Birgitta Evengård

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Birgitta Evengård, is a Professor of Infectious Diseases at Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.[1] She was the first woman with a chair in infectious diseases in Sweden.[2]

Other interests: Climate Change & Health, Gender Equality[2]

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  1. "Birgitta Evengård". www.umu.se. Retrieved Jun 3, 2020. 
  2. 2.02.1 "Birgitta Evengård". LinkedIn. Retrieved Jun 1, 2020. 
  3. Jason, Leonard; Fennell, Patricia; Taylor, Renée R. (2003). Handbook of chronic fatigue syndrome. Hoboken, N.J.: Wiley. ISBN 047141512X. 
  4. Reeves, W.C.; Lloyd, A.; Vernon, S.D.; Klimas, N.; Jason, L.A.; Bleijenberg, G.; Evengard, B.; White, P.D.; Nisenbaum, R.; Unger, E. (2003), "Identification of ambiguities in the 1994 chronic fatigue syndrome research case definition and recommendations for resolution", BMC Health Services Research, 3 (25), doi:10.1186/1472-6963-3-25 
  5. Sullivan, Patrick F.; Evengård, Birgitta; Jacks, Andreas; Pedersen, Nancy L. (Sep 2005). "Twin analyses of chronic fatigue in a Swedish national sample". Psychological Medicine. 35 (9): 1327–1336. doi:10.1017/S0033291705005222. ISSN 0033-2917. 
  6. Gräns, Hanna; Evengård, Birgitta; Nilsson, Peter (Jan 2007). "Transcriptome Analysis of Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells from Patients with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome". Journal of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. 14 (3): 7–25. doi:10.1300/J092v14n03_02. ISSN 1057-3321. 
  7. Jones, James F.; Kohl, Katrin S.; Ahmadipour, Nooshin; Bleijenberg, Gijs; Buchwald, Dedra; Evengard, Birgitta; Jason, Leonard A.; Klimas, Nancy G.; Lloyd, Andrew (Aug 2007). "Fatigue: Case definition and guidelines for collection, analysis, and presentation of immunization safety data". Vaccine. 25 (31): 5685–5696. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2007.02.065. ISSN 0264-410X. 
  8. Hannestad, Ulf; Theodorsson, Elvar; Evengård, Birgitta (Feb 2007). "β-Alanine and γ-aminobutyric acid in chronic fatigue syndrome". Clinica Chimica Acta. 376 (1-2): 23–29. doi:10.1016/j.cca.2006.07.004. 

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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