Eleanor Stein

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Eleanor (Ellie) Stein, MD, FRCP(C), is a psychiatrist in private practice in Calgary, Alberta, Canada and a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Calgary.[1] She is the founder of the ETeam, "a unique service in Canada offering specialized multidisciplinary assessment for clients with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Fibromyalgia, Multiple Chemical Sensitivity and Toxic Chemical and Mold Exposure."[2]

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  • 2007, 13th Annual Florence Nightingale award from the Edmonton ME Society for continued support in the area of education, awareness and research on Myalgic Encephalomyelitis[3]
  • 2007, John MacLennan Award of the Canadian Society for Environmental Medicine for Excellence in the field of Environmental Medicine[4]

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4523-16 A Street SW
Calgary, Alberta, Canada

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  1. "Eleanor Stein MD Psychiatry and Psychotherapy". Eleanor Stein MD. Retrieved Nov 14, 2019. 
  2. "ETeam". Eleanor Stein MD. Retrieved Nov 14, 2019. 
  3. "Eleanor Stein B.Sc MD FRCP(C)". Eleanor Stein MD. Retrieved Nov 14, 2019. 
  4. "Eleanor Stein B.Sc MD FRCP(C)". Eleanor Stein MD. Retrieved Nov 14, 2019. 
  5. "An open letter to Dr. Richard Horton and The Lancet". www.virology.ws. Retrieved Aug 18, 2018. 
  6. "Trial By Error: An Open Letter to The Lancet, Two Years On". www.virology.ws. Retrieved Aug 18, 2018. 
  7. "An open letter to Psychological Medicine about "recovery" and the PACE trial". www.virology.ws. Retrieved Aug 18, 2018. 
  8. E. Stein. (2001). Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Overcoming the Attitudinal Impasse. Journal of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Vol. 8, Iss. 3-4, pp. 53-61. doi:10.1300/J092v08n03_06
  9. Steffen, Imke; Tyrrell, D. Lorne; Stein, Eleanor; Montalvo, Leilani; Lee, Tzong-Hae; Zhou, Yanchen; Lu, Kai; Switzer, William M.; Tang, Shaohua; Jia, Hongwei; Hockman, Darren; Santer, Deanna M.; Logan, Michael; Landi, Amir; Law, John; Houghton, Michael; Simmons, Graham (Nov 17, 2011). "No Evidence for XMRV Nucleic Acids, Infectious Virus or Anti-XMRV Antibodies in Canadian Patients with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome". PLoS ONE. 6 (11): e27870. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0027870. ISSN 1932-6203. PMC 3219700Freely accessible. PMID 22114717. 
  10. Karin Olson, Oksana Simka and Eleanor Stein. (2015). The Nature of Fatigue in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. Qualitative Health Research 25(10):1410-22. doi: 10.1177/1049732315573954
  11. "ME/CFS Canadian Collaborative Team Conference program" (PDF). Retrieved Mar 6, 2019. 

Myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME) - A disease often marked by neurological symptoms, but fatigue is sometimes a symptom as well. Some diagnostic criteria distinguish it from chronic fatigue syndrome, while other diagnostic criteria consider it to be a synonym for chronic fatigue syndrome. A defining characteristic of ME is post-exertional malaise (PEM), or post-exertional neuroimmune exhaustion (PENE), which is a notable exacerbation of symptoms brought on by small exertions. PEM can last for days or weeks. Symptoms can include cognitive impairments, muscle pain (myalgia), trouble remaining upright (orthostatic intolerance), sleep abnormalities, and gastro-intestinal impairments, among others. An estimated 25% of those suffering from ME are housebound or bedbound. The World Health Organization (WHO) classifies ME as a neurological disease.

Myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME) - A disease often marked by neurological symptoms, but fatigue is sometimes a symptom as well. Some diagnostic criteria distinguish it from chronic fatigue syndrome, while other diagnostic criteria consider it to be a synonym for chronic fatigue syndrome. A defining characteristic of ME is post-exertional malaise (PEM), or post-exertional neuroimmune exhaustion (PENE), which is a notable exacerbation of symptoms brought on by small exertions. PEM can last for days or weeks. Symptoms can include cognitive impairments, muscle pain (myalgia), trouble remaining upright (orthostatic intolerance), sleep abnormalities, and gastro-intestinal impairments, among others. An estimated 25% of those suffering from ME are housebound or bedbound. The World Health Organization (WHO) classifies ME as a neurological disease.

Antibody - Antibodies or immunoglobulin refers to any of a large number of specific proteins produced by B cells that act against an antigen in an immune response.

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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