Explain Pain Supercharged (textbook) by Lorimer Moseley and David Butler is a wonderful and gripping journey through the physiology of pain mechanisms.
The placebo effect is an intrigued and unexplained mechanism where medications, treatments and therapies that aren't supposed to produce benefits for unknown reasons make feel patients better. Thanks to Emma Bryce for her TED Ed animation.
Part 2 Nerve pain mechanism: peripheral nerve entrapment, carpal tunnel, tennis elbow. Thanks to David Butler.
What happens in our body when we perceive nerve pain? David Butler explains physiology mechanism of pain.
Peripheral nerve: anatomy and physiology concepts explained beautifully by David Butler.
Shoulder - Rotator cuff - Is there a relationship between acromiohumeral distance and pain? Not really!
97 patients suffering of chronic rotator cuff related shoulder pain were part of this research. Patients were analysing by ultrasound and measured their acromiohumeral space. It turns out that there is no relationship between the two.
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence published an updated guideline for low back pain and sciatica where manual therapy is recommended together with exercise.
Read more at:https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/NG59/chapter/Recommendations#non-invasive-treatments-for-low-back-pain-and-sciatica
Massimo Monticelli M.Ost