Kinds to give compression in modern massage therapy


Kinds to give compression in modern massage therapy
(Method of pressurizing)


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           What kind of compression should be given on the points for the treatment of several diseases? Knowing about it is essential before the treatment by modern massage therapy. Diseases can be treated properly by giving compression in an adequate way. The patient does not get relief until adequate compression is given on the points for the treatment of diseases.  

Following are the kinds of giving compression in modern massage therapy-

The thumb is thick and small and there are two phalanxes in it wheras there are three phalanxes in all the fingers.Compression with the help of thumb:

The thumb is thick and small and there are two phalanxes in it wheras there are three phalanxes in all the fingers. Fingers have middle phalanx too. Well developed phalanx of fingers and well jointed muscles make thumb very important in modern massage therapy. Compression can be given on the vast region with full strength. Not only so, the more spread phalanx of thumb, the more spread of sensory organs of skin. Consequently, the strength of sensory receptors will become more than before.     

First metacarpal and proximal phalanx should be in curved condition a little to give compression with the help of thumb. When this point starts to become stressed, compression should be given with the help of phalanx of thumb. At the time of giving compression, four fingers of the hand except thumb should be in a condition that there is a control on the compression of the thumb with the help of fingeThumbs of some people can fold on the distal phalanx naturally whereas thumbs of some people do not fold on the distal phalanx.rs. 

Thumbs of some people can fold on the distal phalanx naturally whereas thumbs of some people do not fold on the distal phalanx.

 

Compression can be given with the help of puffed phalanx of the  thumb according to modern massage therapy.Compression can be given with the help of puffed phalanx of the thumb according to modern massage therapy. But compression should not be given with the middle joint of distal and proximal phalanx if the thumb is too much soft. In the same way, compression should not be given with the tip of thumb if the thumb is hard. The more experience is gained by the practitioner, the more he treats to the patients with the help of compression according to modern massage therapy. In this situation, he becomes aware about heavy and light compression on different portions of the body. He becomes able to know where he should give light compression and where he should give heay compression.   

Giving compression with the help of thumb:Compression should be given either by left hand thumb or right hand thumb for the treatment of diseases in modern massage therapy.

           Compression should be given either by left hand thumb or right hand thumb for the treatment of diseases in modern massage therapy. All the four remaining fingers should be kept on the body of the patient for help.

Compression with two thumbs:

           Two thumbs can be used to give compression whiel treating diseases in modern massage therapy. Two thumbs can be used to give compression whiel treating diseases in modern massage therapy. Thumbs of both hands are brought close together in this way that only external edges of them may touch to each other and each thumb may open by making an angle of 30 degree. All the remaining four fingers are kept together. Thereafter, compression should be given on the pints with the help of both thumbs.

 

Giving compression by keeping one thumb on the other thumb: For the treatment of diseases in modern massage therapy, thumb of the right hand is kept on the phalanx of left hand.

           For the treatment of diseases in modern massage therapy, thumb of the right hand is kept on the phalanx of left hand. Both thumbs are kept on each other in this way that they may form a 30 degree angle. Thereafter, keep right thumb on the apporopriate area and give compression. One thing should be remembered while giving compression in this way that excessive compression should not be given with the help of upper side thumb. In addition to, it also should be remembered that excessive compression may not come on the lower thumb. This activity is quite opposite for the left handers.

Compression with first finger and thumb:

          For the treatment of diseases according to modern massage therapy, first finger and phalanxes of thumbs should be far from one another. For the treatment of diseases according to modern massage therapy, first finger and phalanxes of thumbs should be far from one another. This method is used used to give compression on the fingers and thumb.

 

Compression with first and middle finger:   For the treatment of diseases according to modern massage therapy phalanx of middle finger is kept on the nail of first finger.

           For the treatment of diseases according to modern massage therapy phalanx of middle finger is kept on the nail of first finger. Stable compression is given with the help of first finger’s phalanx. This method is used for the treatment of nasal diseases.

Giving compression with the help of middle finger of both hands:

           for the treatment of diseases according to modern massage therapy the phalanx of middle finger of left hand is kept on the nail of middle finger of right hand. For the treatment of diseases according to modern massage therapy the phalanx of middle finger of left hand is kept on the nail of middle finger of right hand. Thereafter, compression should be given on the allocated points. The method is quite different for lefthanders.  

 

Compression with the help of first and middle finger: First and middle finger should be opened on an angle for the treatment of disease according to modern massage therapy.

           First and middle finger should be opened on an angle for the treatment of disease according to modern massage therapy. Compression is given on the points with both fingers.

Compression with three fingers:

           Compression should be given by closing together first, middle and ring finger for the treatment of diseases Compression should be given by closing together first, middle and ring finger for the treatment of diseases according to modern massage therapy. Diseases related to heart pulsation can be treated by giving compression in this way.

 

Compression with opened thumb and four fingers:

           Four fingers of one hand should be kept close together and the thumb should be a little far from the fingers for the treatment of diseases according to modern massage therapy. Thereafter, give compression on the points. Such kind of compression should be given on the back side of the skull.   

Giving compression with the help of four fingers:Compression is given with the four fingers opened in a direction without support of thumb.

           Compression is given with the four fingers opened in a direction without support of thumb. This kind of method of giving compression is used for the treatment of chest and internal lateral regions. 

Compression with palm:

           For ththe palm is kept on the points to give compression. All the four fingers and the thumb should be closee treatment of diseases according to modern massage therapy, the palm is kept on the points to give compression. All the four fingers and the thumb should be close together while giving compression.

