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181. Imipramine for neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults [Cochrane Protocol]

Imipramine for neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults [Cochrane Protocol] 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 and effect

2013 PROSPERO

182. The effectiveness of exercise or antioxidants in the management of fatigue in fibromyalgia (FMS)

The effectiveness of exercise or antioxidants in the management of fatigue in fibromyalgia (FMS) 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

2013 PROSPERO

183. Small benefit from cognitive behavioural therapies for fibromyalgia

Small benefit from cognitive behavioural therapies for fibromyalgia Small benefit from cognitive behavioural therapies for fibromyalgia | Cochrane Primary Care Trusted evidence. Informed decisions. Better health. Enter terms Small benefit from cognitive behavioural therapies for fibromyalgia Cochrane Trusted evidence. Informed decisions. Better health. Copyright © 2019 The Cochrane Collaboration | | We use cookies to improve your experience on our site.

2013 Cochrane PEARLS

184. Randomised controlled trial: Telephone-based cognitive-behavioural therapy and a structured exercise programme are effective for chronic widespread pain (fibromyalgia)

Randomised controlled trial: Telephone-based cognitive-behavioural therapy and a structured exercise programme are effective for chronic widespread pain (fibromyalgia) Telephone-based cognitive-behavioural therapy and a structured exercise programme are effective for chronic widespread pain (fibromyalgia) | BMJ Evidence-Based Medicine We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn (...) are effective for chronic widespread pain (fibromyalgia) Article Text Therapeutics Randomised controlled trial Telephone-based cognitive-behavioural therapy and a structured exercise programme are effective for chronic widespread pain (fibromyalgia) Kurt Kroenke Correspondence to : Kurt Kroenke Indiana University School of Medicine, 1050 Wishard Blvd, Regenstrief Institute, 5th Floor, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA; kkroenke{at}regenstrief.org Statistics from Altmetric.com Commentary on: McBeth J

2013 Evidence-Based Medicine

185. The cost-effectiveness of pregabalin in the treatment of fibromyalgia: US perspective

The cost-effectiveness of pregabalin in the treatment of fibromyalgia: US perspective The cost-effectiveness of pregabalin in the treatment of fibromyalgia: US perspective The cost-effectiveness of pregabalin in the treatment of fibromyalgia: US perspective Lloyd A, Boomershine CS, Choy EH, Chandran A, Zlateva G Record Status This is a critical abstract of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED. Each abstract contains a brief summary of the methods, the results (...) and conclusions followed by a detailed critical assessment on the reliability of the study and the conclusions drawn. CRD summary The study examined the cost-effectiveness of pregabalin for treatment of severe fibromyalgia compared with placebo, duloxetine, milnacipran, gabapentin, tramadol and amitriptyline. The authors concluded that pregabalin was more beneficial and less expensive than the other available treatments for severe fibromyalgia, except when compared to amitriptyline. The study used valid

2012 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

186. Effect of pregabalin on sleep in patients with fibromyalgia and sleep maintenance disturbance: a randomized, placebo-controlled, 2-way crossover polysomnography study Full Text available with Trip Pro

Effect of pregabalin on sleep in patients with fibromyalgia and sleep maintenance disturbance: a randomized, placebo-controlled, 2-way crossover polysomnography study To assess the effect of pregabalin on polysomnographic (PSG) measures of sleep and patient-rated sleep, tiredness, and pain in fibromyalgia patients.We performed a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, 2-period crossover PSG study. Patients ages ≥18 years with fibromyalgia satisfied subjective and objective sleep (...) score improved (decreased) with pregabalin versus placebo treatment at all 4 weeks (week 4 difference: -0.52 [95% CI -0.90, -0.14]; P = 0.0084). Modest (ρ = <0.3) but significant correlations were found between PSG sleep assessments and ratings of pain and sleep quality. Frequently reported all-causality adverse events (pregabalin versus placebo) were: dizziness (30.4% versus 9.9%), somnolence (20.5% versus 4.5%), and headache (8.9% versus 8.1%).Patients with fibromyalgia treated with pregabalin had

2012 EvidenceUpdates Controlled trial quality: predicted high

187. Phenytoin for neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Phenytoin for neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults. Antiepileptic drugs have been used in pain management since the 1960s; some have shown efficacy in treating different neuropathic pain conditions. Phenytoin is an established antiepileptic drug that has been used occasionally to treat intractable trigeminal neuralgia.To assess the analgesic efficacy and adverse effects of the antiepileptic drug phenytoin in neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia.We searched the Cochrane Central Register (...) quality.We did not identify any studies that satisfied the inclusion criteria.This review uncovered no evidence of sufficient quality to support the use of phenytoin in chronic neuropathic pain or fibromyalgia.

