Investigating fatigue of less than 6 months' duration. Guidelines for family physicians.

@article{Godwin1999InvestigatingFO,
  title={Investigating fatigue of less than 6 months' duration. Guidelines for family physicians.},
  author={Marshall Godwin and Dianne Delva and Kimberly N Miller and John H Molson and Neil Hobbs and Susan MacDonald and Craig Macleod},
  journal={Canadian family physician Medecin de famille canadien},
  year={1999},
  volume={45},
  pages={373-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To develop an evidence-based systematic approach to assessment of adult patients who present to family physicians complaining of fatigue of less than 6 months' duration. The guidelines present investigative options, making explicit what should be considered in all cases and what should be considered only in specific situations. They aim to provide physicians with an approach that, to the extent possible, is based on evidence so that time and cost are minimized and detection and… CONTINUE READING