Chronic Fatigue Syndrome – An occupational therapy programme

Cox, Diane (1999) Chronic Fatigue Syndrome – An occupational therapy programme. Occupational Therapy International, 6 (1). pp. 52-64. Full text not available from this repository.

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Abstract

The cause of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) is as yet undetermined; therefore, precise definitions for diagnosis and research have been developed. The most accepted diagnostic criteria are detailed below. It has been suggested that there are 150 000 cases of CFS in the UK, with a 2:1 predominance of females to males, and that prognosis without treatment is poor. The patterns of illness seen in CFS are identified and the development of an occupational therapy programme for the management of CFS is described.

Item Type: Article
Journal or Publication Title: Occupational Therapy International
Publisher: Whurr / Wiley
ISSN: 1557-0703
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Departments: Faculty of Health and Science > Health, Psychology and Social Studies > Public Health, Specialist and Advanced Practice > Health Improvement and Public Health QG
Depositing User: Insight Administrator
Date Deposited: 28 Oct 2010 09:13
Last Modified: 26 Aug 2016 16:08
URI: http://insight.cumbria.ac.uk/id/eprint/351

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