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Manual Lymphatic Techniques for the Orthopedic Manual Therapist
Essential Treatment for Sport Injuries and Disorders of the Musculoskeletal System
David Doubblestein, PT, MS, LLCC, CLT, Cert. MDT
This book is the first compendium to manual lymphatic techniques for the orthopedic population.
It addresses the application of various lymphatic techniques to many orthopedic ailments and sports injuries such as bursitis, tendonitis, low back pain, shoulder pain, knee pain, as well as post operative knees and shoulders by applying various lymphatic techniques.
It introduces the practitioner to the importance manual lymphatic techniques have for stimulating the lymphatic system. This stimulation restores bodily functions by decreasing edema and pain.
The author takes the practitioner through basic anatomy and physiology of the lymphatic system, and progresses into more in-depth studies of this amazing biological system. The book culminates with treatment suggestions that can be implemented into an established practice and experienced manual therapist protocols. Practitioners will gain a new perspective of manual therapy for their orthopedic patient population.
Manual Lymphatic Techniques for the Orthopedic Manual Therapist is designed for the manual therapist with moderate knowledge of musculoskeletal anatomy and orthopedic pathophysiology.