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Myofascial release the search for excellence : a comprehensive evaluatory and treatment approach by John F. Barnes

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Published by J.F. Barnes in [Paoli, Pa.?] .
Written in English


  • Manipulation, Orthopedic,
  • Myofascial Pain Syndromes -- diagnosis,
  • Myofascial Pain Syndromes -- therapy

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby John F. Barnes.
The Physical Object
Pagination254 p. :
Number of Pages254
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17841302M

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