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141. Mind-body therapies for the treatment of fibromyalgia: a systematic review

Mind-body therapies for the treatment of fibromyalgia: a systematic review Mind-body therapies for the treatment of fibromyalgia: a systematic review Mind-body therapies for the treatment of fibromyalgia: a systematic review Hadhazy V A, Ezzo J, Creamer P, Berman B M Authors' objectives To assess the effectiveness of mind-body therapy(MBT) in people with fibromyalgia syndrome (FM). Searching MEDLINE (from 1966 to 1999), EMBASE, PsycLIT, MANTIS, the Science Citation Index, CAMPAIN, the Cochrane (...) becoming proficient in the mind-body intervention. Authors' conclusions MBT was more effective than waiting-list control or usual treatment for some of the outcomes. There was insufficient evidence for MBT compared with other active treatments. CRD commentary The review question was clear in terms of the intervention and study design. Only participants with fibromyalgia were eligible, but a strict definition of this condition was not one of the eligibility criteria. However, all but one of the RCTs

2000 DARE.

142. Is acupuncture effective in the treatment of fibromyalgia?

Is acupuncture effective in the treatment of fibromyalgia? Is acupuncture effective in the treatment of fibromyalgia? Is acupuncture effective in the treatment of fibromyalgia? Berman B M, Ezzo J, Hadhazy V, Swyers J P Authors' objectives To assess the effectiveness of acupuncture in the treatment of fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS), to report any adverse effects, and to generate hypotheses for future investigation. Searching MEDLINE (from 1966 to 1997), EMBASE, MANTIS, the specialised register (...) of the Cochrane Complementary Medicine Field, the University of Maryland's CAMPAIN database, CISCOM, and the database of the National Institutes of Health Office of Alternative Medicine were searched using the keywords 'acupuncture' and 'fibromyalgia'. The search was supplemented with conference abstracts, citation lists, and letters to pertinent institutions or individuals. Studies reported in any language were considered. Study selection Study designs of evaluations included in the review Randomised

1999 DARE.

143. A meta-analysis of fibromyalgia treatment interventions

A meta-analysis of fibromyalgia treatment interventions A meta-analysis of fibromyalgia treatment interventions A meta-analysis of fibromyalgia treatment interventions Rossy L A, Buckelew S P, Dorr N, Hagglund K J, Thayer J F, McIntosh M J, Hewett J E, Johnson J C Authors' objectives To evaluate and compare the efficacy of pharmacological and non- pharmacological treatments of fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS). Searching The databases searched were: MEDLINE from 1966 to November 1996; PsycINFO from (...) in which at least one treatment group was comprised of adult patients with fibromyalgia were eligible for inclusion. Studies were classified according to the criteria used to diagnose FMS. Outcomes assessed in the review The studies had to report major outcome variables including physical status, self-report of FMS symptoms, psychological status, and/or daily functioning. The studies had to contain sufficient statistical information to calculate the effect size on outcome variables. How were decisions

1999 DARE.

144. Cognitive-educational treatment of fibromyalgia: a randomized clinical trial. II: Economic evaluation

Cognitive-educational treatment of fibromyalgia: a randomized clinical trial. II: Economic evaluation Cognitive-educational treatment of fibromyalgia: a randomized clinical trial. II: Economic evaluation Cognitive-educational treatment of fibromyalgia: a randomized clinical trial. II: Economic evaluation Goossens M E, Rutten-van Molken M P, Leidl R M, Bos S G, Vlaeyen J W, Teeken-Gruben N J 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. Health technology An educational/cognitive intervention (ECO), an educational discussion intervention (EDI) and a waiting list condition (WLC) approach to the treatment of fibromyalgia (FM) were assessed. Type of intervention Treatment. Economic study type Cost-utility analysis. Study population Patients

1996 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

145. Empirical parenteral antibiotic treatment of patients with fibromyalgia and fatigue and a positive serologic result for Lyme disease

Empirical parenteral antibiotic treatment of patients with fibromyalgia and fatigue and a positive serologic result for Lyme disease Empirical parenteral antibiotic treatment of patients with fibromyalgia and fatigue and a positive serologic result for Lyme disease Empirical parenteral antibiotic treatment of patients with fibromyalgia and fatigue and a positive serologic result for Lyme disease Lightfoot R W, Luft B J, Rahn D W, Steere A C, Sigal L H, Zoschke D C, Gardner P, Britton M C (...) , the generalisability of this analysis may be limited to poulations of endemic regions. Bibliographic details Lightfoot R W, Luft B J, Rahn D W, Steere A C, Sigal L H, Zoschke D C, Gardner P, Britton M C, Kaufman R L. Empirical parenteral antibiotic treatment of patients with fibromyalgia and fatigue and a positive serologic result for Lyme disease. Annals of Internal Medicine 1993; 119: 503-509 PubMedID Indexing Status Subject indexing assigned by NLM MeSH Anti-Bacterial Agents /administration & Cost-Benefit

1993 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

146. Electroacupuncture in fibromyalgia: results of a controlled trial. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Electroacupuncture in fibromyalgia: results of a controlled trial. To determine the efficacy of electroacupuncture in patients with fibromyalgia, a syndrome of unknown origin causing diffuse musculoskeletal pain.Three weeks' randomised study with blinded patients and evaluating physician.University divisions of physical medicine and rehabilitation and rheumatology, Geneva.70 patients (54 women) referred to the division for fibromyalgia as defined by the American College of Rheumatology.Patients (...) the groups were significant for five of the eight outcome measures after treatment.Electroacupuncture is effective in relieving symptoms of fibromyalgia. Its potential in long term management should now be studied.

1992 BMJ Controlled trial quality: uncertain