Management of functional somatic syndromes

@article{Henningsen2007ManagementOF,
  title={Management of functional somatic syndromes},
  author={P. Henningsen and S. Zipfel and W. Herzog},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={2007},
  volume={369},
  pages={946-955}
}
Although functional somatic syndromes (FSS) show substantial overlap, treatment research is mostly confined to single syndromes, with a lack of valid and generally accepted diagnostic criteria across medical specialties. Here, we review management for the full variety of FSS, drawn from systematic reviews and meta-analyses since 2001, and give recommendations for a stepped care approach that differentiates between uncomplicated and complicated FSS. Non-pharmacological treatments involving… Expand
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