The 12th Invest in ME Conference, Part 1
OverTheHills presents the first article in a series of three about the recent 12th Invest In ME international Conference (IIMEC12) in London.
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Prevalence of fibromyalgia in the general population: a comparison [of 3 criteria for Fibromyalgia]

Discussion in 'Other Health News and Research' started by Dolphin, Mar 20, 2015.

  1. Dolphin

    Dolphin Senior Member

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    Full text available free at: http://pure.abdn.ac.uk:8080/portal/files/42755583/art38905.pdf

    I found this an interesting paper. It's fairly simple as papers go (statistics fairly basic, no knowledge of biology required that I can recall).

    It lists the three different criteria in the Figures (I wasn't clear before now what was the difference between the ACR 2010 and ACRT 2010 modified criteria)

     
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    Dolphin Senior Member

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    This shows that different people are selected by different criteria
    Jones Figure 4.png
     
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    Esther12 Senior Member

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    That's interesting. Would be nice to have a larger sample for it. I wonder if anyone's ever done anything like this for CFS.
     
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