Massage Therapy Reference

Patellar Tendonitis/ Jumper’s Knee Massage

Jumper’s Knee or Patellar Tendinitis What Happens: Inflammation of the patellar tendon, most commonly occurring at the tenoperiosteal junction inferior to the patella. The patellar tend0n is the tendon of the four quadriceps muscles...

11 Abnormal Gaits – Problems With Walking

11 Abnormal Gaits – Problems With Walking

Gait is the pattern of how a person walks. Different types of gait/ walking problems occur without a person’s control. Most, but not all, are due to a physical condition. For The Components of The...

Gait Assessment

Gait assessment is used to plan, and treat individuals with conditions affecting their ability to walk. The gait cycle can start when one foot contacts the ground. If it  starts with the right foot contacting the ground,...

Massage Sanitation & Safety Standards

Massage Sanitation & Safety Standards

Massage Therapy Health, Hygiene, Sanitation & Safety Standards Sources: Massage Therapy Principles by Salvo, Mosby’s Fundamentals of Therapeutic Massage Massage Therapists should take specific safety measures to protect clients and themselves from disease transmission....