Manual Medicine 101: Manual Medicine Approach to the Sports Medicine Patient features an
overview of the key factors involved in manual medicine from two fundamental perspectives-
osteopathic medicine and chiropractic medicine. The DVD looks at the two respective
professions, the philosophies upon which they are established, and the differences between
the two approaches to medicine. The DVD defines basic terminology associated with
osteopathy, discusses somatic dysfunction, and reviews the core techniques that are used in
its diagnosis and treatment. The DVD also details the terminology and techniques of
chiropractic medicine, as well as discusses the need for better collaboration between medical
professions to improve patient treatment and care.
Among the topics covered:
• History of osteopathy
• Osteopathy: what's the difference?
• Somatic dysfunction
• History of chiropractic
• Chiropractic: what's the difference?
• Joint manipulation