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The relationship between sleep problems and fatigue in chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) (abstract)

Discussion in 'Latest ME/CFS Research' started by Dolphin, Aug 31, 2015.

  1. Dolphin

    Dolphin Senior Member

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    This is presumably from the FINE Trial. Note: The protocol said fatigue would be analysed using the bimodal scoring system. As there was no difference in fatigue using this scoring method at 70 weeks, they have presumably switching to the likert scoring method.

    29th Conference of the European Health Psychology Society

    http://www.ehps2015.org/files/EHPS2015_Conference_Abstracts_27082015.pdf

     
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    Effi Senior Member

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    According to Wikipedia pragmatic rehabilitation is
    So basically GET. Do I understand correctly from this study that they want to introduce sleep as a part of GET now? As in gradually re-teaching yourself how to have a refreshing night's sleep?
     
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  3. lansbergen

    lansbergen Senior Member

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    Since a while I sleep like a baby. That happened without doing GET and after many other symptoms disappeared .
     
  4. Effi

    Effi Senior Member

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    That's probably the key to better sleep right there. Glad to hear you're sleeping well. :)
     
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    Scarecrow Revolting Peasant

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    There, I fixed their statement.
     
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    lansbergen Senior Member

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    Of course it is.
     
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  7. Dolphin

    Dolphin Senior Member

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    Yes, sort of.
    They're into blaming poor sleep behaviours as part of the reason we're still ill.

    This thread discusses the Pragmatic Rehabilitation hand-out in Liverpool:
    http://forums.phoenixrising.me/inde...liverpool-cf-cfs-clinic-patient-handout.3066/
     
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