Austin Darragh

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Professor Dr. Austin Darragh, (d. 4 October 2015) was physician and an adjunct professor in the University of Limerick, Republic of Ireland. He established the clinical research company, ICP, and was a founder of the Irish Cancer Society. In his later years, he practiced privately as a physician, and was particularly interested chronic fatigue syndrome.[1]

Dr. Darragh is one of the authors of the 2011 case definition, International Consensus Criteria.[2]

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chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) - A fatigue-based illness. The term CFS was invented invented by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control as an replacement for myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME). Some view CFS as a neurological disease, others use the term for any unexplained long-term fatigue. Sometimes used as a the term as a synonym of myalgic encephalomyelitis, despite the different diagnostic criteria.

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