Animal Physiotherapy is an essential reference guide for physiotherapists looking to apply the proven benefits of physiotherapy to the treatment of companion and performance animals. Animal Physiotherapy is a growing profession of physiotherapists who have broadened their expertise from the well-established human sphere to animals. The positive perception of physiotherapy in the human sphere, together with an increased awareness of options and expertise available for animals has resulted in a strong demand for physiotherapy for animals.
For the physiotherapist this book provides essential applied background information on animal behaviour, nutrition, biomechanics and exercise physiology. For veterinarians and others who work with animals, the book reviews the scientific principles behind the practice of physiotherapy, and what it can achieve.
Includes reviews of different physiotherapy techniques, drawing on both human and animal literature;
Discusses approaches in small animal medicine as well as for elite equine athletes;
Includes applied evidence-based clinical reasoning model, providing case examples
Fundamentals of Electrochemistry
By V.S. Bagotsky - Fundamentals of Electrochemistry provides the basic outline of most topics of theoretical and applied electrochemistry for students not yet familiar with this field, as well as an outline of recent and advanced developments in electrochemistry for people who are already dealing with electrochemical problems.
Howell Equine Handbook of Tendon and Ligament Injuries (Howell Equestrian Library) Kindle Edition
A Plain-language Medical Guide for Horse Owners and Trainers
Painful and potentially debilitating tendon and ligament injuries are among the most common and serious physiological problems facing performance horses. The severity ranges from minor injuries to those that end careers or even the horse's life. However, with proper treatment, these injuries can be overcome, and permanent damage minimized.
Writing in concise, accessible language, equine veterinarian Linda Schultz provides the most up-to-date information on identifying, treating, and managing tendon and ligament injuries. You'll review basic anatomy, understand how and why these injuries occur, and discover the effects of horseshoeing on tendons and ligaments. You'll see exactly what you should (and shouldn't) do during the critical healing process-plus, you'll learn to communicate effectively with your veterinarian to ensure your horse is soon back on his feet and doing his job. * Features the latest treatment options and alternative therapies * Includes a sample controlled exercise schedule and guidelines for recuperation times * Explains treatment of acute injuries and directed therapy, as well as the current surgical techniques * Discusses the benefits and drawbacks of support wraps, boots, and bandages
Magnetic Healing: Advanced Techniques for the Application of Magnetic Forces
Buryl Payne, Ph.D. - Discover what practitioners in the Orient and Europe have known for decades about the healing properties of magnets. Find the answers to the following questions and more: What ailments can be treated with magnets? How do magnets work to heal the body? Which polarity should be used for which condition? What is the correct way to use magnets? How long should magnets be placed on the body?
Magnetism and its Effects on the Living System
Albert Roy Davis - Mr. Davis, the American pioneer in magnetic research and healing, began his research in the 30's. This book covers a 40 year span of research, correcting misconceptions in the application of unipoled magnet therapy for health treatment of ailments. He explains how he cured cancer in the laboratory in over 300 cases of rodents using bionorth pole energy; tells how to increase ESP; and includes photographs of cell mutation and their cure using bionorth energy. A must-have book for every novice and professional in this field
Therapeutic Modalities in Rehablitation
William E. Prentice - Provides a theoretically based but practically oriented guide to the use of therapeutic modalities. Perfect for the required course in the Physical Therapy curriculum or as a clinical reference, the text features extensive use of case studies, laboratory activities, and a renown illustration program.
Veterinary Notes For Horse Owners (Kindle Edition)
For nearly 125 years, Captain Hayes' Veterinary Notes for Horse Owners has been the standard work on equine health care, constantly amended and updated. Leading veterinary specialists from Britain and around the world have been recruited to write this edition, the 18th, so it will continue to provide a totally comprehensive guide to horse medicine and surgery, explaining the symptoms and treatment of every disease or injury that the horse owner is likely to encounter. Written in plain language that both experts and novices will appreciate, the book contains detailed sections on the Organ, Musculoskeletal and Reproductive Systems, Infectious Diseases, Medical and Surgical matters, Management and Husbandry, and a variety of other important issues. New for this edition are section on Performance Analysis and Artificial Insemination. Clear, concise and authoritative, Veterinary Notes for Horse Owners saves horses lives.
Energy Medicine The Scientific Basis
James L. Oschman, Ph.D. Cellular Biologist and Physiologist - James L. Oschman, PhD is a world authority on energy and complementary medicine. He has initiated a serious discussion of the energy therapies and their potential contribution to patient care. It is focused as much on the scientific basis of energy therapies and what these therapies tell science about how the human body works in health and disease.
Paul J. Rosch & Marko S. Markov - This book emphasizes cutting edge breakthroughs in disorders ranging from cancer, coronary disease and obesity to neuropsychiatric disturbances, including Parkinson's disease; epilepsy; multiple sclerosis; tinnitus; macular degeneration; migraine; musculoskeletal pain syndromes; depression; insomnia; and anxiety.
