Ultrasound-Guided Application of Percutaneous Electrolysis as an Adjunct to Exercise and Manual Therapy for Subacromial Pain Syndrome: A Randomized Clinical Trial.

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Efficacy of Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy on pain, function in Myofascial Pain Syndrome of the Trapezius: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

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Effects of dry needling of active trigger points in the scalene muscles in individuals with mechanical neck pain: a randomized clinical trial.

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Dry needling for scar treatment.

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[Myofascial approach in tension-type headache management: a scientific assessment].

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Nonoperative Treatment of Rotator Cuff Disease With Platelet-Rich Plasma: A Systematic Review of Randomized Controlled Trials.

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Efficacy of dry needling as an adjunct to manual therapy for patients with chronic mechanical neck pain: a randomised clinical trial.

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Myofascial component of cancer pain review.

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Needling therapies in the management of myofascial pain of the masticatory muscles: a network meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials.

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Are There Trigger Points in the Spastic Muscles? Electromyographical Evidence of Dry Needling Effects on Spastic Finger Flexors in Chronic Stroke.

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How have the views on myofascial pain and its treatment evolved in the past 20 years? From spray and stretch and injections to pain science, dry needling and fascial treatments.

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