The Pocket Manual of OMT

Author: David R. Essig-Beatty
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 1608316572
Release Date: 2010-05
Genre: Medical

A practical, concise clinical reference, this edition presents 43 new techniques, including seated facet release and inherent motion diagnosis and treatment techniques. Updated and expanded descriptions of osteopathic principles are complemented by new illustrations and clinical correlations.

Pocket Manual of OMT

Author: David R. Essig-Beatty
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 1405104805
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Medical

This practical, concise, must-have handbook by faculty in the Department of Osteopathic Principles and Practice at the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine will assist physicians, therapists and other practitioners, and medical students in applying manipulative treatment techniques for common problems encountered in primary care practice. For each technique, the book provides indications, contraindications, stepwise description of the technique, and an accompanying photograph—a total of over 350 photographs. Newer OMT techniques, including percussion vibrator and facilitated oscillatory release, are included for each region of the body. Exercises derived from the structural exam and OMT appear at the end of each chapter. The index allows look-up by syndrome, modality, or body region.

The 5 minute Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine Consult

Author: Millicent King Channell
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 0781779537
Release Date: 2008-09-01
Genre: Medical

This pocket-sized book is the first osteopathic clinical manual to be organized by diagnoses in a two-page, quick-reference format. In the tradition of The 5-Minute Consult Series, each diagnosis is presented on a two-page spread. The first page has a definition of the disease, a list of associated autonomic and motor innervations, and a list of common somatic dysfunctions. The second page lists the techniques that might be used for those somatic dysfunctions. The second page is further subdivided into three levels of treatment: 2-minute, 5-minute, and extended. Next to each technique is the corresponding ICD-9 code for billing. Photos and schematic drawings are included. The fully searchable online text is included with purchase of this book.

Somatic Dysfunction in Osteopathic Family Medicine

Author: Kenneth E. Nelson
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 1405104759
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Medical

This clinically oriented textbook provides a patient-focused approach to the diagnosis and treatment of somatic dysfunction—functional impairment of the musculoskeletal system and related neural and vascular elements—in the context of family medicine practice. The book explains the clinical rationale for osteopathic manipulative treatment in specific situations and details procedures for treating common problems encountered in family medicine. Coverage begins with the philosophy and principles of osteopathic patient care. Two major sections focus on various patient populations and patients with various clinical conditions. A special section covers practice issues such as office set-up, progress notes, coding, and the standardized medical record.

COMLEX Review

Author: Rupen G. Modi
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 1405104481
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Medical

This resource targets the essential information that osteopathic medical students need during medical school and beyond. A thorough overview of anatomy and osteopathic manipulative medicine for the COMLEX is ideal for exam and course review. Written by osteopathic medical students, this guide provides high-yield coverage of COMLEX content and advice for students.

Counterstrain Approaches in Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine

Author: Harry D. Friedman
Publisher: S F I M M S Press
ISBN: 0970184107
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Medical

-Basic and intermediate level instructional manual -Theoretical principles of indirect technique and spontaneous release by positioning -Diagnostic application of tender point palpation for each body region -Multiple therapeutic maneuvers presented for each tender point

Advanced Osteopathic Technique Ppt Manipulation and Synergetic Bio Mechanics

Author: John Richard Bayliss
Publisher:
ISBN: 0955093635
Release Date: 2013-02-01
Genre: Medical

The third and most complete revision of the PPT system of manipulation originated and developed by Bayliss, whose work and theories are recognized around the world by doctors, osteopaths, chiropractors, and physiotherapists at all levels.

Osteopathic Techniques

Author: Sharon Gustowski
Publisher: Thieme
ISBN: 9781626234260
Release Date: 2017-05-10
Genre: Medical

This step-by-step instruction manual with videos introduces a spectrum of osteopathic manipulative techniques incorporating principles of psychomotor learning that enable optimal skill acquisition during both independent and supervised practice. Introductory chapters contain historical and essential concepts for performing osteopathic manipulative techniques including somatic dysfunction diagnosis. Each technique chapter includes pertinent background and summary concepts, key features of somatic dysfunction diagnosis, an end-goal focus for performing the technique, relevant anatomic image(s), and performance steps to foster knowledge retention. Key Highlights Online access to 160 technique video demonstrations High quality illustrations that reinforce anatomy Psychomotor skills learning and assessment strategies Nearly 100 self-study/review questions in multiple choice format, also accessible via WinkingSkull.com This evidence-based manual for learning manipulation treatment is the must-have tool for all osteopathic medical students and residents.

