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1. Existing drugs for rheumatoid arthritis may also improve associated fatigue

Existing drugs for rheumatoid arthritis may also improve associated fatigue Signal - Existing drugs for rheumatoid arthritis may also improve associated fatigue Dissemination Centre Discover Portal NIHR DC Discover Existing drugs for rheumatoid arthritis may also improve associated fatigue Published on 23 August 2016 Biological treatments for moderate to severe rheumatoid arthritis appear to reduce fatigue as well as other symptoms. Although existing studies looking at effectiveness have (...) focused on symptoms such as pain, their combined results suggest this additional benefit. Biological treatments work by reducing the joint inflammation and destruction associated with the condition, but to date it has been uncertain if this could affect fatigue. Fatigue was not a main outcome in any of the included studies in this Cochrane review. The way it was measured and reported varied between studies, making it harder to compare findings. Overall, these drugs seem to give a small to moderate

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2. Lived experiences of patients on hemodialytic treatment: A discursive perspective on fatigue and motivational issues

Lived experiences of patients on hemodialytic treatment: A discursive perspective on fatigue and motivational issues 30450214 2018 12 07 2055-1029 5 2 2018 Jul-Dec Health psychology open Health Psychol Open Lived experiences of patients on hemodialytic treatment: A discursive perspective on fatigue and motivational issues. 2055102918809761 10.1177/2055102918809761 Fatigue is an incapacitating symptom for patients on chronic hemodialysis treatment. This study explored the relationship between (...) hemodialysis patients' subjective experience and motivation. The investigation of patients' narratives and fatigue-related factors was performed by holding semi-structured interviews with 31 hemodialysis patients. Fatigue Severity Scale and Behavioral Inhibition/Activation System questionnaire were used to assess fatigue severity and motivational mechanisms. Results showed significant differences in the use of specific topics and words (such as "family," "to manage," "dialysis," "psychological issues

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3. WITHDRAWN: Traditional Chinese medicinal herbs for the treatment of idiopathic chronic fatigue and chronic fatigue syndrome.

WITHDRAWN: Traditional Chinese medicinal herbs for the treatment of idiopathic chronic fatigue and chronic fatigue syndrome. BACKGROUND: Chronic fatigue is increasingly common. Conventional medical care is limited in treating chronic fatigue, leading some patients to use traditional Chinese medicine therapies, including herbal medicine. OBJECTIVES: To assess the effectiveness of traditional Chinese medicine herbal products in treating idiopathic chronic fatigue and chronic fatigue (...) syndrome. SEARCH METHODS: The following databases were searched for terms related to traditional Chinese medicine, chronic fatigue, and clinical trials: CCDAN Controlled Trials Register (July 2009), MEDLINE (1966-2008), EMBASE (1980-2008), AMED (1985-2008), CINAHL (1982-2008), PSYCHINFO (1985-2008), CENTRAL (Issue 2 2008), the Chalmers Research Group PedCAM Database (2004), VIP Information (1989-2008), CNKI (1976-2008), OCLC Proceedings First (1992-2008), Conference Papers Index (1982-2008), and Dissertation

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4. Graded exercise therapy for myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome is not effective and unsafe. Re-analysis of a Cochrane review

Graded exercise therapy for myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome is not effective and unsafe. Re-analysis of a Cochrane review 30305916 2018 11 14 2055-1029 5 2 2018 Jul-Dec Health psychology open Health Psychol Open Graded exercise therapy for myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome is not effective and unsafe. Re-analysis of a Cochrane review. 2055102918805187 10.1177/2055102918805187 The analysis of the 2017 Cochrane review reveals flaws, which means that contrary (...) to its findings, there is no evidence that graded exercise therapy is effective. Because of the failure to report harms adequately in the trials covered by the review, it cannot be said that graded exercise therapy is safe. The analysis of the objective outcomes in the trials provides sufficient evidence to conclude that graded exercise therapy is an ineffective treatment for myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome. Vink Mark M Soerabaja Research Center, The Netherlands. Vink-Niese

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5. Chronic fatigue syndrome/Myalgic encephalomyelitis

