The Gunn Approach to the Treatment of Chronic Pain, Intramuscular Stimulation for Myofascial Pain of Radiculopathic Origin, 2nd Edition

The Gunn Approach to the Treatment of Chronic Pain

2nd Edition Intramuscular Stimulation for Myofascial Pain of Radiculopathic Origin

By C. Chan Gunn, MD, Clinical Professor, Multidisciplinary Pain Center, University of Washington Medical School, Seattle, USA


PART 1 an OVERVIEW: an Introduction to Radiculopathic Pain. IMS: the Technique. Treating Chronic Pain. References for Part 1. PART 2 INTRAMUSCULAR STIMULATION in PRACTICE: Summary. Guidelines for Diagnosis. Treatment and Needle Technique. General Examination. Regional Examination and Specific Treatment: Cervical Spine. Upper Limb/ Back. Lower Limb. PART 3 SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Musculoskeletal Pain of Spondylotic Origin. Table 1: Shortened Muscles in Common Syndromes. Table II: Segmental Innervation of Muscles. Sources of Supplies. Suggested Reading. Abbreviations for Commonly Treated Muscles. PART 4 APPENDICES: List of Appendices.