K P White

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Ontario
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Classification, epidemiology, and natural history of fibromyalgia
    K P White
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, K289, 268 Grosvenor Street, P O Box 5777, London, Ontario N6A 4V2, Canada
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 5:320-9. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Does the label "fibromyalgia" alter health status, function, and health service utilization? A prospective, within-group comparison in a community cohort of adults with chronic widespread pain
    Kevin P White
    University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Arthritis Rheum 47:260-5. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint The London Fibromyalgia Epidemiology Study: comparing the demographic and clinical characteristics in 100 random community cases of fibromyalgia versus controls
    K P White
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    J Rheumatol 26:1577-85. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Testing an instrument to screen for fibromyalgia syndrome in general population studies: the London Fibromyalgia Epidemiology Study Screening Questionnaire
    K P White
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    J Rheumatol 26:880-4. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint The London Fibromyalgia Epidemiology Study: direct health care costs of fibromyalgia syndrome in London, Canada
    K P White
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    J Rheumatol 26:885-9. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Perspectives on posttraumatic fibromyalgia: a random survey of Canadian general practitioners, orthopedists, physiatrists, and rheumatologists
    K P White
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    J Rheumatol 27:790-6. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint The London Fibromyalgia Epidemiology Study: the prevalence of fibromyalgia syndrome in London, Ontario
    K P White
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    J Rheumatol 26:1570-6. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Co-existence of chronic fatigue syndrome with fibromyalgia syndrome in the general population. A controlled study
    K P White
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    Scand J Rheumatol 29:44-51. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint A general population study of fibromyalgia tender points in noninstitutionalized adults with chronic widespread pain
    K P White
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Rheumatol 27:2677-82. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Lumbar pannus presenting as cauda equina syndrome in a patient with longstanding rheumatoid arthritis
    K P White
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    J Rheumatol 28:627-30. 2001

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Classification, epidemiology, and natural history of fibromyalgia
    K P White
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, K289, 268 Grosvenor Street, P O Box 5777, London, Ontario N6A 4V2, Canada
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 5:320-9. 2001
    ..Claims that the FM label itself causes illness behavior and increased dependence on the medical system also are not supported by existing research. This article reviews the classification, epidemiology, and natural history of FM...
  2. ncbi request reprint Does the label "fibromyalgia" alter health status, function, and health service utilization? A prospective, within-group comparison in a community cohort of adults with chronic widespread pain
    Kevin P White
    University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Arthritis Rheum 47:260-5. 2002
    ..To determine if assigning the label of fibromyalgia (FM) to individuals with chronic widespread pain has a significant effect on long-term health status, function, and health service utilization...
  3. ncbi request reprint The London Fibromyalgia Epidemiology Study: comparing the demographic and clinical characteristics in 100 random community cases of fibromyalgia versus controls
    K P White
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    J Rheumatol 26:1577-85. 1999
    ..To identify demographic and clinical features that distinguish fibromyalgia (FM) from other chronic widespread pain...
  4. ncbi request reprint Testing an instrument to screen for fibromyalgia syndrome in general population studies: the London Fibromyalgia Epidemiology Study Screening Questionnaire
    K P White
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    J Rheumatol 26:880-4. 1999
    ..To develop and test an instrument to screen for fibromyalgia syndrome (FM) in general population surveys...
  5. ncbi request reprint The London Fibromyalgia Epidemiology Study: direct health care costs of fibromyalgia syndrome in London, Canada
    K P White
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    J Rheumatol 26:885-9. 1999
    ..To estimate direct health care costs associated with fibromyalgia (FM) within a representative community sample...
  6. ncbi request reprint Perspectives on posttraumatic fibromyalgia: a random survey of Canadian general practitioners, orthopedists, physiatrists, and rheumatologists
    K P White
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    J Rheumatol 27:790-6. 2000
    ..To determine which factors physicians consider important in patients with chronic generalized posttraumatic pain...
  7. ncbi request reprint The London Fibromyalgia Epidemiology Study: the prevalence of fibromyalgia syndrome in London, Ontario
    K P White
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    J Rheumatol 26:1570-6. 1999
    ..To estimate the point prevalence of fibromyalgia syndrome (FM) among noninstitutionalized Canadian adults; and to assess the effect of demographic variables on the odds of having FM...
  8. ncbi request reprint Co-existence of chronic fatigue syndrome with fibromyalgia syndrome in the general population. A controlled study
    K P White
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    Scand J Rheumatol 29:44-51. 2000
    ..To determine the proportion of adults with fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS) in the general population who also meet the 1988 Centre for Disease Control (CDC) criteria for chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS)...
  9. ncbi request reprint A general population study of fibromyalgia tender points in noninstitutionalized adults with chronic widespread pain
    K P White
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Rheumatol 27:2677-82. 2000
    ..To assess the distribution and predictive ability of fibromyalgia (FM) tender points (TP) in adults with chronic widespread pain...
  10. ncbi request reprint Lumbar pannus presenting as cauda equina syndrome in a patient with longstanding rheumatoid arthritis
    K P White
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    J Rheumatol 28:627-30. 2001
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  11. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D levels in women with systemic lupus erythematosus and fibromyalgia
    A M Huisman
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    J Rheumatol 28:2535-9. 2001
    ..It is known that hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) inhibits conversion of 25(OH)- to 1,25(OH)2-vitamin D both in vitro and in patients with sarcoidosis. We assessed winter serum 25(OH)- and 1,25(OH)2-vitamin D levels in patients with SLE and FM...
  12. ncbi request reprint A comparison of rheumatoid arthritis and fibromyalgia patients and healthy controls exposed to a pulsed (200 microT) magnetic field: effects on normal standing balance
    A W Thomas
    The Lawson Health Research Institute, Department of Nuclear Medicine and MR, St Joseph s Health Care, 268 Grosvenor Street, London, N6A 4V2, Ontario, Canada
    Neurosci Lett 309:17-20. 2001
    ..2(1,28), P<0.09]. Therefore RA and FM patients, and healthy controls, have significantly different postural sway in response to a specific pulsed MF...
  13. ncbi request reprint Chronic widespread musculoskeletal pain with or without fibromyalgia: psychological distress in a representative community adult sample
    Kevin P White
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    J Rheumatol 29:588-94. 2002
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  14. ncbi request reprint Person-centered approach to care, teaching, and research in fibromyalgia syndrome: justification from biopsychosocial perspectives in populations
    Alfonse T Masi
    Department of Medicine, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria, Peoria, IL 61605, USA
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 32:71-93. 2002
    ..A person-centered approach is defined as attention to major biopsychosocial issues of affected individuals...
  15. ncbi request reprint Fibromyalgia syndrome in an Amish community: a controlled study to determine disease and symptom prevalence
    Kevin P White
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Rheumatol 30:1835-40. 2003
    ..The a priori assumption was that, if litigation and/or compensation availability have major effects on FM prevalence, then FM prevalence in the Amish should approach zero...
  16. ncbi request reprint The relationship between cognitive appraisal, affect, and catastrophizing in patients with chronic pain
    David A Jones
    Department of Psychology, Social Science Centre, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Pain 4:267-77. 2003
    ..Implications for tailoring interventions to match individual styles of affect regulation are discussed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Fibromyalgia: the answer is blowin' in the wind
    Kevin P White
    J Rheumatol 31:636-9. 2004