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Chaitow, Leon

Overview
Works: 254 works in 882 publications in 9 languages and 12,661 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Methods (Music)  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Creator, Other, Interviewee
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Leon Chaitow
Muscle energy techniques by Leon Chaitow( Book )

57 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Muscle Energy Techniques 4e sets out clear, practical and clinical guidelines for all students and practitioners wishing to use MET techniques as part of their patient management. Fully updated and now published in full colour throughout, this book has an accompanying website with video clips presenting the full array of modern METs in a variety of acute, chronic and rehabilitation settings. Introduces new methodology and instructs in the scientific basis and correct application of existing METs Explains the value of METs in the treatment of a variety of problems
Positional release techniques by Leon Chaitow( Book )

33 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The acupuncture treatment of pain by Leon Chaitow( Book )

26 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This title presents a method of effective pain control for use by those in the healing professions-acupuncturists, surgeons, general practitioners, osteopaths, chiropractors, physiotherapists, and trained nurses-as an adjunct to their normal course of therapy. It includes a formulary for pain treatment and chapters on acupuncture as anesthesia as well as its use in the treatment of addiction
Clinical application of neuromuscular technique by Leon Chaitow( Book )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book discusses theories and physiology relevant to the manual treatment of chronic pain, especially as it regards the soft tissues of the upper body. Step-by-step protocols that address each muscle of a region and a regional approach to treatment are features that make this book unique. A structural review of each region, including ligaments and functional anatomy, adds value for new students and practitioners alike
Fibromyalgia syndrome : a practitioner's guide to treatment : with accompanying CD-ROM by Leon Chaitow( Book )

41 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designed for anyone involved in the management of musculoskeletal pain, this practical guide to fibromyalgia syndrome and its treatment provides a multidisciplinary perspective on this multifaceted and frequently encountered syndrome. The updated and expanded 2nd edition rapidly distills contemporary research on the subject and relates it specifically to the problems of assessment, diagnosis, and management. Information on the diagnosis and management of fibromyalgia is provided with a quick and clear reference for dealing with a group of difficult to manage patients. The latest research findings are included in one place, eliminating the need to scan through multiple journals. All aspects of this multifaceted syndrome are addressed to help make a clear diagnosis and select the most appropriate management.Complementary approaches to treatment include answers to the questions many patients ask. Content is written by a well-known osteopath with contributions from other expert professionals - providing a multidisciplinary view of the problem and a variety of approaches to management
Modern neuromuscular techniques by Leon Chaitow( Book )

32 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written in easy-to-understand language that's ideal for all bodywork therapists and acupressure practitioners, this popular textbook illustrates how to make precise, systematic evaluations of soft tissue problems. It provides up-to-date information related to a specific range of therapeutic techniques. A new accompanying CD-ROM, complete with video clips that demonstrate how to perform the methods described in the text, offers visual cues for unique, clinically relevant instruction. (Midwest)
Candida albicans : could yeast be your problem? by Leon Chaitow( Book )

14 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You don't have to die : unraveling the AIDS myth by Leon Chaitow( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book tells how, using natural alternative therapies, AIDS can be controlled
Cranial manipulation : theory and practice : osseous and soft tissue approaches by Leon Chaitow( Book )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cranial manipulation is a fast-growing area of manual therapy practice. In the new edition of Cranial Manipulation Theory and Practice, Leon Chaitow, together with six expert contributors, presents the latest thinking on the use of this valuable approach, and the most up-to-date research evidence to support its use." "Osteopathic biomechanical and biodynamic concepts are thoroughly examined, as are chiropractic and dental approaches involving cranial and cranio-facial manipulation. The supporting CD-ROM contains the entire text as well as video footage demonstrating exercises and techniques. Icons in the text indicate where there is a video clip on the CD-ROM to illustrate what is being described."--Jacket
Palpation skills : assessment and diagnosis through touch by Leon Chaitow( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fibromyalgia and muscle pain : your self-treatment guide : what causes it, how it feels and what to do about it by Leon Chaitow( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maintaining body balance, flexibility, and stability : a practical guide to the prevention and treatment of musculoskeletal pain and dysfunction by Leon Chaitow( Book )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Maintaining Body Balance, Flexibility ad Stability presents a collection of safe and effective exercises and self-care methods, most of which can be undertaken by individuals at home, without supervision, to maintain or increase fitness, or as part of a treatment programme. Each exercise is explained using a combination of straightforward step by step instructions and clear illustrations (both photographs and line drawings). The rationale for using each exercise is also set out." "Those using these exercises as part of a treatment or training programme will commonly do so under the instruction and supervision of a therapist or a trainer, Others will want to use this book on their own, without professional guidance. The exercises have been selected with both groups in mind and the author has taken account of this varied readership in setting out the information provided for each exercise. For this reason a number of the flexibility, stability and balance exercises are accompanied by simple self-assessment tests to see whether there really is a need to do them. The self-assessment tests can also be used to measure progress." "By addressing the needs of both the therapist and the client Maintaining Body Balance, Flexibility and Stability recognizes that today many individuals want to take responsibility for their own body fitness. It also emphasizes the idea of an equal partnership between individual and trainer/therapist when exercise is being prescribed as a part of a treatment and ensuring a successful outcome. Individuals and therapists who follow the instructions and guidelines given in this book will find it provides them with an invaluable guide to the prevention and treatment of musculoskeletal pain and dysfunction."--Jacket
How to overcome pain : natural approaches to dealing with everything from arthritis, anxiety and back pain to headaches, PMS and IBS by Leon Chaitow( Book )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whether you suffer from back pain, headaches, migraines, arthritis, stomach problems or repetitive strain injury, health expert Leon Chaitow can help. Delve into this complete guide to natural pain relief to discover a wide range of tools and techniques that will empower you to take control of your pain, reduce reliance on pharmaceutical painkillers and achieve long-lasting relief from your symptoms. How to Overcome Pain: Shows you how a positive mental attitude, improved posture, exercise, and dietary changes can help break the pain cycle; Covers all the main complementary pain relief approaches, from meditation and breath work to massage and hydrotherapy; Features step-by-step self-help exercises and a practical treatment directory for the most common ailments. An essential book for everyone wanting to reclaim their everyday sense of comfort, ease of movement, health and all-round vitality with natural treatments
Multidisciplinary approaches to breathing pattern disorders by Leon Chaitow( Book )

