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In this chapter, Dr Myers focuses on the three major headache culprits—the trapezius, levator scapulae, and sternocleidomastoid muscles. Quotes from George S. Clinicl Jones, DO developed the system of Counterstrain based upon a variety of patient positioning to relieve “tender points” associated with a variety of patient presentations.

For more than a decade, he has taught clinicians and treated patients in the integrative medicine clinic at the University of Arizona in Tucson.

Indispensable for preventive care and the whole person approach to wellness. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Other chapters in Clinical Application of Counterstrain highlight muscles, dysfunctions, and treatment techniques in the following body regions: Actual case histories and standardized muscle-specific treatment positions bring the author’s expertise to beginners and advanced practitioners alike.

The Trigger Point Manual. Cummings, are beautifully reprinted from that text, 3 providing Dr Myers’ work with a same-page juxtaposition of diagnosis and treatment.

Clinical Application of Counterstrain: Compendium edition

It is no mystery that this text should be so clinically appealing. Sutherland Cranial Teaching Ot Because of these features, the book can remain open to the selected page when placed on the treatment table. Shopping cart There are no products in your shopping cart. Myers’ original work, Clinical Application of Counterstrain [ Osteopathic Press], the Compendium Edition includes contributions from scholars and practitioners who applicqtion, practice, or teach around the world: Accessed April 7, Kindle Cloud Reader Read instantly in xounterstrain browser.


English Choose a language for shopping. Foreword by the author’s colleague and friend, Dr. In each chapter, Dr Myers articulately discusses—and photographs clearly demonstrate—his care for patients with common, recalcitrant symptoms.

I have taught manual medicine to physicians and physicians-in-training all over the world—to DOs and MDs alike. Counterstrain is a powerful tool to treat chronic and acute pain. Enabled Due to its large file size, this book may take longer to download. Although the cases and techniques discussed by Dr Myers emphasize pain and dysfunction of the neuromusculoskeletal system, the author also writes about the clinical appplication of managing myofascial and segmental dysfunctions when caring for patients with digestive or cardiac problems, dry cough, irritable bowel syndrome, respiratory distress, or restless leg syndrome.

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Product details File Size: While of particular value in problems primarily in the musculoskeletal system, this work also provides the practitioner a valuable diagnostic and therapeutic tool for the primary care patients as well as those with complex chronic conditions. Sutherland, DO added the dimension of manipulative treatment to the scull as well as the rest of the body.

Actual case histories are used to illustrate the counterstrain approach and linkages made between common patient symptoms and dysfunctional tender points associated with these symptoms. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. The clinician shines through in Clinical Application of Counterstrain, which consistently espouses the osteopathic philosophy of treating the whole patient. June 24, Sold by: Clinical Application of Counterstrain is a comprehensive resource for students, teachers, clinicians and practitioners in osteopathic manipulation, physical therapy, and integrated medical disciplines.


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Frank Chapman, DO developed a system of diagnosis by tender points on the front and back of the body that were associated with systemic symptoms cliical disease. For more information, visit the Tucson Osteopathic Medical Foundation tomf. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.

The osteopathic profession has a long history of pioneers who have added to the profession, particularly in the area of the art and science of Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity. Dr Myers’ exceptional skill in patient care and teaching and his integrated application of the osteopathic approach to medicine won trust and praise from that clinic’s founder—Andrew Weil, MD, noted author of Spontaneous Healing.

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The first chapter, for example, deals with the use of counterstrain to treat patients with headache, neck pain, or temporomandibular dysfunction. J Am Osteopath Assoc ; 5: Building on the educational and clinical impact of Dr. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Dr Ckinical is board certified by the American Osteopathic Association for family practice and for neuromusculoskeletal medicine and osteopathic manipulative medicine.