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61. Fatigue in people with MS: can exercise help?

Fatigue in people with MS: can exercise help? Fatigue in people with MS: can exercise help? - Evidently Cochrane Search and hit Go By October 23, 2015 // I’ve just had an email from a Professor of Nursing, with a quote under her signature, which I haven’t seen before: “ There is nothing so useless as doing something efficiently which should not be done at all .” (Peter Drucker) In health research (as in life!) doing the right thing is critical. If research is to be useful, it’s really important (...) that it sets out to answer the right questions, those that matter to people affected by the condition being investigated. That’s the starting point for the work of the . I’ve written about one of their Priority Setting Partnerships, which bring together patients, health professionals and researchers to find the top priorities for research. The hope is that research funding will then be used to investigate the most important uncertainties. Reducing fatigue – a top priority in MS research People affected

Evidently Cochrane2015

63. National Institutes of Health Pathways to Prevention Workshop: Advancing the Research on Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.

National Institutes of Health Pathways to Prevention Workshop: Advancing the Research on Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Pathways to Prevention Workshop: Advancing the Research on Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome was cosponsored by the NIH Office of Disease Prevention and the Trans-NIH Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Research Working Group. A multidisciplinary working group developed the agenda

Annals of Internal Medicine2015 Full Text: Link to full Text with Trip Pro

64. A lifestyle intervention improves fatigue, mental health and social support among adolescents and young adults with cerebral palsy: Focus on mediating effects

A lifestyle intervention improves fatigue, mental health and social support among adolescents and young adults with cerebral palsy: Focus on mediating effects 25352613 2015 07 11 2016 04 04 2015 07 11 1477-0873 29 7 2015 Jul Clinical rehabilitation Clin Rehabil A lifestyle intervention improves fatigue, mental health and social support among adolescents and young adults with cerebral palsy: focus on mediating effects. 717-27 10.1177/0269215514555136 To evaluate the effect of a lifestyle (...) intervention on fatigue, participation, quality of life, gross motor functioning, motivation, self-efficacy and social support, and to explore mediating effects of physical behavior and physical fitness. A randomized controlled trial with intention to treat analysis. Rehabilitation centers in university hospitals in the Netherlands. Adolescents and young adults with spastic cerebral palsy. A six-month lifestyle intervention that consisted of physical fitness training combined with counseling sessions

EvidenceUpdates2015

65. Diagnosis and treatment of myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome

Diagnosis and treatment of myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome Diagnosis and treatment of myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome Diagnosis and treatment of myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome This systematic review summarizes research on methods of diagnosing myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) and benefits and harms of multiple medical and nonmedical treatments. It identifies evidence gaps and limitations to inform future (...) research. Citation This systematic review summarizes research on methods of diagnosing myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) and benefits and harms of multiple medical and nonmedical treatments. It identifies evidence gaps and limitations to inform future research.. Diagnosis and treatment of myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome. Rockville: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ). Evidence Report/Technology Assessment No. 219. 2014 Authors' conclusions None

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.2015

66. Weakness / Fatigue

Weakness / Fatigue Scottish Palliative Care Guidelines - Weakness / Fatigue Scottish Palliative Care Guidelines search / / / Weakness / Fatigue Weakness / Fatigue Introduction Fatigue is a persistent, subjective feeling of tiredness, weakness or lack of energy related to advanced chronic illness. It has many contributory causes though the exact aetiology is poorly understood. Patients may use many terms to describe their experience of fatigue. Fatigue is a common symptom in progressive chronic (...) disease. The severity and impact of fatigue may change in the course of the disease trajectory. It is frequently regarded as more distressing than pain by patients. It is often under-recognised by professionals. Fatigue may be unrelated to level of activity and not fully alleviated by rest or sleep. It is multidimensional affecting physical function, cognitive ability, social, emotional and spiritual wellbeing. Reduced physical function limits participation in preferred activities and activities

