Outcome of Primary Probing for Simple Membraneous Congenital Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction in Children Older Than 4 Years.

Related Articles Outcome of Primary Probing for Simple Membraneous Congenital Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction in Children Older Than 4 Years. J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus. 2020 Jan 01;57(1):44-47 Authors: Reynolds M, Lueder G Abstract PURPOSE: To report outcomes of nasolacrimal duct (NLD) probing in children 4 years and older with simple membranous NLD obstruction. METHODS: The records of all patients 4 years …

A comparison of dry needling and kinesiotaping therapies in myofascial pain syndrome: A randomized clinical study.

A comparison of dry needling and kinesiotaping therapies in myofascial pain syndrome: A randomized clinical study. Turk J Phys Med Rehabil. 2020 Sep;66(3):351-359 Authors: Yılmaz N, Erdal A, Demir O Abstract Objectives: This study aims to compare the effectiveness of dry needling (DN) and kinesiotaping (KT) therapies on pain, quality of life, depression, and physical function in the treatment of …

The effect of dry needling on gastrocnemius muscle stiffness and strength in participants with latent trigger points.

The effect of dry needling on gastrocnemius muscle stiffness and strength in participants with latent trigger points. J Electromyogr Kinesiol. 2020 Oct 09;55:102479 Authors: Albin SR, Koppenhaver SL, MacDonald CW, Capoccia S, Ngo D, Phippen S, Pineda R, Wendlandt A, Hoffman LR Abstract Abnormal muscle stiffness is a potential complication after injury and identifying interventions that modify muscle stiffness may …

Spinal manipulation and perineural electrical dry needling in patients with cervicogenic headache: a multi-center randomized clinical trial.

Spinal manipulation and perineural electrical dry needling in patients with cervicogenic headache: a multi-center randomized clinical trial. Spine J. 2020 Oct 13;: Authors: Dunning J, Butts R, Zacharko N, Fandry K, Young I, Wheeler K, Day J, Fernández-de-Las-Peñas C Abstract BACKGROUND CONTEXT: Spinal manipulation, spinal mobilization and exercise are commonly used in individuals with cervicogenic headache (CH). Dry needling is …

Clinical indications for image-guided interventional procedures in the musculoskeletal system: a Delphi-based consensus paper from the European Society of Musculoskeletal Radiology (ESSR)-Part II, elbow and wrist.

Related Articles Clinical indications for image-guided interventional procedures in the musculoskeletal system: a Delphi-based consensus paper from the European Society of Musculoskeletal Radiology (ESSR)-Part II, elbow and wrist. Eur Radiol. 2020 Apr;30(4):2220-2230 Authors: Sconfienza LM, Adriaensen M, Albano D, Aparisi Gómez MP, Bazzocchi A, Beggs I, Bignotti B, Chianca V, Corazza A, Dalili D, De Dea M, Del Cura JL, …

Effectiveness of Dry Needling in the Management of Spasticity in Patients Post Stroke.

Effectiveness of Dry Needling in the Management of Spasticity in Patients Post Stroke. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2020 Nov;29(11):105236 Authors: Núñez-Cortés R, Cruz-Montecinos C, Latorre-García R, Pérez-Alenda S, Torres-Castro R Abstract OBJECTIVE: To determine the effectiveness of the dry needling technique (DNT) in the treatment of spasticity for individuals with stroke. DESIGN: We reviewed the Embase, Pubmed/MEDLINE, Web of Science …

Effectiveness of Dry Needling for Myofascial Trigger Points Associated with Neck Pain Symptoms: An Updated Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

Effectiveness of Dry Needling for Myofascial Trigger Points Associated with Neck Pain Symptoms: An Updated Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. J Clin Med. 2020 Oct 14;9(10): Authors: Navarro-Santana MJ, Sanchez-Infante J, Fernández-de-Las-Peñas C, Cleland JA, Martín-Casas P, Plaza-Manzano G Abstract Our aim was to evaluate the effect of dry needling alone as compared to sham needling, no intervention, or other physical …

The effectivity of trigger point dry needling in improving pain on people with upper trapezius myalgia.

The effectivity of trigger point dry needling in improving pain on people with upper trapezius myalgia. Enferm Clin. 2020 Oct;30 Suppl 6:87-91 Authors: Aras D, Al-Ihsan IM, Sutono E Abstract OBJECTIVE: This study aims to determine the effectivity of dry needling added to the standard treatment to improve pain in patients with upper trapezius myalgia. METHODS: This study is a …

Dry Needling for Hamstring Flexibility: A Single-Blind Randomized Controlled Trial.

Dry Needling for Hamstring Flexibility: A Single-Blind Randomized Controlled Trial. J Sport Rehabil. 2020 Oct 07;:1-6 Authors: Alaei P, Nakhostin Ansari N, Naghdi S, Fakhari Z, Komesh S, Dommerholt J Abstract CONTEXT: Hamstring muscle tightness is one of the most common problems in athletic and healthy people. Dry needling (DN) was found to be an effective approach for improving muscle …

Dry needling as a novel intervention for cervicogenic somatosensory tinnitus: a case study.

Dry needling as a novel intervention for cervicogenic somatosensory tinnitus: a case study. Physiother Theory Pract. 2020 Oct 01;:1-9 Authors: Womack A, Butts R, Dunning J Abstract Tinnitus is defined as conscious perception of sound in the absence of a corresponding external stimulus. A condition that affects 10 – 15% of the adult population, tinnitus may be caused by an interaction between …

Dry needling curricula in entry-level education programs in the United States for physical therapists.

Dry needling curricula in entry-level education programs in the United States for physical therapists. J Man Manip Ther. 2020 Sep 30;:1-9 Authors: Matthews L, Ford G, Schenk R, Ross M, Donnelly J Abstract Objectives: The objective of this paper was to determine the extent to which dry needling is instructed in entry-level education programs for physical therapists. Methods: Program directors from 226 entry-level …