Fibromyalgia Rapid Screening Tool (FiRST)

Perrot S; Bouhassira D

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Distributed by Mapi Research Trust

Basic description

Developed in 2010


Perrot S; Bouhassira D

FiRST© Serge Perrot, Didier Bouhassira, REDAR, 2010. All rights reserved
Screening tool developed for the detection of fibromyalgia syndrome in patients with diffuse chronic pain
Therapeutic area
  • Nervous System Diseases
  • Musculoskeletal Diseases
Therapeutic indication


Type of Clinical Outcome Assessment (COA)
  • pro PRO
Original language(s)
  • English for the UK
  • French for France
Bibliographic reference(s) of the original questionnaire

Perrot S, Bouhassira D, Fermanian J. Development and validation of the Fibromyalgia Rapid Screening Tool (FiRST). Pain. 2010 Aug;150(2):250-6 (PubMed abstract)

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Perrot S; Bouhassira D

Prof. Serge Perrot
Service de Médecine Interne et Thérapeutique
Hôpital Hôtel Dieu
1 Place du Parvis Notre Dame
75004 PARIS
Phone: +33 1 42 34 84 49
E-mail: serge.perrot@htd.aphp.fr

Perrot Serge publications (PubMed)


Dr. Didier Bouhassira
« Pathophysiology and Clinical Pharmacology of Pain »
Centre d’Evaluation et de Traitement de la Douleur
Hôpital Ambroise Paré
9, Avenue Charles de Gaulle
92100 Boulogne-Billancourt
Phone: +33 1 49 09 45 56
Fax: +33 1 49 09 44 35
E-mail: didier.bouhassira@inserm.fr

Bouhassira D publications (PubMed)

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Original language(s)

  • English for the UK
  • French for France


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Bibliographic reference of the Turkish translation:

Celiker et al. Reliability and validity of the Turkish version of the fibromyalgia rapid screening tool (FiRST). J. Phys. Ther. Sci. 29:340–344, 2017 (Full text article)

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