Gua Sha; Clinical Applications for Chronic Soft Tissue Pain and Dysfunction. Second Edition.
Gua Sha: Clinical Applications for Chronic Soft Tissue Pain and Dysfunction. Second Edition introduces gua sha from a Western Medical perspective. A tutorial for beginners is provided as well as advanced technique for the seasoned clinician. Learn contraindications, select appropriate clients and master the technique.
Bonus: Chronic Lateral Elbow Pain; A Clinician's Guide is included as an expanded chapter regarding treatment of tennis elbow.
- Essential for client education, several color photographs are included demonstrating the normal appearance of petechiae.
- Evidence based treatment guide relies on research, physiology, clinical experience, and case studies to effectively teach applications of gua sha for common soft tissue injuries, myofascial pain, nerve entrapment syndromes, unresolved pain following surgery, joint sprains, muscle strains, and trauma.
- The reader will be able to explain how gua sha eliminates pain, restores function, improves flexibility, and facilitates healing from a Western medical perspective.
- Spiral bound
- Printed on 5.5 X 8.5 inch pages.
- 92 pages, 12 pt font
©2022, Author: Matthew Lott, MS, OT/L, CHT.