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Fibromyalgia Criteria and Severity Scales for Clinical and Epidemiological Studies: A Modification of the ACR Preliminary Diagnostic Criteria for Fibromyalgia
A fibromyalgia survey questionnaire is developed using a modification of the 2010 American College of Rheumatology Preliminary Diagnostic Criteria for Fibromyalgia (ACR 2010) to allow their use in epidemiologic and clinical studies without the requirement for an examiner. Expand
EULAR revised recommendations for the management of fibromyalgia
These recommendations are underpinned by high-quality reviews and meta-analyses and propose research priorities clarifying who will benefit from specific interventions, their effect in combination and organisation of healthcare systems to optimise outcome. Expand
Fibromyalgia Prevalence, Somatic Symptom Reporting, and the Dimensionality of Polysymptomatic Distress: Results From a Survey of the General Population
To evaluate fibromyalgia in the general population with emphasis on prevalence, dimensionality, and somatic symptom severity.
Guidelines on the management of fibromyalgia syndrome – A systematic review
Although there was some consistency in the recommendations regarding pharmacological treatments among the three guidelines, the APS and AWMF guidelines assigned higher ratings to CBT and multicomponent treatments, the inconsistencies across guidelines are likely attributable to the criteria used for study inclusion, weighting systems, and composition of the panels. Expand
Second European evidence-based consensus on the diagnosis and management of ulcerative colitis part 3: special situations.
Pouchitis is a non-specific inflammation of the ileal reservoir and the most common complication of IPAA in patients with UC, and may be caused by conditions other than pouchitis, including Crohn's disease of the pouch and an irritable pouch. Expand
2016 Revisions to the 2010/2011 fibromyalgia diagnostic criteria.
A (2016) revision to the 2010/2011 fibromyalgia criteria combines physician and questionnaire criteria, minimizes misclassification of regional pain disorders, and eliminates the previously confusing recommendation regarding diagnostic exclusions. Expand
Treatment of fibromyalgia syndrome with antidepressants: a meta-analysis.
Antidepressant medications are associated with improvements in pain, depression, fatigue, sleep disturbances, and health-related quality of life in patients with FMS. Expand
Efficacy of multicomponent treatment in fibromyalgia syndrome: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled clinical trials.
There is strong evidence that multicomponents treatment has beneficial short-term effects on the key symptoms of FMS and strategies to maintain the benefits of multicomponent treatment in the long term need to be developed. Expand
Efficacy of different types of aerobic exercise in fibromyalgia syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials
An aerobic exercise programme for FMS patients should consist of land-based or water-based exercises with slight to moderate intensity two or three times per week for at least 4 weeks, and continuing exercise was associated with positive outcomes at follow-up. Expand
[The German Version of the Childhood Trauma Questionnaire (CTQ): psychometric characteristics in a representative sample of the general population].
The German short form of the CTQ is a reliable and valid self rating instrument to assess childhood maltreatment retrospectively and the subscale "physical neglect" should be applied with caution. Expand