice. Designed to prepare you for all aspects of
massage practice, the text also covers communication and documentation, safety
and self-care practices, and essential business concepts. This text offers a
wealth of 3D anatomical information on the skeletal, muscular, and neurovascular
systems, as well as surface anatomy. The Second Edition features expanded
coverage of hydrotherapy, Eastern techniques, sanitation and hygiene, and HIPAA.


Product Details

Hardcover: 625 pages
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2 edition (January 1, 2007)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0781773741

 

 

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