Coverage of CFS within U.S. Medical Schools

  title={Coverage of CFS within U.S. Medical Schools},
  author={T. M. Peterson and T. Peterson and S. Emerson and Eric Regalbuto and M. Evans and L. Jason},
  journal={Universal journal of public health},
  • T. M. Peterson, T. Peterson, +3 authors L. Jason
  • Published 2013
  • Medicine
  • Universal journal of public health
  • Little is known about the extent to which chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) is covered within medical schools in the United States (U.S.) The current study is an exploration of the extent that CFS is covered in the areas of treatment, research, and curricula in U.S. Medical Schools. Surveys were sent to personnel at 132 accredited U.S. medical schools and a total of 71 schools responded. The extent of coverage across the three domains was extremely limited. Only 29.6% of schools met the clinical… CONTINUE READING
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