Manual therapy


Subject carrier


The student is informed about the subject:
– Historical overview and approaches
– Biomechanical and kinesiological basics of manual therapy (anatomy, functional anatomy, movement, functional disorders of movement, pain, sensory, soft tissue, postisometric relaxation) …
– Principles and procedures for using manual therapy techniques to reduce pain, increase and / or maintain OG, reduce swelling, inflammation and limitation, achieve relaxation, improve elasticity of contractility and uncontractable tissue
– Transverse friction massage
– The basics of massage therapy
– Basics of manual lymphatic drainage
– Basics of reflexology
– Peripheral joint mobilization
– Treatment of the spine
– Mobilization and manipulation
– Nervous system mobilization
Visceral mobilization
– Trigger Point Therapy
– active participation in an interprofessional team