 

Compression by the hand that is kept on the other hand:In this method, the palm of left hand is kept on the right hand by closing all the fingers of both hands.

           In this method, the palm of left hand is kept on the right hand by closing all the fingers of both hands. Compression should be given on the points. The palm of left hand should be kept on the right hand in this way so that the palm can be kept on the points easily while giving compression. 

Compres For the treatment of diseases according to modern massage therapy, the palms of both hands should be kept close together in this waysion with both palms:

           For the treatment of diseases according to modern massage therapy, the palms of both hands should be kept close together in this way so that external edges of thumbs may touch to each other. Thereafter, compression should be given on the points with the help of both hands. 

 

Compression by closing both hands:For the treatment of diseases according to modern massage therapy, the palms of both hands are entangled to each other

           For the treatment of diseases according to modern massage therapy, the palms of both hands are entangled to each other. Thereafter, compression should be given on the points at one time with the help of the region of wrists. This kind of compression is used in the region of kidney.

CompressFor the treatment of diseases according to modern massage therapy, ion with the help of left side region of thumb:

           For the treatment of diseases according to modern massage therapy, compression should be given on the stomach with the help of left side portion of thumb.

 

Compression with the help of left portion of the smallest finger: Compression should be given with the help of left side portion of the smallest finger of the hand for the treatment of diseases

           Compression should be given with the help of left side portion of the smallest finger of the hand for the treatment of diseases according to modern massage therapy.

Kinds of compression according to time and period:

           Before the treatment by modern massage therapy, it should be known by the practitioner what should be the time to give compression and how compression should be given.

Following are the kinds of compression according to time and period-

General compression:

           CompressionBefore the treatment by modern massage therapy, it should be known by the practitioner what should be the time to give compression is given gently for the treatment of diseases according to modern massage therapy. Mostly, this kind of compression is used for the treatment of diseases. The practitioner should know when the compression is to be reduced slowly. Only three or five second should be taken for giving such kind of compression. Giving compression in this way is called general compression.   

 

Compression by keeping palm on one place:Compression can be given by keeping palm on one part for the treatment of diseases according to modern massage therapy.

           Compression can be given by keeping palm on one part for the treatment of diseases according to modern massage therapy. This compression should be given from 5 to 10 seconds.

Give compression haltingly:

          First, light compression should be given on the point for the treatment of disease according to modern massage therapy. Thereafter, compression should be given without removing thumb  First, light compression should be given on the point for the treatment of disease according to modern massage therapy. Thereafter, compression should be given without removing thumb from the skin and after that compression should be given haltingly. After stopping for sometime, compression should be given again. After some time, compression should be given on the points as it had been given before. Give compression a little rapid than before if it is being giving third times. Only 5 to 7 seconds should be taken for giving compression. 

Succession compression:compression should be given by keeping three fingers on the skin of the patient in this way so that compression

           For the treatment of diseases according to modern massage therapy, compression should be given by keeping three fingers on the skin of the patient in this way so that compression can be given on the skin easily.

Liquid compression:

           Compression should be given with the help of thumbs for one or two seconds at each point. In the same way,Compression should be given from one point to another point altogether easily for the treatment of disease according to modern massage therapy. Compression should be given with the help of thumbs for one or two seconds at each point. In the same way, compression should be given on the many points up and down in the armpit of the patient.

 

Vibrating compression:

          here should be a vibration in the hand while giving compression. There are other forms too to give compression with vibration. Compression should be given from 5 to 10 seconds with the help of thumb, three fingers and palm by keeping them on the points. There should be a vibration in the hand while giving compression. There are other forms too to give compression with vibration. Some forms have been given below as compression with both palms, compression with one palm or compression by keeping one palm on the other palm.

 

Centered compression:

           compression should be given on one point for five to seven seconds by keeping thumb of one hand on the thumb of another hand.For the treatment of diseases according to modern massage therapy, compression should be given on one point for five to seven seconds by keeping thumb of one hand on the thumb of another hand. When the compression becomes normal generally, keep on reducing it gradually without removing hand from the skin.    

Fast compression with the help of palms:

           Close all the fingers altogether and thereafter bring them downwardly on the skin of the patient. This kind of compression can be given by keeping one palm on the other palm. 

Fast conditions of compressing:

           Movement of giving compression can be fast or slow at the time of treating a patient with the help of modern massage therapy.  Movement of giving compression can be fast or slow at the time of treating a patient with the help of modern massage therapy

Light compression:

           The fingers keep on forwarding by giving compression gently from the stage of touch and they return in the stage of touch again. This kind of compression can be given on one point again and again or altogether on many points. In this kind of compression, the velocity of the compression should be from100 grams to one kg.

Touch:

           This kind of compression is used for the treatment of heart pulsations and many other diseases. In it light compression is given on the skin of the patient. The velocity of the compression should be 100 grams. 

Soft compression:

           Soft compression is a little more than the light compression. But this compression should be according to the bearing power of the patient. Keep on increasing to the soft compression slowly according to breathing and the compression should start to reduce when it reaches on climax. The velocity of the compression should be from one kg to 5 kg. 

Middle compression:

           In the treatment of disease by modern massage therapy, compression is increased slowly. The patient feels a little trouble in the beginning but it changes into pleasure for him after some time. The velocity of this kind of compression should be from 5 kg to 15 kg.

Fast compression:

           For the treatment of diseases according to modern massage therapy, the velocity of the compression should between 15 to 30 kg. The patient gets a little pain to in this kind of compression