Publication Year: 2009
Authors/Editor: Dommerholt, Jan and Huijbregts, Peter
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Emphasizes 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. This book is an accessible introduction to myofascial trigger points for physicians, therapists, chiropractors, osteopaths, acupuncturists, and massage therapists.