Fatigue in postpolio syndrome.

  title={Fatigue in postpolio syndrome.},
  author={M H Berlly and W W Strauser and Karyl M Hall},
  journal={Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation},
  volume={72 2},
A survey was conducted to better understand complaints of fatigue in patients previously diagnosed as having polio. Eighty-six individuals with postpolio syndrome and 20 healthy controls completed a questionnaire about their fatigue, the Beck Depression Inventory, and the CAGE questionnaire. The results showed that fatigue in postpolio syndrome usually occurred on a daily basis and increased in severity as the day progressed. Both the study group and controls described their fatigue as… CONTINUE READING