Scottish Palliative Care Guidelines2015

67. Tiredness/fatigue in adults

Tiredness/fatigue in adults Tiredness/fatigue in adults - NICE CKS Clinical Knowledge Summaries Share Tiredness/fatigue in adults - Summary Tiredness (or fatigue) is often described as a lack of, or decreased, energy, and physical or mental exhaustion. Tiredness may be due to psychological, psychosocial, physical, or physiological causes or a combination of these. Between 10–18% of people in the UK report having tiredness lasting 1 month or longer, and 1.5% of people consult their GP with a new (...) symptom of tiredness each year. Tiredness can have a negative impact on work, family life, and social relationships. Red flags or alarm features in an adult with tiredness include: Significant unintentional weight loss (5% of body weight in 6–12 months). Lymphadenopathy suggestive of malignancy. Other symptoms and signs of malignancy, such as haemoptysis, dysphagia, rectal bleeding, breast lump, or postmenopausal bleeding. Localizing/focal neurological signs. CKS acknowledges that the National

NICE Clinical Knowledge Summaries2015

68. Graded exercise therapy for chronic fatigue syndrome

Graded exercise therapy for chronic fatigue syndrome RACGP - Graded exercise therapy: chronic fatigue syndrome Username Password Password security changes or call 1800 284 789 Search the RACGP website Your browser has 'Cookies' disabled, alert boxes will continue to appear without this feature. / / / / / Graded exercise therapy: chronic fatigue syndrome HANDI Making non-drug interventions easier to find and use Graded exercise therapy: chronic fatigue syndrome CFS is primarily a disorder (...) in the duration of physical activity. The overall aim is to help the patient gradually increase physical activity, and become more independent in their everyday life. GET differs from cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) by not directly targeting cognitive factors. GET and CBT may be used together. GET differs from adaptive pacing therapy (APT) by encouraging the participant to extend their physical functioning beyond their current ability. Indication Patients with chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS). The aim

Handbook of Non-Drug interventions (HANDI)2015

69. What treatments relieve arthritis and fatigue associated with systemic lupus erythematosus?

What treatments relieve arthritis and fatigue associated with systemic lupus erythematosus? What treatments relieve arthritis and fatigue associated with systemic lupus erythematosus? Toggle navigation Shared more. Cited more. Safe forever. Toggle navigation View Item JavaScript is disabled for your browser. Some features of this site may not work without it. Search MOspace This Collection Browse Statistics What treatments relieve arthritis and fatigue associated (...) with systemic lupus erythematosus? View/ Open Date 2014-10 Format Metadata Abstract Q: What treatments relieve arthritis and fatigue associated with systemic lupus erythematosus? A: Hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine improve the arthritis associated with mild systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)—producing a 50% reduction in arthritis flares and articular involvement—and have few adverse effects (strength of recommendation [SOR]: a, systematic review of randomized controlled trials [RCTs]). Methotrexate reduces arthralgias

Clinical Inquiries2014

71. Testing Vitamin B12 Levels in Neuropathy, Alopecia, Dizziness, and Fatigue: A Rapid Review

Testing Vitamin B12 Levels in Neuropathy, Alopecia, Dizziness, and Fatigue: A Rapid Review Testing vitamin B12 levels in neuropathy, alopecia, dizziness, and fatigue: a rapid review Testing vitamin B12 levels in neuropathy, alopecia, dizziness, and fatigue: a rapid review Health Quality Ontario Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database (...) . Citation Health Quality Ontario. Testing vitamin B12 levels in neuropathy, alopecia, dizziness, and fatigue: a rapid review. Toronto: Health Quality Ontario (HQO). Rapid Review. 2014 Authors' objectives The objective of this analysis is to identify the clinical utility of testing vitamin B12 levels in cases of neuropathy, alopecia, dizziness, and fatigue. Authors' conclusions There is very low quality evidence that there is no association between vitamin B12 levels and neuropathy. There is very low

