Journal of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
The Journal of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome was a quarterly medical and science journal that is no longer being published. Its target audience was physicians and researchers from many disciplines who desired information on the current understanding of myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome. Journal articles included original research, clinical management information, case reports, and literature reviews.
Editors included: Nancy Klimas, (1995-1998), Roberto Patarca-Montero, (1995-2002), Kenny De Meirleir, (2000-2007), and Neil McGregor, (2003-2007). Elke Van Hoof served as a junior editor from 2006-2007.
The publisher originally was The Haworth Press, Inc., which was acquired by Taylor & Francis Group. Volumes 1-14, covering years 1995-2007 are available online for a fee via the Taylor & Francis Group.
Individual issues[edit | edit source]
- Volume 7, Issue 2, 2000
- Volume 7, Issue 3, 2000
- Volume 7, Issue 4, 2000
- Volume 8, Issue 1, 2000-2001
- Volume 8, Issue 2, 2000-2001
- Volume 8, Issue 3, 2000-2001
References[edit | edit source]
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.