Manual Mobilization of the Joints, Volume III: Traction-Manipulation of the Extremities and Spine
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This handbook presents basic traction techniques for the extremities and spine with Kaltenborn's hallmark marriage of functional anatomy to clinical practice.
Kaltenborn developed these risk-free techniques for the safe teaching of joint manipulation in a classroom setting. These select, safe joint manipulations for the extremities and spine are applied in the actual joint resting position. Each manipulation is supported by images and clear language.
Written by Freddy Kaltenborn. Illustrated. Softcover, 120 pages.
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Terminology for traction-manipulation
2. Manipulation technique
Early history of joint traction
Manipulation by physical therapists
The abandonment of rotatory joint techniques
The Nordic OMT name
Challenges for manipulation research