Some practitioners hesitate to be involved with manipulation techniques and pregnancy. 'Osteopathy and Obstetrics' demonstrates that there is no scientific evidence to support such fears. During a pregnancy the patient is going to change both anatomically and physiologically in every part of her body. The obvious signs of this change include growth of the abdomen, change of shape of the spine and pelvis and the growth of the breast tissue. What is not so obvious are the changes to the cardiothoracic system, the ...

Osteopathy and Obstetrics 2012, Anshan Pub, Tunbridge Wells

ISBN-13: 9781848290563

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