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A Massage Therapist's Guide to Pathology,9780781754897

A Massage Therapist's Guide to Pathology

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9780781754897

ISBN10:
0781754895
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Hardcover
Pub. Date:
3/10/2005
Publisher(s):
LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS
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Summary

Now in full color and thoroughly updated, this Third Edition is an indispensable resource for massage therapy students and practicing massage therapists. This best-selling guide presents detailed information on over 200 diseases and conditions, emphasizing how massage influences the disease and healing processes and how therapists can maximize the benefits while minimizing the risks. The new art program features enhanced line drawings and full-color photographs of skin conditions ranging from mild to severe. A new appendix on medications explains how bodywork may influence the actions of various drugs. A back-of-book CD-ROM includes a self-testing tool, animations demonstrating pathophysiology concepts, and audio pronunciations for medical terminology.

Table of Contents

Integumentary System Conditions
1(58)
Introduction: Function and Construction of the Skin
1(3)
Functions of the Skin
1(1)
Construction of the Skin
2(2)
Contagious Skin Disorders
4(20)
Boils
4(2)
Cellulitis
6(1)
Fungal Infections
7(4)
Case History 1.1: Ringworm
11(1)
Herpes Simplex
11(1)
Sidebar: When Is a Mouth Sore Not Herpes?
12(3)
Impetigo
15(1)
Mites and Lice
16(2)
Case History 1.2: Scabies
18(3)
Warts
21(2)
Compare and Contrast: Plantar Warts Versus Callus
23(1)
Noncontagious Inflammatory Skin Disorders
24(11)
Acne Rosacea
24(1)
Acne Vulgaris
25(3)
Compare and Contrast: Acne and Boils
28(1)
Dermatitis/Eczema
29(3)
Sidebar: Stress, Allergies, and Cortisol
32(1)
Hives
33(2)
Neoplastic Skin Disorders
35(12)
Moles
35(1)
Sidebar: Other Skin Pigmentations
36(1)
Psoriasis
36(3)
Skin Cancer
39(1)
Sidebar: Skin Cancer Statistics
40(6)
Compare and Contrast: Moles or Melanoma?
46(1)
Skin Injuries
47(7)
Burns
47(2)
Decubitus Ulcers
49(2)
Open Wounds and Sores
51(1)
Scar Tissue
52(2)
Other
54(1)
Icbtbyosis
54(1)
Chapter Review Questions
55(4)
Musculoskeletal System Conditions
59(124)
Introduction
59(5)
Bones
60(1)
Muscles
60(1)
Joints
61(1)
Other Connective Tissues
62(1)
Connective Tissue Problems in General
62(1)
Sidebar: Connective Tissue Fibers
63(1)
Muscular Disorders
64(21)
Fibromyalgia Syndrome
64(1)
Sidebar: History of a Disease
65(2)
Case History 2.1: Fibromyalgia Syndrome
67(2)
Myofascial Pain Syndrome
69(1)
Compare and Contrast: Fibromyalgia versus Myofascial Pain Syndrome
70(4)
Muscular Dystrophy
74(2)
Myositis Ossificans
76(1)
Shin Splints
77(3)
Spasms, Cramps
80(2)
Strains
82(1)
Sidebar: Stages of Musculoskeletal Injury
83(2)
Bone Disorders
85(12)
Avascular Osteonecrosis
85(2)
Fractures
87(2)
Osteoporosis
89(1)
Sidebar: Osteoporosis Statistics
90(3)
Paget's Disease
93(2)
Postural Deviations
95(2)
Joint Disorders
97(33)
Ankylosing Spondylitis
97(3)
Dislocations
100(2)
Gout
102(3)
Compare and Contrast: Gout and ``Pseudogout''
105(1)
Lyme Disease
106(1)
Sidebar: History of Lyme Disease
