Luis Palomeque-del-Cerro

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Affiliation: Hospital Universitario
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Immediate effects of atlanto-occipital joint manipulation on active mouth opening and pressure pain sensitivity in women with mechanical neck pain
    Pilar Mansilla-Ferragut
    Professor, Escuela de Osteopatía de Madrid, Spain
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 32:101-6. 2009
  2. pmc Characteristics of referred muscle pain to the head from active trigger points in women with myofascial temporomandibular pain and fibromyalgia syndrome
    Cristina Alonso-Blanco
    Department of Nursing, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    J Headache Pain 13:625-37. 2012
  3. pmc Myofascial trigger points: spontaneous electrical activity and its consequences for pain induction and propagation
    Hong You Ge
    Center for Sensory Motor Interaction SMI, Department of Health Science and Technology, Aalborg University, Aalborg DK 9220, Denmark
    Chin Med 6:13. 2011
  4. pmc Analysis of deep tissue hypersensitivity to pressure pain in professional pianists with insidious mechanical neck pain
    Marcela Linari-Melfi
    Forexpla Prevention Department, Real Conservatorio Superior de Música deMadrid, Escuela Superior de Canto de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:268. 2011
  5. pmc Reproduction of overall spontaneous pain pattern by manual stimulation of active myofascial trigger points in fibromyalgia patients
    Hong You Ge
    Department of Health Science and Technology, Aalborg University, Fredrik Bajersvej 7, Aalborg, DK 9220, Denmark
    Arthritis Res Ther 13:R48. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Validity of the lateral gliding test as tool for the diagnosis of intervertebral joint dysfunction in the lower cervical spine
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Spain
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 28:610-6. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Changes in neck pain and active range of motion after a single thoracic spine manipulation in subjects presenting with mechanical neck pain: a case series
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Escuela de Osteopatía de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 30:312-20. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Increased pericranial tenderness, decreased pressure pain threshold, and headache clinical parameters in chronic tension-type headache patients
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation of Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    Clin J Pain 23:346-52. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging study of the morphometry of cervical extensor muscles in chronic tension-type headache
    C Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation of Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Spain
    Cephalalgia 27:355-62. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Myofascial trigger points in subjects presenting with mechanical neck pain: a blinded, controlled study
    C Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos URJC, Alcorcon, Spain
    Man Ther 12:29-33. 2007

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  1. doi request reprint Immediate effects of atlanto-occipital joint manipulation on active mouth opening and pressure pain sensitivity in women with mechanical neck pain
    Pilar Mansilla-Ferragut
    Professor, Escuela de Osteopatía de Madrid, Spain
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 32:101-6. 2009
    ....
  2. pmc Characteristics of referred muscle pain to the head from active trigger points in women with myofascial temporomandibular pain and fibromyalgia syndrome
    Cristina Alonso-Blanco
    Department of Nursing, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    J Headache Pain 13:625-37. 2012
    ..Differences in location of referred pain areas may help clinicians to determine the most relevant TrPs for each pain syndrome in spite of overlaps in pain areas...
  3. pmc Myofascial trigger points: spontaneous electrical activity and its consequences for pain induction and propagation
    Hong You Ge
    Center for Sensory Motor Interaction SMI, Department of Health Science and Technology, Aalborg University, Aalborg DK 9220, Denmark
    Chin Med 6:13. 2011
    ....
  4. pmc Analysis of deep tissue hypersensitivity to pressure pain in professional pianists with insidious mechanical neck pain
    Marcela Linari-Melfi
    Forexpla Prevention Department, Real Conservatorio Superior de Música deMadrid, Escuela Superior de Canto de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:268. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether pressure pain hyperalgesia is a feature of professional pianists suffering from neck pain as their main playing-related musculoskeletal disorder...
  5. pmc Reproduction of overall spontaneous pain pattern by manual stimulation of active myofascial trigger points in fibromyalgia patients
    Hong You Ge
    Department of Health Science and Technology, Aalborg University, Fredrik Bajersvej 7, Aalborg, DK 9220, Denmark
    Arthritis Res Ther 13:R48. 2011
    ..The current study investigated whether the overall spontaneous FM pain pattern can be reproduced by local and referred pain from active MTPs located in different muscles...
  6. ncbi request reprint Validity of the lateral gliding test as tool for the diagnosis of intervertebral joint dysfunction in the lower cervical spine
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Spain
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 28:610-6. 2005
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Changes in neck pain and active range of motion after a single thoracic spine manipulation in subjects presenting with mechanical neck pain: a case series
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Escuela de Osteopatía de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 30:312-20. 2007
    ..Our aim was to report changes in neck pain at rest, active cervical range of motion, and neck pain at end-range of cervical motion after a single thoracic spine manipulation in a case series of patients with mechanical neck pain...
