An investigation into the effects of compression therapy on latent Upper Fibres Of Trapezius trigger points on peripheral sympathetic nervous system activity In the upper limb.

Ed Hutton, Jo Perry

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Abstract

To establish if Compression Therapy (CT) applied to latent trigger points causes a peripheral sympathetic nervous system (SNS) response To quantify the sympatho-excitation by measuring skin conductance in the hands To investigate if a manual therapy technique which specifically targets muscle tissue can elicit a SNS response
Original languageEnglish
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Publication statusPublished - 17 Oct 2015
EventChartered Society of Physiotherapy Congress 2015 - Liverpool, United Kingdom
Duration: 16 Oct 201517 Oct 2015

Conference

ConferenceChartered Society of Physiotherapy Congress 2015
Abbreviated titleCSP Congress
CountryUnited Kingdom
CityLiverpool
Period16/10/1517/10/15

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