Adverse events following trigger point dry needling

Adverse events following trigger point dry needling: a prospective survey of chartered physiotherapists Authors: Sarah Brady; Johnson McEvoy; Jan Dommerholt; Catherine Doody Journal of Manual & Manipulative Therapy Quote: Objectives: Trigger point dry needling (TrP-DN) is commonly used to treat persons with myofascial pain, but no studies currently exist investigating its safety. The aim of this study was to determine the incidence of Adverse Events (AEs) associated with the use of TrP-DN by a sample of physiotherapists in Ireland

Adverse events following trigger point dry needling: a prospective survey of chartered physiotherapists Authors: Sarah Brady; Johnson McEvoy; Jan Dommerholt; Catherine Doody Journal of Manual & Manipulative Therapy Quote: Objectives: Trigger point dry needling (TrP-DN) is commonly used to treat persons with myofascial pain, but no studies currently exist investigating its safety. The aim of this study was to determine the incidence of Adverse Events (AEs) associated with the use of TrP-DN by a sample of physiotherapists in Ireland

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Adverse events following trigger point dry needling