Fibromyalgia syndrome : current concepts

Show simple item record Meyer, Helgard Pieter 2008-01-17T11:59:59Z 2008-01-17T11:59:59Z 2006-04
dc.description.abstract Fibromyalgia (FM) is a recognised chronic pain syndrome that is diagnosed without any special investigations.This syndrome constitutes widespread pain in a specific distribution, for a specific period of time, as well as tenderness over at least 11 out of 18 clearly defined tender points. This syndrome is a common cause of other conditions commonly encountered in general practice and this article provides a practical and clinical approach to diagnosis and treatment. en
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dc.identifier.citation Meyer, HP 2006, 'Fibromyalgia syndrome: current concepts', South African Family Practice, vol. 48, no. 3, pp. 20-28. [] en
dc.identifier.issn 1726-426X
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Medpharm Publishers en
dc.rights Medpharm Publishers en
dc.subject Chronic pain syndrome en
dc.subject Diagnosis en
dc.subject Treatment en
dc.subject Therapy en
dc.subject Musculoskeletal pain en
dc.subject General practice en
dc.subject Family practice en
dc.subject.lcsh Fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS)
dc.subject.lcsh Pain
dc.subject.lcsh Musculoskeletal system -- Abnormalities -- Treatment
dc.title Fibromyalgia syndrome : current concepts en
dc.type Article en

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