Plantar Fasciitis Handbook
Part of the NAT "Handbook" series, the Plantar Fasciitis Handbook is designed for the self helper or therapist who wishes to learn how to treat Plantar Fasciitis. 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 Plantar Fasciitis 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 Home and Professional use.
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 Plantar Fasciitis
Plantar Fasciitis is a common disorder, which causes heel pain.
It is the most frequent injury of the plantar fascia and refers to an inflammation of a thick band of tissue that runs across the bottom of your foot and connects your heel bone to your toes.
Self Helpers, Manual Therapists, Massage Therapists, Trigger Point Therapists, Body Workers, Athletic Trainers, Chiropractors, Physical Therapists, PTS's, Occupational Therapists, OTA's, Medical Doctors, Nurses
The Plantar Fasciitis Handbook - a Part of the NAT "Handbook" Series; $17.95
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