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The difference in patterns of motor and cognitive function in chronic fatigue syndrome and severe depressive illness.

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BACKGROUND: Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) and major depressive disorder (MDD) share many symptoms and aetiological factors but may have different neurobiological underpinnings. We wished to determine the profile of the biological variables disturbed in CFS and MDD, and identify any critical factors that differentiate the disorders. METHODS: Thirty patients with CFS, 20 with MDD and 15 healthy controls matched group-wise for age and sex were recruited. Subjects were given a detailed battery o...

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10.1017/s0033291799001816

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Psychiatry
Role:
Author
Journal:
Psychological medicine
Volume:
30
Issue:
2
Pages:
433-442
Publication date:
2000-03-05
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EISSN:
1469-8978
ISSN:
0033-2917
URN:
uuid:f4f89d4c-025c-4dda-b0e4-db708b34ba15
Source identifiers:
98051
Local pid:
pubs:98051

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