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Evidence Informed Massage Therapy WebBook is the gold standard textbook available for massage students, instructors and clinicians — written by Massage Therapists for Massage Therapists! With 1,176 full colour pages and 5,500+ references and images, Massage Therapy WebBook is a useful reference in the classroom and clinic for patient education — accessible from your computer or mobile device 24/7!

Many of our contributing authors are graduates of 2200-3300 hour massage programs also holding advanced degrees, clinical instructors and clinic owners - you are learning from the best with centuries of combined real-world experiences and evidence-based content.

Evidence Informed Massage Therapy is the gold standard textbook available for massage students, instructors and clinicians — written by Massage Therapists for Massage Therapists! With 1,176 full colour pages and 5,500+ references and images, Massage Therapy is a useful reference in the classroom and clinic for patient education.

Many of our contributing authors are graduates of 2200-3300 hour massage programs also holding advanced degrees, clinical instructors and clinic owners – you are learning from the best with centuries of combined real-world experiences and evidence-based content.

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Evidence Informed Massage Therapy is the gold standard textbook available for massage students, instructors and clinicians — written by Massage Therapists for Massage Therapists! With 1,176 full colour pages and 5,500+ references and images, Massage Therapy is a useful reference in the classroom and clinic for patient education.

Many of our contributing authors are graduates of 2200-3300 hour massage programs also holding advanced degrees, clinical instructors and clinic owners – you are learning from the best with centuries of combined real-world experiences and evidence-based content.

No book offers more content and value. This text bridges the gap between academics to advanced clinical application and critical thinking. You will use Massage Therapy in the classroom, practice, and for patient education:

  • 1,176 Full Color Pages with over 5,500+ Images and References
  • Multi-disciplinary Peer Reviewed (AT, DC, DO, LMT, MD, ND, PhD, PT, RMT)
  • Clear Presentation & Format Saves Time – Perfect for Board Exams and Practice

 

Print Version ISBN: 978-1-989392-11-9
Edition: 2nd
Pages: 1,176
Size: 7×10″

 

Students, Instructors and Practitioners ❤ Massage Therapy Textbook

“These books have the information I need in a format that just works – they are the only texts I routinely use after 10 years of practice – Thank you!”
— David L. LMT – Back in Motion

“The best courses and resources I’ve seen since I started 25 years ago. I feel more confident as a therapist and will last longer in the profession.”
— Rebbah Rodrigues RMT – (3000 hr massage graduate)

Index

300+ Days of Healing 141
5 Principles of Application 31

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm 840
Abdominal Exam 110
AC Sprain 520
Acupressure 1100
Acetabular Labral Tear 732
Achilles Tendon & Rupture 826
ACL Sprain/Tear 762
Activity in the Day 342
Activity Pyramid 343
Advanced Wobble Board 407
Affusion 314
Alzheimer’s 842
Ankle
Ankle & Foot Exam Form 1039
Ankle & Foot Exam Form 798
Ankle & Foot Kinematics 793
Ankle & Foot 404
Ankle Exam Flow 796
Ankle Foot Anatomy 790
Ankle foot Case Study & Quiz 838
Ankle Foot Imaging 808
Ankle Foot Palpation 800
Ankle Foot ROM 802
Ankle Foot Special Tests 807
Ankle Muscle Testing 805
Ankle Rules and Evaluation 809
Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS) 846
Assessment Level 2 1007
Assessment Level 3 1009
Assessment Proctor Form 1011
Assessment Proctor Form 1015
Athletic Taping 1090

Barbell 372
Basic Treatment Framework 136
Baths 294
Bell’s Palsy 446
Benign Positional Vertigo 448
Bicipital Tendinopathy 516
Bio Feedback 1117
Biography 1066
Biotin 979
Bipolar Disorder 846
Block or Ball 371
Blood Pressure 102
Bo Staff 368
Body Ball 370
Body Composition 61
Body Weight 60, 366
Breathing Technique 204
Bridge Track 391
Brügger’s Exercise 412
Bursitis 176
Business Plan 1073

