The book covers functional anatomy and syndromes together with a wealth of practical advice and information on posture in lying, sitting, standing and manual handling. Exercises are clearly illustrated and there is sound advice on care of the back during pregnancy and for children and teenagers. New for the second edition: muscle imbalance syndromes; additional information on biomechanics syndromes related to structural faults; more material on posture and manual handling; inclusion of different types of exercises; new diagrams and photographs; and expanded text. Rigorously revised, updated and expanded the continued popularity of this book is assured amongst all back care practitioners advising and treating patients with back and neck problems.
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences