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The A to Z of Fibromyalgia – Scientific Programme

Dear Collegues;

In the contex of  scientific practice  of  Turkish Society of  Medical Rehabilitation, a symposium named “ A to Z of Fibromiyalgia” will take place in February 11, 2017 in Ankara.

Our symposium is free of charge, however, since we can accept only limited number of attendents, please click the link below and make registration until December 2, 2016.



Fitnat Dinçer, MD

President of Turkish Society Medical Rehabilitation


-Date: February 11, 2017, Saturday09:00 am


-Registration: https://form.jotform.com/Buajans/adan-zye-fibromiyalji


– Phone: : 0212 322 71 73  , mobile: 0 533 684 78 96 

The A to Z of Fibromyalgia – Scientific Programme

09:00-09:15 Opening Speech

Fitnat Dinçer

09:15-09:35 Chairpersons: Kenan Tan-Aytül Çakcı

What is fibromyalgia and what isn’t? What kind of a disease is fibromyalgia? Why is it a syndrome? Genetics? Mediators? What are the mechanisms other than pain?

Yeşim Kirazlı

09:40-10:00  Pain in fibromyalgia, which mechanism? Central or peripheric?

Ülkü Akarırmak

10:00-10:15 Break
10:15-10:35 Chairpersons:Kamil Yazıcıoğlu-Pınar Borman

Diagnostic criteria of fibromyalgia from past up today; juvenile and adult

Ayşegül Ketenci

10:40-11:00  What does the latest treatment guideline state? EULAR-2016 revised recommendations for the management of fibromyalgia

Fitnat Dinçer

11:00-11:15 Break
11:15-11:35  Chairpersons:Müfit Akyüz- Bedriye Başkan

 Pharmacological treatment of FMS – rational drug use, features of drugs, the area of use, the effects and adverse effects of the drugs used in FMS

Mehmet Ali Taşkaynatan

11:40-12:00  Non-pharmocological management of FMS: Modalities other than exercise, modalities with high evidence

Özlem Cemeroğlu 

12:00-12:15 Break
12:15-12:35  Chairpersons:Nihal Taş-Alp Çetin

Non-pharmocological management of FMS: Exercise

Burcu Duyur Çakıt  

12:40-13:00  To live and cope with fibromyalgia: Modification of life style, quality of life and diet

Ebru Umay                                

                                     ***Lunch ***