Fibromyalgia

A Randomized Controlled Trial of TENS for Movement-Evoked Pain in Women with Fibromyalgia.

Dailey DL, Vance CG, Rakel BA, Zimmerman MB, Embree J, Merriwether EN, Geasland KM, Chimenti R, Williams JM, Golchha M, Crofford LJ, Sluka KA. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2019 Nov 18. doi: 10.1002/art.41170.

A study of the description of exercise programs evaluated in randomized controlled trials involving people with fibromyalgia using different reporting tools, and validity of the tools related to pain relief.

Jo D, Del Bel MJ, McEwen D, O’Neil J, Mac Kiddie OS, Álvarez-Gallardo IC, Brosseau L. Clin Rehabil. 2018 Dec 5:269215518815931. doi: 10.1177/0269215518815931.

A unifying theory for cognitive abnormalities in functional neurological disorders, fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome: systematic review.

Teodoro T, Edwards MJ, Isaacs JD. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2018 May 7. pii: jnnp-2017-317823. doi: 10.1136/jnnp-2017-317823.

AAPT Diagnostic Criteria for Fibromyalgia.

Arnold LM, Bennett RM, Crofford LJ, Dean LE, Clauw DJ, Goldenberg DL, Fitzcharles MA, Paiva ES, Staud R, Sarzi-Puttini P, Buskila D, Macfarlane GJ. J Pain. 2018 Nov 16. pii: S1526-5900(18)30832-0. doi: 10.1016/j.jpain.2018.10.008.

Abnormal resting state functional connectivity of the periaqueductal grey in patients with fibromyalgia.

Truini A, Tinelli E, Gerardi MC, Calistri V, Iannuccelli C, La Cesa S, Tarsitani L, Mainero C, Sarzi-Puttini P, Cruccu G, Caramia F, Di Franco M. Clin Exp Rheumatol. 2016 May-Jun

Altered Cervical Spinal Cord Resting State Activity in Fibromyalgia.

Martucci KT, Weber KA 2nd, Mackey SC. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2018 Oct 3. doi: 10.1002/art.40746.

Altered microbiome composition in individuals with fibromyalgia.

Minerbi A, Gonzalez E, Brereton NJB, Anjarkouchian A, Dewar K, Fitzcharles MA, Chevalier S, Shir Y. Pain. 2019 Jun 18. doi: 10.1097/j.pain.0000000000001640.

Central Pain Sensitization, COMT Val158Met Polymorphism, and Emotional Factors in Fibromyalgia

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24342707

Clustering a large Spanish sample of patients with fibromyalgia using the FIQR: differences in clinical outcomes, economic costs, inflammatory markers, and gray matter volumes.

Pérez-Aranda A, Andrés-Rodríguez L, Feliu-Soler A, Núñez C, Stephan-Otto C, Pastor-Mira MA, López-Roig S, Peñacoba C, Calandre EP, Slim M, Salgueiro M, Feixas G, Luciano JV. Pain. 2018 Dec 21. doi: 10.1097/j.pain.0000000000001468.

Complementary and alternative medical therapies in fibromyalgia.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16454724

Criteria for the Diagnosis of Fibromyalgia: Validation of the Modified 2010 Preliminary American College of Rheumatology Criteria and the Development of Alternative Criteria

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/acr.22301/full

Daytime napping associated with increased symptom severity in fibromyalgia syndrome

http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2474/16/13

Dependence of changes of the default mode network in fibromyalgia patients on current clinical pain.

Čeko M, Frangos E, Gracely J, Richards E, Wang B, Schweinhardt P, Bushnell MC. Neuroimage. 2020 Apr 25:116877. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2020.116877.

Diagnostic Criteria for Fibromyalgia: Critical Review and Future Perspectives.

Galvez-Sánchez CM, Reyes Del Paso GA. J Clin Med. 2020 Apr 23;9(4). pii: E1219. doi: 10.3390/jcm9041219.

Do cognitive and physical fatigue tasks enhance pain, cognitive fatigue, and physical fatigue in people with fibromyalgia?

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25074583

Effectiveness of group acceptance and commitment therapy for fibromyalgia: a 6-month randomized controlled trial (EFFIGACT study).

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24378880

Embodied pain in fibromyalgia: Disturbed somatorepresentations and increased plasticity of the body schema.

Martínez E, Aira Z, Buesa I, Aizpurua I, Rada D, Azkue JJ. PLoS One. 2018 Apr 6;13(4):e0194534. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0194534.

Fibromyalgia pain and substance P decrease and sleep improves after massage therapy.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17041326

Fibromyalgia Syndrome in Need of Effective Treatments.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26306765

Functional Connectivity with the Default Mode Network Is Altered in Fibromyalgia Patients

Fallon N, Chiu Y, Nurmikko T, Stancak A. PLoS One. 2016 Jul

Identifying the symptom and functional domains in patients with fibromyalgia: results of a cross-sectional Internet-based survey in Italy

https://www.dovepress.com/identifying-the-symptom-and-functional-domains-in-patients-with-fibrom-peer-reviewed-article-JPR

Impact of migraine on fibromyalgia symptoms.

