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dc.contributor.authorGrossmith, Heather
dc.date.accessioned2011-07-11T22:15:34Z
dc.date.available2011-07-11T22:15:34Z
dc.date.issued2011en_NZ
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/10652/1617
dc.description.abstractSECTION 1 Contains the literature review which is divided into three chapters. The literature review includes an introduction into the impact of asthma on the New Zealand population, the fundamental osteopathic principles in relation to lung ventilation, the types of musculoskelatal dysfunction that are hypothesized in osteopathic literature to occur in people with asthma, manual treatment approaches that aim to increase lung function in asthmatics and the reliability and validity of manual palpatory procedures currently used in osteopathic practice to detect musculoskelatal dysfunctions. SECTION 2 Contains the experimental investigation which is divided into six chapters. The experimental investigation includes an introduction, methods, results, recommendations, conclusion. SECTION 3 Contains the appendices. The appendices include the ethics approval letter, participant and examiner information sheet and consent form, participant medical history form, physical examination record form and the advertising poster used to attract participants.
dc.language.isoenen_NZ
dc.subjectasthmaen_NZ
dc.subjectmusculoskeletal dysfunctionen_NZ
dc.subjectmanual treatmenten_NZ
dc.subjectmanual palpatory proceduresen_NZ
dc.titleThe reliability and validity of manual examination procedures for the detection of musculoskeletal dysfunction in people with bronchial asthmaen_NZ
dc.typeMasters Dissertationen_NZ
thesis.degree.nameMaster of Osteopathyen_NZ
thesis.degree.levelMastersen_NZ
thesis.degree.grantorUnitec Institute of Technologyen_NZ
dc.subject.marsden110499 Complementary and Alternative Medicine not elsewhere classifieden_NZ
dc.identifier.bibliographicCitationGrossmith, H. (2010). The reliability and validity of manual examination procedures for the detection of musculoskeletal dysfunction in people with bronchial asthma. An unpublished research project submitted in partial requirement for the Degree of Osteopathy, Unitec Institute of Technology, New Zealand.
unitec.pages137en_NZ
dc.contributor.affiliationUnitec Institute of Technologyen_NZ
unitec.advisor.principalMoran, Robert
unitec.advisor.associatedHilton, Craig


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