9 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This authoritative, research-based book is co-authored by a team of clinical experts. It offers an introduction to the symptoms and causes of disordered breathing as well as the strategies and protocols that can be used to correct and restore normal breathing." "Multidisciplinary Approaches to Breathing Pattern Disorders guides readers through a discussion of the current research that links disordered breathing patterns with perceived pain levels, fatigue, stress and anxiety. Basic mechanics, physiology, and biochemistry of normal breathing are outlined to lay a foundation for understanding causes and mechanics of disordered breathing. Self-help strategies with charts and workbook pages that may be photocopied as handouts are designed to help patients overcome specific breathing problems."--Book jacket
Clinical massage in the healthcare setting by Sandy Fritz( Book )

9 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covering advanced massage therapy skills, this practical resource prepares you to work with medical professionals in a clinical setting, such as a hospital, hospice, long-term care, or other health-related practice. It discusses the many skills you need to succeed in this environment, helping you become a contributing member of an integrated team. Also covered are the essentials of clinical massage, such as indications and contraindications, review of massage methods, range of motion testing, SOAP note documentation, and a massage therapy general protocol. Case studies show how a multidisciplinary approach applies to real-world clients. By coordinating your work with other health professionals, you can enhance patient care in any clinical setting!
Recognizing and treating breathing disorders : a multidisciplinary approach by Leon Chaitow( Book )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This authoritative, research-based book, written by a team of clinical experts, offers an introduction to the symptoms and causes of disordered breathing as well as the strategies and protocols that can be used to correct and restore normal breathing. Multidisciplinary Approaches to Breathing Pattern Disorders guides readers through a discussion of the current research that links disordered breathing patterns with perceived pain levels, fatigue, stress and anxiety. Basic mechanics, physiology, and biochemistry of normal breathing are outlined to lay a foundation for understanding causes and me
Clinical application of neuromuscular techniques by Leon Chaitow( Book )

23 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clinical Application of Neuromuscular Techniques, Volume 2 - The Lower Body discusses the theory and practice of the manual treatment of chronic pain, especially with regards to the soft tissues of the lower body. Authored by experts of international renown, this highly successful book provides a structural review of each region, including ligaments and functional anatomy, and includes step-by-step protocols that address each muscle of a region. The volume now comes with a DVD containing video clips of the techniques shown, fully downloadable text linked to PubMed and image bank and an EVOLVE site for instructors who can download the full text and images for teaching purposes. Provides a comprehensive 'one-stop' volume on the treatment of somatic pain and dysfunction Designed and written to meet the needs of those working with neuromuscular dysfunction in a variety of professions All muscles covered from the perspective of assessment and treatment of myofascial pain Describes normal anatomy and physiology as well as the associated dysfunction Gives indications for treatments and guidance on making the appropriate treatment choice for each patient Combines NMT, MET, PR and much more to give a variety of treatment options for each case Describes the different NMT techniques in relation to the joint anatomy involved Practical step-by-step descriptions provided to make usage easy Includes acupuncture, hydrotherapies and nutritional support as well as guidance for the patient in the use of self-help approaches Contains up-to-date evidence based content
Naturopathic physical medicine : theory and practice for manual therapists and naturopaths by Leon Chaitow( Book )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aplicación clínica de las técnicas neuromusculares by Leon Chaitow( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aplicación clínica de las técnicas neuromusculares by Leon Chaitow( )

1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
차이토우, 레온

チャイトー, レオン

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Positional release techniquesThe acupuncture treatment of painClinical application of neuromuscular techniqueFibromyalgia syndrome : a practitioner's guide to treatment : with accompanying CD-ROMModern neuromuscular techniquesCandida albicans : could yeast be your problem?You don't have to die : unraveling the AIDS mythCranial manipulation : theory and practice : osseous and soft tissue approaches