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Intro Massage Pricipals Practice Evolve chapter
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Intro to Massage- Pricipals and Practice: Evolve Chapter 5
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  1. A method of inquiry that attempts to prove or disprove hypothesis using rational, logical method
    Science
  2. A program that was established in 1922 by Dr. Tiffany Field at the University of Miami School of Medicine
    Touch Research Institute
  3. A physiological response caused by pressure, force, or range of motion.
    Mechanical
  4. Examples of absolute contradictions
    Pink eye, Impetigo, ringworm
  5. A physiological response caused by stimulated nerves
    Reflexive
  6. States that nerves complete for entrance into the spinal cord.
    Gate Theory
  7. The presence of disease or physical condition that makes treating a particular client in the usual manner impossible or undesirable.
    Contraindication
  8. Examples of caution indications
    Osteoporosis, diabetes mellitus, hypertension
  9. Contraindication in which massage is inappropriate, not advised, may be harmful to the client
    Absolute Contraindication
  10. Contraindication in which massage can be administered while avoiding the infected area or the area in question.
    Local Contraindication
  11. Areas of the body that contain superficial delicate structures that are relatively unprotected and are therefore prone to injury
    Endangerment sites
  12. Examples of contraindication
    Decubitus ulcers, Thrombophlebitis

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