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Physical Therapy and Central Sensitization: Are We Explaining to Patients with ‘Unexplained’ Pain?

*, Senthil P Kumar (2013) Physical Therapy and Central Sensitization: Are We Explaining to Patients with ‘Unexplained’ Pain? Journal of Physical Therapy, 6. pp. 41-45.

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Abstract

Mechanism-based classification (MBC) of pain comprisedof five mechanisms: cognitive-affective, central sensitization,peripheral sensitization, sympathetically maintained pain, andnociceptive. The objective of this editorial was to provide anoverview on central sensitization and its implications for PT evaluation and management of central sensitivity syndromesassociated with common clinical presentations.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Central sensitization, central sensitivity syndrome,central pain, cortical reorganization, pain science.
Subjects: Allied Health > Mangalore Campus > Physiotherapy
Depositing User: KMCMLR User
Date Deposited: 01 Apr 2013 11:26
Last Modified: 01 Apr 2013 11:26
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/79393

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