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Subjective Experiences and Sensitivities in Women with Fibromyalgia: A Quantitative and Comparative Study, 2018, Héron et al

Discussion in 'Fibromyalgia and Connective Tissue Disorders' started by Andy, Jun 2, 2018.

  1. Andy

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    Open access at https://www.hindawi.com/journals/prm/2018/8269564/
     
  2. Hutan

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    The authors are French, and the English isn't quite right in places. But I suspect this was unintentionally accurate:

     
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    I rather enjoyed the 'rebel' migraines and 'precocious' strategies too. I love unexpected use of words.

    But looking at the content of the paper, I wonder how much the Fibro patients reporting of more difficulties in childhood might be an artefact of having a poorly understood condition and having had other doctors digging into their past and pushing them to frame their illness in that way.
     
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    The conclusion:
    Translation: Find someone cheap with a blue cardigan and kind smile to chat with these patients, and keep them well away from real doctors and expensive tests.
     

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