Myofascial Trigger Points in the Upper Limb in Stroke Patients


Phase N/A Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

One source of shoulder pain can be myofascial trigger points (MTrPs). MTrPs are localized, hyperirritable points in the skeletal muscles that are associated with palpable nodules in muscle fibres. MTrPs can be classified into active and latent. Latent MTrPs demonstrate the same clinical characteristics as active MTrPs but they do not provoke spontaneous pain. Numerous studies have shown that MTrPs are prevalent...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 25 August 2016.

1 Feb 2016 25 Aug 2016 1 Mar 2016 1 Jul 2016 1 Aug 2016 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Basics



Trial Design

  • Observation: Cohort
  • Perspective: Prospective
  • Sampling: Probability Sample


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