In myofascial manipulation an immediate tissue release is often felt under the working hand. This amazing feature has traditionally been attributed to mechanical properties of the connective tissue. But is that all it is? What is required to permanent viscoelastic deformation of fascia. Should we not be moving away from a purely mechanical perspective toward a more inclusive, broader approach?
This course introduces some of the latest thinking in this arena.
This is probably the most best article that I have ever read on this subject. It should be mandatory for every manual therapist!!