Chronic fatigue syndrome/Myalgic encephalomyelitis Chronic fatigue syndrome/Myalgic encephalomyelitis - Symptoms, diagnosis and treatment | BMJ Best Practice You'll need a subscription to access all of BMJ Best Practice Search  Chronic fatigue syndrome/Myalgic encephalomyelitis Last reviewed: August 2018 Last updated: September 2018 Summary Chronic fatigue syndrome/encephalomyelitis (CFS/ME) can be distinguished from medical and psychiatric conditions in the differential diagnosis of fatigue (...) by the presence of debilitating fatigue for more than 6 months; combinations of cognitive dysfunction, total body pain, and unrefreshing sleep that does not restore normal function; and postexertional malaise, where exertion or other stressors leads to exacerbation of these symptoms with onset immediately or delayed by several hours or overnight The World Health Organization classifies CFS/ME as a neurological illness. There are no objective diagnostic tests, verified biomarkers, curative medications

BMJ Best Practice2018

6. Cognitive behavioural therapy with optional graded exercise therapy in patients with severe fatigue with myotonic dystrophy type 1: a multicentre, single-blind, randomised trial

Cognitive behavioural therapy with optional graded exercise therapy in patients with severe fatigue with myotonic dystrophy type 1: a multicentre, single-blind, randomised trial 29934199 2018 08 13 1474-4465 17 8 2018 Aug The Lancet. Neurology Lancet Neurol Cognitive behavioural therapy with optional graded exercise therapy in patients with severe fatigue with myotonic dystrophy type 1: a multicentre, single-blind, randomised trial. 671-680 S1474-4422(18)30203-5 10.1016/S1474-4422(18)30203-5 (...) Myotonic dystrophy type 1 is the most common form of muscular dystrophy in adults and leads to severe fatigue, substantial physical functional impairment, and restricted social participation. In this study, we aimed to determine whether cognitive behavioural therapy optionally combined with graded exercise compared with standard care alone improved the health status of patients with myotonic dystrophy type 1. We did a multicentre, single-blind, randomised trial, at four neuromuscular referral centres

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7. Multidisciplinary rehabilitation treatment is not effective for myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome: A review of the FatiGo trial

Multidisciplinary rehabilitation treatment is not effective for myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome: A review of the FatiGo trial 30094055 2018 11 14 2055-1029 5 2 2018 Jul-Dec Health psychology open Health Psychol Open Multidisciplinary rehabilitation treatment is not effective for myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome: A review of the FatiGo trial. 2055102918792648 10.1177/2055102918792648 The FatiGo trial concluded that multidisciplinary rehabilitation treatment (...) is more effective for chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis in the long term than cognitive behaviour therapy and that multidisciplinary rehabilitation treatment is more cost-effective for fatigue and cognitive behaviour therapy for quality of life. However, FatiGo suffered from a number of serious methodological flaws. Moreover, it ignored the results of the activity metre, its only objective outcome. This jeopardizes the validity of FatiGo. Its analysis shows

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8. Impact of abiraterone acetate plus prednisone or enzalutamide on fatigue and cognition in patients with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer: initial results from the observational AQUARiUS study

Impact of abiraterone acetate plus prednisone or enzalutamide on fatigue and cognition in patients with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer: initial results from the observational AQUARiUS study 30116592 2018 11 14 2059-7029 3 5 2018 ESMO open ESMO Open Impact of abiraterone acetate plus prednisone or enzalutamide on fatigue and cognition in patients with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer: initial results from the observational AQUARiUS study. e000397 10.1136/esmoopen (...) receive AAP or ENZ per routine clinical practice. Data on cognition, fatigue, pain and health-related quality of life are measured using the Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy-Cognitive Function, Brief Fatigue Inventory-Short Form, Brief Pain Inventory-Short Form and European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer Quality of Life-C30 questionnaires, respectively. This 3-month analysis was conducted in 105 patients; 46 received AAP and 59 received ENZ. There were statistically