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.2014

72. Finally, a way to relieve cancer-related fatigue

Finally, a way to relieve cancer-related fatigue Finally, a way to relieve cancer-related fatigue Toggle navigation Shared more. Cited more. Safe forever. Toggle navigation View Item JavaScript is disabled for your browser. Some features of this site may not work without it. Search MOspace This Collection Browse Statistics Finally, a way to relieve cancer-related fatigue View/ Open Date 2014-05 Format Metadata Abstract A 4-week course of American ginseng, taken while patients are undergoing (...) radiation or chemotherapy, can reduce cancer-related fatigue. PRACTICE CHANGER: Recommend American ginseng 1000 mg twice daily for 4 weeks to improve cancer-related fatigue for patients who are under-going radiation or chemotherapy; no other treatment has been shown to be effective. URI Part of Citation Journal of Family Practice, 63(5) 2014: 270-272. Collections hosted by hosted by

PURLS2014

73. Modafinil for the treatment of fatigue in lung cancer: results of a placebo-controlled, double-blind, randomized trial

Modafinil for the treatment of fatigue in lung cancer: results of a placebo-controlled, double-blind, randomized trial 24778393 2014 06 14 2014 08 04 2016 11 25 1527-7755 32 18 2014 Jun 20 Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology J. Clin. Oncol. Modafinil for the treatment of fatigue in lung cancer: results of a placebo-controlled, double-blind, randomized trial. 1882-8 10.1200/JCO.2013.54.4346 Fatigue is a distressing symptom occurring (...) in more than 60% of patients with cancer. The CNS stimulants modafinil and methylphenidate are recommended for the treatment of cancer-related fatigue, despite a limited evidence base. We aimed to evaluate the efficacy and tolerability of modafinil in the management of fatigue in patients with non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC). Adults with advanced NSCLC and performance status of 0 to 2, who were not treated with chemotherapy or radiotherapy within the last 4 weeks, were randomly assigned to daily

EvidenceUpdates2014

74. Effectiveness of energy conservation treatment in reducing fatigue in multiple sclerosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Effectiveness of energy conservation treatment in reducing fatigue in multiple sclerosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis Effectiveness of energy conservation treatment in reducing fatigue in multiple sclerosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis Effectiveness of energy conservation treatment in reducing fatigue in multiple sclerosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis Blikman LJ, Huisstede BM, Kooijmans H, Stam HJ, Bussmann JB, van Meeteren J CRD summary This review concluded (...) that energy conservation management for fatigued patients with multiple sclerosis could have greater short-term efficacy in reducing the impact of fatigue and improving quality of life (with better scores on three out of eight questionnaire subscales) than no treatment. The authors' conclusions may not be sufficiently cautious, although their recommendation for further trials appear appropriate. Authors' objectives To assess the effects of energy conservation management treatment for fatigue

DARE.2014

75. Case definitions for chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis (CFS/ME): a systematic review

Case definitions for chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis (CFS/ME): a systematic review Case definitions for chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis (CFS/ME): a systematic review - Nasjonalt kunnskapssenter for helsetjenesten Main menu Menu The Knowledge Centre for the Health Services is part of the Norwegian Institute of Public Health since January 1, 2016. For new publications, please go to Search Vitenskapelig artikkel Case definitions for chronic fatigue (...) syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis (CFS/ME): a systematic review Published 03/10/2014 Changed 28/10/2014 Brurberg KG, Fønhus MS, Larun L, Flottorp S, Malterud K. Case definitions for chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis (CFS/ME): a systematic review. Vitenskapelig artikkel – 2014. BMJ Open2014;4:e003973 doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2013-003973 . Key messages ObjectiveTo identify case definitions for chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis (CFS/ME), and explore how the validity of case