The Body Electric
Robert Becker MD - A pioneer in the field of bioelectric science looks at the role electricity plays in healing, challenging the traditional mechanistic model of the body. Engrossing research and breakthrough discoveries offer new possibilities for fighting disease and harnessing the body's healing powers.
The Touchstone of LifeMolecular Information, Cell Communication, the Foundations of Life
Werner R. Loewenstein - World-renowned biophysicist at the forefront of science, proposes a revolutionary way of thinking about cell communication. He talks of macromolecules, and sees how they extract order out of the erratic quantum world using electromagnetic fields.
Emerging Electromagnetic Medicine
M.E. O'Connor, R.H.C. Bentall, J.C. Monahan - The latest research findings in the field of electromagnetic radiation. The book discusses theuse of electromagnetic fields in diagnostic and therapeutic medicine. It describes the theoretical concerns and actual mechanisms involved, current preclinical studies concerning the biological action of the electromagnetic radiation andreports on clinical application of electromagnetic therapy and current machinery used to do so.
Bioelectromagnetic Healing: A Rationale for Its Use
Thomas Valone - Author, Scientist, and former U.S. Patent Engineer, Dr. Tom Valone has taken on the extremely difficult task of organizing and explaining the array of alternative medical technologies which have been developed over the years. Manydevices described and scientifically documented were remarkably successful in curing otherwise terminal medical conditions. This book is packed full of descriptions, historical details, and technical data on these fascinating healing devices and technologies.
Cross Currents, The Perils & Promise of Electromedicine
Robert Becker, MD - Dr. Becker tells of the emergence of electromagnetic medicine, which promises to unlock the secret of healing. He explains the effectiveness of alternative healing methods that use parts of the body's innate electrical healing systems.
Cracking the Healing Code with PEMF Therapy
by Monika Pavlickova - Health Benefits of PEMF in Electromagnetic Medicine and Biology Kindle Edition
Cracking the Healing Code with PEMF Therapy: Health Benefits of PEMF in Electromagnetic Medicine and Biology
Monika Pavlickova - Health benefits of PEMF - Pulsed Electromagnetic Field, Health benefits of Photobiotherapy (FIR) - Far Infrared Light Therapy, light therapy, electromagnetic medicine, electro medicine.
Magnet Therapy: The Pain Cure Alternative
Ronald M. Lawrence M.D. Ph.D - An excellent job of summarizing recent findings on how magnets are being used by medical and other professionals around the world to help people with chronic health problems of all kinds -- without the negative side effects commonly associated with drugs and surgery. In lay person language this book tells you where and how to use health-grade magnet products for best results with problems ranging from back discomfort, to joint stiffness, to attention and sleep disorders and more. It also discusses how magnets were used in health care for more than 4 thousand years and why we are returning to their use after almost 80 years of using drugs and surgery as alternatives. Health-grade magnets changed my life so much that I changed careers so I can share them with others. This book points out that contemporary medical professionals were not trained in the use of magnets for health, so few have any awareness of their use.
PEMF Buyer's Guild
Dr. William Pawluk - Purchasing a Pulsed Electro-Magnetic Field (PEMF) therapy unit for your home is a greatinvestment in your health, and in the health of your family. Before you invest in a system, make sure you are getting the best possible unit for your needs. With so many different websites, resellers, and marketers promoting PEMF devices, deciding which unit to purchase can be confusing and challenging. Websites and Buyer’s Guide references are almost always created by dealers selling a single brand. Product comparisons, then, canbecome misleading marketing tools instead of valuable, objective resources.
Dr. Pawluk'sgoal is to provide you with a truly objective guide to buying the right PEMF system for your specific needs. This Buyer’s Guide will not steer you toward one unit or another, but will help you determine which unit will best suit the specific needs of you and your family.
Biomechanics and Physical Training of the Horse (Kindle Edition)
Effective horse trainers strive to improve the performance of their horses while preserving the integrity of the musculoskeletal apparatus. Biomechanics and Physical Training of the Horse supplies an anatomical and functional overview of the topic, enabling trainers to optimize the different exercises their horses undergo during training and competition.
Following a brief description of the biomechanics of the muscles underlying equine movement, the book discusses the muscles of the forelimb, hindlimb, and neck and trunk. These fundamentals have direct bearing on the later chapters, which focus on training and the core exercises for a horse.
This text is illustrated throughout by the author’s top-quality photographs, diagrams, and his own beautiful anatomical drawings. The book is of lasting value to all professionals and well-informed amateurs who work with horses: veterinarians, trainers and riders, researchers, physical therapists, and educators in equine courses.
The New Equine Sports Therapy (Kindle Edition)
Equine sports therapy is becoming widely accepted as a way to treat horses suffering from performance and other injuries. An essential reference for veterinarians, sport therapists, and horse owners, this book covers the different physical therapy methods being used form ultrasound to the use of heat, cold and magnets. Details on each type of therapy, its history, applications to human medicine, and uses in horses are provided.
Author: A frequent contributor to The Horse: Your Guide to Equine Health Care, Mimi Porter began applying her therapeutic skills to horses during her 10-year career as an athletic trainer at the University of Kentucky.