  8. ncbi request reprint Increased pericranial tenderness, decreased pressure pain threshold, and headache clinical parameters in chronic tension-type headache patients
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation of Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    Clin J Pain 23:346-52. 2007
    ..The aim was to investigate whether increased pericranial tenderness or decreased pressure pain threshold (PPT) was related to headache intensity, duration, and frequency in chronic tension-type headache (CTTH)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging study of the morphometry of cervical extensor muscles in chronic tension-type headache
    C Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation of Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Spain
    Cephalalgia 27:355-62. 2007
    ..In any case, muscle atrophy could possibly account for a reduction of proprioceptive output from these muscles, and thus contribute to the perpetuation of pain...
  10. doi request reprint Myofascial trigger points in subjects presenting with mechanical neck pain: a blinded, controlled study
    C Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos URJC, Alcorcon, Spain
    Man Ther 12:29-33. 2007
    ..All the examined muscles evoked referred pain patterns contributing to patients' symptoms. Active TrPs were more frequent in patients presenting with mechanical neck pain than in healthy subjects...
  11. ncbi request reprint Myofascial trigger points and sensitization: an updated pain model for tension-type headache
    C Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Madrid, Spain
    Cephalalgia 27:383-93. 2007
    ..In this updated pain model, TrPs would be the primary hyperalgesic zones responsible for the development of central sensitization in CTTH...
  12. ncbi request reprint Pericranial tenderness is not related to nummular headache
    C Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Madrid, Spain
    Cephalalgia 27:182-6. 2007
    ..Current findings expand the evidence supporting the notion that NH is a non-generalized and rather limited disorder, marking the presence of a well-delimited painful zone...
  13. ncbi request reprint Referred pain from trapezius muscle trigger points shares similar characteristics with chronic tension type headache
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation of Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    Eur J Pain 11:475-82. 2007
    ..Our results suggest that spatial summation of perceived pain and mechanical pain sensitivity exists in CTTH patients...
  14. ncbi request reprint Myofascial trigger points, neck mobility and forward head posture in unilateral migraine
    C Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, and Department of Neurology, Fundacion Hospital Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    Cephalalgia 26:1061-70. 2006
    ..Active TrPs located ipsilateral to migraine headaches might be a contributing factor in the initiation or perpetuation of migraine...
  15. ncbi request reprint Myofascial trigger points in the suboccipital muscles in episodic tension-type headache
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation of Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    Man Ther 11:225-30. 2006
    ..Myofascial TrPs in the suboccipital muscles might contribute to the origin and/or maintenance of headache, but a comprehensive knowledge of the role of these muscles in tension-type headache awaits further research...
  16. ncbi request reprint Myofascial disorders in the trochlear region in unilateral migraine: a possible initiating or perpetuating factor
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation of Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    Clin J Pain 22:548-53. 2006
    ..However, a trochlear examination is not systematically done in patients with migraine. Moreover, a search for myofascial trigger points in the superior oblique muscle has never been reported in these patients...
  17. ncbi request reprint Are manual therapies effective in reducing pain from tension-type headache?: a systematic review
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos URJC, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    Clin J Pain 22:278-85. 2006
    ..A systematic review was performed to establish whether manual therapies have specific efficacy in reducing pain from tension-type headache (TTH)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Forward head posture and neck mobility in chronic tension-type headache: a blinded, controlled study
    C Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation of Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    Cephalalgia 26:314-9. 2006
    ..Further research is needed to define a potential role of FHP and restricted neck mobility in the origin or maintenance of TTH...
  19. ncbi request reprint The local and referred pain from myofascial trigger points in the temporalis muscle contributes to pain profile in chronic tension-type headache
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy of Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Madrid, Spain
    Clin J Pain 23:786-92. 2007
    ..To assess the local and referred pain areas and pain characteristics evoked from temporalis muscle trigger points (TrPs) in chronic tension-type headache (CTTH)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Myofascial trigger points, neck mobility, and forward head posture in episodic tension-type headache
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation of Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    Headache 47:662-72. 2007
    ..In addition, we assess the relationship between these muscle TrPs, FHP, neck mobility, and several clinical variables concerning the intensity and the temporal profile of headache...
  21. doi request reprint Changes in neck mobility and pressure pain threshold levels following a cervical myofascial induction technique in pain-free healthy subjects
    José R Saíz-Llamosas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Centro de Salud Parquesol, Spain
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 32:352-7. 2009
    ....
