Travell, Simons & Simons' Myofascial Pain and Dysfunction: The Trigger Point Manual

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Jul 10, 2018 - Medical - 1312 pages
Publisher's Note: Products purchased from 3rd Party sellers are not guaranteed by the Publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. This new edition of Travell, Simons & Simons' groundbreaking work reflects the latest research and best practices associated with trigger points and updates the iconic pain point images that set the standard in the field. New lead editor Joseph M. Donnelly draws on his experience as both educator and physical therapy practitioner to integrate an evidence-based approach into this critical text. In addition, the new edition consolidates information to create a more intuitive user experience and features a completely new full color design to bring concepts to life.
 

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Contents

Foreword Preface Acknowledgments Pain Pattern Quick Reference Guide
Introduction to Myofascial Pain and Dysfunction
Pain Sciences and Myofascial Pain
Trigger Point Neurophysiology
The Role of Muscles and Fascia in Myofascial Pain Syndrome
Perpetuating Factors for Myofascial Pain Syndrome
Psychosocial Considerations
Head and Neck Pain
Masseter Muscle
Temporalis Muscle
Medial Pterygoid Muscle
Lateral Pterygoid Muscle
Digastric Muscle and Anterior Neck Muscles
Facial Muscles
Occipitofrontalis
Splenius Capitis and Splenius Cervicis Muscles

Trapezius Muscle
Sternocleidomastoid Muscle
Semispinalis Capitis Longissimus Capitis Semispinalis Cervicis Multifidus and Rotatores
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