The Norwegian Knowledge Centre for the Health Services2014

76. Screening, Assessment, and Management of Fatigue in Adult Survivors of Cancer Guideline Adaptation

Screening, Assessment, and Management of Fatigue in Adult Survivors of Cancer Guideline Adaptation ');//--> ');//--> Search in: Menu COOKIES REQUIRED In order to access this website, please configure your browser to support cookies. 2318 Mill Road, Suite 800, Alexandria, VA 22314 © 2018 American Society of Clinical Oncology | |

American Society of Clinical Oncology Guidelines2014

77. Reports of recovery in chronic fatigue syndrome may present less than meets the eye

Reports of recovery in chronic fatigue syndrome may present less than meets the eye Reports of recovery in chronic fatigue syndrome may present less than meets the eye | Evidence-Based Mental Health This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main (...) menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Reports of recovery in chronic fatigue syndrome may present less than meets the eye Article Text Psychological interventions Reports of recovery in chronic fatigue syndrome may present less than meets the eye Fred Friedberg , Jenna Adamowicz Statistics from Altmetric.com No Altmetric data available for this article. What is already

Evidence-Based Mental Health2014

78. A pragmatic parallel arm multi-centre randomised controlled trial to assess the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a group-based fatigue management programme (FACETS) for people with multiple sclerosis

A pragmatic parallel arm multi-centre randomised controlled trial to assess the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a group-based fatigue management programme (FACETS) for people with multiple sclerosis A pragmatic parallel arm multi-centre randomised controlled trial to assess the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a group-based fatigue management programme (FACETS) for people with multiple sclerosis A pragmatic parallel arm multi-centre randomised controlled trial to assess (...) the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a group-based fatigue management programme (FACETS) for people with multiple sclerosis Thomas S, Thomas PW, Kersten P, Jones R, Green C, Nock A, Slingsby V, Smith AD, Baker R, Galvin KT, Hillier C Record Status This is a critical abstract of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED. Each abstract contains a brief summary of the methods, the results and conclusions followed by a detailed critical assessment on the reliability of the study

NHS Economic Evaluation Database.2013

79. Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation reduces pain, fatigue and hyperalgesia while restoring central inhibition in primary fibromyalgia

Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation reduces pain, fatigue and hyperalgesia while restoring central inhibition in primary fibromyalgia 23900134 2013 10 23 2014 05 28 2017 02 20 1872-6623 154 11 2013 Nov Pain Pain Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation reduces pain, fatigue and hyperalgesia while restoring central inhibition in primary fibromyalgia. 2554-62 10.1016/j.pain.2013.07.043 S0304-3959(13)00411-9 Because transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) works by reducing (...) central excitability and activating central inhibition pathways, we tested the hypothesis that TENS would reduce pain and fatigue and improve function and hyperalgesia in people with fibromyalgia who have enhanced central excitability and reduced inhibition. The current study used a double-blinded randomized, placebo-controlled cross-over design to test the effects of a single treatment of TENS with people with fibromyalgia. Three treatments were assessed in random order: active TENS, placebo TENS

EvidenceUpdates2013 Full Text: Link to full Text with Trip Pro

80. What’s the evidence on tackling fatigue in rheumatoid arthritis?

What’s the evidence on tackling fatigue in rheumatoid arthritis? What’s the evidence on tackling fatigue in rheumatoid arthritis? | Evidently Cochrane sharing the latest Cochrane Reviews Search Main menu Post navigation by Key message: There is some evidence that physical activity and talking treatments can help people with rheumatoid arthritis manage fatigue. We don’t have enough evidence to say which elements of these types of interventions are most effective, nor whether other non-drug (...) approaches are also helpful. Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an autoimmune disease that causes inflammation of the joints. It’s the second most common type of arthritis in the UK population. Key symptoms are painful, swollen joints, but fatigue (extreme mental and/or physical tiredness) is also a problem for many people who have RA. There’s currently no cure for RA and no accepted evidence-based guidelines on how best to manage this condition. Non-pharmacological interventions, that’s alternatives

Evidently Cochrane2013