Archive for Diagnosis

Excluding Factors: Jason Critiques the IOM Definition for ME/CFS

Clearly, issues concerning reliability of clinical diagnosis are complex and have important research and practical implications. Jason et. al In the beginning of his overview on the IOM definition and name change Jason notes the numerous false starts and botched definitions that have plagued chronic Read more [...]

Researchers Assert Inexpensive Biomarker For Fibromyalgia Found: Immune System Implicated.

This technology is currently being developed for routine clinical use in many areas of medicine. Hackshaw et. al. 2013  A Biomarker for Fibromyalgia Has a cheap and readily available biomarker for fibromyalgia  been found? Ohio State University researchers assert they've  done just that using Read more [...]