  22. doi request reprint Inclusion of thoracic spine thrust manipulation into an electro-therapy/thermal program for the management of patients with acute mechanical neck pain: a randomized clinical trial
    Javier González-Iglesias
    Escuela de Osteopatía de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Man Ther 14:306-13. 2009
    ..We found that the inclusion of a thoracic manipulation into an electrotherapy/thermal program was effective in reducing neck pain and disability, and in increasing active cervical mobility in patients with acute neck pain...
  23. doi request reprint Multiple active myofascial trigger points and pressure pain sensitivity maps in the temporalis muscle are related in women with chronic tension type headache
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Facultad de Cienciasde la Salud, Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation of Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Madrid, Spain
    Clin J Pain 25:506-12. 2009
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Development of a clinical prediction rule for identifying women with tension-type headache who are likely to achieve short-term success with joint mobilization and muscle trigger point therapy
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    Headache 51:246-61. 2011
    ....
  25. doi request reprint Bilateral myofascial trigger points in the forearm muscles in patients with chronic unilateral lateral epicondylalgia: a blinded, controlled study
    Josué Fernández-Carnero
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    Clin J Pain 24:802-7. 2008
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Changes in pressure pain thresholds over C5-C6 zygapophyseal joint after a cervicothoracic junction manipulation in healthy subjects
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Professor, Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Spain
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 31:332-7. 2008
    ..This study examines if C7-T1 manipulation results in changes in pressure pain thresholds (PPT) over bilateral C5-C6 zygapophyseal joints in asymptomatic subjects...
  27. doi request reprint Bilateral widespread mechanical pain sensitivity in women with myofascial temporomandibular disorder: evidence of impairment in central nociceptive processing
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    J Pain 10:1170-8. 2009
    ..This finding has implications for development of management strategies...
  28. doi request reprint Generalized mechanical nerve pain hypersensitivity in children with episodic tension-type headache
    Daniel M Fernández-Mayoralas
    Department of Neuropediatry, Hospital Quirón de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Pediatrics 126:e187-94. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to analyze the presence of generalized pressure pain hypersensitivity over nerve tissues in trigeminal and nontrigeminal regions in children with frequent episodic tension-type headache (FETTH)...
  29. doi request reprint Widespread mechanical pain hypersensitivity as sign of central sensitization in unilateral epicondylalgia: a blinded, controlled study
    Josué Fernández-Carnero
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine daggerEsthesiology Laboratory, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    Clin J Pain 25:555-61. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether generalized deep tissue hyperalgesia exists in patients with chronic unilateral lateral epicondylalgia (LE)...
  30. doi request reprint Short-term effects of manual therapy on heart rate variability, mood state, and pressure pain sensitivity in patients with chronic tension-type headache: a pilot study
    Cristina Toro-Velasco
    Department of Physical Therapy, Health Sciences School, Universidad Granada, Spain
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 32:527-35. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the immediate effects of head-neck massage on heart rate variability (HRV), mood states, and pressure pain thresholds (PPTs) in patients with chronic tension-type headache (CTTH)...
  31. doi request reprint Bilateral mechanical-pain sensitivity over the trigeminal region in patients with chronic mechanical neck pain
    Roy La Touche
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Physical Therapy, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Madrid, Spain
    J Pain 11:256-63. 2010
    ..This finding has implications for development of management strategies...
  32. doi request reprint Patients with chronic tension-type headache demonstrate increased mechano-sensitivity of the supra-orbital nerve
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation of Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    Headache 48:570-7. 2008
    ..This study aimed to establish whether increased sensitivity to mechanical stimuli is present in neural tissues in chronic tension-type headache (CTTH)...
  33. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of and referred pain from myofascial trigger points in the forearm muscles in patients with lateral epicondylalgia
    Josué Fernández-Carnero
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    Clin J Pain 23:353-60. 2007
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint The role of myofascial trigger points in musculoskeletal pain syndromes of the head and neck
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Avenida de Atenas s n, 28922 Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 11:365-72. 2007
    ..Additional studies are needed to delineate more information on the relation between muscle TrPs and musculoskeletal pain syndromes of the head and neck...
  35. ncbi request reprint Performance of the craniocervical flexion test, forward head posture, and headache clinical parameters in patients with chronic tension-type headache: a pilot study
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation of Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorc6n, Madrid, Spain
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 37:33-9. 2007
    ..Case-control, descriptive pilot study...
