QUESTION 1: 150-200 words — DOCUMENT UPLOADED
This session’s activity is:
Choose one of the trigger points described on the activity sheet. The trigger point that you choose should be one that causes a referral pattern on compression with your finger or thumb. On the image provided, draw your referral pattern. Share your image with the group and compare it to others. Discuss the results of the activity, as per the discussion questions below.
This session’s question is:
Choose two of the below points to discuss
• Is your referral pattern similar to the referral pattern images provided?
• Are the images of your classmates’ referral patterns similar?
• What did the referral feel like? If it was painful, describe the type of pain. If not painful, describe the sensation.
• Could these referral sensations become confused with other physiological or pathophysiological phenomena?
Why might it be useful for a therapist to know trigger point referral patterns?