C1-C2 Instability 451
Calcific Tendinopathy 518
Calcium 982
Carbohydrates & Fiber 962
Cardiac Auscultation 115
Carpal Instability 578
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome 576
Cascade Shower 310
Cauda Equina Syndrome 680
Cerebral Palsy (CP) 848
Cervical
Cervical Exam 424
Cervical Facet Syndrome 454
Cervical Imaging 439
Cervical Kinematics 420
Cervical Meniscoid 456
Cervical Muscle Testing 433
Cervical Palpation 426
Cervical Radiculopathy 458
Cervical ROM 429
Cervical Special Tests 435
Cervical Spondylosis 452
Cervical Sprain/Strain 442
Cervicothoracic Exam 1030
Chest Pain DDx 601
Chief Concern History 51
Chondromalacia Patella 772
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome 850
Clay Pack 326
Clinic Rent 1058
Clinic space 1052
Clinic Start-up Costs 1061
Clinical Guideline 44
Clinical Impression 130
Clinical Prediction Rules 1087
Clinical Problem Solving 1086
Closed Basket Weave 1093
Cluster Headache (CH) 474
Cold 320
Communication 10
Compartment Syndrome 816
Complete Blood Count 1121
Complex Regional Pain Syn 852
Concussion 460
Congenital Hip Dysplasia 736
Contract-Relax (CR) 257
Contraindications (CIs) 17
Contrast Bath 306
Contusions 179
Core Leg Curl Track 393
Costochondritis 616
Coxa Vara & Coxa Valga 738
Cubital Tunnel Syndrome 572
Cupping 266

DASH – Disability of Arm 1002
De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis 582
Dead Bug Track 386
Deep Tendon Reflexes 100
Deep Vein Thrombosis 823
Depression 854
Diabetes Mellitus 856
Diagnostic Imaging 120
Diathermy 1113
Diets 990
Differential Diagnosis 128
Discogenic Pain Syndrome 466
Dislocation & Subluxation 164
Dizziness DDx 114
Dosing STM 203
Draping 26
Drug/Nutrient Interactions 989
Dumbbell 373
Dyslipidemia 858
Ear & Otoscopic Exam 118

Effleurage 214
Elbow
Elbow Anatomy Review 535
Elbow Exam Flow 542
Elbow Exam Form 1034
Elbow Kinematics 538
Elbow Osteochondritis Dis 570
Elbow Rapid DDx 543
Elbow ROM 548
Elbow Sprain (UCL) 574
Elbow Stretch & Strength 398
Elbow Case Study & Quiz 594
Electrotherapy 1104
Epsom Salt Bath 297
Essential Fatty Acids 967
Eversion Sprain 812
Evidence for Massage (brief) 12
Evidence Massage Mechanisms 14
Exercise Nutrition 352
Exercise Prescription Pad 408
Exercise Prescription 359
Exercises 341
Eye & Ophthalmic Exam 116

Fat Loss 956
Fats (Lipids) 966
Fibromyalgia 860
Figueroa Semi-Stirrup 1097
Flexibility Assessment 86
Foam Roller 369
Fomentation 299
Foot & Toe Anomalies 794
Foot Pain Referral Patterns 799
Forearm & Hand Bones 532
Forearm Muscles 536
Forearm, Wrist & Hand DDx 545
Fracture 170
Frictions 232
Frozen Shoulder 522

Gait Cycle 72
Gait Types 71
Game Keeper’s Thumb 584
Ganglion Cyst 592
Gastroc Strain (Tennis Leg) 820
Genu Varum/Valgum/Recur. 774
GH Instability 524
Glenohumeral Arthritis 528
Glenoid Labral Tear 526
Glossary 1120
Goniometry 88, 552
Gout 864
Grades of Mobilization 91
Grip Strength & Anatomy 534
Groin Strain 710
Growth & Performance 354
GTO Release 246

