Identification of ambiguities in the 1994 chronic fatigue syndrome research case definition and recommendations for resolution

@article{Reeves2003IdentificationOA,
  title={Identification of ambiguities in the 1994 chronic fatigue syndrome research case definition and recommendations for resolution},
  author={William C. Reeves and A R Lloyd and Suzanne D. Vernon and Nancy G. Klimas and Leonard A Jason and Gijs Bleijenberg and Birgitta Eveng{\aa}rd and Peter D White and Rosane Nisenbaum and Elizabeth R. Unger},
  journal={BMC Health Services Research},
  year={2003},
  volume={3},
  pages={25 - 25}
}
BackgroundChronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) is defined by symptoms and disability, has no confirmatory physical signs or characteristic laboratory abnormalities, and the etiology and pathophysiology remain unknown. Difficulties with accurate case ascertainment contribute to this ignorance.MethodsExperienced investigators from around the world who are involved in CFS research met for a series of three day workshops in 2000, 2001 and 2002 intended to identify the problems in application of the… CONTINUE READING
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