Disability evaluation in chronic fatigue syndrome: associations between exercise capacity and activity limitations/participation restrictions.

@article{Nijs2004DisabilityEI,
  title={Disability evaluation in chronic fatigue syndrome: associations between exercise capacity and activity limitations/participation restrictions.},
  author={Jo Nijs and Kenny de Meirleir and S Wolfs and William Duquet},
  journal={Clinical rehabilitation},
  year={2004},
  volume={18 2},
  pages={139-48}
}
OBJECTIVE In an attempt to examine whether impairments in cardiorespiratory fitness are associated with daily functioning in patients with chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), this study addresses the correlations between exercise capacity and activity limitations/participation restrictions. DESIGN Prospective observational study. SETTING An outpatient tertiary care, chronic fatigue clinic at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), Belgium. SUBJECTS Seventy-seven patients fulfilling the 1994… CONTINUE READING