Soft Tissue Conditions

Updated: January 2021

Myofascial Pain

  • A systematic review and meta-analysis from 2020 compared the effectiveness of dry needling and trigger point manual therapy in patients with neck and upper back myofascial pain syndrome. Six randomized control trials were included in this study and the findings were consistent with prior research in that both treatments are effective in improving pain and function in the short to medium term, and neither appeared to be more so than the other. ABSTRACT

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A literature synthesis of Chiropractic Care for Soft Tissue Conditions — an academically rigorous analysis of all the available scientific literature using internationally accepted tools to rate each article according to specific criteria indicating only what we can conclude with supportable, scientific evidence.