Downloads for IBM

Files and Downloads for Inclusion Body Myositis patients and caregivers


Educational flyer about Inclusion body myositis. Great for patients, caregivers, and healthcare providers.

IBM Best Practices

Some best practices and tips from patients living with Inclusion Body Myositis, and their caregivers.

Explaining Myositis

This article that can help patients explains aspects of myositis to others, such as family and friends.

Inclusion body myositis is a rare muscle disease

Myositis Awareness Info Graphics

Inclusion body myositis (IBM) is the most common form of myopathy in people over age 50. But don’t get confused by the word “common.” IBM is a rare and complicated muscle disease

Learn more about promoting awareness of IBM. It starts with education. We have put together a ton of educational and informational graphics you can share on your social networking sites to help not only spread awareness but also better understanding.

See more about Myositis Awareness and the resources we have put together for you.

See more about AwarenessSave, Share, Educate

IBM Functional Scale (PDF)

For IBM patients and caregivers. Track the progression of your inclusion body myositis.

IBM Functional Scale (XLS)

For IBM patients and caregivers. Track your IBM progression on Excel. Courtesy of Jerry King.

IBM Home Exercises

A resource for home exercises for IBM patients.

LiftSeat Whitepaper

Mention MSU to get a special offer on Liftseat.

Tongue and Swallow Exercises

Some helpful tongue and swallow exercises.

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