Structural and Functional Changes in the Coupling of Fascial Tissue, Skeletal Muscle, and Nerves During Aging.

Related Articles Structural and Functional Changes in the Coupling of Fascial Tissue, Skeletal Muscle, and Nerves During Aging. Front Physiol. 2020;11:592 Authors: Zullo A, Fleckenstein J, Schleip R, Hoppe K, Wearing S, Klingler W Abstract Aging is a one-way process associated with profound structural and functional changes in the organism. Indeed, the neuromuscular system undergoes a wide remodeling, which involves …

Percutaneous Electrolysis in the Treatment of Lateral Epicondylalgia: A Single-Blind Randomized Controlled Trial.

Related Articles Percutaneous Electrolysis in the Treatment of Lateral Epicondylalgia: A Single-Blind Randomized Controlled Trial. J Clin Med. 2020 Jul 01;9(7): Authors: Rodríguez-Huguet M, Góngora-Rodríguez J, Lomas-Vega R, Martín-Valero R, Díaz-Fernández Á, Obrero-Gaitán E, Ibáñez-Vera AJ, Rodríguez-Almagro D Abstract Few studies have considered the effects of percutaneous electrolysis (PE) in the treatment of lateral epicondylalgia (LE). For this reason, the …

Change of tear lipid mediators in a post-trabeculectomy cohort.

Change of tear lipid mediators in a post-trabeculectomy cohort. Ocul Surf. 2020 Jul 02;: Authors: Ambaw YA, Wong T, Chong R, Ah H, Ji S, Raida M, Torta F, Wenk MR, Tong L Abstract PURPOSE: Trabeculectomy surgery could affect ocular surface disease (OSD) in several ways, through cessation of long term glaucoma eyedrops, exposure to operative mitomycin C and post-operative …

Effects of Trigger Point Dry Needling for the Management of Knee Pain Syndromes: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

Related Articles Effects of Trigger Point Dry Needling for the Management of Knee Pain Syndromes: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. J Clin Med. 2020 Jun 29;9(7): Authors: Rahou-El-Bachiri Y, Navarro-Santana MJ, Gómez-Chiguano GF, Cleland JA, Villanueva IL, Fernández-de-Las-Peñas C, Ortega-Santiago R, Plaza-Manzano G Abstract BACKGROUND: To evaluate the effect of trigger point dry needling alone or as an adjunct with …

XEN Implant Fracture During Needling Procedure.

Related Articles XEN Implant Fracture During Needling Procedure. J Glaucoma. 2019 12;28(12):1086-1089 Authors: Olivari S, Cutolo CA, Negri L, Cappelli F, Testa V, Iester M, Traverso CE Abstract PURPOSE: The XEN implant is a small hydrophilic stent designed to be implanted permanently for the treatment of glaucoma. As with other bleb-forming surgical procedures, needling is part of postoperative care. We …

Enhancing Trigger Point Dry Needling Safety by Ultrasound Skin-to-Rib Measurement: An inter-Rater Reliability Study.

Related Articles Enhancing Trigger Point Dry Needling Safety by Ultrasound Skin-to-Rib Measurement: An inter-Rater Reliability Study. J Clin Med. 2020 Jun 23;9(6): Authors: Folli A, Schneebeli A, Ballerini S, Mena F, Soldini E, Fernández-de-Las-Peñas C, Barbero M Abstract Dry needling (DN) is a minimally invasive treatment technique widely used by physical therapists to treat myofascial trigger points (MTrP). Even if …

Effects of trigger point dry needling on lateral epicondylalgia of musculoskeletal origin: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Related Articles Effects of trigger point dry needling on lateral epicondylalgia of musculoskeletal origin: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Clin Rehabil. 2020 Jun 23;:269215520937468 Authors: Navarro-Santana MJ, Sanchez-Infante J, Gómez-Chiguano GF, Cleland JA, López-de-Uralde-Villanueva I, Fernández-de-Las-Peñas C, Plaza-Manzano G Abstract OBJECTIVE: This meta-analysis evaluated the effect of dry needling alone or combined with other treatment interventions on pain, related-disability, pressure …

Periarticular needle-based therapies can cause periprosthetic knee infections.

Related Articles Periarticular needle-based therapies can cause periprosthetic knee infections. Arthroplast Today. 2020 Jun;6(2):241-245 Authors: Moody PW, Fehring TK, Springer BD Abstract Periarticular needle-based therapies such as dry needling, acupuncture, and genicular nerve radiofrequency ablation are becoming more popular for treatment of knee osteoarthritis. These therapies are also being used after total knee arthroplasty for persistent postoperative pain. Although limited …

Percutaneous Application of Galvanic Current in Rodents Reverses Signs of Myofascial Trigger Points.

Related Articles Percutaneous Application of Galvanic Current in Rodents Reverses Signs of Myofascial Trigger Points. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2020;2020:4173218 Authors: Margalef R, Bosque M, Monclús P, Flores P, Minaya-Muñoz F, Valera-Garrido F, Santafé MM Abstract An increase in the spontaneous release of acetylcholine (ACh) at the motor endplate is directly related to the generation of myofascial trigger points …

Effectiveness of Percutaneous Electrolysis in Supraspinatus Tendinopathy: A Single-Blinded Randomized Controlled Trial.

Related Articles Effectiveness of Percutaneous Electrolysis in Supraspinatus Tendinopathy: A Single-Blinded Randomized Controlled Trial. J Clin Med. 2020 Jun 12;9(6): Authors: Rodríguez-Huguet M, Góngora-Rodríguez J, Rodríguez-Huguet P, Ibañez-Vera AJ, Rodríguez-Almagro D, Martín-Valero R, Díaz-Fernández Á, Lomas-Vega R Abstract Supraspinatus tendinopathy is one of the most common causes of shoulder pain. Many studies support conservative treatments such as exercise, trigger point …