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  • Published: 15 March 2016
  • ISBN: 9781623170202
  • Imprint: Lotus Publishing
  • Format: Trade Paperback
  • Pages: 244
  • RRP: $70.00

The Concise Book Of Muscles, Third Edition



Detailed, full-color anatomical drawings and clear, succinct text identify all the major muscles, showing the origin, insertion, action, and innervation of each muscle, with line drawings showing stretching and strengthening exercises for each muscle. This book is unique as it takes complicated topics relevant to medical students and others entering the world of anatomy and movement making these topics accessible and easy to understand. John Sharkey (Clinical Anatomist and Exercise Physiologist) has edited this best selling book and brought it up to date with additional information concerning human anatomy and biomechanics. Readers will be introduced to the new emerging explanation of living motion and human architecture BioTensegrity. Newly updated material on clinical anatomy ensures that students have accurate anatomical information concerning nerves, myofascial structures and actions.

  • Published: 15 March 2016
  • ISBN: 9781623170202
  • Imprint: Lotus Publishing
  • Format: Trade Paperback
  • Pages: 244
  • RRP: $70.00

About the authors

Chris Jarmey

Chris Jarmey, MCSP, DS, MRSS, teaches shiatsu, qigong, bodywork therapy, and anatomy. The author of The Concise Book of Muscles, Shiatsu: The Complete Guide, and other books, he lives in Marlborough, UK. Ilaira Bouratinos, DipAc, DS, founded the European Institute of Oriental Medicine in 1998. She lives in Athens, Greece.

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