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A close look at some of the IOM provisional panel nominees

Discussion in 'Institute of Medicine (IOM) Government Contract' started by Nielk, Dec 5, 2013.

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    I am searching for disease that were defined by experts. I thought I saw someone posting about that but, can't find it. Help?
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    justinreilly Stop the IoM & P2P! Adopt CCC!

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    @Nielk, Here are a few collated by WillowJ:

    Alzheimer’s:
    thanks to Ember
    http://forums.phoenixrising.me/index.php?threads/iom-panelists-balancing-act.27014/#post-412626
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3096735/?report=classic

    Leptosporosis:
    thanks to Hope123
    http://forums.phoenixrising.me/inde...en-posted-3-dec-2013.26810/page-3#post-409658
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22231248

    AIDS:
    thanks to Hope123
    http://forums.phoenixrising.me/inde...en-posted-3-dec-2013.26810/page-3#post-409658
    http://cid.oxfordjournals.org/content/42/11/1639.long

    MS:
    thanks to Gemini
    http://forums.phoenixrising.me/inde...bout-panel-selection.26420/page-4#post-404873
    the "McDonald Criteria" & has been revised several times over the years:
    www.msdiagnosed.org/McDonald.pdf
    Revised in 2010:
    http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/ana.22366/pdf
    www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21387374

    EDS:
    thanks to WillowJ
    The Beighton criteria for Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, joint hypermobility type (current version) was written by 5 EDS specialists (geneticists) and 2 disease orgs
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK1279/

    The other criteria, the Brighton criteria (not a typo, the two definitions are called Beighton and Brighton), was written by three rheumatologists (current version). These are cited by the US Army Health Clinic in Germany
    http://www.jaoa.org/content/106/9/531.full

    Fibromyalgia:
    thanks to WillowJ
    "The two criteria for fibromyalgia were written by 1) three doctors and 2) ten doctors and the professional college (American College of Rheumatology)."
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