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Myofascial Pain and Dysfunction: The Trigger Point Manual


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The ultimate myofascial pain syndrome reference, the product of decades of extraordinary dedication by two doctors famously devoted to the subject of soft tissue pain. The two-volume set is also brilliantly illustrated. The introductory chapters constitute an excellent overview of the subject, albeit a dauntingly technical one. Note: although a landmark and important text, more recent information has been published in Muscle Pain: Understanding its nature, diagnosis and treatment by Siegfried Mense and David Simons.


item type
a book
authors
Janet Travell, David Simons, and Lois Simons
 
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publisher
Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins
year
1999

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