Effects of physical and mental stressors on muscle pain.

@article{Westgaard1999EffectsOP,
  title={Effects of physical and mental stressors on muscle pain.},
  author={Rolf Harald Westgaard},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of work, environment & health},
  year={1999},
  volume={25 Suppl 4},
  pages={19-24}
}
Physical and mental stressors as risk factors for pain development are discussed. These multifaceted stressor terms are narrowed down so that physical stressors are represented by muscle activity recorded by electromyography (EMG), while mental stress is considered synonymous with psychosocial stress in vocational studies; in experimental studies cognitive… CONTINUE READING