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9. Fatigue

Fatigue Top results for fatigue - Trip Database or use your Google+ account Liberating the literature My query is: English Français Deutsch Čeština Español Magyar Svenska ALL of these words: Title only Anywhere in the document ANY of these words: Title only Anywhere in the document This EXACT phrase: Title only Anywhere in the document EXCLUDING words: Title only Anywhere in the document Timeframe: to: Combine searches by placing the search numbers in the top search box and pressing the search (...) button. An example search might look like (#1 or #2) and (#3 or #4) Loading history... Population: Intervention: Comparison: Outcome: Population: Intervention: Latest & greatest articles for fatigue The Trip Database is a leading resource to help health professionals find trustworthy answers to their clinical questions. Users can access the latest research evidence and guidance to answer their clinical questions. We have a large collection of systematic reviews, clinical guidelines, regulatory

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10. Adventure-based training to promote physical activity and reduce fatigue among childhood cancer survivors: A randomized controlled trial

Adventure-based training to promote physical activity and reduce fatigue among childhood cancer survivors: A randomized controlled trial 29689482 2018 06 01 1873-491X 83 2018 Jul International journal of nursing studies Int J Nurs Stud Adventure-based training to promote physical activity and reduce fatigue among childhood cancer survivors: A randomized controlled trial. 65-74 S0020-7489(18)30086-5 10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2018.04.007 Cancer-related fatigue is one of the most distressing symptoms (...) reported by childhood cancer survivors. Despite the body of evidence that regular physical activity helps alleviate cancer-related fatigue, insufficient participation in physical activity is frequently observed among childhood cancer survivors. This study examined the effectiveness of an adventure-based training programme in promoting physical activity, reducing fatigue, and enhancing self-efficacy and quality of life among Hong Kong Chinese childhood cancer survivors. A prospective randomised

EvidenceUpdates2018

11. Rituximab for the treatment of fatigue in primary biliary cholangitis (formerly primary biliary cirrhosis): a randomised controlled trial

Rituximab for the treatment of fatigue in primary biliary cholangitis (formerly primary biliary cirrhosis): a randomised controlled trial Rituximab for the treatment of fatigue in primary biliary cholangitis (formerly primary biliary cirrhosis): a randomised controlled trial Journals Library An error occurred retrieving content to display, please try again. >> >> >> Page Not Found Page not found (404) Sorry - the page you requested could not be found. Please choose a page from the navigation (...) or try a website search above to find the information you need. >> >> >> >> Issue {{metadata .Issue }} Toolkit 1)"> 0)"> {{metadata.Title}} {{metadata.Headline}} There was no difference in fatigue score in primary biliary cholangitis between Rituximab and a placebo at 3 months. {{author}} {{($index , , , , , , , , , , , & . Amardeep Khanna 1, 2, † , Laura Jopson 1, 2, † , Denise Howel 3 , Andrew Bryant 3 , Andrew Blamire 2 , Julia L Newton 2 , Jennifer Wilkinson 4 , Alison J Steel 4 , Jennifer

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12. Soluble interleukin-6 receptor mediated fatigue highlights immunological heterogeneity of patients with early breast cancer who undergo radiation therapy

Soluble interleukin-6 receptor mediated fatigue highlights immunological heterogeneity of patients with early breast cancer who undergo radiation therapy 30370355 2018 11 14 2452-1094 3 4 2018 Oct-Dec Advances in radiation oncology Adv Radiat Oncol Soluble interleukin-6 receptor mediated fatigue highlights immunological heterogeneity of patients with early breast cancer who undergo radiation therapy. 552-558 10.1016/j.adro.2018.05.007 This study aimed to explore the associations between dose (...) -volume parameters of localized breast irradiation, longitudinal interleukin-6 soluble receptor (sIL-6R), and leukocyte counts as markers of an immune-mediated response and fatigue as a centrally-driven behavior. This prospective cohort study recruited 100 women who were diagnosed with stage 0-IIIa breast cancer, prescribed 40 Gy in 15 fractions over 3 weeks adjuvant radiation therapy, and had no prior or concurrent chemotherapy. Dose-volume parameters were derived from treatment plans and related

