Myofascial Pain and Dysfunction

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  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release : 30 January 1992
  • ISBN : 9780683083675
  • Page : 660 pages
  • Rating : 3.5/5 from 2 voters

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...gives a thorough understanding of what myofascial pain actually is, and provides a unique and effective approach to the diagnosis and treatment of this syndrome for the lower body muscles.

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Myofascial Pain and Dysfunction

Myofascial Pain and Dysfunction
  • Author : Janet G. Travell,David G. Simons
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 1992
  • ISBN : 9780683083675
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...gives a thorough understanding of what myofascial pain actually is, and provides a unique and effective approach to the diagnosis and treatment of this syndrome for the lower body muscles.

Myofascial Trigger Points

Myofascial Trigger Points
  • Author : Jan Dommerholt,Peter Huijbregts
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release Date : 2010-10-22
  • ISBN : 9780763779740
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This book examines a special topic, JMMT. Emphasis is on the etiology of trigger points with a critical overview of current concepts. The contributing authors are the most respected myofascial pain research and practice experts. The authors address the etiology of trigger points, the epidemiology of myofascial pain, clinical management of patients, specific treatment issues, and the role of trigger points in various pain syndromes.

Trigger Point Therapy for Myofascial Pain

Trigger Point Therapy for Myofascial Pain
  • Author : Donna Finando,Steven Finando
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2005-08-22
  • ISBN : 9781620550687
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A clinical reference manual for the evaluation and treatment of muscle pain • Contains detailed illustrations of pain patterns and trigger-point locations • 15,000 copies sold in first hardcover edition Myofascial pain syndromes are among the fastest growing problems that physicians, osteopaths, acupuncturists, and physical, occupational, and massage therapists encounter in their patients. In Trigger Point Therapy for Myofascial Pain Donna and Steven Finando have organized vast amounts of information on treating myofascial pain into an accessible "user's manual" for healthcare practitioners. They

Healing through Trigger Point Therapy

Healing through Trigger Point Therapy
  • Author : Devin J. Starlanyl,John Sharkey
  • Publisher : North Atlantic Books
  • Release Date : 2013-10-22
  • ISBN : 9781583946251
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This book is about empowerment for chronic pain patients and care providers alike. Every chronic pain condition has a treatable myofascial trigger point component, including fibromyalgia. Many of the localized symptoms now considered as fibromyalgia are actually due to trigger points. The central sensitization of fibromyalgia amplifies symptoms that trigger points cause, and this book teaches care providers and patients how to identify and treat those causes. Chronic myofascial pain due to trigger points can be body-wide, and can cause

Travell & Simons' Myofascial Pain and Dysfunction: Upper half of body

Travell & Simons' Myofascial Pain and Dysfunction: Upper half of body
  • Author : David G. Simons,Janet G. Travell,Lois S. Simons
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 1999
  • ISBN : 0683083635
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This Second Edition presents introductory general information on all trigger points and also detailed descriptions of single muscle syndromes for the upper half of the body. It includes 107 new drawings, a number of trigger point release techniques in addition to spray and stretch, and a new chapter on intercostal muscles and diaphragm.

The Trigger Point Therapy Workbook

The Trigger Point Therapy Workbook
  • Author : Clair Davies,Amber Davies
  • Publisher : New Harbinger Publications
  • Release Date : 2013-09-01
  • ISBN : 9781608824960
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Trigger point therapy is one of the fastest-growing and most effective pain therapies in the world. Medical doctors, chiropractors, physical therapists, and massage therapists are all beginning to use this technique to relieve patients’ formerly undiagnosable muscle and joint pain, both conditions that studies have shown to be the cause of nearly 25 percent of all doctor visits. This book addresses the problem of myofascial trigger points—tiny contraction knots that develop in a muscle when it is injured or overworked.

The Concise Book of Dry Needling

The Concise Book of Dry Needling
  • Author : John Sharkey
  • Publisher : North Atlantic Books
  • Release Date : 2017-03-28
  • ISBN : 9781623170844
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A major development in the safe and effective treatment of myofascial trigger points and myofascial pain, this book is a concise, comprehensive, and well-illustrated reference on dry needling. John Sharkey—an international authority on myofascial trigger points, myofascial pain, myofascial trigger point dry needling, and neuromuscular therapy as well as an accredited clinical anatomist—draws on his thirty years of experience in bodywork and movement therapy to provide accurate and essential criteria for the identification and subsequent treatment of myofascial

Trigger Point Dry Needling

Trigger Point Dry Needling
  • Author : Jan Dommerholt, PT, DPT, MPS,Cesar Fernandez de las Penas
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2013-01-15
  • ISBN : 9780702046018
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This exciting new publication is the first authoritative resource on the market with an exclusive focus on Trigger Point ((TrP) dry needling. It provides a detailed and up-to-date scientific perspective against which TrP dry needling can be best understood. The first section of the book covers important topics such as the current understanding and neurophysiology of the TrP phenomena, safety and hygiene, the effect of needling on fascia and connective tissue, and an account on professional issues surrounding TrP dry

Essentials of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Essentials of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Author : Julie K. Silver,Thomas D. Rizzo
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2008-01-01
  • ISBN : 9781416040071
GET THIS BOOKEssentials of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

