Fibromyalgia

We conducted a randomized controlled study to evaluate the effect of hyperbaric oxygen (HBO) therapy in FMS... There was a significant reduction in tender points and VAS scores and a significant increase in pain threshold of the HBO group after the first and fifteenth therapy sessions.

- S ̧ YILDIZ1, MZ KIRALP1, A AKIN1, I KESKIN1, H AY1, H DURSUN1 AND M CIMSIT2
1GATA Haydarpas ̧a Military Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey;
2Istanbul University Medical Faculty, Istanbul, Turkey

A New Treatment Modality for Fibromyalgia Syndrome: Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy