Horse Movement: Structure, Function and Rehabilitation download free [PDF and Ebook] by Gail Williams

Horse Movement: Structure, Function and Rehabilitation download free [PDF and Ebook] by Gail Williams year 2014
  • Book name: Horse Movement: Structure, Function and Rehabilitation
  • Author: Gail Williams
  • Release date: 2014/12/5
  • Publisher: THE CROWOOD PRESS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Sports
  • ISBN: 9781908809117
  • Rating: 7.43 of 10
  • Votes: 494
  • Review by: Maximilian Stewart
  • Review rating: 7.37 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/19
  • Total pages: 192
  • Includes a PDF summary of 22 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Anatomy, particularly functional anatomy, is a vital and dynamic subject, an appreciation of which leads not only to superior husbandry and welfare, but also to a better understanding of the anatomical challenges associated with riding, training, overtraining, injury and rehabilitation. Using Alexa McKenna's fabulous illustrations, this book shows the correlation of the skeleton, muscular system and locomotion, providing a clear insight into the functional and dysfunctional horse. It also addresses the largely misunderstood concept of 'perfect conformation' and looks at the effect on function of the rider and tack, using cutting-edge diagnostic techniques such as thermal imaging and gait analysis. Again with the emphasis on the visual, readers will be able to appreciate how muscles function in differing athletic disciplines by analysing the heat generated in musculoskeletal structures after exercise. This will also highlight the importance of post-competition recovery. The book concludes with a range of useful techniques to improve the function of any horse, including stretches, taping, wrapping and other proprioceptive techniques to increase balance, flexibility, awareness and posture.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 10H1M36S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Riding, Showjumping & Horsemanship, Equestrian & Animal Sports, Equine Veterinary Medicine
  • Available formats: SNB, EPUB, TCR, PPTX, WORD, PDF, TXT, DOC. Compressed in ARJ, TAR.7Z, RAR, ZIP
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  • Format: Hardback
  • Approximate value: 42.15 USD
  • Dimensions: 200x270x20mm
  • Weight: 839g
  • Printed by: J.A.Allen & Co Ltd
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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