This comprehensive text may serve both the chriopractic student and practitioner. It takes a conservative approach to treatment and management of common neuromusculoskeletal conditions of the elderly. The text covers the basic science of ageing - including musculoskeletal, neurological, posture and gait changes, and immobilization degeneration of the soft tissue - and discusses common neuromusculoskeletal conditions, as well as prevention and health promotion - including functional and health risk assessment, psychosocial issues, physical activity issues, and rehabilitation strategies.... Health Sciences Whittier, California Jacqueline D. Bougie, MS, DC, DABCO Associate Professor, Department of Diagnosis Faculty of Los Angeles College of Chiropractic Southern California University of Health Sciences Whittier, California anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Aging Body|
|Publisher||:||McGraw-Hill - 2001-01-01|