  36. doi request reprint Immediate hypoalgesic and motor effects after a single cervical spine manipulation in subjects with lateral epicondylalgia
    Josué Fernández-Carnero
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 31:675-81. 2008
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Immediate effects on pressure pain threshold following a single cervical spine manipulation in healthy subjects
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Spain
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 37:325-9. 2007
    ..A placebo, control, repeated-measures, single-blinded randomized study...
  38. doi request reprint Association of cross-sectional area of the rectus capitis posterior minor muscle with active trigger points in chronic tension-type headache: a pilot study
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation of Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 87:197-203. 2008
    ..To investigate whether cross-sectional area (CSA) of the suboccipital muscles was associated with active trigger points (TrPs) in chronic tension-type headache (CTTH)...
  39. ncbi request reprint Cross-sectional area of cervical multifidus muscle in females with chronic bilateral neck pain compared to controls
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 38:175-80. 2008
    ..Case-control study...
  40. doi request reprint Increased forward head posture and restricted cervical range of motion in patients with carpal tunnel syndrome
    Ana I De-la-Llave-Rincón
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 39:658-64. 2009
    ..Case control study...
  41. doi request reprint Referred pain elicited by manual exploration of the lateral rectus muscle in chronic tension-type headache
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Madrid
    Pain Med 10:43-8. 2009
    ..To analyze the presence of referred pain elicited by manual examination of the lateral rectus muscle in patients with chronic tension-type headache (CTTH)...
  42. doi request reprint Bilateral, wide-spread, mechanical pain sensitivity in children with frequent episodic tension-type headache suggesting impairment in central nociceptive processing
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    Cephalalgia 30:1049-55. 2010
    ..The aim was to investigate bilateral, wide-spread pressure pain hyperalgesia in symptomatic (trigeminocervical) and non-symptomatic (pain-free distant) regions in children with frequent episodic tension-type headache (FETTH)...
  43. ncbi request reprint Short-term effects of dry needling of active myofascial trigger points in the masseter muscle in patients with temporomandibular disorders
    Josué Fernández-Carnero
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine, Esthesilogy Laboratory of Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Spain
    J Orofac Pain 24:106-12. 2010
    ..To investigate the effects of dry needling over active trigger points (TrPs) in the masseter muscle in patients with temporomandibular disorders (TMD)...
  44. doi request reprint Pressure pain sensitivity topographical maps reveal bilateral hyperalgesia of the hands in patients with unilateral carpal tunnel syndrome
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 62:1055-64. 2010
    ..To assess topographical pressure pain sensitivity maps of the hand in patients with unilateral carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) as compared with healthy subjects...
  45. doi request reprint Bilateral thermal hyperalgesia in trigeminal and extra-trigeminal regions in patients with myofascial temporomandibular disorders
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine, Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Avenida de Atenas s n, 28922, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    Exp Brain Res 202:171-9. 2010
    ....
  46. doi request reprint Immediate effects of adding a sciatic nerve slider technique on lumbar and lower quadrant mobility in soccer players: a pilot study
    Roberto Méndez-Sánchez
    Escuela de Osteopatía de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    J Altern Complement Med 16:669-75. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the immediate effect of a sciatic nerve slider technique added to sustained hamstring stretching on lumbar and lower quadrant flexibility...
  47. doi request reprint Bilateral hand/wrist heat and cold hyperalgesia, but not hypoesthesia, in unilateral carpal tunnel syndrome
    Ana Isabel de la Llave-Rincón
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine, Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Avenida de Atenas s n, 28922, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    Exp Brain Res 198:455-63. 2009
    ..The bilateral thermal hyperalgesia associated with pain intensity and duration of pain history supports a role of generalized sensitization mechanisms in the initiation, maintenance and spread of pain in CTS...
  48. ncbi request reprint Immediate effects of manipulation of the talocrural joint on stabilometry and baropodometry in patients with ankle sprain
    Sandra López-Rodríguez
    Escuela de Osteopatía de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 30:186-92. 2007
    ..This study assessed the immediate effects of talocrural joint manipulation on stabilometric and baropodometric outcomes in patients with grade II ankle sprain...
  49. doi request reprint Interaction between anxiety, depression, quality of life and clinical parameters in chronic tension-type headache
    Cecilia Peñacoba-Puente
    Department of Psychology, Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Avenida de Atenas s n, 28922 Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    Eur J Pain 12:886-94. 2008
    ....
  50. doi request reprint Changes in masseter muscle trigger points following strain-counterstrain or neuro-muscular technique
    Jordi Ibáñez-García
    Escuela de Osteopatía de Madrid, Spain
    J Bodyw Mov Ther 13:2-10. 2009
    ..8). Our results suggest that neuromuscular or strain/counter-strain technique might be employed in the management of latent MTrPs in the masseter muscle...
