Bibliography: Fascia and Fascial Mobilization

Articles providing an introduction to the neuromyofascial web

Benjamin, M. (2009). The fascia of the limbs and back – a review. Society, (September 2008), 1-18. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2667913/pdf/joa0214-0001

​Langevin HM, Huijing PA. (2009) Communicating about fascia: history, pitfalls, and recommendations. Int J Ther Massage Bodywork.2(4):3-8. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3091474/?tool=pubmed

Schleip R, Müller DG. Training principles for fascial connective tissues: scientific foundation and suggested practical applications. J Bodyw Mov Ther. 2013 Jan;17(1):103-15.  PDF

Active stretching 

Riley, D. A. (2012). The effects of active and passive stretching on muscle length. Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics of NA, 23(1), 51-57. Elsevier Inc. doi: 

Bibliography 

Benjamin, M. (2009). The fascia of the limbs and back – a review. Society, (September 2008), 1-18. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2667913/pdf/joa0214-0001.pdf

​Bouffard, N. A., Cutroneo, K. R., Badger, G. J., White, S. L., R, T., Ehrlich, H. P., et al. (2011). Tissue Stretch Decreases Soluble TGF-β1 and Type-1 Procollagen in Mouse Subcutaneous Connective Tissue: Evidence From Ex Vivo and In Vivo Models. Journal of Cell Physiology, 214(2), 389-395. d

​Langevin, H. M., Fox, J. R., Koptiuch, C., Badger, G. J., Naumann, A. C. G.-, Bouffard, N. A., et al. (2011). Reduced thoracolumbar fascia shear strain in human chronic low back pain. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, 12(1), 203. 

​Langevin, H. M., Storch, K. N., Snapp, R. R., Bouffard, N. A., J, G., Howe, A. K., et al. (2011). Tissue Stretch Induces Nuclear Remodeling in Connective Tissue Fibroblasts. Histochem Cell Biol., 133(4), 405-415. 

​Langevin HM, Huijing PA. (2009) Communicating about fascia: history, pitfalls, and recommendations. Int J Ther Massage Bodywork.2(4):3-8.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3091474/?tool=pubmed

​Langevin, H. M., Bouffard, N. A., Fox, J. R., Palmer, B. M., Wu, J., Iatridis, J. C., et al. (2010). Fibroblast Cytoskeletal Remodeling Contributes to Connective Tissue Tension. Journal of Cellular Physiology, (September), 1166-1175. doi: 10.1002/jcp.22442.

​Langevin HM, Bouffard NA, Badger GJ, Iatridis JC, Howe AK. 2005. Dynamic fibroblast cytoskeletal response to subcutaneous tissue stretch ex vivo and in vivo.AmJPhysiol Cell Physiol 288:C747–C756.

​Standley,P. and Meltzer, K. (2009). In Vitro Modeling of Repetitive Motion Strain and Manual Medicine Treatments: Potential Roles for Pro- and Anti-Inflammatory Cytokines. J Bodyw Mov Ther., 12(3), 201-203. 

​Stecco,C et al. (2006). A histological study of the deep fascia of the upper limb, It. J. Anat. Embryol.111, 1-6.

​Yucesoy CA, Huijing PA. 2007. Substantial effects of epimuscular myofascial force transmission on muscular mechanics have major implications on spastic muscle and remedial surgery. J Electromyogr Kinesiol 17:664–679.