Healing from Chronic Myofascial Pain—Support for Chronic Pain Sufferers



Physical symptoms and treatment of myofascial pain

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Books I found to be very helpful in understanding myofascial pain

(In order of usefulness to my healing journey)

Books I'm interested in reading

(In alphabetical order by author)

Scientific articles

(In alphabetical order by author)

  • Finley JE, MD, 2015. "Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation for Myofascial Pain" MedScape, March 17.

  • Fleckenstein J, et al., 2010. "Discrepancy between prevalence and perceived effectiveness of treatment methods in myofascial pain syndrome: Results of a cross-sectional, nationwide survey" BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, 11:32.

  • ​​Graff-Radford SB, 2004. "Myofascial pain: diagnosis and management" Current Pain Headache Reports December, 8(6):463-7.

  • Simons DG, 1988. “Myofascial pain syndromes: where are we? Where are we going?” Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 69:207-12.

  • Vidor LP, et al., 2014. "Association of anxiety with intracortical inhibition and descending pain modulation in chronic myofascial pain syndrome" BMC Neuroscience, 15:42.