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Understanding a Complex Illness: Mangan, Komaroff, Wessely, Holgate Q&A

Discussion in 'Latest ME/CFS Research' started by WillowJ, Sep 8, 2011.

  1. WillowJ

    WillowJ Senior Member

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    Free Access thru Sept 8 only, HT Research 1st

    Nature Reviews Neuroscience 12, 539-544 (September 2011) | doi:10.1038/nrn3087

    Viewpoint: Chronic fatigue syndrome: understanding a complex illness

    Stephen T. Holgate, Anthony L. Komaroff, Dennis Mangan & Simon Wessely

    You will notice Komaroff on the "patients' side" and mentioning the research/literature (vaguely, no space for him to be specific), taking a bit of punch out of the typical spin of poor deluded patients versus lofty scientists in the two opposing camps.

    full text here: http://www.nature.com/nrn/journal/v12/n9/full/nrn3087.html
    pdf also available at that link, for the 8th (USA date) only
     
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    Esther12 Senior Member

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    I thought Holgate was okay too, and Wessely seemed like the outlier. The article left me feeling somewhat hopeful that we might be moving away from the quackery of the past. It has been posted before though.
     
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    WillowJ Senior Member

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    I forgot to search for it. thanks for letting me know
     

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