Defining Mastery of Palpation

Palpation Tips on November 24th, 2010 No Comments

A common definition of Mastery is: The full command – great skillfulness and knowledge of some subject or activity and the definition of palpation is: To examine or explore by touching something to determine the state or condition of a specific tissue. So Mastery of Palpation is: The full command – great skillfulness and knowledge of examining and touching the human body as well as its specific tissues.

How do we define Mastery of Palpation in the educational setting and in professional practice?  How important is this skill set to massage and manual therapists and can it be taught ?? Look forward to some dialogue around this important topic.

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