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13. Randomised controlled trial of a self-guided online fatigue intervention in multiple sclerosis

Randomised controlled trial of a self-guided online fatigue intervention in multiple sclerosis 29549193 2018 03 17 1468-330X 2018 Mar 16 Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry J. Neurol. Neurosurg. Psychiatry Randomised controlled trial of a self-guided online fatigue intervention in multiple sclerosis. jnnp-2017-317463 10.1136/jnnp-2017-317463 Fatigue is a major disabling symptom in many chronic diseases including multiple sclerosis (MS), but treatment options are limited.Here, we (...) tested the effectiveness of a self-guided , interactive, online fatigue management programme (ELEVIDA) based on principles of cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) and related psychotherapeutic approaches (eg, mindfulness) for reducing fatigue in MS. Patients with MS and self-reported fatigue were recruited via the website of the German MS Society and assigned via an automated randomisation generator (1:1, no blocking or stratification) to a 12-week online intervention (ELEVIDA, n=139, 82% female, mean

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14. Existing drugs for rheumatoid arthritis may also improve associated fatigue

Existing drugs for rheumatoid arthritis may also improve associated fatigue NIHR DC | Signal - Existing drugs for rheumatoid arthritis may also improve associated fatigue Dissemination Centre Discover Portal NIHR DC Discover NIHR Signal Existing drugs for rheumatoid arthritis may also improve associated fatigue Published on 23 August 2016 Biological treatments for moderate to severe rheumatoid arthritis appear to reduce fatigue as well as other symptoms. Although existing studies looking (...) at effectiveness have focused on symptoms such as pain, their combined results suggest this additional benefit. Biological treatments work by reducing the joint inflammation and destruction associated with the condition, but to date it has been uncertain if this could affect fatigue. Fatigue was not a main outcome in any of the included studies in this Cochrane review. The way it was measured and reported varied between studies, making it harder to compare findings. Overall, these drugs seem to give a small

NIHR Dissemination Centre2018

15. Fatigue and Patient Safety

Fatigue and Patient Safety Fatigue and Patient Safety - ACOG Menu ▼ Fatigue and Patient Safety Page Navigation ▼ Number 730, February 2018 (Replaces Committee Opinion No. 519, March 2012) Committee on Patient Safety and Quality Improvement This Committee Opinion was developed by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists’ Committee on Patient Safety and Quality Improvement in collaboration with committee member Laurie C. Gregg, MD. This information is designed as an educational (...) , or otherwise, either express or implied. ACOG does not guarantee, warrant, or endorse the products or services of any firm, organization, or person. Neither ACOG nor its officers, directors, members, employees, or agents will be liable for any loss, damage, or claim with respect to any liabilities, including direct, special, indirect, or consequential damages, incurred in connection with this publication or reliance on the information presented. Fatigue and Patient Safety Abstract: Fatigue and sleep

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16. Efficacy of web-based cognitive-behavioural therapy for chronic fatigue syndrome: randomised controlled trial

Efficacy of web-based cognitive-behavioural therapy for chronic fatigue syndrome: randomised controlled trial 29436329 2018 02 13 1472-1465 212 2 2018 Feb The British journal of psychiatry : the journal of mental science Br J Psychiatry Efficacy of web-based cognitive-behavioural therapy for chronic fatigue syndrome: randomised controlled trial. 112-118 10.1192/bjp.2017.22 Face-to-face cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT) leads to a reduction of fatigue in chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS). Aims To (...) test the efficacy of internet-based CBT (iCBT) for adults with CFS. A total of 240 patients with CFS were randomised to either iCBT with protocol-driven therapist feedback or with therapist feedback on demand, or a waiting list. Primary outcome was fatigue severity assessed with the Checklist Individual Strength (Netherlands Trial Register: NTR4013). Compared with a waiting list, intention-to-treat (ITT) analysis showed a significant reduction of fatigue for both iCBT conditions (protocol-driven

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17. Multidimensional fatigue in pulmonary hypertension: prevalence, severity and predictors

