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Biomedical Acupuncture for Sports and Trauma Rehabilitation

Biomedical Acupuncture for Sports and Trauma Rehabilitation
  • Author : Yun-tao Ma
  • Publsiher : Churchill Livingstone
  • Release : 05 March 2010
  • ISBN : 9781437709278
  • Pages : 275 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Written by widely respected acupuncture expert Yun-tao Ma, PhD, LAc, Biomedical Acupuncture for Sports and Trauma Rehabilitation shows techniques that will enhance athletic performance, accelerate recovery after intensive workouts, and speed trauma rehabilitation after injuries or surgeries. Evidence-based research is used to support the best and most effective techniques, with over 100 illustrations showing anatomy, injury, and clinical procedures. Unlike many other acupuncture books, this book uses a Western approach to make it easier to understand rationales, master techniques, and integrate biomedical acupuncture into your practice. "Finally, a well-referenced, common sense approach to dry needling in sports medicine that discusses maintenance, overtraining, and the effect of the stress response in atheletes. This is a long-awaited book that will leave you feeling comfortable with a technique that is very useful not only for atheletes, but for all patients of your practice." Rey Ximenes, MD The Pain and Stress Management Center Austin, Texas "For any clinician involved with assisting atheletes recover from injury, as well as providing services to enhance physical performance, this text will be indispensible. This book is a major accomplishment in the field of sports injury and treatment of musculoskeletal and neurological pain." Mark A. Kestner, DC, FIAMA, CCSP, CSCS Kestner Chiropractic & Acupuncture Center Murfreesboro, Tennessee Unique! Explores acupuncture treatments for sports injuries in the acute phase, rehabilitation, and prevention. Includes acupuncture for performance enhancement and injury prevention, emphasizing pre-event acupuncture used to help increase muscle output, assist with pre-competition stress, and prevent soft tissue injury. Provides evidence-based research to show the science behind the best and most effective techniques, based on the author's background in neuroscience and cell biology and his 35 years of clinical acupuncture experience. Offers an overview of the science of biomedical acupuncture including the mechanisms of acupuncture, anatomy and physiology of acupoints, and discussion of human healing potential. Uses terminology and concepts familiar to Western-trained health professionals, making the material easier to understand and incorporate into practice. Includes more than 100 illustrations showing anatomy, injury, and clinical procedures. Covers useful techniques including those that increase muscle force output, joint flexibility and stability; prevent sports injuries like muscle sprain, tendonitis, bone strain, stress/fatigue fracture and bone spurs; reinforce muscle output for specific sports; normalize physiology of dysfunctional soft tissues; predict treatment response; reduce physiological stress; use the new Vacuum Therapy for deep tissue dysfunctions; and balance the biomechanics of musculoskeletal system.


Biomedical Acupuncture for Sports and Trauma Rehabilitation E-Book

Biomedical Acupuncture for Sports and Trauma Rehabilitation E-Book
  • Author : Yun-tao Ma
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 05 March 2010
GET THIS BOOKBiomedical Acupuncture for Sports and Trauma Rehabilitation E-Book

Written by widely respected acupuncture expert Yun-tao Ma, PhD, LAc, Biomedical Acupuncture for Sports and Trauma Rehabilitation shows techniques that will enhance athletic performance, accelerate recovery after intensive workouts, and speed trauma rehabilitation after injuries or surgeries. Evidence-based research is used to support the best and most effective techniques, with over 100 illustrations showing anatomy, injury, and clinical procedures. Unlike many other acupuncture books, this book uses a Western approach to make it easier to understand rationales, master techniques, and integrate


Biomedical Acupuncture for Sports and Trauma Rehabilitation

Biomedical Acupuncture for Sports and Trauma Rehabilitation
  • Author : Yun-tao Ma
  • Publisher : Churchill Livingstone
  • Release : 05 March 2010
GET THIS BOOKBiomedical Acupuncture for Sports and Trauma Rehabilitation

