Fibromyalgia diagnosis and management in general practice

Kathryn Connelly, Emma Guymer, Geoffrey Littlejohn

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Fibromyalgia syndrome is a prevalent and high-impact condition, characterised by a phenotype of widespread pain, fatigue, sleep disturbance and cognitive problems. A safe and accurate diagnostic approach, with exclusion of clinically important mimics, and an individualised multimodal framework for management are essential to optimising the care and outcomes of patients in the primary care setting.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)33-40
Number of pages8
JournalMedicine Today
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 1 Aug 2018
Externally publishedYes

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