107(1)
Sidebar: Is It Just Lyme Disease?
108(1)
Osteoartbritis
109(1)
Sidebar: Arthritis Statistics
110(3)
Patellofemoral Syndrome
113(1)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
114(3)
Compare and Contrast: Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis
117(1)
Septic Arthritis
118(2)
Spondylosis
120(2)
Sidebar: Spondylo-Tongue Twisters
122(1)
Sprains
123(1)
Sidebar: Common Orthopedic Injuries
123(3)
Temporomandibular Joint Disorders
126(4)
Other Connective Tissue Disorders
130(30)
Baker Cysts
130(2)
Bunions
132(2)
Bursitis
134(3)
Dupuytren Contracture
137(1)
Ganglion Cysts
138(1)
Hernia
139(2)
Marfan Syndrome
141(1)
Sidebar: Marfan Syndrome: History of a Genetic Disorder
142(1)
Osgood-Schlatter Disease
143(2)
Pes Planus, Pes Cavus
145(2)
Plantar Fasciitis
147(2)
Scleroderma
149(3)
Tendinitis
152(1)
Sidebar: Tendinitis? Tendinosis? Is There a Difference?
152(1)
Tenosynovitis
153(2)
Torticollis
155(2)
Whiplash
157(3)
Case History 2.2: Whiplash
160(1)
Neuromuscular Disorders
160(15)
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
160(5)
Disc Disease
165(4)
Compare and Contrast: Is It Really Disc Disease?
169(1)
Myasthenia Gravis
170(2)
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
172(3)
Chapter Review Questions
175(8)
Nervous System Conditions
183(100)
Introduction
183(4)
Function
184(1)
Structure
184(1)
General Neurologic Problems
185(1)
Sidebar: The Stress Response System
186(1)
Chronic Degenerative Disorders
187(18)
Alzheimer's Disease
187(4)
Amyotropbic Lateral Sclerosis
191(2)
Multiple Sclerosis
193(4)
Case History 3.1: Multiple Sclerosis
197(1)
Parkinson's Disease
198(4)
Peripheral Neuropathy
202(1)
Tremor
203(2)
Infectious Disorders
205(8)
Encephalitis
205(1)
Sidebar: West Nile Encephalitis: Watching a Virus Take Hold
206(1)
Herpes Zoster
207(1)
Sidebar: A Chickenpox Vaccine?
207(2)
Meningitis
209(1)
Polio, Postpolio Syndrome
210(3)
Sidebar: Polio: It Is Almost Extinct
213(1)
Psychiatric Disorders
213(23)
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
215(1)
Anxiety Disorders
216(4)
Chemical Dependency
220(4)
Depression
224(5)
Case History 3.2: Depression
229(2)
Eating Disorders
231(4)
Case History 3.3: Eating Disorders
235(1)
Nervous System Injuries
236(25)
Bell's Palsy
236(3)
Case History 3.4: Bell's Palsy
239(1)
Cerebral Palsy
239(3)
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome
242(1)
Sidebar: Pain by Any Other Name
242(3)
Spina Bifida
245(2)
Case History 3.5: Spina Bifida
247(1)
Spinal Cord Injury
248(1)
Sidebar: Nerve Damage Terminology
248(4)
Stroke
252(1)
Sidebar: Carotid Artery Disease: Nowhere to Go But Up
253(4)
Traumatic Brain Injury
257(2)
Trigeminal Neuralgia
259(2)
Sidebar: Other Cranial Nerve Disorders
261(1)
Other Nervous System Disorders
261(15)
Guillain-Barre Syndrome
261(2)
Headaches
263(6)
Seizure Disorders
269(2)
Sleep Disorders
271(5)
Chapter Review Questions
276(7)
Circulatory System Conditions
283(60)
Introduction
283(4)
General Function: The Circulatory System
284(3)
Blood Disorders
287(21)
Anemia
287(2)
Sidebar: Sickle Cell Anemia and Malaria: A Close Connection
289(2)
Embolism, Thrombus
291(4)
Hematoma
295(1)
Hemophilia
296(1)
Sidebar: Von Willebrand's Disease: An Equal Opportunity Mutation
296(2)
Leukemia
