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Clinically accessible tools for documenting the impact of Orthostatic Intolerance on symptoms & function in ME/CFS

Clinically accessible tools for documenting the impact of Orthostatic Intolerance on symptoms and function in ME/CFS, by Jihyun Lee, Pelle Wall, Chris Kimler, Lucinda Bateman, Suzanne D Vernon in Work vol. 66, no. 2, pp. 257-263, 2020 [doi: 10.3233/WOR-203169]   Research … Continue reading

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Orthostatic Intolerance explained – videos from Bateman Horne Center

What is orthostatic intolerance (OI)?   Two videos from the Bateman Horne Center in Utah, USA set out to explain orthostatic intolerance for health professionals and it’s role in ME/CFS. There is sufficient evidence to suggest a high prevalence of … Continue reading

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Cognitive function declines following orthostatic stress in adults with ME/CFS

Cognitive Function declines following orthostatic stress in adults with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS), by C Linda M C van Campen, Peter C Rowe, Freek W A Verheugt, Frans C Visser in Front Neurosci. 2020 Jun 26;14:688. [doi.org/10.3389/fnins.2020.00688]   Research … Continue reading

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Cerebral blood flow is reduced in severe ME/CFS patients during mild orthostatic stress testing: an exploratory study at 20 degrees of head-up tilt testing

Cerebral blood flow is reduced in severe Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome patients during mild orthostatic stress testing: an exploratory study at 20 degrees of head-up tilt testing, by C (Linda) MC van Campen, Peter C Rowe  and Frans C Visser in … Continue reading

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Cerebral blood flow is reduced in ME/CFS during head-up tilt testing even in the absence of hypotension or tachycardia

Cerebral blood flow is reduced in ME/CFS during head-up tilt testing even in the absence of hypotension or tachycardia: a quantitative, controlled study using Doppler echography, by C (Linda) MC van Campen, Freek WA Verheugt, Peter C Rowe, Frans C … Continue reading

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Orthostatic intolerance in CFS

Orthostatic intolerance in chronic fatigue syndrome, by Richard Garner and James N Baraniuk in Journal of Translational Medicine 2019 17:185 [Published: 3 June 2019] https://doi.org/10.1186/s12967-019-1935-y   Research abstract: Background: Orthostatic intolerance (OI) is a significant problem for those with chronic … Continue reading

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Associations between autonomic & orthostatic self-report and physician ratings of Orthostatic Intolerance in youth

Associations between autonomic and orthostatic self-report and physician ratings of Orthostatic Intolerance in youth, by Katlin R Schultz, Ben Z Katz, Neil R Bockian, Leonard A Jason in Clinical Therapeutics 2019 Research abstract: Purpose: There is no known biological marker or physical assessment … Continue reading

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Prevalence & characteristics of CFS/ME in Poland

Prevalence and characteristics of chronic fatigue syndrome/ myalgic encephalomyelitis (CFS/ME) in Poland: a cross-sectional study, by Joanna Słomko, Julia L Newton, Sławomir Kujawski, Małgorzata Tafil-Klawe, Jacek Klawe, Donald Staines, Sonya Marshall-Gradisnik, Pawel Zalewski in BMJ Open Vol 9, #3 article … Continue reading

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Impaired health-related quality of life in adolescent ME/CFS: the impact of core symptoms

Impaired health-related quality of life in adolescent myalgic encephalomyelitis/ chronic fatigue syndrome: the impact of core symptoms, by Maria Roma, Colleen L Marden, Marissa Flaherty, Samantha E Jasion, Erica M Cranston and Peter C Rowe in Front. Pediatr. 15 Feb … Continue reading

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CFS in the emergency department (US)

Chronic fatigue syndrome in the emergency department, by CR Timbol, JN Baraniuk in Open Access Emergency Medicine Vol 11, pp 15-28, [Published 11 January 2019]   Research abstract: Purpose: Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) is a debilitating disease characterized by fatigue, postexertional … Continue reading

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