FP Essentials™

Myalgias and Myopathies

Edition #440 | January 2016

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  • Apply the most current criteria to diagnose fibromyalgia.
  • Prescribe effective pharmacotherapy and nonpharmacotherapy treatment when managing fibromyalgia.
  • Promptly initiate steroid treatment for patients with suspected temporal arteritis.
  • Avoid prescribing drugs or drug combinations that can precipitate myopathy.
  • Prevent acute kidney injury by aggressively hydrating patients with rhabdomyolysis.

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