Hamstring Strain 712
Head and neck Case Study & Quiz 486
Headache DDx 469
Heat Mechanisms & Type 285
Heat 288
Heating Compress 308
Heel & Lace Pad Elimination 1096
Heel Lock 1094
Herbal Bath Additives 296
High Volt Galvanism 1110
Hip
Hip & Thigh Exam Form 1037
Hip Avascular Necrosis (AVN) 718
Hip Bone & Ligament Review 689
Hip Bursitis 714
Hip Diagnostic Imaging 706
Hip Exam Flow 694
Hip Kinesiology 692
Hip Muscle Testing 701
Hip Muscles 690
Hip Osteoarthritis 716
Hip ROM 697
Hip Special Tests 703
Hip Stretch 401
History Considerations 50
History of Massage 2
History: Family & Personal 53
History: Past Health 52
Hormones 1158
Hot & Cold Contraindications 277
Hot and Cold Shower 287
Hot and Cold 278
Hot Compress 311
Hot Foot Bath 298
Hot or Cold Stone Massage 312
Hydro Case Study and Quiz 340
Hydrocollator Packs 292
Hydrotherapy History 274
Hydrotherapy Principles 275
Hydrotherapy Terminology 286
Hygiene 22
Hypertension 864

IASTM 268
Ice and Stretch 258
Ice Massage 321
Iliotibial Band Tendinopathy 778
Impingement Syndrome 514
Index 1152
Indications and CIs 16
Indications, Precautions & CIs 276
Informed Consent Form 996
Informed Consent 24
Infrared Sauna (IRS) 332
Infrared 330
Inguinal & Femoral Hernia 734
Initial Scan Exam Form 1017
Initial Scan Proctor Form 1012
Insurance 1070
Intake Questionnaires
Interferntial Current 1111
Intervertebral Disc (IVD) 633
Inversion Ankle Sprain 810

Joint Mobilization Proctor Form 1020
Joint Play Mobilizations 260
Joints of the Body 84

Keinböck’s Disease 589
Kettle Bells 375
Kinesio Taping 1088
Kinesiology Taping 270
Kinesiology 638
Kneading 218
Knee
Knee Bones 742
Knee Bursitis 780
Knee Case Study & Quiz 788
Knee Exam Flow 748
Knee Exam Form 1038
Knee Exam Form 749
Knee Imaging 760
Knee Kinematics 747
Knee Ligaments 743
Knee Muscles 744
Knee ROM 752

Laser 333
Lateral Epicondylitis 562
Law, Ethics & Professionalism 19
LCL Sprain/Tear 768
Leg Length Inequality (LLI) 682
Leg, Ankle & Foot Rapid DDx 797
Legg-Calve-Perthes 720
Letters to the Editor 1083
Life-style Pyramid 987
Ligament Sprain 160
Likelihood Ratios 1084
Low Back Case Study & Quiz 686
Low Dye & Tear Drop 1095
Low Freq. Alt. Current 1107
Low Volt Galvanism 1108
Lower Body Exam Form 1036
Lower Extremity Function Scale 1003
Lower Extremity Practical 1023
Lumbar
Lumbar Bones & Ligaments 632
Lumbar Disc Herniation 668
Lumbar DJD 666
Lumbar Facet Syndrome 672
Lumbar Imaging 660
Lumbar Instability 674
Lumbar Muscle Testing 651
Lumbar ROM 647
Lumbar Special Tests 652
Lumbar Sprain Strain 664
Lumbar Stenosis 678
Lumbopelvic Exam 1031
Lumbosacral Exam Flow 644
Lunate Dislocation 588
Lung & Thorax Exam 112
Lyme Disease (LD) 866
Lymphatic Drainage (LD) 210

