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Pharmaceuticals Guides for Doctors

Discussion in 'Action Alerts and Advocacy' started by Andrew, Feb 4, 2010.

  1. Andrew

    Andrew Senior Member

    Los Angeles, USA
    We can take supplements on our own, but what about pharmaceuticals a doctor can prescribe. How can an open minded doctor find out about those? I know of three sources:

    1. ME/CFS Canadian Consensus, Carruthers et al.
    2. Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: A Treatment Guide, Varrillo and Gellman
    3. Betrayal by the Brain, Goldstein

    There is not a lot of overlap between these, which means a doctor should buy all three.

    Any other recommendations?
  2. Hope123

    Hope123 Senior Member

    The New Jersey CFS association put together a free guide for primary care docs which has been adopted by that state and also Vermont. It's a little old, being from 2002 but might be of help to your docs.

    Scroll down to "Physician's Manual"


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