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PNF in Practice

An Illustrated Guide

Authors: Beckers, Dominiek, Buck, Math

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  • Course guide and practice book: A must-have for all those who are learning or already using PNF
  • Basics, treatment techniques and PNF patterns explained step by step
  • With over 640 color illustrations and numerous patient examples
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About this book

From neurophysiological basics to diagnostic, different techniques and PNF patterns - with this practice and textbook you will learn step by step about all facets of Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation and become an expert in this established method.In this book you will find the basics of PNF (including PNF philosophy, ICF model, motor learning and much more). It covers PNF patterns and their functional application – both explained precisely and easy to understand. More than 640 figures illustrate all important techniques and treatment steps. Additionally the book offers many examples how to treat patients, plus numerous practical tips for an uncomplicated implementation in everyday therapy. In order to review your learning success, every chapter ends with questions for you to answer.

New in the 5th edition:• Completely updated, introduction of the International PNF Association, additional applications and patient examples• A must-have for everyone who wants to learn or already uses PNF!

About the authors

Math Buck is Physical Therapist since 1972. He has worked for over 40 years with patients with predominantly spinal neurological symptoms. Math Buck has been an IPNFA instructor since 1984 and has taught many PNF courses.



Dominiek Beckers completed a Master's degree in physiotherapy, movement science and rehabilitation at the University of Leuven in Belgium. He has been working as a physiotherapist since 1975 and as an IPNFA instructor since 1984.


Table of contents (15 chapters)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

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eBook 74,89 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-662-61818-9
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover 93,59 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-662-61817-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Institutional customers should get in touch with their account manager
  • Covid-19 shipping restrictions
  • Online orders shipping within 2-3 days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
PNF in Practice
Book Subtitle
An Illustrated Guide
Authors
Copyright
2021
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer-Verlag GmbH, DE, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-662-61818-9
DOI
10.1007/978-3-662-61818-9
Softcover ISBN
978-3-662-61817-2
Edition Number
5
Number of Pages
XV, 343
Number of Illustrations
1 b/w illustrations, 254 illustrations in colour
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