Invest in ME Conference 12: First Class in Every Way
OverTheHills wraps up our series of articles on this year's 12th Invest in ME International Conference (IIMEC12) in London with some reflections on her experience as a patient attending the conference for the first time.
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Tired all the time: can new research on fatigue help clinicians? (Harvey&Wessely, 09)

Discussion in 'Latest ME/CFS Research' started by Dolphin, Mar 10, 2010.

  1. Sean

    Sean Senior Member

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    From the article:

    Most? What evidence is there for that? Certainly most of his like minded colleagues, but beyond that small ideological circle how does he know?

    And I see his does his usual trick of casually mixing CFS and chronic fatigue together.

    He also claims that "we know" that predisposing factors include:

    and cites references (19-21).

    But that seems to contradict his previous reference (18) that says:

    (And what about the Dubbo study, not cited in this paper, that found the only significant predictor of long term outcome to be initial severity of the disease at onset?)

    A discrepancy he neither acknowledges nor attempts to explain.
     

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