How have the views on myofascial pain and its treatment evolved in the past 20 years? From spray and stretch and injections to pain science, dry needling and fascial treatments

Pain Manag. 2020 Mar;10(2):63-66. doi: 10.2217/pmt-2019-0055. Epub 2020 Mar 3.
No abstract available

Keywords: central sensitization; dry needling; fascia; injections; myofascial pain; nociceptors; peripheral sensitization; spray and stretch; trigger point.

Publication types

  • Editorial

MeSH terms

  • Anesthetics, Local / therapeutic use*
  • Dry Needling / methods*
  • Dry Needling / trends
  • Humans
  • Musculoskeletal Manipulations / methods*
  • Musculoskeletal Manipulations / trends
  • Myofascial Pain Syndromes / drug therapy
  • Myofascial Pain Syndromes / therapy*
  • Pain Management / methods*
  • Pain Management / trends

Substances

  • Anesthetics, Local