The Best Massage Study Apps

25 Apr The Best Massage Study Apps

Let’s face it; studying can be difficult, especially with life on the go. Don’t worry, we are here to help! We have compiled the best study tools and apps for iPhone and iPad to help you learn. All of the apps listed below have a 4 star rating or better. And better yet, we have summarized each one to help you decide which one will work best for your study needs.

Massage Exam

by Ion Citadel, LLC

Are you looking to pass your MBLEx, NCETM, and NCETMB exams? This app could be just the thing! Perfect for massage students or even for therapists that just want to refine and keep up their skills and knowledge. This quiz program is very user friendly, feature rich, and makes studying fun and easy!

Cost: $4.99

Click here to view and download this app on iTunes.

Massage Techniques

by Real Bodywork

We all know that students are in school, learning not only anatomy, but also the techniques of the trade. This app includes 130 massage techniques, 13 full massage routines and an anatomy section. Each of the 130 included techniques includes a video demo, picture images and description. You can check out all of the techniques by body area or alphabetically.

The 13 massage routines available through this app range from a 10-60 minute massage, and include the following:
• Full Body Swedish Massage
• Deep Tissue Massage
• Massage for Back Pain
• Leg massage for athletes
• Hand massage
• Foot massage
• Face massage
And five more!

The anatomy section in this app has a 3D model of the bones and muscles. If you want to improve your massage, this is the app for you.

This app is not compatible with iPad 1 (first generation iPad).

Cost: $2.99

Click Here to view and download this app on iTunes.

Muscle Trigger Points

by Real Bodywork

This app can be used as a reference guide for the most common trigger points found in the body. Muscle Trigger Points includes over 100 trigger points and their corresponding referral patterns. Each one includes a visual of the muscle included in the trigger point, written muscle action, and comments on each muscle. You can opt to check out each muscle individually, or use the ‘zones view’ to see all the muscles that refer into a specific area. This can be a great aid in discovering the source of pain in a massage client.

This app is great for anyone involved in relieving muscle pain, including massage student or therapists. This app is simple to use, and very visually stimulating.

Cost: $2.99

Click Here to view and download this app on iTunes.

Learn Muscles: Anatomy Quiz & Reference

by Real Bodywork

This app is a great reference, learning and testing tool. It includes over 100 detailed muscle images including muscle name, action, origin, insertion and comments. This app also includes audio pronunciation guide!  Studying is made easy with the quiz maker, an action viewer and 6 video clips.

This app is a great teaching and learning tool for both the student and the teacher, and to all else who wish to learn more about the muscular system.

Cost: $2.99

Click Here to view and download this app on iTunes.

Skeletal Anatomy 3D Quiz & Reference

by Real Bodywork

Test yourself and what you know! This app includes 140 bones and landmarks. A Speed Quiz in 3D (with audio) makes studying fun and interactive. You can also expand your knowledge with the reference section, 3D models, diagrams, several images of actual bones. This app also contains video that discussion of the skeletal system. Great for students in search for a way to learn the skeletal system quickly!

Cost: $2.99

Click Here to view and download this app on iTunes.

Anatomy Mapp Lite

This interactive, user-friendly app is advantageous for students and practitioners in any profession that requires knowledge of the muscles and human body.

The complete version of AnatomyMapp® offers a wide range of features to help you do great on your exams or even to educate others. The app includes body flashcards, pins to identify landmarks, multiple tests and quizzes, bookmark options, table of contents, page reference for the available Body textbook, zoom, and a help button to maximize your study and educational experience.

A great on-the-go educational tool, this app is designed to be viewed in portrait mode. Each module costs approximately $3.99, with seven modules total. It is recommended to purchase each module, however there is also a free version of this app.

Click Here to view and download this app on iTunes.

Muscle System Pro III

For iPhone

This app is primarily used as a learning tool and a quick reference guide.  The index function include in the app allows the user to select a muscle, zoom in, and identify it.  This app is ideal for anyone in the healthcare field, or those involved in massage therapy. It aids and helps in locating muscles and explains its relevance for certain conditions, ailments and injuries. Muscle System Pro III is available for the iPhone,

Cost: $9.99

Click Here to view and download on iTunes.

We understand that studying can get knocked down on the priority list of day to day activities. But with these apps, hopefully studying will be more readily available and easy to access.