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Institute of Medicine Report issued 2/10/2105

Beyond Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Redefining an Illness Read the Report See a report brief here Report key facts here Summaries can be found on many sites including The JAMA website: http://jama.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?doi=10.1001/jama.2015.1346 The New York Times  http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/02/10/chronic-fatigue-syndrome-gets-a-new-name/?_r=3%3A%2F%2Fwell.blogs.nytimes.com%2F2015%2F02%2F10%2Fchronic-fatigue-syndrome-gets-a-new-name%2F%3F_r%3D3 National Academy of Sciences “Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Myalgic Encephalomyelitis Is a Legitimate Disease That Needs Proper Diagnosis and Treatment, […]

IACFSME Primer (Revised 2014)

The ME/CFS Primer for Clinical Practitioners (2014 revision) is available in both print and download versions at the IACFSME website. Click here. Primer

Social Security Guidelines for ME/CFS as of 4/03/2014

http://www.socialsecurity.gov/OP_Home/rulings/di/01/SSR2014-01-di-01.html

Two Primers available

CFS/ME A Primer for Clinical Practitioners – International Association CFS/ME (IACFSME) International Consensus Primer for Medical Practitioners – International Consensus Panel (ICC)