Flashcards for Palpation, Trigger Points, and Referral Patterns

Flashcards for Palpation, Trigger Points, and Referral Patterns

By Joseph E. Muscolino, DC, Instructor, Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy, Westport, CT; Owner, The Art and Science of Kinesiology, Redding, CT


How to Use These Flashcards

Part 1: Muscle Palpation


1. Palpation of the Muscles of the Shoulder Girdle

2. Palpation of the Muscles of the Neck

3. Palpation of the Muscles of the Head

4. Palpation of the Muscles of the Arm

5. Palpation of the Muscles of the Forearm

6. Palpation of the Intrinsic Muscles of the Hand

7. Palpation of the Muscles of the Trunk

8. Palpation of the Pelvic Muscles

9. Palpation of the Thigh Muscles

10. Palpation of the Leg Muscles

11. Palpation of the Intrinsic Muscles of the Foot

Part 2: Bone Palpation

1. Upper Extremity

2. Axial Body

3. Lower Extremity

Part 3: Trigger Points