Myofascial Pain and Fibromyalgia. Trigger Point Management by Edward S. Rachlin MD FACS, Isabel Rachlin PT, Isabel

By Edward S. Rachlin MD FACS, Isabel Rachlin PT, Isabel Rachlin

This concise, yet thorough textual content covers either the idea and present perform of fibromyalgia and myofascial soreness administration. It presents useful, step by step descriptions of either conventional and state of the art techniques to set off aspect injections and nerve blocks, observed via transparent diagrams that illustrate soreness styles, muscle anatomy, sufferer positioning, and extra. An interdisciplinary method attracts at the wisdom and services of professionals within the fields of rheumatology, physiatry, orthopedic surgical procedure, psychology, endocrinology, actual remedy, dentistry, ergonomic engineering, and anesthesiology.

Show description

Read Online or Download Myofascial Pain and Fibromyalgia. Trigger Point Management PDF

Similar rheumatology books

Fundamentals of Medical Imaging, 2nd ed

Basics of scientific Imaging, moment variation, is a useful technical creation to every imaging modality, explaining the mathematical and actual ideas and giving a transparent knowing of ways photographs are bought and interpreted. person chapters conceal every one imaging modality - radiography, CT, MRI, nuclear drugs and ultrasound - reviewing the physics of the sign and its interplay with tissue, the picture formation or reconstruction method, a dialogue of photo caliber and gear, medical functions and organic results and questions of safety.

Myofascial Pain and Fibromyalgia. Trigger Point Management

This concise, yet thorough textual content covers either the speculation and present perform of fibromyalgia and myofascial ache administration. It presents useful, step by step descriptions of either conventional and cutting-edge ways to set off aspect injections and nerve blocks, followed by means of transparent diagrams that illustrate discomfort styles, muscle anatomy, sufferer positioning, and extra.

Elbow Ulnar Collateral Ligament Injury: A Guide to Diagnosis and Treatment

Featuring a finished dialogue of the biomechanics, review, analysis and administration of accidents to the elbow ulnar collateral ligament (UCL), together with movies of chosen surgical concepts, this can be a thorough and sensible textual content for any clinician seeing athletes with this more and more universal damage.

Pediatric Orthopedic Deformities, Volume 1: Pathobiology and Treatment of Dysplasias, Physeal Fractures, Length Discrepancies, and Epiphyseal and Joint Disorders

Developmental biology of ordinary bone and cartilage together with histogenesis, molecular/gene and biomechanical points is up to date and accelerated. The ebook outlines the biology of: bone fix with differing mechanical environments; cartilage fix at articular and physeal websites; and distraction osteogenesis.

Extra resources for Myofascial Pain and Fibromyalgia. Trigger Point Management

Example text

Arch Intern Med 160:221-227, 2000. 3. Adler GK, Kinsley BT, Hurwitz S, et aI: Reduced hypothalamic-pituitary and sympathoadrenal responses to hypoglyceInia in women with fibromyalgia syndrome. Am J Med 106:534-543, 1999. 4. Affieck G, Urrows S, Tennen H, et aI: Sequential daily relations of sleep, pain intensity, and attention to pain among women with fibromyalgia. Pain 68:363-368, 1996. Chapter 1 • Fibromyalgia Syndrome: Clinical Features, Diagnosis, and Biopathophysiologic Mechanisms 25 5. Ahles TA, Khan SA, Yunus MB, et al: Psychiatric status of patients with primary fibromyalgia, patients with rheumatoid arthritis, and subjects without pain: A blind comparison of DSM-III diagnoses.

74. Gormley GJ, Lowy MT, Reder AT, et aI: Glucocorticoid receptors in depression: Relationship to the dexamethasone suppression test. Am J Psychiatry 42:1278-1284, 1985. 75. Gowers WR: Lumbago: Its lessons and analogues. BMJ 1:117-121, 1904. 76. Granges G, Littlejohn G: Pressure pain threshold in pain-free subjects, in patients with chronic regional pain syndromes, and in patients with fibromyalgia syndrome. Arthritis Rheum 36:642-646, 1993. 77. Graven-Nielsen T, Kendall SA, Henriksson KG, et aI: Ketamine reduces muscle pain, temporal summation, and referred pain in fibromyalgia patients.

Yunus MB, Masi AT: Juvenile primary fibromyalgia syndrome. Arthritis Rheum 28:138-144, 1985. 230. Yunus MB, Masi AT: Fibromyalgia, restless legs syndrome, periodic limb movement disorder, and psychogenic pain. In McCarty OJ, Koopman WI (eds): Arthritis and Allied Conditions: A Textbook of Rheumatology, 12th ed. Philadelphia, Lea and Febiger, 1993, pp 1383-1405. 231. Yunus MB, Masi AT, Aldag JC: A controlled study of primary fibromyalgia syndrome: Clinical features and association with other functional syndromes.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.47 of 5 – based on 49 votes