Jean-Dominique de Korwin

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Jean-Dominique de Korwin

EUROMENE[edit | edit source]

Dr. de Korwin is a member of the Socio-economics Working Group of EUROMENE, a European Union COST Action CA15111 not-for-profit research organization committed to tackling the cause and treatment for Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.[1]

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  1. http://www.cost.eu/COST_Actions/ca/CA15111?management
  2. de Korwin, JD; Chiche, L; Banovic, I; Ghali, A; Delliaux, S; Authier, FJ; Cozon, G; Hatron, PY; Fornasieri, I; Morinet, F (2016), "Le syndrome de fatigue chronique : une nouvelle maladie? [Chronic fatigue syndrome: A new disorder?]", La Revue de Médecine Interne, 37 (12): 811-819, doi:10.1016/j.revmed.2016.05.003 

chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) - A controversial term, invented by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, that generally refers to a collection of symptoms as “fatigue”. There have been multiple attempts to come up with a set of diagnostic criteria to define this term, but few of those diagnostic criteria are currently in use. Previous attempts to define this term include the Fukuda criteria and the Oxford criteria. Some view the term as a useful diagnostic category for people with long-term fatigue of unexplained origin. Others view the term as a derogatory term borne out of animus towards patients. Some view the term as a synonym of myalgic encephalomyelitis, while others view myalgic encephalomyelitis as a distinct disease.

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