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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2011, Article ID 178769, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ecam/nep125
Original Article

Influence of Craniosacral Therapy on Anxiety, Depression and Quality of Life in Patients with Fibromyalgia

1La Vega Sanitary District (Andalusian Health Public Service), Department of Physical Therapy, University of Granada, Spain
2Department of Physical Therapy, University of Almería, Spain
3Department of Psychology, University of Granada, Spain
4Department of Neurosciences, University of Almería, Spain
5Department of Nursing and Physical Therapy, University of Almería (UAL), Spain

Received 19 May 2009; Accepted 22 July 2009

Copyright © 2011 Guillermo A. Matarán-Peñarrocha 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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