An investigation into the effects of a trigger point release technique to trapezius on peripheral sympathetic nervous system activity and pressure pain thresholds in the upper limb

Jo Perry, H. Poel-Bonnett, E. Hutton, R. Dixey

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Abstract

Myofascial trigger points (MFTrPs) significantly contribute to musculoskeletal dysfunction particularly in the neck & shoulder region.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)e88
JournalManual Therapy
Volume25
Early online date13 Jul 2016
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2016

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Trigger Points
Pain Threshold
Superficial Back Muscles
Sympathetic Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System
Upper Extremity
Neck
Pressure

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Keywords

  • Hypoalgesia
  • sympathetic nervous system activity
  • Trigger point ischaemic compression therapy

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An investigation into the effects of a trigger point release technique to trapezius on peripheral sympathetic nervous system activity and pressure pain thresholds in the upper limb. / Perry, Jo; Poel-Bonnett, H.; Hutton, E.; Dixey, R.

In: Manual Therapy, Vol. 25, 09.2016, p. e88.

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