Giamberardino MA, Affaitati G, Martelletti P, Tana C, Negro A, Lapenna D, Curto M, Schiavone C, Stellin L, Cipollone F, Costantini R. J Headache Pain. 2015 Dec 17

Kinesiophobia and maladaptive coping strategies prevent improvements in pain catastrophizing following pain neuroscience education in fibromyalgia/chronic fatigue syndrome: An explorative study.

Malfliet A, Van Oosterwijck J, Meeus M, Cagnie B, Danneels L, Dolphens M, Buyl R, Nijs J. Physiother Theory Pract. 2017 Jun 12:1-8. doi: 10.1080/09593985.2017.1331481.

Long-Term Outcomes of Adolescents With Juvenile-Onset Fibromyalgia in Early Adulthood

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3934334

Medium-/Long-Term Effects of a Specific Exercise Protocol Combined with Patient Education on Spine Mobility, Chronic Fatigue, Pain, Aerobic Fitness and Level of Disability in Fibromyalgia

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3925511/?tool=pmcentrez

Neurobiology of fibromyalgia and chronic widespread pain.

Sluka KA, Clauw DJ. Neuroscience. 2016 Jun

Ottawa Panel Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines for Aerobic Fitness Exercises in the Management of Fibromyalgia: Part 1

http://ptjournal.apta.org/content/88/7/857.full

Ottawa Panel evidence-based clinical practice guidelines for strengthening exercises in the management of fibromyalgia: part 2.

http://ptjournal.apta.org/content/88/7/873.full

Patients’ perspective of the effectiveness and acceptability of pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatments of fibromyalgia.

Taylor SJ, Steer M, Ashe SC, Furness PJ, Haywood-Small S, Lawson K. Scand J Pain. 2018 Oct 13. pii: /j/sjpain.ahead-of-print/sjpain-2018-0116/sjpain-2018-0116.xml. doi: 10.1515/sjpain-2018-0116.

Predictors of fibromyalgia: a population-based twin cohort study

http://bmcmusculoskeletdisord.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12891-016-0873-6

Resistance exercise training for fibromyalgia.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24362925

Results of an Active Neurodynamic Mobilization Program in Patients With Fibromyalgia Syndrome: A Randomized Controlled Trial

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26143052

Rethinking the criteria for fibromyalgia in 2019: the ABC indicators

Stewart JA, Mailler-Burch S, Müller D, Studer M, von Känel R, grosse Holtforth M, Schwegler K, Egloff N. Journal of Pain Research. 10 July 2019. DOI: 10.2147/JPR.S205299

Sensory disturbances induced by sensorimotor conflicts are higher in complex regional pain syndrome and fibromyalgia compared to arthritis and healthy people, and positively relate to pain intensity.

Brun C, Mercier C, Grieve S, Palmer S, Bailey J, McCabe CS. Eur J Pain. 2018 Oct 5. doi: 10.1002/ejp.1322.

Short-term effects of a manual therapy protocol on pain, physical function, quality of sleep, depressive symptoms, and pressure sensitivity in women and men with fibromyalgia syndrome: a randomized controlled trial.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24281285

Small nerve fiber involvement in patients referred for fibromyalgia.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24469976

Specific symptoms may discriminate between fibromyalgia patients with vs without objective test evidence of small-fiber polyneuropathy

Lodahl, Mette; Treister, Roi; Oaklander, Anne Louise. PAIN Reports:Feb 2018. doi: 10.1097/PR9.0000000000000633

Strengthening Exercises Improve Symptoms and Quality of Life but Do Not Change Autonomic Modulation in Fibromyalgia: A Randomized Clinical Trial

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3961245/?tool=pmcentrez

Stress levels predict substantial improvement in pain intensity after 10 to 12 years in women with fibromyalgia and chronic widespread pain: a cohort study.

Bergenheim A, Juhlin S, Nordeman L, Joelsson M, Mannerkorpi K. BMC Rheumatol. 2019 Jun 24;3:5. doi: 10.1186/s41927-019-0072-9.

Symptoms of Fibromyalgia According to the 2016 Revised Fibromyalgia Criteria in Chronic Pain Patients Referred to Multidisciplinary Pain Rehabilitation: Influence on Clinical and Experimental Pain Sensitivity

Karin Bruun Plesner, Henrik Bjarke Vaegter. The Journal of Pain. February 27, 2018. DOI: 10.1016/j.jpain.2018.02.009

The contribution of sensory system functional connectivity reduction to clinical pain in fibromyalgia

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24792477

The influence of balance, physical disability, strength, mechanosensitivity and spinal mobility on physical activity at home, work and leisure time in women with fibromyalgia

Laura Cerón-Lorente, Marie Carmen Valenza, José Manuel Pérez-Mármol, María del Carmen García-Ríos, Adelaida María Castro-Sánchez, María Encarnación Aguilar-Ferrándiz. Clinical Biomechanics. October 10, 2018. DOI: 10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2018.10.009

Unravelling Fibromyalgia – Steps Towards Individualized Management.

Häuser W, Perrot S, Clauw DJ, Fitzcharles MA. J Pain. 2017 Sep 21. pii: S1526-5900(17)30700-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jpain.2017.08.009.

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