Cognitive Dysfunction in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: a Review of Recent Evidence

@article{Cvejic2016CognitiveDI,
  title={Cognitive Dysfunction in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: a Review of Recent Evidence},
  author={E. Cvejic and R. C. Birch and U. Vollmer-Conna},
  journal={Current Rheumatology Reports},
  year={2016},
  volume={18},
  pages={1-10}
}
  • E. Cvejic, R. C. Birch, U. Vollmer-Conna
  • Published 2016
  • Medicine
  • Current Rheumatology Reports
  • Cognitive difficulties represent a common and debilitating feature of the enigmatic chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS). These difficulties manifest as self-reported problems with attention, memory, and concentration and present objectively as slowed information processing speed particularly on complex tasks requiring sustained attention. The mechanisms underlying cognitive dysfunction remain to be established; however, alterations in autonomic nervous system activity and cerebral blood flow have… CONTINUE READING
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