This style of thinking brings the philosophy, principles and clinical practice to life for the student and qualified practitioner. Anatomy, physiology, signs and symptoms all merge at the point of treatment. Students and practitioners will find this book invaluable as it will allow them to bring together all their osteopathic training into a coherent osteopathic system of practice.
The first book to demonstrate and distinguish between what is and what is not osteopathic
Takes an organic and humanistic approach, fundamental to osteopathy
An essential resource for anyone training, practising or interested in osteopathy, regardless of their college or school
Provides a clear foundation, complementing the structured learning of students – something they have not had up until now
Origins and Development.
Dr Still, the Metaphysician.
Form and Function.
The Nervous System.
The Immune/neuroendocrine Somatic System.
The Myofascioskeletal System.
The Concept of Body Unity and Diversity.
Health and Disease.