Search for dissertations about: "fibromyalgia"

Showing result 21 - 25 of 60 swedish dissertations containing the word fibromyalgia.

  1. 21. The pain profile in fibromyalgia : Painomic studies of pain characteristics and proteins in blood

    Author : Karin Wåhlén; Bijar Ghafouri; Björn Gerdle; Mika Gustafsson; Manuela Schmidt; Linköpings universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Chronic widespread pain (CWP), including fibromyalgia (FM), is a complex pain condition, where little is known about the molecular mechanisms contributing to its pathophysiology. To date, there are no established biomarkers for CWP/FM. READ MORE

  2. 22. Low back pain and widespread pain in primary health care: Early access to physical therapy, treatment and prognostic factors

    Author : Lena Margareta Nordeman; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : Low back pain; widespread pain; fibromyalgia; physical therapy; primary health care; exercise therapy; education; early access; outcome assessment; prognostic factors;

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  3. 23. Women's experiences of living with fibromyalgia : Struggling for dignity

    Author : Siv Söderberg; Umeå Universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

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  4. 24. Meanings of women's experiences of living with fibromyalgia

    Author : Päivi Juuso; Luleå tekniska universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Nursing; Omvårdnad;

    Abstract : The overall aim of this doctoral thesis was to describe meanings of women’s experiences of living with fibromyalgia (FM), a chronic pain syndrome that mainly affects women in middle age. From the overall aim, specific aims were formulated; meanings of pain for women with FM (I), meanings of being received and met by others as experienced by women with FM (II), meanings of feeling well for women with FM (III), and women with FM’s experiences of associations (IV). READ MORE

  5. 25. Getting close with discomfort : exposure therapy for fibromyalgia

    Author : Maria Hedman-Lagerlöf; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : Background: Fibromyalgia (FM) is a common and debilitating disorder for which there are currently no treatments available that are satisfyingly effective. Cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) might be a promising treatment option, but most CBT studies—evaluating various multi-component protocols—have rendered mixed results. READ MORE