Muscular Dysfunction

Muscular Dysfunction occurs when a muscle has been strained and not treated at the time. This type of problem is called chronic and takes time to improve. Areas of hard compacted tissue can be left with in the muscle, where the fibres have been bound together and are unable to glide freely. Due to the congestion, blood-flow through the area will also be very poor. Overtime, the body and can get used to this situation and accepts it as "normal" the sensation of pain diminishes and the healing process stops. But it leads to muscular dysfunction.

Muscle energy Techniques can be used to help stretch, strengthen or break down fibrous adhesions.