298(1)
Sidebar: Leukemia: General Statistics
298(6)
Thrombophlebitis, Deep Vein Thrombosis
304(3)
Case History 4.1: Deep Vein Thrombosis
307(1)
Vascular Disorders
308(18)
Aortic Aneurysm
308(3)
Atherosclerosis
311(2)
Sidebar: Heart Disease in the United States: Sobering Statistics
313(1)
Sidebar: A Brief Digression on Cholesterol
314(4)
Hypertension
318(3)
Raynaud's Syndrome
321(2)
Varicose Veins
323(3)
Heart Conditions
326(11)
Heart Attack
326(3)
Compare and Contrast: Chest Pain, Chest Pain, Chest Pain
329(3)
Case History 4.2: Heart Attack
332(1)
Sidebar: Other Heart Conditions
333(1)
Heart Failure
334(3)
Chapter Review Questions
337(6)
Lymph and Immune System Conditions
343(38)
Introduction: Lymph System
343(4)
Lympb System Structure
343(1)
Lymph System Function
344(1)
Immune System Function
345(1)
T-Cells and B-Cells
345(1)
Sidebar: Different White Blood Cells for Different Functions
346(1)
Lymph System Conditions
347(10)
Edema
347(2)
Lymphangitis
349(1)
Case History 5.1: Lymphangitis
350(1)
Lympboma
351(2)
Sidebar: Lymphoma Staging
353(1)
Mononucleosis
354(3)
Immune System Conditions
357(20)
Allergic Reactions
357(1)
Sidebar: Hypersensitivity Reactions
358(1)
Sidebar: Hypersensitivity Reactions and Massage Oil
359(1)
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
360(3)
Fever
363(1)
Sidebar: Types of Hyperthermia
363(2)
HIV/AIDS
365(1)
Sidebar: A Virus Primer
366(4)
Inflammation
370(3)
Lupus
373(4)
Chapter Review Questions
377(4)
Respiratory System Conditions
381(40)
Introduction
381(19)
Structure
381(1)
Function
382(1)
Infectious Respiratory Disorders
383(1)
Acute Bronchitis
383(1)
Common Cold
384(2)
Influenza
386(1)
Sidebar: We Are All Under the Influence: The History of Flu
387(1)
Compare and Contrast: Is It a Cold? Is It the Flu? Does It Matter?
388(1)
Pneumonia
389(3)
Sinusitis
392(4)
Tuberculosis
396(1)
Sidebar: Tuberculosis: Worldwide Statistics, U.S. Statistics
397(3)
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases
400(12)
Asthma
400(3)
Case History 6.1: Asthma
403(1)
Bronchiectasis
403(2)
Chronic Bronchitis
405(1)
Compare and Contrast: Acute Bronchitis, Chronic Bronchitis, or Bronchiectasis: Which Is Which?
406(2)
Emphysema
408(3)
Case History 6.2: Emphysema
411(1)
Other Respiratory Disorders
412(6)
Cystic Fibrosis
412(2)
Lung Cancer
414(4)
Chapter Review Questions
418(3)
Digestive System Conditions
421(66)
Introduction
421(3)
The Digestive Tract: Structure and Function
421(2)
The Accessory Organs: Structure and Function
423(1)
Gastrointestinal Problems and Massage
423(1)
Disorders of the Upper Gastrointestinal Tract
424(20)
Celiac Disease
424(3)
Crobn Disease
427(1)
Compare and Contrast: Crohn Disease and Ulcerative Colitis
428(2)
Sidebar: Crohn Disease History
430(1)
Esophageal Cancer
431(2)
Sidebar: Staging Esophageal Cancer
433(1)
Gastroenteritis
433(2)
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
435(3)
Stomach Cancer
438(2)
Sidebar: Staging Stomach Cancer
440(1)
Ulcers
441(2)
Sidebar: What Is Helicobacterpylori?
443(1)
Disorders of the Large Intestine
444(14)
Appendicitis
444(2)
Colorectal Cancer
446(4)
Sidebar: Staging Colorectal Cancer
450(1)
Diverticular Disease
450(3)
Case History 7.1: Diverticulosis
453(1)
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
