Muscle Energy Techniques

What is Muscle Energy Techniques?

R400.00

3 CEUs

    METs – a class of soft tissue osteopathic manual techniques that incorporate precisely directed and controlled, patient initiated, isometrical or isotonic contractions – encompass, proven, valuable modalities that every manual clinician should have in his or his or her toolbox. 

    MET is effective for both acute patients or those with chronic conditions and actively involves empowering patients to take charge of their own recovery (osteopenia) and loss of muscle mass (sarcopenia) that occur with age are also discussed in depth.


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Muscle Energy Techniques Efficacy and Research - Part 1

R400.00

3 CEUs

    Research relating to the most effective application, mechanism of action and clinical relevance is discussed in three parts, each providing greater insight into the techniques and their application in different circumstances.


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Muscle Energy Techniques Efficacy and Research - Part 2

R400.00

3 CEUs

    Research relating to the most effective application, mechanism of action and clinical relevance is discussed in three parts, each providing greater insight into the techniques and their application in different circumstances


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Muscle Energy Techniques Efficacy and Research - Part 3

R400.00

3 CEUs

    Research relating to the most effective application, mechanism of action and clinical relevance is discussed in three parts, each providing greater insight into the techniques and their application in different circumstances


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Assessment and Muscle Energy Techniques Treatment of Postural Muscles: Introduction to Assessments and Treatment

R400.00

3 CEUs

    This on-line course provides the practitioner with invaluable insight into how MET can be used across a range of conditions. These include myofascial pain and fibromyalgia.

    It also describes what happens in the muscles during MET techniques, and explains how MET can be used to treat joint pathologies and post-treatment discomfort. And there’s more… you’ll learn more about the evaluation of muscle shortness, and use of MET and stretching.


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Muscle Energy Techniques:  Spine: Paravertebral Muscles

R400.00

3 CEUs

    This illustrated on-line course covers the assessment, interpretation and treatment of the following spinal muscles:

    Paravertebral muscles
    Erector spinae muscle
    Thoraco lumbar facia and muscles
    Erector spinae muscles of the neck
    Deep neck flexors


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Muscle Energy Techniques:  Upper Quarter: Upper Trapezius, Scalenus & SCM

R400.00

3 CEUs

    This illustrated on-line course covers the assessment, interpretation and treatment of the following tight upper quarter muscles:

    Part 1:

    • Pectoralis major
    • Latissimus dorsi
    • Upper trapezius
    • Scalenes
    • Sternocleidomastoid

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Muscle Energy Techniques:  Upper Quarter: Levator Scapula, Infra & Supra Spinatus & Subscapularis

R400.00

3 CEUs

    This illustrated on-line course covers the assessment, interpretation and treatment of the following tight upper quarter muscles:

    Part 2:

    • Levator scapulae
    • Infraspinatus
    • Subscapularis
    • Supraspinatus
    • Flexors of the arm
    • Flexors of the forearm
    • Biceps brachii

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