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New perspectives in fibromyalgia

This series of articles has not been sponsored. All articles have undergone the journal’s standard peer review process overseen by the Series Editor, with final decisions made by the Editors-in-Chief. The Series Editor and Editors-in-Chief declare no competing interests.

Daniel Clauw

  1. Review

    Review of pharmacological therapies in fibromyalgia syndrome

    This review addresses the current status of drug therapy for the management of fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS) and is based on interdisciplinary FMS management guidelines, meta-analyses of drug trial data, and obs...

    Winfried Häuser, Brian Walitt, Mary-Ann Fitzcharles and Claudia Sommer

    Arthritis Research & Therapy 2014 16:201

    Published on: 17 January 2014

  2. Review

    Animal models of fibromyalgia

    Animal models of disease states are valuable tools for developing new treatments and investigating underlying mechanisms. They should mimic the symptoms and pathology of the disease and importantly be predicti...

    Josimari M DeSantana, Kamilla ML da Cruz and Kathleen A Sluka

    Arthritis Research & Therapy 2013 15:222

    Published on: 5 December 2013

  3. Review

    Beyond pain in fibromyalgia: insights into the symptom of fatigue

    Fatigue is a disabling, multifaceted symptom that is highly prevalent and stubbornly persistent. Although fatigue is a frequent complaint among patients with fibromyalgia, it has not received the same attentio...

    Ann Vincent, Roberto P Benzo, Mary O Whipple, Samantha J McAllister, Patricia J Erwin and Leorey N Saligan

    Arthritis Research & Therapy 2013 15:221

    Published on: 29 November 2013