Management of Congenital Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction with Probing, Experience in a Mexican Eye Center.

Related Articles Management of Congenital Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction with Probing, Experience in a Mexican Eye Center. Nepal J Ophthalmol. 2019 Jul;11(22):189-196 Authors: Zuazo F, Morales OO, Tovilla ML, Castañeda ÁN Abstract OBJECTIVE: To describe the management, complications and prognosis of lacrimalprobing in patients with congenital nasolacrimal duct obstruction (CNLDO). MATERIALS AND METHODS: Retrospective, observational and analytical study. We studied the …

Effectiveness of dry needling for upper extremity spasticity, quality of life and function in subacute phase stroke patients.

Related Articles Effectiveness of dry needling for upper extremity spasticity, quality of life and function in subacute phase stroke patients. Acupunct Med. 2020 Aug 20;:964528420947426 Authors: Cuenca Zaldívar JN, Calvo S, Bravo-Esteban E, Oliva Ruiz P, Santi-Cano MJ, Herrero P Abstract BACKGROUND: Stroke is the fourth leading cause of death in Europe, represents one of the most common causes of …

Comparing two dry needling interventions for plantar heel pain: a randomised controlled trial.

Comparing two dry needling interventions for plantar heel pain: a randomised controlled trial. BMJ Open. 2020 Aug 20;10(8):e038033 Authors: Al-Boloushi Z, Gómez-Trullén EM, Arian M, Fernández D, Herrero P, Bellosta-López P Abstract OBJECTIVES: To compare the effectiveness of dry needling (DN) versus percutaneous needle electrolysis (PNE) for improving the level of pain, function and quality of life (QoL) of patients …

Management practices in myofascial pain syndrome among physical therapists in Karachi, Pakistan: A cross sectional survey.

Related Articles Management practices in myofascial pain syndrome among physical therapists in Karachi, Pakistan: A cross sectional survey. J Pak Med Assoc. 2020 Jul;70(7):1220-1224 Authors: Sherazi SAH, Soomro RR, Ahmad M, Rehman BU, Shah SSH Abstract OBJECTIVE: To investigate the treatment practice in myofascial pain syndrome among physical therapists in an urban setting. METHODS: The cross-sectional study was conducted from …

Efficacy of Needling Revision After XEN Gel Stent Implantation: A Prospective Study.

Related Articles Efficacy of Needling Revision After XEN Gel Stent Implantation: A Prospective Study. J Glaucoma. 2020 01;29(1):11-14 Authors: Midha N, Gillmann K, Chaudhary A, Mermoud A, Mansouri K Abstract INTRODUCTION: The XEN gel stent is currently the only minimally invasive glaucoma surgical device that targets the subconjunctival outflow pathway through an ab interno placement. It has demonstrated a significant …

Elite athletes' experiences of musculoskeletal pain management using neuroanatomical dry needling: A qualitative study in Swedish track and field.

Related Articles Elite athletes’ experiences of musculoskeletal pain management using neuroanatomical dry needling: A qualitative study in Swedish track and field. J Sci Med Sport. 2020 Jul 23;: Authors: Thompson R, Prosell M, Timpka T Abstract OBJECTIVES: To investigate how elite track and field athletes with a history of musculoskeletal pain (MSKP) describe their perceptions of clinical treatments based on …

A new treatment modality in piriformis syndrome: Ultrasound guided dry needling treatment.

A new treatment modality in piriformis syndrome: Ultrasound guided dry needling treatment. Agri. 2020 Aug;32(3):175-176 Authors: Bağcıer F, Tufanoğlu FH Abstract Piriformis syndrome is a painful entrapment neuropathy caused by compression of the sciatic nerve under piriformis muscle for structural or acquired reasons. Myofascial pain syndrome is the most common cause. There are physical therapy modalities, stretching exercises, injection therapies …

Effects of Trigger Point Dry Needling on Neuromuscular Performance and Pain of Individuals Affected by Patellofemoral Pain: A Randomized Controlled Trial.

Related Articles Effects of Trigger Point Dry Needling on Neuromuscular Performance and Pain of Individuals Affected by Patellofemoral Pain: A Randomized Controlled Trial. J Pain Res. 2020;13:1677-1686 Authors: Ma YT, Li LH, Han Q, Wang XL, Jia PY, Huang QM, Zheng YJ Abstract Purpose: To investigate the effects of trigger point dry needling (TrP-DN) on exercise-induced patellofemoral pain syndrome (PFPS). …

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 …