Dynamic Chiropractic - June 15, 1998, Volume 16, Issue 13|
Fibromyalgia Syndrome: Must-Have Resources for the Chiropractor and Their Patients, Part II
by Darryl Curl, DDS, DC
Resources, Guides, Handbooks and MoreFibromyalgia syndrome (FS) is a clinical entity brimming with fascination. One of the first discoveries made by the student of FS is that the available fibromyalgia syndrome literature is quite vast. Therefore, finding pertinent FS literature can be a daunting task.
Fortunately, the Los Angeles College of Chiropractic library has compiled one of the most complete collections of FS materials for the doctor and their patients, friends and family. No matter what your interest in fibromyalgia syndrome is, you are sure to find what you need.
Clinical Characteristics and GuidesDo you want more information about the clinical aspects of fibromyalgia syndrome? Here are some examples:
If you are interested, ask the LACC librarian for the Clinical Characteristics and Guides section.
Diagnostic and Management ResourcesDo you want to know more about the early clues of fibromyalgia syndrome, the FS workup, or the management of the FS patient?
Ask the LACC librarian for the Diagnostic and Management section from the fibromyalgia collection.
Fibromyalgia Syndrome TutorialDo you want to take a home-study course about the management of the FS patient? If so, ask the LACC librarian for the FS Tutorial section.
Patient HandbooksAre your patients asking for information about FS? The LACC librarian has just what you need. Ask for the Patient Handbook section.
Interesting Scientific ArticlesThinking of new ways to treat fibromyalgia syndrome? Want to know what others have done? If so, ask the LACC librarian for the Interesting Scientific Articles section.
Catalogues, Videos, Books and Newsletters
Online ResourcesAre you a cyberdoc? Do you have Internet access? If so, ask the LACC librarian for the Online Resources section.
Support GroupsMany of your FS patients will benefit from support groups! Ask the LACC librarian to send you the Support Groups section.
Listserve ResourcesStay on the forefront of management for the FS patient. Ask the LACC librarian to send you the Listserve Resources section.
How to Contact the LACC LibraryLos Angeles College of Chiropractic
16200 East Amber Valley Drive
Whittier, CA 90609
Tel: (562) 947-8755, ext. 235
Fax: (562) 947-5724
What's AheadNext month, we will discuss some of the clinical characteristics of fibromyalgia syndrome. Stay tuned!
Darryl Curl, DDS, DC