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Pain Research and Treatment
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 950602, 2 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/950602
Editorial

Fibromyalgia as a Disorder Related to Distress and its Therapeutic Implications

1Alan Edwards Centre for Research on Pain, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada H3A 2B2
2Boomershine Wellness Centers and Division of Rheumatology and Immunology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
3McKnight Brain Institute, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
4Section of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, University of Illionois College of Medicine at Peoria, Peoria, IL 61656, USA

Received 16 October 2011; Accepted 16 October 2011

Copyright © 2012 Petra Schweinhardt et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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