Respiratory System Pathologies


Review of Mosby’s Pathology for Massage Therapists, by Salvo and Anderson.

The best part of this chapter eight, for me was learning more about asthma and which muscles it affects. Also knowing what massage techniques to use on these muscles. Like how vibration and percussion over the rib cage may help loosen mucus and how deep friction and deep gliding strokes can help loosen the tight muscles of the abdomen.

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