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Models of Osteo Care

WVSOM Class of 2012 Models of Osteopathic Care

what are the 5 models of osteopathic care? psychobehavioral, respiratory-circulatory, postural-structural, neurological, and bioenergetic
what are the somatic dysfunction criteria? T. tissue A. asymmetry R. restriction T. tenderness
what is effleurage? stroking pressure to move fluid
what is petrissage? squeezing pressure to move fluid
what are soft tissue techniques? traction, kneading, inhibition, effleurage, petrissage
what are viscerosomatic reflexes? localized visceral stimuli producing patterns of reflex in segmentally related somatic structures
what can be used to normalize lung function? thoracic inhibition
longitudinal muscle stretch is called? traction
lateral muscle pressure is called? kneading
sustained muscle pressure is called? inhibition
Created by: mhassan