Centripetal Friction


from Dr JH Kellogg's Hydriatic Techniques...

Moves towards the centre, used of massage with strokes towards the heart, to assist flow through the veins and lymph channels. Opposite to centrifugal


from Dr GK Abbott's Prescriptions...

  • Hastens circulation especially in superficial veins
  • See Hydrotherapy for students and practitioners of medicine p 425