Analgesic effects of manual therapy in patients with musculoskeletal pain Universiteit Antwerpen Universiteit Gent Vrije Universiteit Brussel
A manual therapy and home stretching program in patients with primary frozen shoulder contracture syndrome Universiteit Antwerpen Vrije Universiteit Brussel
A clinical perspective on a pain neuroscience education approach to manual therapy Vrije Universiteit Brussel
In recent years, there has been an increased interest in pain neuroscience education (PNE) in physical therapy. There is growing evidence for the efficacy of PNE to decrease pain, disability, fear-avoidance, pain catastrophization, limited movement, and health care utilization in people struggling with pain. PNE teaches people in pain more about the biology and physiology of their pain experience including processes such as central ...
From acute musculoskeleal pain to chronic widespread pain and fibromyalgia: Application of pain neurophysiology in manual therapy practice KU Leuven
Is a behavioral graded activity program more effective than manual therapy in patients with subacute neck pain? Results of a randomized clinical trial KU Leuven
Recognition of central sensitization in patients with musculoskeletal pain: Application of pain neurophysiology in manual therapy practice KU Leuven
What effect can manual therapy have on a patient's pain experience? Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Manual therapy (MT) is a passive, skilled movement applied by clinicians that directly or indirectly targets a variety of anatomical structures or systems, which is utilized with the intent to create beneficial changes in some aspect of the patient pain experience. Collectively, the process of MT is grounded on clinical reasoning to enhance patient management for musculoskeletal pain by influencing factors from a multidimensional perspective ...