Sections View Full Chapter Figures Tables Videos Full Chapter Figures Tables Videos Supplementary Content Print Section ++ From inception to completion, the various editions span almost 15 years. Such an endeavor cannot be completed without the help of many. I would like to take this opportunity to thank the following: ++ The faculty of the North American Institute of Manual and Manipulative Therapy (NAIOMT)—especially, Jim Meadows, Erl Pettman, Cliff Fowler, Diane Lee, and the late Dave Lamb. The exceptional team at McGraw-Hill, for their superb guidance throughout this object. Thank you especially to Michael Weitz for his advice and support and to other members of the team. To the production crew at Cenveo, especially the project manager, Radhika Jolly. Bob Davis for his creative eye and the excellent photography. Leah for agreeing to be the photographic model. To the countless clinicians throughout the world who continually strive to improve their knowledge and clinical skills.