Poster Session
Issue Date: July 01, 2017
Published Online: August 07, 2017
Updated: June 13, 2018
Fibromyalgia: Patients’ Perspectives of Quality of Life and Occupation
Article Information
Musculoskeletal Impairments / Assessment/Measurement
Poster Session   |   July 01, 2017
Fibromyalgia: Patients’ Perspectives of Quality of Life and Occupation
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 2017, Vol. 71, 7111500042. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2017.71S1-PO4041
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 2017, Vol. 71, 7111500042. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2017.71S1-PO4041
Abstract

Date Presented 3/31/2017

This qualitative study based on grounded theory explored patients’ perspectives on quality of life and occupations of people with fibromyalgia via online open-ended questions on SurveyMonkey. Results show patients defined quality of life as participation in occupations.

Primary Author and Speaker: Meredith Sullivan

Additional Authors and Speakers: Erica Smith, Shari Roddenberry

Contributing Authors: Barbara Kornblau, Debora Oliveira