Myofascial Pain and Dysfunction: The Trigger Point Manual, Volume 2

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Jan 1, 1992 - Medical - 626 pages
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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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Review: Travell & Simons' Myofascial Pain and Dysfunction: The Trigger Point Manual: Two Volume Set: Second Edition/Volume 1 and First Edition/Volume 2

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The absolute reference book regarding trigger points. If not well versed in muscles or bones, this might be a difficult book to use. Read full review

Review: Travell & Simons' Myofascial Pain and Dysfunction: The Trigger Point Manual: Two Volume Set: Second Edition/Volume 1 and First Edition/Volume 2

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Contents

Glossary
1
PART
3
General Issues
8
Head and Neck PainandMuscle Guide Introduction to Masticatory Muscles 165
12
PART1
23
Lower Torso PainandMuscle Guide
25
Quadratus Lumborum Muscle
28
Iliopsoas Muscle
89
Gastrocnemius Muscle
397
Teres Major Muscle
403
Subscapularis Muscle
410
Rhomboideus Major and Minor Muscles
425
Soleus Muscle and Plantaris Muscle
427
Deltoid Muscle
431
Coracobrachialis Muscle
440
Biceps Brachii Muscle
447

Pelvic Floor Muscles Bulbospongiosus Ischiocavernosus Transversus Perinei Sphincter Ani Levator Ani Coccygeus and Obturator Internus
110
Gluteus Maximus Muscle
132
Gluteus Medius Muscle
150
Gluteus Minimus Muscle
168
Trapezius Muscle
183
Piriformis and Other Short Lateral Rotators Gemelli Quadratus Femoris Obturator Internus and Obturator Externus Muscles
186
PART 2
200
Sternocleidomastoid Muscle
202
Hip Thigh and Knee PainandMuscle Guide
215
Tensor Fasciae Latae Muscle and Sartorius Muscle
217
Masseter Muscle
219
Temporalis Muscle
236
Quadriceps Femoris Group Rectus Femoris Vastus Medialis Vastus Intermedius and Vastus Lateralis
248
Medial Internal Pterygoid Muscle
249
Lateral External Pterygoid Muscle
260
Digastric Muscle
273
Facial Muscles Orbicularis Oculi Zygomaticus Major and Platysma
282
Adductor Muscles of the Hip Adductor Longus Adductor Brevis Adductor Magnus and Gracilis
289
Occipitofrontalis
290
Splenius Capitis and Splenius Cervicis Muscles
295
Posterior Cervical Muscles Semispinalis Capitis Semispinalis Cervicis and Multifidi
305
Hamstring Muscles Biceps Femoris Semitendinosus and Semimembranosus
315
Suboccipital Muscles Recti Capitis Posterior Major and Minor Obliqi Inferior and Superior
321
PART 2
322
Upper Back Shoulder and Arm PainandMuscle Guide
331
Levator Scapulae Muscle
334
Popliteus Muscle
341
Scalene Muscles
344
Leg Ankle and Foot PainandMuscle Guide
351
Peroneal Muscles
370
Brachialis Muscle
456
Tibialis POSterior Muscle
460
Triceps Brachii Muscle Anconeus
462
Long Extensors of Toes
473
Elbow to Finger PainandMuscle Guide
477
Hand Extensor and Brachioradialis Muscles
480
Long Flexor Muscles of Toes
488
Finger Extensor Muscles Extensor Digitorum and Extensor Indicis
497
Superficial Intrinsic Foot Muscles
501
Supinator Muscle
510
Deep Intrinsic Foot Muscles
522
Palmaris Longus Muscle
523
Hand and Finger Flexors in the Forearm Flexores Carpi Radialis and Ulnaris Flexores Digitorum Superficialis and Profundus Flexor Pollicis Longus P...
531
Management of Chronic Myofascial Pain Syndrome
541
Adductor and Opponens Pollicis Muscles Trigger Thumb
548
AppendixPostexercise Muscle Soreness
552
Interrosseous Muscles of the Hand
559
Infraspinatus Muscle 377
569
PART 4
573
Pectoralis Major Muscle Subclavius Muscles
576
Pectoralis Minor Muscle
586
Sternalis Muscle
595
Teres Minor Muscle 387
599
Index to Volume 1 559
605
Latissimus Dorsi Muscle 393
607
Serratus Posterior Superior Muscle
614
Serratus Anterior Muscle
622
Thoracolumbar Paraspinal Muscles
636
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About the author (1992)

Now deceased, foreword writer David G. Simons, MD, coauthored of Travell & Simons Myofascial Pain and Dysfunction: The Trigger Point Manual