Table 3

Treatment quality of studies with guided imagery/hypnosis in FMS

Author (Reference)

Treatment content

Treat-ment duration

Manualisa-tion of treatment

Adherence to manual

Therapist training

Client engagement

Sum


Alvarez [23]

Adequate (2)

Reported (1)

Partial (1) *

Partial (1) *

Adequate (2) *

Adequate (1)*

8


Castel [24]

Adequate (2)

Reported (1)

Partial (1)

Inadequate (0)

Inadequate (0)

Inadequate (0)

4


Gr√łndahl [25]

Adequate (2) *

Reported (1)

Adequate (2) *

Partial (1) *

Adequate (2) *

Adequate (1)

9


Haanen [26]

Adequate (2)

Reported (1)

Partial (1)

Inadequate (0)

Inadequate (0)

Inadequate (0)

4


Menziers [27]

Adequate (2)

Reported (1)

Adequate (2)

Adequate (2)

Inadequate (0)

Adequate (1)

8


Rucco [28]

Inadequate (0)

Not reported (0)

Inadequate (0)

Inadequate (0)

Inadequate (0)

Inadequate (0)

0


* Data provided on request

Bernardy et al. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2011 12:133   doi:10.1186/1471-2474-12-133

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