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Spinal Stabilization - The New Science of Back Pain, Second Edition
OPTP is now introducing Spinal Stabilization - The New Science of Back Pain 2nd ed. by Rick Jemmett, B.Sc., (PT). Written for the general public, this book describes the causes of back pain and details the scientifically proven Australian stabilization approach.. This softcover guide is a valuable resource for Physical Therapists, Chiropractors, Athletic Trainers and Personal Trainers working on core stability.
Spinal Stabilization is now divided into two sections with up-to-date information based on the research in the Australian spinal stabilization method. The first section is designed for people with low back pain and describes the therapeutic segmental stabilization exercises. The second section is for athletes who need a high-performance, injury-resistant spine and describes more advanced conditioning exercises.
Spinal Stabilization contains over a hundred illustrations and exercise photos. It is an excellent resource for people with low back pain, and for athletes seeking a more functional form of core stability training. Also featured are success stories of both athletes and patients of low back pain.
OPTP also offers many other stabilization publications and products including Rick Jemmett's Spinal Stabilization-For People with Low Back Pain poster set. For more information and a free catalog, call OPTP toll-free at 1-800-367-7393, or write to PO Box 47009, Minneapolis, MN 55447. Visit our web site at www.optp.com.