Fibromyalgia syndrome and myofascial pain syndrome. Do they exist?

  title={Fibromyalgia syndrome and myofascial pain syndrome. Do they exist?},
  author={Tom Bohr},
  journal={Neurologic clinics},
  volume={13 2},
  • Tom Bohr
  • Published 1995 in Neurologic clinics
"It is in the healing business that the temptations of junk science are the strongest and the controls against it the weakest." Despite their subjective nature, these syndromes (particularly MPS) have little reliability and validity, and advocates paint them as "objective." Despite a legacy of poor-quality science, enthusiasts continue to cite small, methodologically flawed studies purporting to show biologic variables for these syndromes. Despite a wealth of traditional pain research… CONTINUE READING


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