Provided below are links to lists of books, articles, CDs, and websites that I've come across during my personal healing journey that you may also find helpful. These are not intended to be comprehensive lists; they are simply tools that I have found helpful thus far.
Finley JE, MD, 2017. "Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation for Myofascial Pain" MedScape, May 21.
Fleckenstein J, et al., 2010. "Discrepancy between prevalence and perceived effectiveness of treatment methods in myofascial pain syndrome: Results of a cross-sectional, nationwide survey" BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, 11:32.
Graff-Radford SB, 2004. "Myofascial pain: diagnosis and management" Current Pain Headache Reports, December, 8(6):463-7.
Simons DG, 1988. “Myofascial pain syndromes: where are we? Where are we going?” Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 69:207-12.
Vidor LP, et al., 2014. "Association of anxiety with intracortical inhibition and descending pain modulation in chronic myofascial pain syndrome" BMC Neuroscience, 15:42.
MIND-BODY EXPLANATION OF CHRONIC PAIN:
(These books aren't exclusive to myofascial pain syndrome; they address many types of chronic pain.)
Books I've Found To Be Very Helpful and Informative(in alphabetical order by author):
Mind over back pain – By Ronald D Siegel, PsyD, Harvard Health Publications (May 4, 2016); "...most chronic back pain isn’t actually the result of illness or injury. Study after study indicates instead that back pain is very often caused by our thoughts, feelings, and resulting behaviors."