Travell and Simons’ Trigger Point Flip Charts PDF

Travell and Simons' Trigger Point Flip Charts pdf

Travell and Simons’ Trigger Point Flip Charts – Volumes 1 and 2 of Drs. Travell and Simons’ Myofascial Pain and Dysfunction: The Trigger Point Manual have been hailed as the definitive references on myofascial pain and locating trigger points.

Now all the upper and lower extremity pain patterns and their corresponding trigger points are clearly illustrated on convenient flip charts, ideal for patient education.

Trigger Point (TrP): A focus of hyperirritability in a tissue that, when compressed, is locally tender and, if sufficiently hypersensitive, gives rise to referred pain and tenderness and, sometimes, to referred autonomic phenomena and distortion of proprioception.

Types include myofascial, cutaneous, fascial, ligamentous, and periosteal trigger points. Travell & Simons) Trigger Point Flip Charts have been organized in seven sections following the structure of pain patterns shown in the Trigger Point Charts. Each of the illustrations has a figure legend that provides easy reference to the volume number and figure number where the drawing originated in Myofascial Pain and Dysfunction: The Trigger Point Manual-Volumes 1 and 2 by Janet G. Travell and David G. Simons, published by Williams & Wilkins. Original drawings by Barbara D. Cummings; adaptations by Diane Abel off.

Black Xs locate the trigger points most likely to be causing the pain patterns illustrated in red.
Volumes 1 and 2 of Drs. Travell and Simons’Myofascial Pain and Dysfunction: The Trigger Point Manualhave been hailed as the definitive references on myofascial pain and locating trigger points. Now all the upper and lower extremity pain patterns and their corresponding trigger points are clearly illustrated on convenient flip charts, ideal for patient education.

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