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1. Impact of herbs and dietary supplements in patients with fibromyalgia: a protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Impact of herbs and dietary supplements in patients with fibromyalgia: a protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content

2020 PROSPERO

2. Alexithymia and fibromyalgia: a systematic review

Alexithymia and fibromyalgia: a systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith

2020 PROSPERO

3. Effects of mind-body interventions on sleep quality in women with fibromyalgia

Effects of mind-body interventions on sleep quality in women with fibromyalgia Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email

2020 PROSPERO

4. Flexibility exercise training for adults with fibromyalgia. (Abstract)

Flexibility exercise training for adults with fibromyalgia. Exercise training is commonly recommended for adults with fibromyalgia. We defined flexibility exercise training programs as those involving movements of a joint or a series of joints, through complete range of motion, thus targeting major muscle-tendon units. This review is one of a series of reviews updating the first review published in 2002.To evaluate the benefits and harms of flexibility exercise training in adults (...) trials.We included randomized trials (RCTs) including adults diagnosed with fibromyalgia based on published criteria. Major outcomes were health-related quality of life (HRQoL), pain intensity, stiffness, fatigue, physical function, trial withdrawals, and adverse events.Two review authors independently selected articles for inclusion, extracted data, performed 'Risk of bias' assessments, and assessed the certainty of the body of evidence for major outcomes using the GRADE approach. All discrepancies

2019 Cochrane

5. Low-Level Laser Therapy for Fibromyalgia: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis (Abstract)

Low-Level Laser Therapy for Fibromyalgia: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Fibromyalgia is a chronic disorder characterized by widespread pain and tenderness. Low-level laser therapy (LLLT), an emerging nonpharmacological treatment, has been used for relieving musculoskeletal or neuropathic pain.The objective of this review and meta-analysis was to determine the efficacy of LLLT on patients with fibromyalgia.This study involved systematic review and quantitative meta-analysis of published (...) randomized controlled trials (RCTs).This study examined all RCTs evaluating the effect of LLLT on fibromyalgia.We performed a systematic review and meta-analysis of RCTs evaluating the effect of LLLT on patients with fibromyalgia. PubMed, EMBASE, and the Cochrane Library were searched for articles published before August 2018. RCTs meeting our selection criteria were included. The methodological quality of the RCTs was evaluated according to the Cochrane risk-for-bias method. Review Manager version 5.3

2019 EvidenceUpdates

6. Mixed exercise training for adults with fibromyalgia. (Abstract)

Mixed exercise training for adults with fibromyalgia. Exercise training is commonly recommended for individuals with fibromyalgia. This review is one of a series of reviews about exercise training for fibromyalgia that will replace the review titled "Exercise for treating fibromyalgia syndrome", which was first published in 2002.To evaluate the benefits and harms of mixed exercise training protocols that include two or more types of exercise (aerobic, resistance, flexibility) for adults (...) with fibromyalgia against control (treatment as usual, wait list control), non exercise (e.g. biofeedback), or other exercise (e.g. mixed versus flexibility) interventions.Specific comparisons involving mixed exercise versus other exercises (e.g. resistance, aquatic, aerobic, flexibility, and whole body vibration exercises) were not assessed.We searched the Cochrane Library, MEDLINE, Embase, the Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature (CINAHL), Thesis and Dissertations Abstracts, the Allied

2019 Cochrane

7. Acupuncture therapy for fibromyalgia: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Full Text available with Trip Pro

Acupuncture therapy for fibromyalgia: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Fibromyalgia (FM) can cause chronic widespread pain and seriously affect the quality of patient lives. Acupuncture therapy is widely used for pain management. However, the effect of acupuncture on FM is still uncertain. The aim of this review was to determine the effect and safety of acupuncture therapy on the pain intensity and quality of life in patients with FM.We searched PubMed

2019 EvidenceUpdates

8. An experimental randomized study on the analgesic effects of pharmaceutical-grade cannabis in chronic pain patients with fibromyalgia Full Text available with Trip Pro

An experimental randomized study on the analgesic effects of pharmaceutical-grade cannabis in chronic pain patients with fibromyalgia In this experimental randomized placebo-controlled 4-way crossover trial, we explored the analgesic effects of inhaled pharmaceutical-grade cannabis in 20 chronic pain patients with fibromyalgia. We tested 4 different cannabis varieties with exact knowledge on their [INCREMENT]-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD) content: Bedrocan (22.4-mg THC, <1-mg

2019 EvidenceUpdates

9. Whole body vibration on fibromyalgia: is there any evidence to support clinical practice?

Whole body vibration on fibromyalgia: is there any evidence to support clinical practice? Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web address: Timing

2019 PROSPERO

10. Effectiveness of conservative therapy on pain and function related to fibromyalgia: a systematic review

Effectiveness of conservative therapy on pain and function related to fibromyalgia: a systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web

2019 PROSPERO

11. Comparison of efficacy between duloxetine and amitriptyline in the treatment of fibromyalgia: an overview of systematic reviews

Comparison of efficacy between duloxetine and amitriptyline in the treatment of fibromyalgia: an overview of systematic reviews Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne

2019 PROSPERO

12. Systematic review of the psychosocial risk factors in the development of fibromyalgia in adults

Systematic review of the psychosocial risk factors in the development of fibromyalgia in adults Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web address

2019 PROSPERO

13. A systematic review of the bi-directional association of fibromyalgia and functional gastrointestinal disorders(FGID).

A systematic review of the bi-directional association of fibromyalgia and functional gastrointestinal disorders(FGID). Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any

2019 PROSPERO

14. The effectiveness of Tai-chi for fibromyalgia: a systematic review and meta-analysis

The effectiveness of Tai-chi for fibromyalgia: a systematic review and meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites

2019 PROSPERO

15. Effectiveness of invasive techniques in patients with fibromyalgia: systematic review and meta-analysis

Effectiveness of invasive techniques in patients with fibromyalgia: systematic review and meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files

2019 PROSPERO

16. Catechol-O-methyltransferase gene polymorphisms and fibromyalgia: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Catechol-O-methyltransferase gene polymorphisms and fibromyalgia: a systematic review and meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files

2019 PROSPERO

17. Therapeutic benefit of balneotherapy in treating fibromyalgia syndrome: an updated meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Therapeutic benefit of balneotherapy in treating fibromyalgia syndrome: an updated meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any

2019 PROSPERO

18. Pool-based exercise for amelioration of pain in individuals with fibromyalgia syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Pool-based exercise for amelioration of pain in individuals with fibromyalgia syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any

2019 PROSPERO

19. Effectiveness of interdisciplinary health education programs for individuals with fibromyalgia

Effectiveness of interdisciplinary health education programs for individuals with fibromyalgia Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external

2019 PROSPERO

20. The incidence and prevalence of chronic pain and psychiatric comorbidities in fibromyalgia and temporomandibular disorders: a systematic review

The incidence and prevalence of chronic pain and psychiatric comorbidities in fibromyalgia and temporomandibular disorders: a systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content

2019 PROSPERO