Treat Your Own Neck

Author: Robin McKenzie
Publisher: Orthopedic Physical Therapy
ISBN: 0987650416
Release Date: 2011-01-01
Genre: Health & Fitness

If you have persistent neck pain, this informative step-by-step handbook will help you relieve your pain and prevent symptoms from occurring in the future. Learn the primary causes of neck pain and treatments for neck pain, plus a series of simple exercises designed to help alleviate your neck pain quickly and prevent any recurrence. Providing a comprehensive system of awareness, education and exercise prevention for common neck pain and injury, Treat Your Own Neck is your comprehensive resource for neck self-management.

Treat Your Own Shoulder

Author: Robin McKenzie
Publisher:
ISBN: 0958269254
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Self-care, Health

This easy-to-read patient handbook provides the reaxer with an active self-treatment plan to effectively treat and prevent the return of shoulder pain and other related pain. Wellington born Robin McKenzie is a world renowned spinal expert and is recognized internationally as an authority on the diagnosis and treatment of lower back pain and neck pain. He was voted the most influential person in orthopaedic physical therapy in the USA. His titles have been translated into almost 20 languages and have sold millions of copies all over the world.

Treat Your Own Back

Author: Robin McKenzie
Publisher: Orthopedic Physical Therapy
ISBN: 0987650408
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Health & Fitness

During the 1960s, McKenzie developed his own examination and treatments methods specializing in the treatment of spinal disorders. He is now recognized internationally as an authority on the diagnosis and treatment of low back pain.

7 Steps to a Pain Free Life

Author: Robin McKenzie
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780698137196
Release Date: 2014-12-30
Genre: Health & Fitness

A fully revised and updated edition of the program that’s sold more than 5.5 million copies worldwide—plus a new chapter addressing shoulder pain Since the McKenzie Method was first developed in the 1960s, millions of people have successfully used it to free themselves from chronic back and neck pain. Now, Robin McKenzie has updated his innovative program and added a new chapter on relieving shoulder pain. In 7 Steps to a Pain-Free Life, you’ll learn: · Common causes of lower back, neck pain and shoulder pain · The vital role discs play in back and neck health · Easy exercises that alleviate pain immediately Considered the treatment of choice by health care professionals throughout the world, 7 Steps to a Pain-Free Life will help you find permanent relief from back, neck, and shoulder pain.

Heal Your Back

Author: David G. Borenstein
Publisher: M Evans & Company
ISBN: 1590771850
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Health & Fitness

Provides a guide to backaches and offers a plan that can be customized for individual needs that help to prevent and treat the pain.

The Human Extremities

Author: Robin McKenzie
Publisher: Not Applicable
ISBN: 0958364702
Release Date: 2000-01-01
Genre: Extremities (Anatomy)

Authors Robin McKenzie and Stephen May draw upon their experience in mechanical disorders to provide clinicians with techniques to successfully treat extremity musculoskeletal conditions such as: repetitive strain injury, tennis elbow and general physical dysfunction. Applying these techniques can empower patients to assist in their return to health. Concepts are presented in a straightforward manner with over 107 photographs, illustrations and diagrams. Softcover, 320 pages.

Maniac Magee

Author: Jerry Spinelli
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780316333504
Release Date: 2014-01-28
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Jeffrey Lionel "Maniac" Magee might have lived a normal life if a freak accident hadn't made him an orphan. After living with his unhappy and uptight aunt and uncle for eight years, he decides to run--and not just run away, but run. This is where the myth of Maniac Magee begins, as he changes the lives of a racially divided small town with his amazing and legendary feats.

Treat Your Back Without Surgery

Author: Stephen Hochschuler
Publisher: Hunter House
ISBN: 9780897933728
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Family & Relationships

Providing proven exercises and natural healing techniques, this book helps readers diagnose back problems and relieve pain noninvasively. Includes information on back surgery benefits and risks and an updated resource section. Illustrations.

Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics

Author: Roger Walker
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780702048487
Release Date: 2011-10-24
Genre: Medical