Written by widely respected acupuncture expert Yun-tao Ma, PhD, LAc, Biomedical Acupuncture for Sports and Trauma Rehabilitation shows techniques that will enhance athletic performance, accelerate recovery after intensive workouts, and speed trauma rehabilitation after injuries or surgeries. Evidence-based research is used to support the best and most effective techniques, with over 100 illustrations showing anatomy, injury, and clinical procedures. Unlike many other acupuncture books, this book uses a Western approach to make it easier to understand rationales, master techniques, and integrate



Routledge Handbook of Sports Therapy, Injury Assessment and Rehabilitation

Routledge Handbook of Sports Therapy, Injury Assessment and Rehabilitation
  • Author : Keith Ward
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 16 September 2015
GET THIS BOOKRoutledge Handbook of Sports Therapy, Injury Assessment and Rehabilitation

The work of a sports therapist is highly technical and requires a confident, responsible and professional approach. The Routledge Handbook of Sports Therapy, Injury Assessment and Rehabilitation is a comprehensive and authoritative reference for those studying or working in this field and is the first book to comprehensively cover all of the following areas: Sports Injury Aetiology Soft Tissue Injury Healing Clinical Assessment in Sports Therapy Clinical Interventions in Sports Therapy Spinal and Peripheral Anatomy, Injury Assessment and Management Pitch-side


Rehabilitation of Sports Injuries

Rehabilitation of Sports Injuries
  • Author : Walter R. Frontera
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 15 April 2008
GET THIS BOOKRehabilitation of Sports Injuries

Rehabilitation is, by definition, the restoration of optimal formand function for an athlete. In this edition in theEncyclopedia series, the editor and contributors advocatethat rehabilitation should begin as soon as possible after theinjurty occurs, alongside therapeutic measures such asanti-inflammatories and other pain killing agents. This might alsobegin before, or immediately after, surgery. The rehabilitative process is therefore managed by amulti-disciplinary team, including physicians, physiotherapists,psychologists, nutritionists, and athletic trainers, amongstothers. This book considers the three phases of rehabilitation: painrelief, protection


Sports Acupuncture

Sports Acupuncture
  • Author : Mukaino Yoshito
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Release : 01 January 2008
GET THIS BOOKSports Acupuncture

The meridian test (or 'M-test' ) is a powerful assessment, treatment, and self-care system that can be used to improve athletic performance and physical fitness. It simplifies the assessment of strain and injury so that even nonacupuncturists and athletes can learn to apply massage and stretching more effectively.The M-Test is one of the most popular methods of sports acupuncture in Japan. Developed by Mukaino Yoshito, M.D., of the Sports and Health Science Department at Fukuoka University,the M-Test is


A Comprehensive Guide to Sports Physiology and Injury Management E-Book

A Comprehensive Guide to Sports Physiology and Injury Management E-Book
  • Author : Stuart Porter,Nick Southorn,Johnny Wilson
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 13 November 2020
GET THIS BOOKA Comprehensive Guide to Sports Physiology and Injury Management E-Book

Divided into two parts, physiology and sports injury management, this is an innovative clinical- and evidence-based guide, which engages with the latest developments in athletic performance both long and short term. It also considers lower level exercise combined with the pertinent physiological processes. It focuses on the rationale behind diagnostic work up, treatment bias and rehabilitation philosophy, challenging convention within the literature to what really makes sense when applied to sports settings. Drawing upon experts in the field from across


ARO HEALING Touching Lives THEORIES, TECHNIQUES and THERAPIES

ARO HEALING Touching Lives THEORIES, TECHNIQUES and THERAPIES
  • Author : Lynette Barnard
  • Publisher : Xlibris Corporation
  • Release : 14 July 2014
GET THIS BOOKARO HEALING Touching Lives THEORIES, TECHNIQUES and THERAPIES

