Validation of a research case definition of Gulf War illness in the 1991 US military population.

@article{Iannacchione2011ValidationOA,
  title={Validation of a research case definition of Gulf War illness in the 1991 US military population.},
  author={Vincent G. Iannacchione and Jill Dever and Carla M. Bann and Kathleen A Considine and Darryl Creel and Christopher Patrick Carson and Heather A Best and Robert W. Haley},
  journal={Neuroepidemiology},
  year={2011},
  volume={37 2},
  pages={
          129-40
        }
}
BACKGROUND A case definition of Gulf War illness with 3 primary variants, previously developed by factor analysis of symptoms in a US Navy construction battalion and validated in clinic veterans, identified ill veterans with objective abnormalities of brain function. This study tests prestated hypotheses of its external validity. METHODS A stratified probability sample (n = 8,020), selected from a sampling frame of the 3.5 million Gulf War era US military veterans, completed a computer… CONTINUE READING

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