Now in its fifth edition, this best-selling, multidisciplinary textbook continues to draw on the skills of pharmacists and clinicians to present optimal drug regimens. The authors integrate an understanding of the disease processes with an appreciation of pathophysiological processes, clinical pharmacy and the evidence base. New to this edition: Stronger emphasis on understanding both the prescribing process and the clinical pharmacy process. All chapters completely revised and updated. Thirty-eight leading new authors. Features: Key points boxes at the beginning of every chapter Case study tests at the end of every chapter Chapters co-authored by pharmacists and clinicians Organised by body system Consistent, clearly signposted chapter layout ‘...a unique and valuable support for all those involved or interested in drug therapy. This is a textbook that no university or pharmacy department, particularly those with employees studying at any level, and no pharmacist trying to develop their knowledge base should be without." Dr Chris Green and John Sexton, The Pharmaceutical Journal Now in its fifth edition, this best-selling, multidisciplinary textbook continues to draw on the skills of pharmacists and clinicians to present optimal drug regimens. The authors integrate an understanding of the disease processes with an appreciation of pathophysiological processes, clinical pharmacy and the evidence base. New to this edition: Stronger emphasis on understanding both the prescribing process and the clinical pharmacy process. All chapters completely revised and updated. Thirty-eight leading new authors. Features: Key points boxes at the beginning of every chapter Case study tests at the end of every chapter Chapters co-authored by pharmacists and clinicians Organised by body system Consistent, clearly signposted chapter layout ‘...a unique and valuable support for all those involved or interested in drug therapy. This is a textbook that no university or pharmacy department, particularly those with employees studying at any level, and no pharmacist trying to develop their knowledge base should be without." Dr Chris Green and John Sexton, The Pharmaceutical Journal Stronger emphasis on understanding both the prescribing process and the clinical pharmacy process. All chapters completely revised and updated. Thirty-eight leading new authors.

Emergency Medicine Secrets

Author: Vincent J. Markovchick
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323355162
Release Date: 2016-01-12
Genre: Emergency medicine

For 30 years, the highly regarded Secrets Series? has provided students and practitioners in all areas of health care with concise, focused, and engaging resources for quick reference and exam review. The 6th Edition of Emergency Medicine Secrets, by Drs. Vincent J. Markovchick, Peter T. Pons, Katherine M. Bakes, and Jennie A. Buchanan, features the Secrets' popular question-and-answer format that also includes lists, mnemonics, tables, and an informal tone - making reference and review quick, easy, and enjoyable. Top 100 Secrets and Key Points boxes provide a fast overview of the secrets you must know for success in practice. The proven Secrets? format gives you the most return for your study time - concise, easy to read, engaging, and highly effective. Portable size makes it easy to carry with you for quick reference or review anywhere, anytime. NEW: Expert Consult access features online, interactive multiple choice questions for every chapter, perfect for self-assessment. Thorough updates keep you current with what's new in emergency medicine.

Fixing You

Author: Rick Olderman
Publisher: Rick Olderman
ISBN: 098219370X
Release Date: 2009-11-02
Genre: Health & Fitness

Publisher Marketing: Fixing You: Back Pain is an easy-to-use self-help guidebook for fixing just about every type of back pain. Written for laypeople, Fixing You: Back Pain guides you in discovering the root causes of your pain to eliminate it forever, rather than merely treating symptoms. Fixing You: Back Pain simplifies assessment and treatment by categorizing all back pain into three possible root problems. These problems can be easily corrected through the exercises found in this book. Readers will have free access to video clips of all the exercises by visiting www.FixingYou.net. No other book has ever done so much to help you beat your pain! Rick Olderman MSPT, CPT and Pilates instructor is a physical therapist with over a decade of experience working with difficult chronic and acute injuries. He lays out in simple explanations and instructions, exactly how to identify the causes of your back pain and how to fix them.

What to do for a Pain in the Neck

Author: Jerome Schofferman
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0743216512
Release Date: 2011-05-24
Genre: Health & Fitness

No one who works at a computer or drives a car will be surprised to learn that neck pain is on the rise. About 70 million people in the United States have had neck pain, and the incidence is increasing. Like back pain, neck pain can become a constant plague that is both mysterious and difficult to treat. Here at last is help. In What to Do for a Pain in the Neck, one of today's leading experts on neck pain provides a broad range of treatments and preventive measures so that you do not have to learn how to live with pain—you can banish it.

Treat Your Own Knees

Author: Jim Johnson
Publisher: SPCK
ISBN: 9781847093318
Release Date: 2014-06-19
Genre: Medical

This is an effective, practical, easy-to-use book of exercises to strengthen knees and prevent pain and problems. Written by a physical therapist, this book uses simple, effective do-it-yourself treatments for knee pain, backed up by several drawings and illustrations that clearly show the correct way to perform the exercises. The last chapter is a "master plan" that pulls together all the concepts and exercises into a time-efficient exercise programme.

The Back Pain Book

Author: Mike Hage
Publisher: Class Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 1859591035
Release Date: 1992
Genre: Backache

In 'The Back Pain Book', physical therapist Mike Hage shows readers how to take control of back problems through self-treatment. Instead of addressing specific medical diagnoses, medications, surgery, or nutritional adjustments, Hage gives advice on how to use posture and movement to ease, relieve, and prevent your pain.