Multidimensional fatigue in pulmonary hypertension: prevalence, severity and predictors Multidimensional fatigue in pulmonary hypertension: prevalence, severity and predictors | European Respiratory Society Main menu User menu Search Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Multidimensional fatigue in pulmonary hypertension: prevalence, severity and predictors Todd M. Tartavoulle , Aryn C. Karpinski , Andrew Aubin , Benzi M. Kluger , Oliver Distler , Lesley Ann Saketkoo ERJ Open Research (...) advances in pulmonary hypertension, fatigue remains common in patients with pulmonary hypertension. A convenience sample of 120 participants at an international patient conference completed the Multidimensional Fatigue Inventory (MFI)-20 scale. Data on New York Heart Association Functional Class, body mass index, oxygen use and medication type/use were also collected. There was a high prevalence of “severe” to “very severe” fatigue for each dimension: General Fatigue (60%), Physical Fatigue (55.8

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18. Randomized Controlled Trial to Examine the Impact of Aquatic Exercise Training on Functional Capacity, Balance, and Perceptions of Fatigue in Female Patients With Multiple Sclerosis

Randomized Controlled Trial to Examine the Impact of Aquatic Exercise Training on Functional Capacity, Balance, and Perceptions of Fatigue in Female Patients With Multiple Sclerosis 28735720 2018 02 08 1532-821X 99 2 2018 Feb Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation Arch Phys Med Rehabil Randomized Controlled Trial to Examine the Impact of Aquatic Exercise Training on Functional Capacity, Balance, and Perceptions of Fatigue in Female Patients With Multiple Sclerosis. 234-241 S0003-9993 (...) (17)30471-9 10.1016/j.apmr.2017.06.015 To assess the effects of an 8-week aquatic exercise training program on functional capacity, balance, and perceptions of fatigue in women with multiple sclerosis (MS). Randomized controlled design. Referral center of an MS society. Women (N=32; mean age ± SD, 36.4±8.2y) with diagnosed relapsing-remitting MS. After undergoing baseline testing by a neurologist, participants were allocated to either an intervention (aquatic training program, n=17) or a control

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19. Course of maternal fatigue and its associated factors during the first 6 months postpartum: a prospective cohort study

Course of maternal fatigue and its associated factors during the first 6 months postpartum: a prospective cohort study Course of maternal fatigue and its associated factors during the first 6 months postpartum: a prospective cohort study - Iwata - 2018 - Nursing Open - Wiley Online Library By continuing to browse this site, you agree to its use of cookies as described in our . Search term Search Search term Search The full text of this article hosted at iucr.org is unavailable due to technical (...) difficulties. RESEARCH ARTICLE Open Access Course of maternal fatigue and its associated factors during the first 6 months postpartum: a prospective cohort study Corresponding Author E-mail address: Graduate School of Nursing, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan Correspondence Hiroko Iwata, Graduate School of Nursing, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan. Email: Graduate School of Nursing, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan Graduate School of Nursing, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan Graduate School of Nursing, Chiba

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20. Prognostic indices of inflammatory markers, cognitive function and fatigue for survival in patients with localised colorectal cancer

Prognostic indices of inflammatory markers, cognitive function and fatigue for survival in patients with localised colorectal cancer 1 Vardy JL, et al. ESMO Open 2018;3:e000302. doi:10.1136/esmoopen-2017-000302 Open Access Prognostic indices of inflammatory markers, cognitive function and fatigue for survival in patients with localised colorectal cancer Janette L Vardy, 1 Haryana Mary Dhillon, 1 Gregory R Pond, 2 Corrinne Renton, 1 Stephen J Clarke, 1 Ian F Tannock 3 Original research To cite (...) : Vardy JL, Dhillon HM, Pond GR, et al. Prognostic indices of inflammatory markers, cognitive function and fatigue for survival in patients with localised colorectal cancer. ESMO Open 2018;3:e000302. doi:10.1136/ esmoopen-2017-000302 Received 1 December 2017 Revised 17 January 2018 Accepted 18 January 2018 1 University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2 McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada 3 Medical Oncology, Princess Margaret Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Correspondence

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