DIAGNOSTIC STUDIES -- TREATMENT -- POTENTIAL DISEASE COMPLICATIONS -- POTENTIAL TREATMENT COMPLICATIONS -- Chapter 11. Biceps Tendinitis -- DEFINITION -- SYMPTOMS -- PHYSICAL EXAMINATION -- FUNCTIONAL LIMITATIONS -- DIAGNOSTIC STUDIES -- TREATMENT -- POTENTIAL DISEASE COMPLICATIONS -- POTENTIAL TREATMENT COMPLICATIONS -- Chapter 12. Biceps Tendon Rupture -- DEFINITION -- SYMPTOMS -- PHYSICAL EXAMINATION -- FUNCTIONAL LIMITATIONS -- DIAGNOSTIC STUDIES -- TREATMENT -- POTENTIAL DISEASE COMPLICATIONS -- POTENTIAL TREATMENT COMPLICATIONS -- Chapter 13. Glenohumeral Instability -- DEFINITIONS

Trigger Points

Trigger Points
  • Author : Amanda Oswald
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2019-09-10
  • ISBN : 9781465498175
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New science confirms that trigger-point massage is one of the most effective ways to relieve pain. Trigger Points gives you 40 simple, step-by-step exercises you can safely use at home to target pain - from long-term, debilitating backache or repetitive strain injury to migraines or acute, post-injury pain. Author and leading therapist Amanda Oswald specializes in working with chronic pain conditions. In this book, she explains how trigger points - small, tender knots of connective tissue - can cause symptoms, either

Pain and Disability

Pain and Disability
  • Author : Institute of Medicine,Committee on Pain, Disability, and Chronic Illness Behavior
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 1987-01-01
  • ISBN : 9780309037372
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Painâ€"it is the most common complaint presented to physicians. Yet pain is subjectiveâ€"it cannot be measured directly and is difficult to validate. Evaluating claims based on pain poses major problems for the Social Security Administration (SSA) and other disability insurers. This volume covers the epidemiology and physiology of pain; psychosocial contributions to pain and illness behavior; promising ways of assessing and measuring chronic pain and dysfunction; clinical aspects of prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation; and how the SSA's

Manual Trigger Point Therapy

Manual Trigger Point Therapy
  • Author : Roland Gautschi
  • Publisher : Thieme
  • Release Date : 2019-04-12
  • ISBN : 9783132203112
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Treating pain where it originates! Manual trigger point therapy combines mechanical, reflex, biochemical, energetic, functional, cognitive-emotional, and behaviorally effective phenomena. As such, it influences not only peripheral nociceptive pain, but also intervenes in the body's pain-processing and transmission mechanisms. Here you will learn: a systematic, manual-therapeutic approach to recognize and deactivate the potential of trigger points to cause pain and dysfunction; how to treat the accompanying fascial disorders; and how to prevent recurrences. Key Features: Clinical background of myofascial pain

Trigger Point Therapy with the Foam Roller

Trigger Point Therapy with the Foam Roller
  • Author : Karl Knopf,Chris Knopf
  • Publisher : Ulysses Press
  • Release Date : 2014-10-07
  • ISBN : 9781612433547
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UNLOCK THE HEALING POWERS OF THE TRIGGER POINT FOAM ROLLER WITH STEP-BY-STEP EXERCISES ANYONE CAN DO AT HOME Deceptively simple and incredibly versatile, the trigger point foam roller is a highly effective self-therapy tool. By following the step-by-step movements in this book, you can maximize its healing potential to: •Alleviate Pain •Speed Recovery •Release Tension •Break Up Knots •Rehabilitate Injuries •Increase Flexibility A complete guide to using this amazing piece of equipment for self-treatment, Trigger Point Therapy with the Foam

The Manual of Trigger Point and Myofascial Therapy

The Manual of Trigger Point and Myofascial Therapy
  • Author : Dimitrios Kostopoulos,Konstantine Rizopoulos
  • Publisher : SLACK Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2001
  • ISBN : 1556425422
GET THIS BOOKThe Manual of Trigger Point and Myofascial Therapy

This textbook for students and clinicians describes the techniques of trigger point and myofascial therapy. The authors, both practicing myofascial therapists, begin with a discussion of the theory of myofascial disorders, including a review of basic muscle and nerve physiology. In the main part of the text, two-page entries are devoted to individual muscles. Each entry includes anatomical information and a brief description of techniques to be used. On the facing pages are color photographs of Rizopoulos demonstrating the trigger

Informed Touch

Informed Touch
  • Author : Donna Finando,Steven Finando
  • Publisher : Healing Arts Press
  • Release Date : 1999-10-28
  • ISBN : 0892817402
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A clinical reference manual for the evaluation and treatment of muscle pain. • Detailed color illustrations of pain patterns and trigger-point locations. • First accessible reference manual for acupuncturists, chiropractors, osteopaths, and physical, occupational, and massage therapists. In this easy-to-use guide to the treatment of muscle pain, medical educators Steven and Donna Finando present evaluation and palpation techniques for reducing trigger points--and thereby alleviating pain--in the most clinically significant musculature of the body. A "user's manual" for health care practitioners, Informed Touch