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Fibromyalgia and Other Central Pain Syndromes
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Fibromyalgia and Other Central Pain Syndromes

Publication Year: 2005
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Wallace, Daniel J.; Clauw, Daniel J.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-0-781-75261-9
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 91
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This volume is the first comprehensive text devoted to fibromyalgia and other centrally mediated chronic pain syndromes. Leading experts examine the latest research findings on these syndromes and present evidence-based reviews of current controversies.

Chapters discuss the definition, epidemiology, and pathophysiology of chronic pain and fibromyalgia, the clinical presentations of fibromyalgia syndrome, and central sensitization syndromes associated with chronic neuromuscular pain. The contributors thoroughly examine various approaches to evaluation and management of patients with fibromyalgia and chronic pain. Other chapters focus on disability issues, prognosis, and future research directions.

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    OvidMD Ovid
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Wallace, Daniel J.; Clauw, Daniel J.
  • ISBN: 978-0-781-75261-9
  • Specialty:
    Orthopedics
    Physical Therapy
    Primary Care/Family Medicine/General Practice
    Rehabilitation & Physical Medicine
    Rheumatology
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st Ed.
  • Pages: 432
  • Illustrations: 45
  • Year: 2005
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 91

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