Osteopathic Considerations in Systemic Dysfunction

Author: Michael L. Kuchera
Publisher: Greyden Press LLC
ISBN: 9781570741548
Release Date: 1994-01-01
Genre: Medical

This text is divided into sections in order to present an osteopathic approach to dysfunction manifesting in a particular system pertinent to a common clinical presentation. The divisions are grouped by their common autonomic and lymphatic elements. The purpose of the book is to explore selected structural and functional consideration which may produce symptoms or compromise homeostasis. It also demonstrates, by example, clinical application of the osteopathic philosophy in selected situation. Lastly, it attempts to show where osteopathic manipulative treatments can be prescribed as primary or adjunctive modalities available to the DO as they assist patients in reaching their maximum health potential.

Greenman s Principles of Manual Medicine

Author: Lisa A. DeStefano
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9780781789158
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Medical

"This fully updated practical resource opens up one of the most enduring, yet continually evolving, areas of health care - manual medicine. With this informative, highly illustrated text, you'll learn the basic principles, specific techniques, and adjunct procedures of the discipline - including the use of exercise for prevention and treatment of common lower quarter neuromuscular syndromes."--BOOK JACKET.

Atlas of Osteopathic Techniques

Author: Alexander S. Nicholas
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 0781763711
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Medical

Atlas of Osteopathic Techniques is the only comprehensive full-color atlas of osteopathic manipulative techniques currently available. Richly illustrated with over 1,300 full-color photographs professionally shot for this atlas, this comprehensive, practical reference provides step-by-step instructions for 368 osteopathic manipulative techniques. Primary and secondary indications, relative and absolute contraindications, and general considerations are also discussed in well-organized textual sections preceding each technique. The fully searchable online text will be available on thePoint.

Compendium Edition Clinical Application of Counterstrain

Author: Harmon L. Meyers
Publisher:
ISBN: 0963365819
Release Date: 2012-06-01
Genre: Counterstrain

Counterstrain is a powerful tool to treat chronic and acute pain. Its gentle but logical manipulations can affect immediate, often lasting relief, and help maximize the body's natural inclination toward health. Actual case histories and standardized muscle- specific treatment positions bring the author's expertise to beginners and advanced practitioners alike. In this unique at-a-glance presentation, doctor, author, lecturer, teacher, and nationally recognized master of Counterstrain, Harmon L. Myers, D.O., shares a lifetime of insight and a step-by-step approach for clinicians of all disciplines to quickly and effectively diagnose and treat much of what ails us. Indispensable for preventive care and the whole person approach to wellness. The Compendium Edition: Clinical Application of Counterstrain is a comprehensive resource for students, teachers, clinicians and practitioners in osteopathic manipulation, physical therapy, and integrated medical disciplines.

Foundations of Osteopathic Medicine

Author: Anthony G. Chila
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9780781766715
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Medical

Thoroughly revised for its Third Edition, "Foundations of Osteopathic Medicine" is the most comprehensive, current osteopathic text. This edition features expanded coverage of international practice and includes a new chapter on the structure of the profession.

Functional Methods in Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine

Author: Dr Harry D Friedman Do
Publisher: Sfimms Press
ISBN: 0970184166
Release Date: 2016-12-16
Genre:

-Presents Functional Methods approach developed by William L Johnston DO FAAO -2 basic level courses that cover all body regions -Presents a unique palpation based understanding of the functional relationships between all body regions -Diagnostic principles based on passive motion testing -Treatment elegantly applies palpation based findings to restore proper relationships between all body regions

OMT Review

Author: Robert G. Savarese
Publisher:
ISBN: 0967009014
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Medical