Myofascial pain syndrome: a multidisciplinary approach.

@article{Auleciems1995MyofascialPS,
  title={Myofascial pain syndrome: a multidisciplinary approach.},
  author={L M Auleciems},
  journal={The Nurse practitioner},
  year={1995},
  volume={20 4},
  pages={
          18, 21-2, 24-8, passim
        }
}
Myofascial pain syndrome (MPS) is one of the least understood yet commonly encountered problems in the outpatient setting. Myofascial pain syndrome is a painful disorder characterized by trigger points (TrPs), which are hyperirritable spots causing referred pain. Myofascial pain syndrome is frustrating to patients and clinicians. Unfortunately, MPS often goes unrecognized, misdiagnosed, or mistreated, leading to unnecessary pain, suffering, and disability. When treated properly, MPS has an… CONTINUE READING

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