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Early prediction of favourable recovery 6 months after mild traumatic brain injury
Background: Predicting outcome after mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI) is notoriously difficult. Although it is recognised that milder head injuries do not necessarily mean better outcomes, less isExpand
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Cognitive behaviour therapy for adolescents with chronic fatigue syndrome: randomised controlled trial
Abstract Objective To evaluate the efficacy of cognitive behaviour therapy for adolescents aged 10-17 years with chronic fatigue syndrome. Design Randomised controlled trial. Setting Department ofExpand
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Outcome prediction in mild traumatic brain injury: age and clinical variables are stronger predictors than CT abnormalities.
Mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) is a common heterogeneous neurological disorder with a wide range of possible clinical outcomes. Accurate prediction of outcome is desirable for optimal treatment.Expand
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Recovery from mild traumatic brain injury: a focus on fatigue.
BACKGROUND Fatigue is one of the most frequently reported symptoms after Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (MTBI). To date, systematic and comparative studies on fatigue after MTBI are scarce, andExpand
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How does cognitive behaviour therapy reduce fatigue in patients with chronic fatigue syndrome? The role of physical activity.
BACKGROUND Cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT) is known to reduce fatigue severity in chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS). How this change in symptomatology is accomplished is not yet understood. TheExpand
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Cognitive performance after Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: The impact of poor effort on test results and its relation to distress, personality and litigation
Primary objective: To compare consecutive Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (MTBI) patients with and without adequate effort on cognitive performance, litigation status, fatigue, distress and personality.Expand
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Cognitive complaints after mild traumatic brain injury: things are not always what they seem.
OBJECTIVE To compare nonreferred, emergency department (ED)-admitted mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI) patients with and without self-reported cognitive complaints on (1) demographic variables andExpand
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Is cognitive behaviour therapy for chronic fatigue syndrome also effective for pain symptoms?
Patients with chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) frequently report chronic pain symptoms. Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) for CFS results in a reduction of fatigue, but is not aimed at pain symptoms.Expand
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The effect of cognitive behaviour therapy for chronic fatigue syndrome on self-reported cognitive impairments and neuropsychological test performance
Background: Patients with chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) often have concentration and memory problems. Neuropsychological test performance is impaired in at least a subgroup of patients with CFS.Expand
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Efficacy of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Adolescents With Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Long-term Follow-up of a Randomized, Controlled Trial
OBJECTIVES. The purpose of this work was to assess the long-term outcome of adolescents with chronic fatigue syndrome who received cognitive behavioral therapy and to determine the predictive valueExpand
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