12. What makes acral lentiginous melanoma different from other types of melanoma?Questions:1.
What is the relationship between fibromyalgia and sleep disorders?2.
What does “hernia” mean? Name three kinds of abdominal hernias.
Describe the differences between tender points and trigger points.4.
Where do massage therapists often get osteoarthritis?5.
Why are women more prone than men to osteoporosis?6.
Describe how pes planus can lead to headaches.7.
What kind of muscle spasm serves an important function in the healing process?8.
Describe several factors that may influence bone density and risk of osteoporosis.9.
In which stage of healing do soft tissue injuries generally contraindicate circulatorymassage? Why?10.
What does RICE stand for?11.
List the lines of defense against a joint injury.12.
Define “specific muscle weakness.”
Describe the pain-spasm-ischemia cycle.14.
Describe the differences between strains, sprains, tendinitis, and tendinosis.