Education Tools - Fibromyalgia

Action for Health: Understanding Fibromyalgia

Includes educational material created by expert NPs to support the education of patients with Fibromyalgia. AANP produced the educational tool through support from Forest Laboratories. Virtual copies of the patient flipchart and a tearsheet handout for patients are available for download as a pdf.

  • UNDERSTANDING FIBROMYALGIA (PDF) - The online version of the fibromyalgia flipchart is available for download. Only the "patient view" version is included.
  • FIBROMYALGIA TEARSHEET (PDF) – This double sided handout is used to reinforce key messages from the flipchart and included space for individualized notes.

AANP Fibromyalgia Resources

The following resources were developed by a NP advisory group convened by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) with funding from Pfizer.

The following fibromyalgia patient survey was developed and funded by Pfizer, Inc., and conducted in collaboration with the National Fibromyalgia & Chronic Pain Association and AANP.

External Fibromyalgia Resources

The following websites include information for patients with fibromyalgia and health-care providers. Inclusion of links does not imply AANP endorsement.

Fibromyalgia-Specific Websites

Fibromyalgia General Information Sheets/Articles