The 2002 Official Patient's Sourcebook on Fibromyalgia by Icon Health Publications

By Icon Health Publications

This sourcebook has been created for sufferers who've determined to make schooling and Internet-based learn an essential component of the remedy strategy. even though it supplies details priceless to medical professionals, caregivers and different well-being pros, it additionally tells sufferers the place and the way to appear for info masking almost all issues with regards to fibromyalgia, from the necessities to the main complex parts of analysis. The identify of this e-book comprises the observe legitimate. This displays the truth that the sourcebook attracts from public, educational, executive, and peer-reviewed learn. chosen readings from quite a few enterprises are reproduced to offer you the various most modern reputable details on hand up to now on fibromyalgia. Following an introductory bankruptcy, the sourcebook is equipped into 3 components. half I: THE necessities; bankruptcy 1. The necessities on Fibromyalgia: guidance; bankruptcy 2. looking information; bankruptcy three. scientific Trials and Fibromyalgia; half II: extra assets AND complicated fabric; bankruptcy four. reports on Fibromyalgia; bankruptcy five. Patents on Fibromyalgia; bankruptcy 6. Books on Fibromyalgia; bankruptcy 7. Multimedia on Fibromyalgia; bankruptcy eight. Periodicals and information on Fibromyalgia; bankruptcy nine. health practitioner directions and Databases; bankruptcy 10. Dissertations on Fibromyalgia; half III. APPENDICES; Appendix A. studying Your medicines; Appendix B. studying substitute drugs; Appendix C. studying nutrients; Appendix D. discovering scientific Libraries; Appendix E. Your Rights and coverage; Appendix F. Fibromyalgia study: demanding situations and possibilities; on-line GLOSSARIES; FIBROMYALGIA word list; INDEX. similar subject matters comprise: Fibromyalgia syndrome, Fibromyositis, Fibrositis, Muscular Rheumatism, Musculoskeletal ache Syndrome, Myofascial soreness syndrome, Myofasical soreness syndrome, Nonarticular rheumatism, Periarticular Fibrositis, Psychogenic rheumatism, Rheumatoid Myositis, stress Myalgia.

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Address the health problem(s) I came with? · Ask me my preferences about different kinds of treatments for fibromyalgia? While board certification is a good measure of a doctor's knowledge, it is possible to receive quality care from doctors who are not board certified. htm. 11 38 Fibromyalgia · Spend enough time with me? Trust your instincts when deciding if the doctor is right for you. But remember, it might take time for the relationship to develop. It takes more than one visit for you and your doctor to get to know each other.

Your search will produce a list of various documents, all of which will relate in some way to fibromyalgia. The drawbacks of this approach are that the information is not organized by theme and that the references are often a mix of information for professionals and patients. Nevertheless, a large number of the listed Web sites provide useful background information. We can only recommend this route, therefore, for relatively rare or specific disorders, or when using highly targeted searches. html.

Your doctor may also have brochures and audio and videotapes that can help you. · After leaving the doctor's office, take responsibility for your care. If you have questions, call. If your symptoms get worse or if you have problems with your medication, call. If you had tests and do not hear from your doctor, call for your test results. If your doctor recommended that you have certain tests, schedule an appointment to get them done. If your doctor said you should see an additional specialist, make an appointment.

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