fibromyalgia impact questionnaire


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fibromyalgia impact questionnaire

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FIQ

A 21-item self-reported questionnaire used to assess the current health status of women diagnosed with fibromyalgia syndrome.
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The researchers interviewed each participant, reported their characteristics data, examined the tender points, and scoring the Revised Fibromyalgia Impact Questionnaire (FIQR).13-15 A venous blood sample (5 ml) was obtained from each participant from the antecubital region in the morning after overnight fasting.
BMI = body mass index; BP = blood pressure; FIQ = fibromyalgia impact questionnaire; HADS = hospital anxiety and depression scale; MFI = multidimensional fatigue inventory; PDI = pain disability index; PPT = pressure pain thresholds (mean of 8 sites); SF36 = Short Form Health Survey 36, physical (PSC) and mental summary components (MSC); SNRI = serotonin and noradrenaline reuptake inhibitor; SSRI = selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor; TAC = tricyclic antidepressant; 6MWT = 6-min walk test; VAS = visual analogue scale.
Sadosky, "Minimal clinically important difference in the fibromyalgia impact questionnaire," Journal of Rheumatology, vol.
The Fibromyalgia Impact Questionnaire (FIQ) (11) was used to monitor quality of life throughout the study, and notable results were observed.
Researchers based results on changes in the Fibromyalgia Impact Questionnaire, which has results ranging from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more severe symptoms.
and European studies have shown its effectiveness over placebo in pain reduction after 1 week, as well as with pain, fatigue, and cognition at 15 weeks, and with overall response [including use of the Fibromyalgia Impact Questionnaire (FIQ) total score] of FMS at 3 months.
Se evaluo mediante los 10 items de la adaptacion espanola del Fibromyalgia Impact Questionnaire (Buckhardt et al., 1991; Garcia y cols., 2001), utilizada habitualmente en la investigacion en fibromialgia como indicador de capacidad funcional de los pacientes (Franks, Cronan y Oliver, 2004).
The Fibromyalgia Impact Questionnaire (FIQ) was also completed one week before intervention and four to six weeks afterwards.
5.5; P = .05), and the total fibromyalgia impact questionnaire (65 vs.
Efficacy was measured as mean change from lead-in baseline to week 55 in pain recall scores, in Patient Global Impression of Change (PGIC) Scale scores, and in total Fibromyalgia Impact Questionnaire (FIQ) scores.
The analysis revealed a positive effect on physical status (including tender-point index, grip strength, and physician global rating of pain symptoms), fibromyalgia symptoms (including self-reported fatigue and pain using visual analog scales), and psychological status (including measurements of the Hamilton Depression and Anxiety Scales), with no effect on daily functioning (including outcome measures such as the Fibromyalgia Impact Questionnaire [FIQ]) (LOE: 2, with heterogeneous studies).