Myofascial Pain Syndromes

Known as: Syndromes, Myofascial Pain, Syndrome, Myofascial Pain, Pain Syndrome, Myofascial 
Muscular pain in numerous body regions that can be reproduced by pressure on TRIGGER POINTS, localized hardenings in skeletal muscle tissue. Pain is… (More)
National Institutes of Health

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVES To investigate the biochemical milieu of the upper trapezius muscle in subjects with active, latent, or absent… (More)
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • table 3
Is this relevant?
Review
2007
Review
2007
Myofascial pain refers to a specific form of soft-tissue rheumatism that results from irritable foci (trigger points) within… (More)
  • table 1
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?
Review
2004
Review
2004
Treatment of pain of urogenital origin, chronic pelvic pain syndrome, can be frustrating for patients and physicians. The usual… (More)
  • table 1
  • figure 1
  • table 2
  • table 3
  • figure 2
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Background: Myofascial pain syndrome (MPS) is one of the most common causes of chronic musculoskeletal pain. Several methods have… (More)
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • table 3
  • table 4
  • table 5
Is this relevant?
Review
2001
Review
2001
Myofascial pain syndrome is a disease of muscle that produces local and referred pain. It is characterized by a motor abnormality… (More)
  • table 1
  • table 2
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The myofascial trigger point (MTrP) is the hallmark physical finding of the myofascial pain syndrome (MPS). The MTrP itself is… (More)
  • table 2
  • table 3
  • figure 1
Is this relevant?
Review
1997
Review
1997
The diagnosis of fibromyalgia continues to generate heated debate. The presence of multiple lifetime psychiatric diagnoses was… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Six patients with chronic myofascial pain syndrome involving cervical paraspinal and shoulder girdle muscles received trigger… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Four experts on myofascial pain syndrome (MFP) performed trigger point examinations and 4 experts on fibromyalgia performed… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Myofascial pain is a regional pain syndrome characterized in part by a trigger point in a taut band of skeletal muscle and its… (More)
Is this relevant?