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Chronic Pain in Persons With Neuromuscular Disease

By |August 12, 2009|Education, Health, News|

Chronic Pain in Persons With Neuromuscular Disease

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SOURCE:   Arch Phys Med & Rehabilitation 2005 (Jun); 86 (6)

You may enjoy reviewing this FULL TEXT article from the Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, because Chiropractic scored the highest in reducing pain of 16 different modalities that were tested.

The authors wrote: Pain is a symptom that most clinicians would not typically associate with chronic Neuromuscular Disease (NMD). Most major texts on NMD do not list pain as a symptom of these diseases.

However, and consistent with previous research in other samples of persons with NMD our findings indicate that pain is a common problem in many patients with NMDs. (more…)