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Table 3 Changes to trigger point sensitivity in control and treatment groups.

From: Neuro Emotional Technique for the treatment of trigger point sensitivity in chronic neck pain sufferers: A controlled clinical trial

   CONTROL (n = 20) TREATMENT (n = 40)
   Mean SEM Mean SEM
VAS Subocc 0.02 0.05 7.6 0.16
  Lev/Scap -0.03 0.06 7.2 0.11
  SCM 0.14 0.04 7.6 0.24
  TMJ 0.13 0.07 7.3 0.28
PGA Subocc 0.09 0.04 5.8 0.09
  Lev/Scap 0.05 0.05 5.8 0.08
  SCM 0.06 0.04 5.9 0.11
  TMJ 0.08 0.05 5.8 0.23
  1. VAS: visual analog scale; PGA: pressure gauge algometer readings; Subocc: suboccipital trigger point location; Lev/Scap: levator scapulae insertion trigger point location; SCM: sternocleidomastoid trigger point location; TMJ: temporomandibular trigger point location)