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Medscape Medical News: NIH Literature Review for ME/CFS Faulted

Discussion in 'Action Alerts and Advocacy' started by CFS_for_19_years, Nov 12, 2014.

  1. CFS_for_19_years

    CFS_for_19_years Hoarder of biscuits

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    I was heartened to see that Medscape, a site from WebMD that "offers specialists, primary care physicians, and other health professionals the Web's most robust and integrated medical information and educational tools" ran this article. It's too long to include in its entirety here, but here are a few of the main points.

    Chronic Fatigue: NIH Literature Review Faulted

    http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/833428

    I will have to come back later to make comments on this when I'm feeling better.
     
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    Darn, we only have like. We need a super-like button. The action hero of likes. The link takes me to a password page.
     
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  3. CFS_for_19_years

    CFS_for_19_years Hoarder of biscuits

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    Like this?

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    It's free to register an account; no paywalls or professional credentials are required in order to view articles and/or receive their newsletter.

    The registration page is here:
    https://profreg.medscape.com/px/registration.do

    When filling in the information at the bottom of the page for "Your Professional Profile," in the dropdown menu you can choose Consumer/Other.

    ETA: Since I originally registered as a Consumer/Other, I wasn't able to leave comments. I went back to my account profile and changed it to Medical Technologist, which was my profession when I was well. Et voila, posting privileges!
     
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    catly Senior Member

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    This is a really good review. I forgot that I had already read it and commented.(Ugh, brain fog!)

    Please register and with medscape and like the article/comments & share via twitter/facebook.
     
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    I believe at this point most of us can be considered medical students.
     
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    Deleted. It seems I have a cookie problem or something.
     
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    Sidereal Senior Member

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    Well said sir.
     
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