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XMAT 21061 - Regional Palpations


Credit(s): 0
Lecture Hour(s): 65
Lecture Hours Schedule Type: Blended, Lecture, Online
Apply specific palpation skills of the musculoskeletal, vascular and nervous systems. Emphasis is on the components of the muscular system including: tendons, origins and insertions, and the muscle belly. The articular system includes ligaments of relevant joints. Locate and palpate all vulnerable nerves, and pertinent blood vessels relevant to massage therapy. As well, locate and palpate internal organs of the abdominal cavity.

Prerequisite(s): XMAT 20200  and XMAT 20005  both with a minimum grade of B-.