Modalities of fatigue in multiple sclerosis: correlation with clinical and biological factors.

@article{Iriarte2000ModalitiesOF,
  title={Modalities of fatigue in multiple sclerosis: correlation with clinical and biological factors.},
  author={Jorge Iriarte and Marija Luisa Subir{\'a} and Pilar Castro},
  journal={Multiple sclerosis},
  year={2000},
  volume={6 2},
  pages={124-30}
}
Although different factors are probably involved in the etiology of fatigue in multiple sclerosis patients, no definite mechanism has been proposed. We have proposed that fatigue is a complex symptom that includes three clinical different entities (asthenia, fatigability and worsening of symptoms with effort). The goal of this study is to demonstrate if there is a peculiar mechanism for each of the different varieties of fatigue. A control sample of 155 patients (105 women, 50 men) with… CONTINUE READING