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What is chronic fatigue syndrome? Heterogeneity within an international multicentre study.

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OBJECTIVE: We sought to compare the characteristics of patients presenting with chronic fatigue (CF) and related syndromes in eight international centres and to subclassify these subjects based on symptom profiles. The validity of the subclasses was then tested against clinical data. METHOD: Subjects with a clinical diagnosis of CF completed a 119-item self-report questionnaire to provide clinical symptom data and other information such as illness course and functional impairment. Subclasses ...

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Hadzi-Pavlovic, D More by this author
Wakefield, D More by this author
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Journal:
The Australian and New Zealand journal of psychiatry
Volume:
35
Issue:
4
Pages:
520-527
Publication date:
2001-08-05
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EISSN:
1440-1614
ISSN:
0004-8674
URN:
uuid:dedcc7f0-9ef7-4d02-a7eb-5e6b963fe656
Source identifiers:
175898
Local pid:
pubs:175898

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