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Review for therapeutic massage and bodywork certification, 2d ed.


Review for therapeutic massage and bodywork certification, 2d ed.

Ashton, Joseph and Duke Cassel.

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins


304 pages


Spiral Binding

LWW massage therapy & bodywork educational series


Ashton (physical therapy, Washington U. School of Medicine, St. Louis) and Cassel (massage therapy, Myotherapy College of Utah, Salt Lake City) update their study guide for students of massage therapy preparing for either the National Certification Examination for Therapeutic Massage or the National Certification Examination for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork. In this spiral bound second edition, diagrams, concise definitions, and tables cover the key information required in the areas of anatomy, physiology, and kinesiology; clinical pathology; massage and bodywork assessment and application; and ethics, professional standards, and business practices. Sample questions conclude each section, and a practice examination is included at the end. The appendix contains an illustrated figure review.

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