Medical Massage

Journal of Massage Science 2013 #4
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MOVEMENT IMPAIRMENTS OF THE SCAPULOTHORACIC REGION SCAPULAR DOWNWARD ROTATION SYNDROME

by Jeffery B. Wood LMT, COTA/L, B.S. The shoulder is truly an amazing structure. The longer you study the biomechanical components of the upper extremity, the more fascinating it becomes. Truly, the most intere
Journal of Massage Science 2013 #4
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IN DEFENCE OF PROFFESSOR MELZACK’S CONTRIBUTION TO MODERN SCIENCE

IN DEFENCE OF PROFFESSOR MELZACK’S CONTRIBUTION TO MODERN SCIENCEDr. TURCHANINOV’S PERSONAL LETTERDear Readers: As you have noticed, a large part of this issue of JMS is dedicated to the Science o
Journal of Massage Science 2013 #4
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NEUROSCIENCE BEHIND THE NEUROMATRIX THEORY OF PAIN
Understanding Professor R. Melzack’s Theory

by Ross Turchaninov, MD and B. Prilutsky, MA, LMT The Editorial Board of JMS considers the publication of Prof. Melzack’s article as an important step in explaining to practitioners the scientifically s
Journal of Massage Science 2013 #3
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MEDICAL MASSAGE PROTOCOL FOR THE TREATMENT OF PATIENTS WITH PNEUMONIA. PART II

by T.V. Mitichkina, MD, PhD and Ross Turchaninov, MD This is the second part of our original article on the treatment of pneumonia using massage therapy. We highly recommend our readers to first read Part 1, wh
Journal of Massage Science 2013 #2
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FREE WEBINAR: “FACING FACIAL PAIN”

In issue #3, 2011 of JMS we published the article “Craniofacial Pain Syndromes And Intra-Oral Trigger Points” by Gail Falzon, RN. We are happy to inform our readers that Gail who invented a very
Journal of Massage Science 2013 #2
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THE ROLE OF MEDICAL MASSAGE IN THE CLINICAL MANAGEMENT OF CHRONIC HEADACHE. PART V: TREATMENT OF SECONDARY SYMPTOMS

by Dr. Ross Turchaninov and Dr. Ali Bipar This is the final part of our article on Chronic Headache (CH) management using medical massage. This part is dedicated to treating the secondary symptoms associated wi
Journal of Massage Science 2013 #1
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THE ROLE OF MEDICAL MASSAGE IN THE CLINICAL MANAGEMENT OF CHRONIC HEADACHE. PART IV: MEDICAL MASSAGE PROTOCOL

by Dr. Ross Turchaninov and Dr. Ali Bipar This is the fourth part of our article on the clinical management of Chronic Headache (CH) using medical massage therapy. Please be sure to review the first three parts
Journal of Massage Science 2013 #1
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MEDICAL MASSAGE IN CASES OF PNEUMONIA. PART I

Massage therapy is commonly viewed as a treatment option for patients with a wide range of somatic abnormalities from Headache to the Plantar Fasciitis. However, medical massage is an excellent clinical tool fo
Journal of Massage Science 2012 #4
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MEDICAL MASSAGE VS POSTURAL IMBALANCE AFTER RADICAL MASTECTOMY

In every issue of our journal you will find Case of the Month which we will select among submitted ones. Everyone who is using Medical Massage protocols in their practice may submit their cases for the review a
Journal of Massage Science 2012 #4
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THE ROLE OF MEDICAL MASSAGE IN THE CLINICAL MANAGEMENT OF CHRONIC HEADACHE. PART III. DIAGNOSTIC EVALUATION OF THE SECONDARY SYMPTOMS ASSOCIATED WITH CHRONIC HEADACHES

by Dr. Ross Turchaninov and Dr. Ali Bipar In previous issues of JMS, we discussed the pathophysiology of Chronic Headache (CH) and Migraine (MG) and clinical evaluation of patients with greater and minor occip