neuromuscular therapy

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neu·ro·mus·cu·lar ther·a·py

(NMT) (nūr'ō-mŭs'kyū-lăr thār'ă-pē)
Integrative system of bodywork designed to incorporate neurologic responses with myofascial tissue states; it addresses trigger points, hypertonicity in muscles, and postural compensation patterns to improve range of motion and reduce musculoskeletal pain and to restore balance between the nervous and musculoskeletal systems.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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