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Title Fascia : the tensional network of the human body : the science and clinical applications in manual and movement therapy / edited by Robert Schleip ... [and others].
Published Edinburgh ; New York : Churchill Livingstone/Elsevier, [2012]
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 Electronic Book  QM563 .F37 2012eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xviii, 535 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color).
Content Type text
Format online resource
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Scientific foundations. Anatomy of the fascial body ; Fascia as an organ of communication ; Fascial force transmission ; Physiology of fascial tissues. -- Clinical application. Fascia-related disorders ; Diagnostic procedures for fascial elasticity ; Fascia-oriented therapies. -- Research directions. Fascia research: methodological challenges and new directions.
Summary "Compiled by experts of international renown, Fascia: The Tensional Network of the Human Body brings together very different contributors who share the desire to bridge the gap between theory and practice as much as possible in our current knowledge of the human fascia. With contributions from over 100 specialists and researchers from throughout the world, this new volume will be ideal for all professionals who have an interest in fascia and human movement - physiotherapists, osteopathic physicians and osteopaths, chiropractors, structural integration practitioners, manual therapists, massage therapists, acupuncturists, yoga or Pilates instructors, exercise scientists and personal trainers - as well as physicians involved with musculoskeletal medicine, pain management and rehabilitation, and basic scientists working in the field."--Publisher's website.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Fasciae (Anatomy)
Exercise therapy.
Related Names Schleip, Robert
Note Science and clinical applications in manual and movement therapy
Collection Title Elsevier ScienceDirect Health Professions 2013.
Related To Print version: Fascia 9780702034251 (DLC) 2011028592 (OCoLC)741340051
ISBN 9780702052286 electronic bk.
0702052280 electronic bk.
OCLC number 857718601