John Gibbons looks at one of the most neglected areas of the body the gluteal muscles The Vital Glutes takes you on a fascinating journey of enlightenment, teaching the reader to recognise pain and dysfunctional patterns that arise from the gluteal muscles Questions answered in the book include Why are the glutes potentially causing pain and dysfunction to distant sites of the body How does the gait pattern contribute to pain and dysfunction And, how can the application of gluteal specific Muscle Energy Techniques aid full body wellbeing This book also offers the reader step by step tasks to identify and correct a number of dysfunctional patterns, and functional gluteal exercises in order to aid recovery Brilliantly informative book I would look for this authors name if investigating other areas of the body According to my physio his courses are highly sought after and valued. Looks a great book but a bit too technical for the lay person Returned immediately. I HAVE BOUGHT A TON OF BOOKS ON YOGA,EXERCISE AND HEALING,AND THIS IS A WINNER.iNFORMATIVE,BEAUTIFULLY PRESENTED AND CLEAR TO UNDERSTAND IT OPENS YOUR EYES TO THINGS NEVER CONSIDERED.