The Relationship of Fibromyalgia Syndrome with Neuropathic Pain, Quality of Life and Emotional Status in Male Traumatic Lower Limb Amputees


Akyol Y., Tander B. , Goktepe A. S. , Safaz I., Kuru O., Tan A. K.

JOURNAL OF MUSCULOSKELETAL PAIN, vol.20, no.2, pp.87-94, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 20 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.3109/10582452.2012.673548
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF MUSCULOSKELETAL PAIN
  • Page Numbers: pp.87-94

Abstract

Objective: The aim of this study was to evaluate the presence of fibromyalgia syndrome [FMS] in male traumatic lower limb amputees [LLAs] and to determine the relationship between FMS clinical findings and neuropathic pain [NeP], quality of life [QOL], and emotional status in LLAs with FMS.