Fibromyalgia, An Issue of Rheumatic Disease Clinics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781437705393

Fibromyalgia, An Issue of Rheumatic Disease Clinics, Volume 35-2

1st Edition

Authors: Philip Mease
Hardcover ISBN: 9781437705393
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 21st August 2009
Page Count: 240

Description

This issue of the Rheumatic Disease Clinics of North America brings the rheumatologist up to date on the latest breakthroughs in the assessment and treatment of fibromyalgia. Topics covered include fibromyalgia and central sensitization disorders; neurobiology/pathophysiology of fibromyalgia; genetics and socioenvironmental influences; neuroimaging; dysautonomia; sleep; cognition; fibromyalgia in children and adolescents; key symptom domains to be assessed in fibromyalgia; patient-reported outcome measures; nonpharmacologic therapy, including exercise, cognitive behavioral, biofeedback, acupuncture, CAM, and nutrition; pharmacotherapy; and pathophysiology and practical treatment paradigms.


Details

No. of pages:
240
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Hardcover ISBN:
9781437705393

About the Authors

Philip Mease Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Director, Clinical Professor, Rheumatology Research, Swedish Medical Center; University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington