Medical Massage

Journal of Massage Science 2011 #4
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ISCHEMIC COMPRESSION: TO BE OR NOT TO BE? SCIENCE OF TRIGGER POINT THERAPY

by Ross Turchaninov, MD and B. Prilutsky, MA, LMT In the Mar/Apr, May/June, July/Aug and Sept/Oct 2009 issues of JMS, we published a four-part article on Trigger Point Therapy (TPT). Since then we have r
Journal of Massage Science 2011 #4
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HOW MASSAGE THERAPY HEALS THE BODY. PART III: Vasodilation Mechanisms

by Ross Turchaninov, MD We continue to review how massage therapy heals the human body via various healing mechanisms we summarized in Diagram 1. We started this discussion in Jan/Feb (Part I) and Mar/Apr (
Journal of Massage Science 2011 #3
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ABDOMINAL/VISCERAL MASSAGE IN CASES OF SEVERE BACK PAIN

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 2011 #3
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CRANIOFACIAL PAIN SYNDROMES AND INTRA-ORAL TRIGGER POINTS

In the July-August, September-October, and November-December 2010 issues of JMS we published a three part article on TMJ dysfunction and in Issue #1of 2011 we published a follow up on the same subject. W
Journal of Massage Science 2011 #2
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MASSAGE THERAPY FOR CANCER PATIENTS

We are happy to share with our readers an important review of medical literature which analyzes scientific data on the impact of massage therapy on the level of pain, depression and anxiety in cancer patients.
Journal of Massage Science 2011 #1
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MEDICAL MASSAGE vs ‘MYSTERIOUS’ FEET AND LEGS PAIN

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 2011 #1
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TEMPOROMANDIBULAR JOINT DYSFUNCTION. FOLLOW-UP

by Ross Turchaninov, MD, Ali A Bipar, DDS, MS Originally we planned to finish the discussion about TMJ dysfunction in the November-December issue of Journal of Massage Science. The article on a completely dif
Journal of Massage Science 2010 #6
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MEDICAL MASSAGE vs POTENTIAL SURGERY

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 2010 #6
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TEMPOROMANDIBULAR JOINT DYSFUNCTION. PART III

by Ross Turchaninov, MD, Ali A Bipar, DDS, MS This is the final part of the article on TMJ dysfunction, and it is dedicated to the medical massage protocol. We would like to start Part III by addressing the mod
Journal of Massage Science 2010 #5
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TEMPOROMANDIBULAR JOINT DYSFUNCTION. PART II

by Dr. A. A. BIPAR, D.D.S., M.S. Dr. J. Travell and Dr. S.H. Rinzler (1952) were among first scientists who pointed on tension and spasm in the masticatory muscles as a major contributing factor to TMJ dysfunct