  51. doi request reprint Exploration of the extent of somato-sensory impairment in patients with unilateral lateral epicondylalgia
    Josué Fernández-Carnero
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    J Pain 10:1179-85. 2009
    ..PERSPECTIVE: This article reveals the presence of bilateral pressure-pain hypersensitivity in patients with unilateral LE. On the contrary, thermal and vibration tests were not significantly different from controls...
  52. doi request reprint Bilateral widespread mechanical pain sensitivity in carpal tunnel syndrome: evidence of central processing in unilateral neuropathy
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Avenida de Atenas s n, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    Brain 132:1472-9. 2009
    ..Nevertheless, both central and peripheral sensitization mechanisms are probably involved at the same time in carpal tunnel syndrome...
  53. doi request reprint Effects of ice massage on pressure pain thresholds and electromyography activity postexercise: a randomized controlled crossover study
    Laura Anaya-Terroba
    Department of Physical Therapy, Health Sciences School, Universidad Granada, Spain
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 33:212-9. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of ice massage postexercise on pressure pain thresholds (PPTs) over the quadriceps muscle and the electromyography (EMG) root mean square (RMS)...
  54. doi request reprint Chronic tension-type headache: what is new?
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Madrid, Spain
    Curr Opin Neurol 22:254-61. 2009
    ..This review discusses current data on nosological boundaries related to diagnosis, pathophysiology and therapeutic strategies in chronic tension-type headache (CTTH)...
  55. doi request reprint Muscle trigger points and pressure pain hyperalgesia in the shoulder muscles in patients with unilateral shoulder impingement: a blinded, controlled study
    Amparo Hidalgo-Lozano
    Department of Physical Therapy, Universidad Granada, Granada, Spain
    Exp Brain Res 202:915-25. 2010
    ..Our results suggest both peripheral and central sensitisation mechanisms in patients with shoulder impingement syndrome...
  56. ncbi request reprint Methodological quality of randomized controlled trials of spinal manipulation and mobilization in tension-type headache, migraine, and cervicogenic headache
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 36:160-9. 2006
    ..Literature review of quality of clinical trials...
  57. ncbi request reprint What do we know about chronic tension-type headache?
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Madrid 28922, Spain
    Discov Med 8:232-6. 2009
    ..CTTH is generally treated with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), tricyclic antidepressants, and physical therapy, although the therapeutic efficacy of these approaches is controversial...
  58. pmc Population-based study of migraine in Spanish adults: relation to socio-demographic factors, lifestyle and co-morbidity with other conditions
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Madrid, Spain
    J Headache Pain 11:97-104. 2010
    ....
  59. pmc Depression and anxiety are not related to nummular headache
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation of Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    J Headache Pain 10:441-5. 2009
    ..Our study demonstrated that self-reported depression and anxiety were not related to the presence of NH. Further, longitudinal studies are still needed to elucidate the role of mood state in the course of NH...
  60. doi request reprint Generalized mechanical pain sensitivity over nerve tissues in patients with strictly unilateral migraine
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation of Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    Clin J Pain 25:401-6. 2009
    ..This study aimed to examine the differences in mechanical pain sensitivity over specific nerves between patients with unilateral migraine and healthy controls...
  61. doi request reprint Bilateral deficits in fine motor control and pinch grip force in patients with unilateral carpal tunnel syndrome
    César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine, Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Avenida de Atenas s n, 28922, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    Exp Brain Res 194:29-37. 2009
    ..01). Our findings revealed bilateral deficits in fine motor control ability and pinch grip force in patients with unilateral moderate CTS when compared to controls...
  62. doi request reprint Immediate effects of bilateral manipulation of talocrural joints on standing stability in healthy subjects
    Francisco Alburquerque-Sendín
    Escuela de Osteopatía de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Man Ther 14:75-80. 2009
    ..Our results showed that bilateral thrust manipulation of the talocrural joint did not modify standing stability, that is, the behavioural pattern of the projection of the centre of pressure, in healthy subjects...
  63. doi request reprint Preliminary clinical prediction rule for identifying patients with ankylosing spondylitis who are likely to respond to an exercise program: a pilot study
    Cristina Alonso-Blanco
    Department of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation of Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 88:445-54. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to develop a preliminary clinical prediction rule to identify the potential predictors for identifying patients presenting with ankylosing spondylitis who are likely to respond to a specific exercise program...