Canine Massage

A Complete Reference Manual

Author: Jean-Pierre Hourdebaigt

Publisher: Dogwise Publishing

ISBN: 1929242085

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 186

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Use massage to help your dog relax, to condition the canine athlete, to assist in recovery from injuries or to ease chronic pain. Learn the techniques of a recognized expert in the field so that you can bring the well-known benefits of massage to your own dog or become a canine massage specialist. New edition has over 100 illustrations and 100 photos, detailed examinations of muscular stress points, diagnoses and treatments. You will learn the basics of canine anatomy and kinesiology; massage movements, pressures, techniques and systems; routines designed to address specific health problems; stretching and hydrotherapy techniques; tips on how to run a canine massage business, and more. Excellent source of information on dog anatomy as well.

Canine Medical Massage

Techniques and Clinical Applications

Author: Narda G. Robinson, DO, DVM, MS, FAAMA,Shelley Sheets, BA, CMT, CAMT

Publisher: American Animal Hosp Assoc

ISBN: 1583262059

Category: Acupressure for animals

Page: 204

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Evidence supports the positive effect of canine massage and soft-tissue therapy on a range of clinical conditions, including hip dysplasia, osteoarthritis, and epilepsy—and clients are increasingly asking for it. Whether you’re a veterinarian, veterinary technician, or a human massage therapist thinking of expanding your practice to animals, Canine Medical Massage: Techniques and Clinical Applications will help you master this growing area of study. The only full-length book on canine medical massage, this resource features: · Massage treatment techniques for canine patients · Sample massage sequences for specific anatomic regions and patient populations, including canine athletes · Conditions that benefit from massage, organized by body system · An overview of nutritional supplements and other services that complement canine medical massage Learn assessment and examination models, reinforce your knowledge of treatment techniques, and discover business self-care tips for canine massage practitioners with this comprehensive text.

Atlas of Correlative Imaging Anatomy of the Normal Dog

Ultrasound and Computed Tomography

Author: Daniel A. Feeney,Thomas F. Fletcher,Robert M. Hardy

Publisher: W B Saunders Company


Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 382

View: 8449


Comprehensive visual guide to the normal dog. Stresses clinical correlates for conditions revealed by ultrasound or CT. Combines an anatomic overview, a normal planar anatomy atlas, clinical correlated ultra sonagrams and computed tomograms and a perspective on the diseases revealed.

Laboratory Manual for Clinical Anatomy and Physiology for Veterinary Technicians

Author: Thomas P. Colville, DVM, MSc,Joanna M. Bassert, VMD

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323294758

Category: Medical

Page: 512

View: 1190


Learn to apply your A&P learning in the lab setting with Colville and Bassert's Lab Manual for Clinical Anatomy and Physiology for Veterinary Technicians, 3rd Edition. This practical laboratory resource features a variety of activities, such as crossword puzzles, , terminology exercises, illustration identification and labeling, case presentations, and more to help reinforce your understanding of veterinary anatomy and physiology. The lab manual also features vivid illustrations, lists of terms and structures to be identified, and step-by-step dissection guides to walk you through the dissection process. Clinically-oriented learning exercises help readers become familiar with the language of anatomy and physiology as you identify structures and learn concepts. Clear step-by-step dissection instructions for complex organs such as the heart familiarize readers with the dissection process in a very visual, easy-to-understand format. Learning objectives, the clinical significance of the content, and lists of terms and structures to be identified appear at the beginning of each chapter. Comprehensive glossary appears at the end of the lab manual and provides accurate, concise. High quality, full color illustrations provides a firm understanding of the details of anatomic structure. Review activities and study exercises are included in every chapter to reinforce important information. Clinical Application boxes are threaded throughout the lab manual and demonstrate the clinical relevance of anatomic and physiologic principles. Companion Evolve site includes answers to the Test Yourself questions in the textbook and crossword puzzles. NEW! Overview at a Glance sections outline the main proficiencies of each chapter and include a list of all exercises in the chapter.