Myofascial Trigger Points and Myofascial Pain Syndrome

July 2009
ACA News (American Chiropractic Association);Jul2009, Vol. 5 Issue 7, p27
The article presents a study which aims to review procedures most commonly used by doctors of chiropractic in treating myofascial trigger points and myofascial pain syndrome. It states that the study was found through major healthcare databases such as PubMed, Excerpta Medica Database, and databases of systematic reviews and clinical guidance. It concludes that the ultrasound therapy utilization in treating myofascial trigger points and myofascial pain syndrome is supported by weak evidence.


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