Mosby's Essential Sciences for Therapeutic Massage, Anatomy, Physiology, Biomechanics and Pathology, 3rd Edition

Mosby's Essential Sciences for Therapeutic Massage

3rd Edition Anatomy, Physiology, Biomechanics and Pathology

By Sandy Fritz, MS, NCTMB, Founder, Owner, Director and Head Instructor, Health Enrichment Center, School of Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork, Lapeer, MI; and James Grosenbach, EdD, Clinical Psychologist, Director of Education, Health Enrichment Center, School of Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork, Lapeer, MI


Section One: Fundamentals

1. The Body as a Whole

2. Mechanisms of Health and Disease

3. Medical Terminology


Section Two: Systems of Control

4. Nervous System Basics and the Central Nervous System

5. Peripheral Nervous System

6. Endocrine System


Section Three: Support, Movement, and Biomechanics

7. Skeletal System

8. Joints

9. Muscles

10. Biomechanics Basics


Section Four: Remaining Systems of the Body

11. Integumentary, Cardiovascular, Lymphatic, and Immune Systems

12. Respiratory, Digestive, Urinary, and Reproductive Systems


Appendices

A. Muscle Quick Reference Guide

B. Diseases and Indications/Contraindications to Massage Therapy

Workbook Section Answer Key

Final Word

Glossary

Works Consulted

Index


Table of Contents: DVD for Mosby?s Essential Sciences for Therapeutic Massage, 3rd Edition


Cadaver Dissection Video

Arm Hand: 6:58

Brain: 5:53

Elbow: 5:49

Hip: 8:48

Shoulder: 7:13

Knee: 8:53

Foot Ankle: 8:29


Total Running Time: 52:03


Animations

75 Animations


Total Running Time: Approximately 68:00