2012 Cochrane

188. Clonazepam for neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Clonazepam for neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults. Antiepileptic drugs have been used in pain management since the 1960s; some have shown efficacy in treating different neuropathic pain conditions. Clonazepam, a benzodiazepine, is an established antiepileptic drug, but its place in the treatment of neuropathic pain is unclear.To assess the analgesic efficacy and adverse effects of the antiepileptic drug clonazepam in neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia.We searched the Cochrane Central (...) of study quality.We did not identify any studies that satisfied the inclusion criteria.This review uncovered no evidence of sufficient quality to support the use of clonazepam in chronic neuropathic pain or fibromyalgia.

2012 Cochrane

189. Monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs) for fibromyalgia syndrome. (Abstract)

Monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs) for fibromyalgia syndrome. Fibromyalgia (FM) syndrome is a chronic condition of unknown aetiology characterised by musculoskeletal pain that often co-exists with sleep disturbance, cognitive dysfunction and fatigue. Patients often report high disability levels and poor quality of life. Since there is no specific treatment that alters the pathogenesis of FM, drug therapy focuses on pain reduction and improvement of other bothersome symptoms.The objective

2012 Cochrane

190. Multicomponent cognitive-behavioral group therapy with hypnosis for the treatment of fibromyalgia: long-term outcome (Abstract)

Multicomponent cognitive-behavioral group therapy with hypnosis for the treatment of fibromyalgia: long-term outcome This study compared the efficacy of 2 psychological treatments for fibromyalgia with each other and with standard care. Ninety-three patients with fibromyalgia (FM) were randomly assigned to 1 of the 3 experimental conditions: 1) multicomponent cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT); 2) multicomponent CBT with hypnosis; and 3) pharmacological treatment (standard care control group (...) in a multicomponent cognitive-behavioral group treatment of fibromyalgia patients. Also, this research showed that by adding hypnosis the length of treatment did not increase.Copyright © 2012 American Pain Society. Published by Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.

2012 EvidenceUpdates Controlled trial quality: uncertain

191. Cognitive behavioral therapy for the treatment of juvenile fibromyalgia: a multisite, single-blind, randomized, controlled clinical trial Full Text available with Trip Pro

Cognitive behavioral therapy for the treatment of juvenile fibromyalgia: a multisite, single-blind, randomized, controlled clinical trial Juvenile fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS) is a chronic musculoskeletal pain disorder in children and adolescents for which there are no evidence-based treatments. The objective of this multisite, single-blind, randomized clinical trial was to test whether cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) was superior to fibromyalgia (FM) education in reducing functional

2012 EvidenceUpdates Controlled trial quality: predicted high

192. Cost effectiveness of duloxetine in the treatment of fibromyalgia in the United States

Cost effectiveness of duloxetine in the treatment of fibromyalgia in the United States Cost effectiveness of duloxetine in the treatment of fibromyalgia in the United States Cost effectiveness of duloxetine in the treatment of fibromyalgia in the United States Beard SM, Roskell N, Le TK, Zhao Y, Coleman A, Ang D, Lawson K Record Status This is a critical abstract of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED. Each abstract contains a brief summary of the methods (...) , the results and conclusions followed by a detailed critical assessment on the reliability of the study and the conclusions drawn. CRD summary This study assessed the cost-effectiveness of duloxetine for the treatment of moderate-to-severe pain from fibromyalgia. It focused on the best position for duloxetine in the treatment sequence. The authors concluded that adding duloxetine to the treatment sequence for fibromyalgia was cost-effective, particularly when it was the second-line treatment after

2012 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

193. The use of Yoga for the Treatment of Fibromyalgia in Adult Women

The use of Yoga for the Treatment of Fibromyalgia in Adult Women "The use of Yoga for the Treatment of Fibromyalgia in Adult Women" by Jason L. Johnston < > > > > > Title Author Date of Graduation Summer 8-11-2012 Degree Type Capstone Project Degree Name Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies First Advisor Saje Davis-Risen, PA-C, MS Second Advisor Annjanette Sommers PA-C, MS Rights . Abstract Background: Fibromyalgia (FM) is a somewhat poorly understood and controversial pain syndrome (...) effecting approximately 5 million persons in the United States. The pathophysiology of fibromyalgia is not completely understood and traditional therapy includes pharmacologic agents of mixed effectiveness. Method: An exhaustive literature search was conducted using Medline, CINAHL, PsychINFO, EBMR multifile, and Web of Science using the search terms fibromyalgia, yoga, treatment, and adult. Reference lists from identified articles were also reviewed for additional studies. Two studies met the criteria

