Effect of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation on pain, function, and quality of life in fibromyalgia: a double-blind randomized clinical trial.

@article{Noehren2015EffectOT,
  title={Effect of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation on pain, function, and quality of life in fibromyalgia: a double-blind randomized clinical trial.},
  author={Brian W Noehren and Dana L Dailey and Barbara A. Rakel and Carol G T Vance and Miriam Bridget Zimmerman and Leslie J. Crofford and Kathleen A. Sluka},
  journal={Physical therapy},
  year={2015},
  volume={95 1},
  pages={
          129-40
        }
}
BACKGROUND Fibromyalgia is a common chronic pain condition that has a significant impact on quality of life and often leads to disability. To date, there have been few well-controlled trials assessing the utility of nonpharmacological treatment modalities such as transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) in the management of pain and improvement in function in individuals with fibromyalgia. OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study will be to complete a long-term, multicenter study to… CONTINUE READING
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