CLINICAL MAUAL THERAPY WITH OSTEOPATHY TECHNIQUES MODULE 3 / THORACIC SPINE AND RIB COMPLEX HIGHLIGHTS
This workshop looks at the thoracic rings, which comprises of the thoracic spine, ribs, sternum and myogenic structures, diaphragm and pleural membrane.
Participants will be taught:
– Differential diagnosis between the thoracic, shoulder and cervical dysfunctions
– Apply articular assessments and treatment techniques for the thoracic spine based on the combination of Maitland, Kaltenborn, Brian Edwards, Mulligan and Osteopathic concepts
– Exercise based therapy using form/force closure and movement functions for the thoracic rings
The workshops are designed for licensed healthcare practitioners, who are allowed to use manipulative techniques in their practice and jurisdiction, including physicians and physician assistants, dentists, physical therapists and chiropractors.