Article- Fibromyalgia: A clinical review

Overview

Online article CPD Activity: Fibromyalgia: A Clinical Review

3 CEUs.

3CEUs

Purchase access to the questionnaire on this open access journal article. You will be required to read the article and answer multiple choice questions related to the article (you must get 70% and above to qualify for the 3 CEUs).   ** This article is available for purchase separately here, OR alternatively it is included in the Coffee Club CPD bundle: Treatment of the Hemiplegic Hand, available here:https://theotlink.com/courses/article-fibromyalgia-a-clinical-review/

R200.00

Description

Online article CPD Activity: Fibromyalgia: A Clinical Review

 

3 CEUs.

Citation:

Clauw DJ. Fibromyalgia: A Clinical Review. JAMA. 2014;311(15):1547–1555. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.3266

Objectives of this course:

On completion of this CPD activity, the participant will be able to:

  1. Describe how epidemiology and pathology of fibromyalgia.
  2. Describe the criteria for diagnosis of fibromyalgia.
  3. Explain the treatment options for fibromyalgia.

Summary of the article:

This article reviews the literature from1955 to 2014 on fibromyalgia regarding epidemiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis and treatment. Fibromyalgia and other “centralized” pain states are better understood now. Effective treatment for fibromyalgia is presented.

You have until 31st December 2020 to complete this task.