Musculoskeletal and Chronic Pain

 

Neck pain

 

Brink Y, Louw QA. A systematic review of the relationship between sitting and upper quadrant musculoskeletal pain in children and adolescents. Man Ther. 2013 Aug;18(4):281-8. doi: 10.1016/j.math.2012.11.003. Epub 2013 Jan 5. A link to this study can be found here: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23298827

 

Carnes D, Homer KE, Miles CL, et al.  Effective delivery styles and content for self-management interventions for chronic musculoskeletal pain: a systematic literature review.  Clinical Journal of Pain. 2012;28(4):344-54. A link to this study can be found here:  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22001667

 

Posadzki P, Ernst E.  Osteopathy for musculoskeletal pain patients: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials.  Clinical Rheumatology. 2011;30(2):285-91. A link to this study can be found here: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21053038

 

Mallen CD, Peat G, Thomas E, et al.  Prognostic factors for musculoskeletal pain in primary care: a systematic review.  British Journal of General Practice. 2007;57(541):655-61.  A PDF of the full text of this study can be found  here.

 

Parsons S, Harding G, Breen A, et al.  The influence of patients’ and primary care practitioners’ beliefs and expectations about chronic musculoskeletal pain on the process of care: a systematic review of qualitative studies.  Clinical Journal of Pain. 2007;23(1):91-8.  A link to this study can be found here http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17277650