453(2)
Case History 7.2: Irritable Bowel Syndrome
455(1)
Ulcerative Colitis
456(2)
Disorders of the Accessory Organs
458(20)
Cirrhosis
458(4)
Gallstones
462(3)
Sidebar: Lose the Gallbladder, Keep the Fat
465(1)
Hepatitis
465(5)
Jaundice
470(1)
Liver Cancer
471(3)
Pancreatic Cancer
474(2)
Pancreatitis
476(2)
Other Digestive System Conditions
478(4)
Candidiasis
478(1)
Sidebar: Is It Candidiasis?
479(1)
Peritonitis
480(2)
Chapter Review Questions
482(5)
Endocrine System Conditions
487(22)
Introduction
487(3)
Endocrine System Disorders
490(16)
Acromegaly
490(1)
Diabetes Mellitus
491(2)
Sidebar: Insulin Resistance: Silent and Dangerous
493(3)
Case History 8.1: Type 2 Diabetes
496(1)
Hyperthyroidism
497(3)
Hypoglycemia
500(1)
Hypotbyroidism
501(3)
Metabolic Syndrome
504(2)
Chapter Review Questions
506(3)
Urinary System Conditions
509(20)
Introduction
509(2)
Function and Structure
509(2)
Kidney Disorders
511(9)
Glomerulonepbritis
511(2)
Kidney Stones
513(2)
Case History 9.1: Kidney Stones
515(1)
Pyelonephritis
516(2)
Renal Failure
518(2)
Bladder and Urinary Tract Disorders
520(7)
Bladder Cancer
520(1)
Sidebar: Staging Protocols for Bladder Cancer
521(1)
Interstitial Cystitis
522(2)
Urinary Tract Infection
524(3)
Chapter Review Questions
527(2)
Reproductive System Conditions
529(58)
Introduction
529(3)
Function and Structure: the Female Reproductive System
530(1)
Sidebar: What Is this Thing Called Estrogen?
530(1)
Function and Structure: the Male Reproductive System
530(2)
Disorders of the Uterus
532(12)
Abortion, Spontaneous and Elective
532(2)
Cervical Cancer
534(1)
Sidebar: Cervical Cancer: History of a Disease
534(2)
Sidebar: Cervical Cancer Staging
536(1)
Dysmenorrhea
537(2)
Endometriosis
539(3)
Fibroid Tumors
542(2)
Disorders of Other Female Reproductive Structures
544(14)
Breast Cancer
544(2)
Sidebar: Breast Cancer Staging
546(1)
Sidebar: Fibrocystic Breast Changes
547(3)
Case History 10.1: Breast Cancer
550(2)
Ovarian Cancer
552(2)
Sidebar: Ovarian Cancer Staging
554(1)
Ovarian Cysts
555(3)
Disorders of the Male Reproductive System
558(10)
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)
558(2)
Prostate Cancer
560(2)
Sidebar: Prostate Cancer Staging
562(1)
Prostatitis
563(2)
Testicular Cancer
565(2)
Sidebar: Testicular Cancer Staging
567(1)
Other Reproductive System Conditions
568(14)
Menopause
568(1)
Sidebar: Hormone Replacement Therapy
569(2)
Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
571(1)
Pregnancy
572(3)
Premenstrual Syndrome
575(2)
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
577(5)
Chapter Review Questions
582(5)
Miscellaneous Conditions
587(16)
Miscellaneous Conditions
588(12)
Cancer, General
588(5)
Sidebar: Cancer Screening: Who, What, Where, When, Why?
593(1)
Sidebar: Lymphedema
594(2)
Cysts
596(1)
Fatigue
597(1)
Multiple Chemical Sensitivity Syndrome
598(1)
Postoperative Situations
599(1)
Chapter Review Questions
600(3)
Appendix I: Quick Reference Charts 603(22)
Appendix II: Taking a Client History 625(12)
Appendix III: Hygienic Methods for Massage Therapists 637(6)
Appendix IV: Client Endangerments 643(10)
Appendix V: Medications 653(12)
Glossary 665(28)
Illustration Credits 693(4)
Index 697


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