Tag Archives: Dr Nina Muirhead

Demystifying ME/CFS: talk by Dr Shepherd, Dr Muirhead & Caroline Kingdon RN

UK Cambridge University GP Society: Demystifying ME/CFS   On 14 January an online event about ME/CFS was held by the CUGPS for healthcare professionals, students and patients. Speakers: Dr Charles Shepherd (starts 3 mins) – Dispelling common misconceptions about ME/CFS … Continue reading

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ME/CFS: major impact on lives of both patients & family members

Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS): Major impact on lives of both patients and family members, by Esme Brittain, Nina Muirhead, Andrew Y Finlay and Jui Vyas in Medicina 2021, 57(1), 43; [doi.org/10.3390/medicina57010043]  (This article belongs to the Special Issue ME/CFS: Causes, … Continue reading

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Long covid & ME/CFS: doctors must assess, investigate & diagnose patients properly

BMJ: Long covid: doctors must assess and investigate patients properly, by Dr Nina Muirhead,  9 December 2020   Dr Nina Muirhead, a dermatology surgeon in Buckinghamshire & lecturer at Cardiff Medical School responds to an article in the British Medical Journal. … Continue reading

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Cardiff University ME/CFS Family Impact Study – participants needed

Cardiff University ME/CFS Family Impact Study   Dr Nina Muirhead writes: We are excited to announce a new international research study looking at the impact of ME/CFS on the quality of life of both patients and their family members. This … Continue reading

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£3.2 million for new DecodeME DNA study

£3.2 million for new DecodeME DNA study   The ME/CFS Biomedical Partnership has received funding to begin the DecodeME DNA study. This will be a very large study to analyse DNA from the saliva of people with ME/CFS to see … Continue reading

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New ME/CFS training module for doctors & medical students

New CPD: Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, May 13, 2020   A new training module for doctors and medical students has been developed by the CMRC Medical Education Group led by Dr Nina Muirhead, and leads to the award of 1 … Continue reading

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Video: I got a virus, I didn’t die, but I never recovered

ME Awareness Week:       I got a virus, I didn’t die, but I never recovered     #MEAction network video, May 2020 A short film by people with ME and experts, warning of the long term consequences that viruses can … Continue reading

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Dr Nina Muirhead – video Q&A

Interviews with Dr Nina Muirhead ME Suppport in Glamorgan (MESIG) has posted videos with Dr Nina Muirhead, who is a  dermatologist and person with ME. Video 1: She answers the following questions: What are your experiences as a ME sufferer? … Continue reading

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Healthcare services for people with ME & CFS in Wales – your views needed

Healthcare services for people with ME & CFS in Wales a clinical research study by a third-year medical student at Cardiff University Aim of the project:   The aim of this project is to better understand healthcare services for people … Continue reading

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More volunteers needed for medical student research project

Cardiff School of Medicine student research projects Dr Muirhead says: “Thank you all so much for volunteering and getting in touch with your questions. I’m trying to get back to you all individually but as a person with ME myself … Continue reading

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