Management Plan 132, 1028
Marketing 1064
Massage Application and Goals 30
Massage Application 38
Massage Contacts & Stance 32
MCL Sprain/Tear 766
Medial Epicondylitis 564
Medicated Steams/Sauna 305
Medicolegal Report 134
Health and Well Being 130
Meditation 206
Meniscus Tear 770
Metabolism & Energy Intake 960
Metatarsal Stress Fracture 832
Metatarsalgia 828
Methods of Heat Transfer 284
Microcurrent (MENS) 1112
Migraine Headache 472
Minerals 984
Modified Low Back OSWESTRY 1001
Morton’s Neuroma 830
Motion & End Feel 92
Motion 83
Motivational Interview 48
Motor Points 1106
MSK Best Practices 131
MSK Practical Exam 1013
MTAR 248
Multiple Sclerosis (MS) 868
Muscle Compressions 217
Muscle Contraction 362
Muscle Gain 958
Muscle Spasm 146
Muscle Strain Grading 151
Muscular Dystrophy (MD) 870
Myocardial Infarction 628
Myofascial Release 236
Myositis Ossificans 722

Neck Disability Index 1000
Neck Muscles & Ligaments 418
Nerve Injury 182
Neutral Bath 302
Neutral Pelvis Track 390
Nutrient/Nutrient Interactions 988
Nutrition Introduction 952
Nutrition Labels & Portion Size 954

oHIP-MNRS Guideline 44
Olecranon Bursitis 568
Open Gibney 1092
OSCE Practical Fun 1040
Osgood Schlatter’s 784
Osteoarthritis (OA) 872
Osteochondritis Dessecans 782
Osteoporosis (OP) 876
Outcome Markers 54

Pain Assessment 56
Pain Cycle & Happiness 61
Pain Referral Patterns 547
Palpation 80
Parafin Wax 328
Parkinson’s Disease (PD) 878
Partner Exercises 376
Patellar Dislocation 786
Patellar Strip 1098
Patellar Tendinopathy 776
Pathologic Headache 468
Patient Assessment  1 1005
Patient Hx Level 1 1004
Patient Hx Level 2 1006
Patient Hx Level 3 1008
Patient Intake Form 998
Patient Interview Proctor Form 1010
PCL Sprain/Tear 764
Percussive / Tapotement 226
Petrissage 216
PHS Ranking System 1081
Picking-up 223
Pin & Stretch 252
Piriformis Syndrome 708
Plantar Fasciitis 834
PNF Stretching Techniques 256
Post Traumatic Stress (PTSD) 882
Post-Treatment 39
Postural Syndrome 618
Posture Assessment Proctor 1016
Posture 66
Practical Exam Form 1025
Practice Management 1054
Pre Treatment Check List 36
Pregnancy 882
Prenatal & Postpartum 884
Presentation Proctor Form 1046
Proctor Test Forms
Prognosis 129
Pronation Syndrome 836
Prone Track 387
Protecting Your Back 350
Protein 964
Psoriatic Arthritis (PA) 890
Psychology of Chronic Injury 60
Pulled Elbow 566
Pulses 104

Quadriped Track 389

Range of Motion (ROM) 90
Reactive Arthritis (ReA) 892
Recommended Food Guide 961
Record Keeping 124
Red & White Fibers 364
Reflexology 1102
Rehab protocols
Relaxation & Stress Reduction 144
Research Literacy 1078
Research Review 1080
Resistance Band 367
Respiration Patterns 113
Review of Findings 131
Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) 894
Rhythmics (Shaking, Jostling) 234
Rib Subluxation 626
Rocker & Wobble Board 406
ROOD’s Technique 244
Rotator Cuff Strain 510
Russian Bath 303
Russian Stim. 1116

Salt Glow 324
Scaphoid Fracture 586
Scapulocostal Syndrome 508
Scapulohumeral Rhythm 493
Scar Tissue 184
Schizophrenia 898
Scoliosis 610
Screw Home Mechanism 745
Segment Palpation ‘track tracking’ 599
Select Treatment Guidelines 142
Self Care 40
Semont’s & Epley’s 450
Sensitivity & Specificity 1085
Septic Arthritis of Hip 724
Sets, Reps and Type 356
Shin Splints 814
Shoulder
Shoulder Anatomy Review 488
Shoulder Case Study and Quiz 530
Shoulder Exam Flow 494
Shoulder Exam Form 1033
Shoulder Kinematics 492
Shoulder Radiographic Views 506
Shoulder ROM 497
Shoulder Stretches 394
SI Joint Syndrome 684
Side-Lying Track 388
SITZ Bath 300
Skin Rolling 224
Skin 76, 132, 348
Slipped Femoral Epiphysis 726
Snapping Hip Syndrome 728
SOAP Note 1 1026
SOAP Note 2 1027
SOAP Note 126
Soft Tissue Mobilization (STM) 202
Soft Tissue Skills Proctor Form 1018
Spinal Manip Proctor Form 1021
Spondylolisthesis (lumbar) 676
Static Contact Technique 208
Steam Inhalation 304
Stretching Strap 384
Stretching Techniques 254
Stretching 382
Stripping 225
Stroke 476
Stroking 212
Study Guide 338
Subscapularis Tendinopathy 512
Suspension Trainer 374
Systemic Exam Flow & Form 840
Systemic Lupus Eryth (SLE) 900

