Written for Manual Therapists in an accessible, richly-illustrated format, Save Your Hands! 2nd Edition shows you how to:
• Design your treatment space so you can work safely and efficiently
• Find alternative techniques to protect vulnerable parts of your body
• Improve body mechanics to reduce stress and increase comfort as you work
• Stay in shape with a full physical conditioning program developed specifically for manual therapists
• Recognize early symptoms and address them effectively before they lead to injury.
In Save Your Hands! 2nd Edition, you’ll find a positive, holistic approach to injury prevention, with scores of practical tips and real-life suggestions you can use every day to increase your comfort and safety on the job and prolong your career. What’s more, you’ll enhance your practice by learning how to use the principles of ergonomics to more effectively treat your clients’ musculoskeletal symptoms and injuries.