Educational Books contains texts suitable for the layperson with an enquiring mind who is particularly interested in one or other field of chiropractic. Many however are scholarly texts for the professional.
Many hundreds, perhaps thousands, of books have been written by chiropractors, in the main for other chiropractors. However, not many books have been written particularly with the layperson also in mind. Here you may find a few new educational books.
The Chiropractic Theories by Dr Robert Leach D.C. $85
Designed to be a primary reference for chiropractic students, this is a concise, scientific survey of chiropractic theories based on current research. Completely restructured for the Fourth Edition, this book focuses on the most current biomedical research on ... and includes new contributors and new chapters on principles of statistics and a minimum process for validation of chiropractic theory.
More about The Chiropractic Theories by Dr Leach.
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Support that Chiropractor who spent years writing his text. Just think where Chiropractic would be without Yochum and Rowe and Louis Sportelli's Introduction to Chiropractic!
Toning Abdominal Muscles by Dr Adam Weiss DC. $ 12.89
"Traditional Ab exercises can cause back pain, strain muscles and can even cause misalignment," says Dr Weiss.
This real winner is an inexpensive little book ($5.00) that is a gem for anyone wanting to know more about Chiropractic. Written by a man respected throughout the profession, with more than forty years in practice under his belt, Dr Louis Sportelli's
Introduction to Chiropractic ... $2.50 bulk.
this fifty page book is an excellent investment.
At $2.50 per copy (for 50 books) this excellent educational booklet is a must for every chiropractor wanting to educate his or her new patients.
ESSENTIALS OF SKELETAL RADIOLOGY
Until 20 years ago, virtually all were self-published but in 1987, in spectacular style, all that changed.
But first an anecdote. I had occasion once to consult a radiologist about some films I had taken. I was unsure of the diagnosis, and sought his help. Later he began to berate my profession, declaring that we should be neither taking nor reading X-rays.
Severe dizziness, also known as Vertigo, is a fairly common and very disturbing condition that faces every chiropractor, probably on a weekly, if not daily basis. Professor Susan Herdman's authoritative book should be on every chiropractor's desk if they plan to treat dizziness. A wonderfully readable educational book. I wouldn't be without it.
VERTEBRAL SUBLUXATION COMPLEX
Underlying all these texts is a controversial philosophical debate about the effect that spinal conditions may have on general health. Controversial because it's difficult to prove scientifically that chiropractic may help to relieve many "medical conditions". But every chiropractor has can regale you with many strange tales of how spinal manipulation may have helped the patient with shingles, or who was impotent, or childless...
VERTEBRAL SUBLUXATION COMPLEX ... ,/B>
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