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Muscle Energy Techniques free pdf Muscle Energy Techniques (MET) are manipulative treatments in which a patient, on request, actively uses his or her muscles from a controlled position in a specific direction against a distinct counterforce. This 55-minute video can be used on its own or as an accompaniment to Chaitows book of the same name. Following an explanatory introduction to MET, Leon Chaitow then demonstrates its clinical use in the assessment and treatment of the following muscles: Rectus femoris and psoas, Tensor fascia lata- Piriformis, Quadratus lumborum- Pectoralis major, Latissimus dorsi- and, Upper trapezius Scalenes and sternocleidomastoid.

About Leon Chaitow

World reknowned guru in the field of manual therapy and bodywork. Author of numerous CL titles: Palpation Skills Modern Neuromuscular Technique Fybromyalgia Syndrome Positional Release Techniques Delany and Chaitow: Clinical Applications of Neuromuscular Technique vols 1 and 2. Cranial Manipulation Theory and Practice New series in colaboration with Sandy Fritz: A massage therapist's guide to understanding, locating and treating myofascial trigger points A massage therapist's guide to lower back and pelvic pain Chaitow is also involved in several books commissioned from the USA. Editor of Journal of Bodywork and Movement therapies. Also published several books for the general public (published by Thorsons). Travels widely teaching and lecturing, particularly in the USA, Australia, UK and Europe.

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Author : Leon Chaitow
Publisher : Churchill Livingstone
Data Published : 01 October 1996
ISBN : 0443058512
EAN : 9780443058516
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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