Effects of Dry Needling on Spinal Mobility and Trigger Points in Patients with Fibromyalgia Syndrome.

  title={Effects of Dry Needling on Spinal Mobility and Trigger Points in Patients with Fibromyalgia Syndrome.},
  author={Adelaida Mar{\'i}a Castro-S{\'a}nchez and H{\'e}ctor Garc{\'i}a-L{\'o}pez and Guillermo Adolfo Matar{\'a}n-Pe{\~n}arrocha and Manuel Fern{\'a}ndez-S{\'a}nchez and Cayetano Fern{\'a}ndez-Sola and Jos{\'e} Granero-Molina and Mar{\'i}a Encarnaci{\'o}n Aguilar-Ferr{\'a}ndiz},
  journal={Pain physician},
  volume={20 2},
BACKGROUND The etiology of fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS) is inconclusive, but central mechanisms are well accepted for this pain condition. Myofascial pain syndrome (MPS) is one of the most common musculoskeletal pain diseases and is characterized by myofascial trigger points (MTrPs). It has been suggest that MTrPs have an important factor in the genesis of FMS. OBJECTIVE The purpose of the current randomized clinical trial was to compare the effectiveness of dry needling versus cross tape on… 

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