Trigger Point Therapy Workbook – Davies
The Trigger Point Therapy Workbook: Your Self-treatment Guide for Pain Relief .
by Clair Davies, N.C.T.M.B. and Amber Davies, CMTPT, LMT
Identify & Self-Treat your Painful Trigger Points
Dental professionals are especially prone to the formation of trigger points due to sustained postures, muscle ischemia, and mental stress. Learn how to identify and self-treat your painful trigger points.
Trigger point therapy is one of the most intriguing and fastest-growing bodywork styles in the world. Many health professionals are beginning to use this technique with their patients to relieve formerly undiagnosable muscle and joint pain, and avoid unnecessary surgeries.
Dental professionals are especially prone to the formation of trigger points due to sustained postures, muscle ischemia, and mental stress. Trigger points create pain throughout the body in predictable patterns characteristic to each muscle, producing discomfort ranging from mild to severe. Trigger point massage increases circulation and oxygenation in the area and often produces instant relief. This dynamic technique has made a huge impact among health professionals and the public alike, becoming an overnight classic in the field of pain relief.
The 3rd edition has new treatment techniques and information, as well as an illustrated index of symptoms, and clinical technique drawings and descriptions to assist readers in assessing and treating trigger points.
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