CHAPTER 1: Definition and Outline OVERVIEW The Founding History of Aro-healing MASSAGES, THERAPIES, TREATMENTS Governing Bodies, Mission and Company Profile The Role of Massage, The Aro-healing Technique The Role of Touch, The Aro- Touch Technique, Aro-Reflex Stimulation Therapy What is Aro-healing, Advantages of using Aro-health massages Professional Massages Significance of Aro-healing Contents for Chapter 2: Whole Medical Systems Influencing the Body, Influencing the Mind, History of Massage, Massage Therapy, Massage as a way of relieving stress Different Types of Massage Therapies Different


Sports Rehabilitation and Injury Prevention

Sports Rehabilitation and Injury Prevention
  • Author : Paul Comfort,Earle Abrahamson
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 01 December 2010
GET THIS BOOKSports Rehabilitation and Injury Prevention

This text provides a comprehensive, practical, evidence-based guide to the field. It covers each stage of the rehabilitation process from initial assessment, diagnosis and treatment, to return to pre-injury fitness and injury prevention. Presenting a holistic approach, this text also addresses the nutritional and psychological aspects of the rehabilitation process for the amateur sports enthusiast as well as elite athletes. Divided into five parts, Parts I, II and III cover screening and assessment, the pathophysiology of sports injuries and healing



Sport Massage for Injury Care

Sport Massage for Injury Care
  • Author : Robert E. McAtee
  • Publisher : Human Kinetics Publishers
  • Release : 28 February 2021
GET THIS BOOKSport Massage for Injury Care

Sports Massage for Injury Care explains why manual therapy is so valuable in treating musculoskeletal injuries. It presents injury-specific protocols for treating and preventing recurrence of 20 of the most common neuromuscular injuries seen in athletes.


Muscle Injuries in Sport Medicine

Muscle Injuries in Sport Medicine
  • Author : Gian Nicola Bisciotti,Cristiano Eirale
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 11 September 2013
GET THIS BOOKMuscle Injuries in Sport Medicine

Muscle tears are one of the most common pathologies in sport and one of the most frequent causes of sport activity suspension. The purpose of this book is to review the state of the art of the actual knowledge on muscle tears in athletes, in particular for what concern the biology of muscle healing, the conservative and surgical treatments and the preventive aspects. Therefore, this textbook can be a valid tool for all Sport Medicine practitioners such as physicians, physiotherapists


Trigger Point Dry Needling,An Evidence and Clinical-Based Approach,1

Trigger Point Dry Needling,An Evidence and Clinical-Based Approach,1
  • Author : Jan Dommerholt,C?sar Fern?ndez-De-Las-Pe?as
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 28 February 2021
GET THIS BOOKTrigger Point Dry Needling,An Evidence and Clinical-Based Approach,1

This exciting new publication is the first authoritative resource on the market with an exclusive focus on Trigger Point ((TrP) dry needling. It provides a detailed and up-to-date scientific perspective against which TrP dry needling can be best understood. The first section of the book covers important topics such as the current understanding and neurophysiology of the TrP phenomena, safety and hygiene, the effect of needling on fascia and connective tissue, and an account on professional issues surrounding TrP dry


Coping with Concussion and Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

Coping with Concussion and Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Author : Diane Roberts Stoler Ed.D.,Barbara Albers Hill
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 05 November 2013
GET THIS BOOKCoping with Concussion and Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

A comprehensive guide for improving memory, focus, and quality of life in the aftermath of a concussion. Often presenting itself after a head trauma, concussion— or mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI)— can cause chronic migraines, depression, memory, and sleep problems that can last for years, referred to as post concussion syndrome (PCS). Neuropsychologist and concussion survivor Dr. Diane Roberts Stoler is the authority on all aspects of the recovery process. Coping with Concussion and Mild Traumatic Brain Injury is a


Nutrition Applied to Injury Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine

Nutrition Applied to Injury Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine
  • Author : Luke R. Bucci
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 25 October 2020
GET THIS BOOKNutrition Applied to Injury Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine

This timely and exciting new book brings together for the first time the readily available choices of dietary supplements and their relationship to injury rehabilitation. Nutrition Applied to Injury Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine supports the rational use of specific nutrients for specific healing conditions. Guidelines for nutritional programs applied to specific conditions are provided for practical application.