Latest Publications and Research on Chronic Fatigue Symptom Evaluation
Meta-analysis investigating post-exertional malaise between patients and controls.
Brown A, Jason LA
Post-exertional malaise is either required or included in many previously proposed case definitions of myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndr... Read More
Personalised relaxation practice to improve sleep and functioning in patients with chronic fatigue syndrome and depression: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial.
Macnamara CL, Cvejic E, Parker GB, Lloyd AR, Lee G, Beilharz JE, Vollmer-Conna U
Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) and major depressive disorder (MDD) are both debilitating but heterogeneous conditions sharing core features of fatigue... Read More
Study protocol and rationale for a prospective, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study to evaluate the effects of Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera) extract on nonrestorative sleep.
Deshpande A, Irani N, Balakrishnan R
Nonrestorative sleep (NRS) is one of the cardinal symptoms of insomnia and can occur independent of other components of insomnia. Among the sleep dist... Read More
J Behav Med 2018 Jun 09
Longitudinal relationship between onset of physical symptoms and functional impairment.
McAndrew LM, Helmer DA, Lu SE, Chandler HK, Slotkin S, Quigley KS
Patients with chronic physical symptoms (e.g., chronic pain) often have significant functional impairment (i.e., disability). The fear avoidance model... Read More
Qual Life Res 2018 Jun 16
Fatigue in the general population: German normative values of the EORTC QLQ-FA12.
Hinz A, Weis J, Brähler E, Mehnert A
Fatigue is a frequent symptom in patients suffering from chronic diseases, especially cancer patients. A new fatigue questionnaire was recently develo... Read More