Fibromyalgia is a musculoskeletal disorder that mainly affects women. One of the main symptoms of this disorder is poor sleep quality. The aim of this study is to determine how sleep quality and quality of life are related to female fibromyalgia patients versus healthy controls.
This paper was initially delivered at the Annual Congress of the Biological
Sciences Division of the South African Academy for Science and Art, ARC-Plant Protection Research Institute, Roodeplaat, Pretoria, South
Africa on 01 October 2010.