Tag Archives: PEM

Lived experiences in daily life with ME (Denmark)

Lived experiences in daily life with myalgic encephalomyelitis, by Reeti KK Sandhu, Maj Sundby, Sidsel Ørneborg, Svetlana Solgaard Nielsen, Jeanette Reffstrup Christensen, Anette Enemark Larsen in British Journal of Occupational Therapy, November 2020 [doi.org/10.1177/0308022620966254]   Research abstract: Introduction Myalgic encephalomyelitis … Continue reading

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Modulatory effects of cognitive exertion on regional functional connectivity of the salience network in women with ME/CFS

Modulatory effects of cognitive exertion on regional functional connectivity of the salience network in women with ME/CFS: A pilot study, by Riccardo Manca, Katija Khan, Micaela Mitolo, Matteo De Marco, Lynsey Grieveson, Rosemary Varley, Iain D Wilkinson, Annalena Venneri in Journal … Continue reading

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Numeric rating scales show prolonged post-exertional symptoms after orthostatic testing of adults with ME/CFS

Numeric rating scales show prolonged post-exertional symptoms after orthostatic testing of adults with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/ Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, by C (Linda) M C van Campen, Peter C Rowe, Freek WA Verheugt, Frans C Visser in Frontiers in Medicine Vol 7, p 602894, … Continue reading

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Large Long COVID study & major media articles underscore link to ME/CFS

Large Long COVID study and major media articles underscore link to ME/CFS – plus countdown for the NIH, by Cort Johnson in Health Rising, 22 Jan 2021   Article excerpt: ME/CFS scores as a large study cements the link between … Continue reading

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The prospects of the two-day Cardiopulmonary Exercise Test (CPET) in ME/CFS patients

The prospects of the Two-Day Cardiopulmonary Exercise Test (CPET) in ME/CFS patients: a meta-analysis, by  Eun-Jin Lim, Eun-Bum Kang, Eun-Su Jang and Chang-Gue Son in JCM Vol 9 Issue 12 Dec 2020 [10.3390/jcm9124040] (This article belongs to the Special Issue … Continue reading

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Informatics inference of exercise-induced modulation of brain pathways based on cerebrospinal fluid micro-RNAs in ME/CFS

Informatics inference of exercise-induced modulation of brain pathways based on cerebrospinal fluid Micro-RNAs in ME/CFS, by Vaishnavi Narayan, Narayan Shivapurkar and James N. Baraniuk in Netw Syst Med. 2020; 3(1): 142–158;  November 2020 [doi: 10.1089/nsm.2019.0009]   Research abstract: Introduction: The … Continue reading

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A hierarchical logistic regression predicting rapid respiratory rates from post-exertional malaise

A hierarchical logistic regression predicting rapid respiratory rates from post-exertional malaise, by Joseph Cotler, Ben Z Katz, Corine Reurts-Post, Ruud Vermeulen & Leonard A Jason in Scientific Reports vol 10, no. 19933 (2020) Published online: 16 Nov 2020 [doi.org/10.1080/21641846.2020.1845287]   … Continue reading

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The profile of circulating microRNAs in ME & their relation to symptom severity, & disease pathophysiology

Profile of circulating microRNAs in myalgic encephalomyelitis and their relation to symptom severity, and disease pathophysiology, by Evguenia Nepotchatykh, Wesam Elremaly, Iurie Caraus, Christian Godbout, Corinne Leveau, Lynda Chalder, Catherine Beaudin, Emi Kanamaru, Renata Kosovskaia, Shawn Lauzon, Yanick Maillet, Anita Franco, … Continue reading

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NICE draft ME/CFS guideline says ME/CFS is chronic, affecting multiple body systems

NICE says ME/CFS is a complex, chronic medical condition affecting multiple body systems   The draft of the revised NICE guideline has been published on November 10th 2020. It will be open for consultation until December 22nd. As a stakeholder … Continue reading

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Video lecture by Staci Stevens: Practical tips for energy management

Energy mangement in chronic illness: practical tips    The Whittemore Peterson Institute in Nevada, USA, hosted a webinar in September for people with ME, CFS, Long Covid and FM. The recording is now available  with special guest exercise physiologist Staci … Continue reading

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