Online article CPD Activity: Fibromyalgia: A Clinical Review
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:
- Describe how epidemiology and pathology of fibromyalgia.
- Describe the criteria for diagnosis of fibromyalgia.
- 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.