STRESS AS A PRECIPITATING FACTOR OF CFS / ME

1981

A Baffling Syndrome. Dr. Ramsey. ME Association 1981:3

1984

Myalgic encephalomyelitis. PJ Gow. New Zealand Medical Journal 1984:868

Myalgic encephalomyelitis. P Snow. New Zealand Medical Journal 1984:698-699

1985

Raphe Nucleus Encephalopathy (myalgic encephalomyelitis, epidemic neuromyasthenia). CP Maurizi. Medical Hypotheses 1985:16:351-354

1987

Stress, Relaxation and Meditation Factsheet. ME Action Campaign Factsheet 1987.

The Diagnosis of Myalgic Encephalomyelitis. Australian & New Zealand Myalgic Encephalomyelitis Society Inc Factsheet 1987

How Do We Get This Disease? UK ME Association Factsheet 1987

Why Do You Get ME? UK ME Association Factsheet 1987

The Challenge of ME - A Microbiologist's Point Of View. UK ME Association Newsletter Winter 1987:88:5-6

The "Chronic, Active Epstein-Barr Virus Infection" Syndrome and Primary Fibromyalgia. D Buchwald, DL Goldenberg et al. Arthritis and Rheumatism 1987:30:10:1132

The Epstein-Barr Virus and Chronic Fatigue. IE Salit. Clinical Ecology 1987:5:3:103-107

The post-viral syndrome: a review. MI Archer. Journal of the Royal College of General Practitioners 1987:37:212-214

1988

Notes on talks at ME Association AGM on 23rd April 1988. UK ME Association Factsheet 1988

Lecture by Dr Betty Dowsett Sat April 23 1988. UK ME Association Factsheet 1988

Results of a pilot study looking at ME sufferers. UK ME Association Factsheet 1988.

New light on the causes and management of postviral fatigue syndrome. C Shepherd. