Considering wider myofascial involvement as a possible contributor to upper extremity dysfunction following treatment for primary breast cancer.

  • Walter Fourie
  • Published 2008 in Journal of bodywork and movement therapies


BACKGROUND Breast cancer is the most common malignancy in women. Although scarring is recognized as contributing to limited shoulder movements, compromised tissue gliding in a wider range of fascial and connective tissue structures is under-recognized. AIM To report on soft tissue patterns in patients with upper limb dysfunction after modified radical… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jbmt.2008.04.043


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