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Myofascial Pain and Dysfunction : The Trigger Point Manual
Lower torso pain and muscle guide hip, thigh and knee pain and muscle leg, ankle and foot pain and muscle guide.
Review of enigmatic MTrPs as a common cause of enigmatic musculoskeletal pain and dysfunction.
  • D. Simons
  • Medicine
    Journal of electromyography and kinesiology…
  • 1 February 2004
Clinical and Etiological Update of Myofascial Pain from Trigger Points
TLDR
A revision of previous injection technique more effectively inactivates the multiple active loci that are an essential part of a trigger point and summarizes a new understanding of their etiology.
Muscle Pain: Understanding Its Nature, Diagnosis and Treatment
TLDR
For the first time a book that addresses all aspects of muscle pain from basic science to clinical treatment and the combination of neuroanatomical and neurophysiological data with the clinical management of all diseases that exhibit muscle pain.
Understanding effective treatments of myofascial trigger points
TLDR
Specific treatment approaches and the role of etiological mechanisms in terms of clinical feature characteristics of MTrPs: increased muscle tension, pain and tenderness, painful stretch range of motion, initiating causes of M TrPs are considered.
Pathophysiologic and electrophysiologic mechanisms of myofascial trigger points.
  • C. Hong, D. Simons
  • Biology
    Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation
  • 1 July 1998
New views of myofascial trigger points: etiology and diagnosis.
  • D. Simons
  • Biology
    Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation
  • 2008
Focused review: myofascial pain.
TLDR
A critical evidence-based review of the pharmacologic, nonpharmacologic, alternative medicine, and exercise treatments of myofascial pain, including pathophysiology and comprehensive management is provided, as well as future research directions.
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