Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome (Shin Splints) Handbook
Part of the NAT "Handbook" series, the Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome Handbook is designed for manual therapists who wish to expand their practice by offering the treatment of Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome. It provides a comprehensive guide to the condition, including symptoms, muscles affected, differential diagnosis and how to treat it using trigger point therapy techniques, taping, exercise and more.
The Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome Handbook includes a treatment plan with a series of exercises and stretches that the therapist can show the client to do between treatments. It covers recommended lifestyle changes as well as which sports are recommended and which to avoid.
An excellent reference tool for any manual therapist.
Each Handbook is fully illustrated.
What is included?
- Description of condition
- Muscles affected
- Trigger points and pain maps
- Differential Diagnosis
- Treatment program (Ischemic compression techniques, deep stroking massage, muscle energy techniques, taping, stretching and strengthening exercises)
- Treatment Assessment
- Lifestyle changes
- More about Trigger Point Therapy
About Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome
Medial tibial stress syndrome (MTSS) commonly referred to as “shin splints”, is a condition that causes pain on the inside of the shin (the front part of the leg between the knee and ankle). It is an inflammation of the muscles, tendons, and bone tissue around your tibia.
Manual Therapists, Massage Therapists, Trigger Point Therapists, Body Workers, Athletic Trainers, Chiropractors, Physical Therapists, PTS's, Occupational Therapists, OTA's, Medical Doctors, Nurses
The Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome Handbook - a Part of the NAT "Handbook" Series; $14.95
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