Neuroplasticity

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Neuroplasticity refers to the capacity of neurons and neural networks to change in response to stimuli.[1]

At the 2018 ME/CFS Canadian Collaborative Team Conference, clinician Dr. Eleanor Stein gave a talk entitled, "ME/CFS: Could Neuroplasticity Play a Role?"[2]

Notable studies[edit | edit source]

  • 1993, Contribution of central neuroplasticity to pathological pain: review of clinical and experimental evidence[3]

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. "neuroplasticity | Different Types, Facts, & Research". Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved Apr 6, 2019. 
  2. "ME/CFS Canadian Collaborative Team Conference program" (PDF). Retrieved Mar 6, 2019. 
  3. Coderre, Terence J.; Katz, Joel; Vaccarino, Anthony L.; Melzack, Ronald (Mar 1993). "Contribution of central neuroplasticity to pathological pain: review of clinical and experimental evidence". Pain. 52 (3): 259–285. doi:10.1016/0304-3959(93)90161-h. ISSN 0304-3959. 

ME/CFS - An acronym that combines myalgic encephalomyelitis with chronic fatigue syndrome. Sometimes they are combined because people have trouble distinguishing one from the other. Sometimes they are combined because people see them as synonyms of each other.

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