Healing from Chronic Myofascial Pain—Support for Chronic Pain Sufferers


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.


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)