UK Parliament House of Lords PACE Trial debate 6th February 2013

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UK Parliament House of Lords PACE Trial debate 6th February 2013 is a parliamentary debate on the topic of "PACE Trial: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Myalgic Encephalomyelitis".[1]

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Speakers[edit | edit source]

  • Lord Robert Winston
  • Lord Alderdice
  • Baroness Meacher
  • Lord Layard
  • Lord Wallace of Saltaire
  • Baroness Hollins
  • Baroness Wheeler
  • Baroness Northover (for the Government)

Notable statements[edit | edit source]

"these vague conditions appear almost certainly to have a psychiatric basis" --Lord Robert Winston

The debate[edit | edit source]

See also[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

PACE trial - A controversial study which claimed that CBT and GET were effective in treating "CFS/ME", despite the fact that its own data did not support this conclusion. Its results and methodology were widely disputed by patients, scientists, and the peer-reviewed scientific literature.

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