2012 Pacific University EBM Capstone Project

194. Is massage therapy beneficial in fibromyalgia? A systematic review

Is massage therapy beneficial in 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 address: Timing and effect measures

2012 PROSPERO

195. Management of fibromyalgia: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials

Management of fibromyalgia: a systematic review 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. 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

2012 PROSPERO

196. [Physiotherapy and physical therapies for fibromyalgia syndrome: systematic review, meta-analysis and guideline]

[Physiotherapy and physical therapies for fibromyalgia syndrome: systematic review, meta-analysis and guideline] Untitled Document The CRD Databases will not be available from 08:00 BST on Friday 4th October until 08:00 BST on Monday 7th October for essential maintenance. We apologise for any inconvenience.

2012 DARE.

197. Ten sessions of adjunctive left prefrontal rTMS significantly reduces fibromyalgia pain: a randomized, controlled pilot study Full Text available with Trip Pro

Ten sessions of adjunctive left prefrontal rTMS significantly reduces fibromyalgia pain: a randomized, controlled pilot study Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) of the prefrontal cortex can cause changes in acute pain perception. Several weeks of daily left prefrontal TMS has been shown to treat depression. We recruited 20 patients with fibromyalgia, defined by American College of Rheumatology criteria, and randomized them to receive 4000 pulses at 10 Hz TMS (n=10), or sham TMS (n=10 (...) ) treatment for 10 sessions over 2 weeks along with their standard medications, which were fixed and stable for at least 4 weeks before starting sessions. Subjects recorded daily pain, mood, and activity. Blinded raters assessed pain, mood, functional status, and tender points weekly with the Brief Pain Inventory, Hamilton Depression Rating Scale, and Fibromyalgia Impact Questionnaire. No statistically significant differences between groups were observed. Patients who received active TMS had a mean 29

2011 EvidenceUpdates Controlled trial quality: uncertain

198. Systematic review: Placebo response in drug trials of fibromyalgia syndrome and painful peripheral diabetic neuropathy-magnitude and patient-related predictors (Abstract)

Systematic review: Placebo response in drug trials of fibromyalgia syndrome and painful peripheral diabetic neuropathy-magnitude and patient-related predictors The magnitude of placebo response and its predictors in fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS) and painful peripheral diabetic neuropathy (DPN) had not been studied. We performed a systematic review by searching MEDLINE, CENTRAL, SCOPUS, and the databases of the U.S. National Institutes of Health and the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers

2011 EvidenceUpdates

199. Effect of intravenous lidocaine associated with amitriptyline on pain relief and plasma serotonin, norepinephrine, and dopamine concentrations in fibromyalgia. (Abstract)

Effect of intravenous lidocaine associated with amitriptyline on pain relief and plasma serotonin, norepinephrine, and dopamine concentrations in fibromyalgia. The objective of this study was to evaluate the effect of intravenous lidocaine combined with amitriptyline on pain relief and plasma serotonin, norepinephrine, and dopamine levels.A prospective, randomized, double-blind comparative study was conducted in 30 patients. All patients received 25 mg amitriptyline; monotherapy group (n=15 (...) or plasma serotonin, norepinephrine, or dopamine concentrations in fibromyalgia patients.

2011 EvidenceUpdates Controlled trial quality: uncertain

200. Systematic review of the comparative effectiveness of antiepileptic drugs for fibromyalgia (Abstract)

Systematic review of the comparative effectiveness of antiepileptic drugs for fibromyalgia Fibromyalgia is a difficult-to-treat chronic pain syndrome that affects 2% of the US population. Pregabalin is an antiepileptic recently FDA approved for fibromyalgia treatment. Other antiepileptics have been suggested for treatment. This systematic review examines the relative benefits and harms of antiepileptic drugs in the treatment of fibromyalgia. A literature search was conducted and 8 studies (...) or harmful than the other, although limited evidence suggests potential differences. Future studies must directly compare the drugs, include a more broadly defined population, examine long term benefits and harms, and include cointerventions. We conclude that pregabalin and gabapentin are modestly effective for the treatment of fibromyalgia but that their long-term safety and efficacy remain unknown.This systematic review evaluates the benefits and harms of using the antiepileptic drugs gabapentin

2011 EvidenceUpdates