Palpation is a crucial part of the four physical examinations, but many practitioners have not been adequately trained in this important diagnostic pillar. This DVD introduces diagnostic methods of palpation of the head and neck, chest and rib-sides, abdomen, muscles, skin, extremities, and acupoints. After mastering the techniques in this video, practitioners will greatly expand their ability to use palpation as an integral aspect of diagnosis. Features include:
- Careful explanations and distinctions are made for the various palpation methods: touching, rubbing, pressing and tapping.
- Realistic cases which comprehensively present all aspects of palpation, including objectives, methods, and contraindications.