Taichi 380
Taping Wrist & Hand 1099
Taping Wrist & Thumb 1091
Tapotement – Postural Drainage 229
Tendonitis 156
TENS 1114
Tension Headache 470
The end, or the beginning… 1160
Therapeutic Order 143
Thermophore 290
Thoracic
Thoracic Anatomy Review 597
Thoracic Case Study & Quiz 630
Thoracic Exam Flow 600
Thoracic Imaging 608
Thoracic Kinesiology 598
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome 620
Thoracic ROM 604
Thoracic Special Tests 607
Tibial Stress Fracture 818
Tissue Forces 200
Tissue Healing Time 134
Tissue healing 140
TMJ Syndrome 478
Torso Rotation Track 392
Torticollis 480
Transient Hip Synovitis 730
Transient Ischemic Attack 482
Treatment Room 1048
Triangular Fibrocartilage Tear 590
Trigeminal Neuralgia 447
Trigger Point Therapy 240
Trigger Points Lower Body 243
Trigger Points Upper Body 242
Types of Bias 1082

Ultrasound 1118
Ultraviolet 334
Upper Body Exam Form 1032
Upper Extremity Practical 1022
Urinalysis 1120

Varicose Veins 824
Vertebral Epiphysitis 614
Vertebrobasilar Ischemia (VBI) 484
Vibrations 230
Visceral Massage 250
Vitamin
Vitamin A (retinol) 968
Vitamin B1 (thiamine) 972
Vitamin B12 (cobalamin) 978
Vitamin B2 (riboflavin) 973
Vitamin B3 (niacin) 974
Vitamin B5 (pantothenic acid) 975
Vitamin B6 (pyridoxine) 976
Vitamin B9 (folic acid) 977
Vitamin C (ascorbic acid) 980
Vitamin D (calciferol) 969
Vitamin E (tocopherol) 970
Vitamin K (phylloquinone) 971
Vitamin Summary 981

Washes/Sponge Bath 318
Water Effects 282
Weekly Progress Tracker 409
Working with Pain 138
Workstation Ergonomics 413
Wringing 222
Wrist & Hand
Wrist & Hand Deformities 540
Wrist & Hand Exam Flow 544
Wrist & Hand Exam Form 1035
Wrist & Hand Imaging 560
Wrist & Hand Kinematics 539
Wrist & Hand Strengthen 399
Wrist ROM 550
Wrist Sprain 580

Yoga 378

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Errata and Corrigenda

As with any work, there are always errors and opportunities for improvement. As such, we have started our Errata and Corrigenda for Massage Therapy:

Errata and Corrigenda

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Massage Therapy

USD $120.00

Bundle the WebBook and save

Massage Therapy WebBook

Evidence Informed Massage Therapy WebBook is the gold standard textbook available for massage students, instructors and clinicians — written by Massage Therapists for Massage Therapists! With 1,176 full colour pages and 5,500+ references and images, Massage Therapy WebBook is a useful reference in the classroom and clinic for patient education — accessible from your computer or mobile device 24/7!

Many of our contributing authors are graduates of 2200-3300 hour massage programs also holding advanced degrees, clinical instructors and clinic owners - you are learning from the best with centuries of combined real-world experiences and evidence-based content.

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