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Ms Crawley 17th Nov in Exeter Mood Disorders: New research in ME research


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Professor Esther Crawley (University of Bristol) - What is new in paediatric Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) and Myalgic Encephalopathy (ME) research

Mood Disorders Centre Think Tank seminar series

This lecture is at 12 noon until 1 pm at Exeter University on Friday 17th November.

It is part of the Mood Disorders think tank series (!)

Anyone going?



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Look forward to it. Having only recently discovered the " scientific method" i never cease to be amazed at how fluid this is for ME

I liked Elon Musks statement of this.

1. Ask a question.
2. Gather as much evidence as possible about it.
3. Develop axioms based on the evidence, and try to assign a probability of truth to each one.
4. Draw a conclusion based on cogency in order to determine: Are these axioms correct, are they relevant, do they necessarily lead to this conclusion, and with what probability?
5. Attempt to disprove the conclusion. Seek refutation from others to further help break your conclusion.
6. If nobody can invalidate your conclusion, then you're probably right, but you're not certainly right.
( http://www.rollingstone.com/culture...ans-for-outer-space-cars-finding-love-w511747 )