Effects of resistance training on the mental health of patients with fibromyalgia: a systematic review

@article{Vilarino2021EffectsOR,
  title={Effects of resistance training on the mental health of patients with fibromyalgia: a systematic review},
  author={Guilherme Torres Vilarino and Leonardo Vidal Andreato and Loiane Cristina de Souza and Joaquim Henrique Lorenzetti Branco and Alexandro Andrade},
  journal={Clinical Rheumatology},
  year={2021},
  volume={40},
  pages={4417 - 4425}
}
Fibromyalgia is a chronic disease characterized by generalized skeletal muscle pain and the presence of mental disorders is common among patients. As there is no cure, several treatment alternatives have been investigated, including the practice of resistance training. Thus, the aim of the current study is to analyze the effects of resistance training on the mental health of patients with fibromyalgia. This is a systematic review of the literature that followed the recommendations of the PRISMA… 
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