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All Rheumatologic and Myofascial Pain Articles

Article highlights the basics of milnacipran, a treatment option for fibromyalgia. Learn how milnacipran works to relieve fibromyalgia-related pain and other fibromyalgia symptoms.
In this retrospective pilot study at an Outpatient Charity Clinic in Rural Illinois, Hackett-Hemwall dextrose prolotherapy helped reduce pain and stiffness and clinically improved the quality of life in people with unresolved elbow pain.
Growth hormone deficiency was found in many fibromyalgia patients in a community rheumatology practice. How does that potentially affect fibromyalgia treatment and general understanding of fibromyalgia?
A proposed framework for sub-types within the greater "fibromyalgia construct"addresses the heterogeneous fibromyalgia population and moves toward a rational, mechanistic approach to therapy.
Article discusses the unraveling of the mysteries of myofascial pain syndromes. The results of recent studies tend to suggest that magnetic resonance elastrography technology can detect and quantify deep taut bands of soft tissue and accurately distinguish a symptomatic or pathologic taut band vs a more normal region of tightness.
Read about using duloxetine in the treatment of fibromyalgia. In got FDA approval in 2008 to be used as a fibromyalgia medication.
In late October 2005, the National Fibromyalgia Association (NFA), a non-profit patient advocacy organization, posted an internet survey developed by a distinguished task force of experts who were
A review of the evidence that fibromyalgia is associated with a disruption of dopaminergic neurotransmission together with a discussion of its therapeutic implications.
The National Fibromyalgia Association offers two new healthcare professional programs.
In this article, learn more about prolotherapy, a method of injection treatment designed to stimulate healing.
Guidelines for Beneficial Group Exercise for Fibromyalgia
Sleep Disturbances in Fibromyalgia
Fibromyalgia in Older Adults
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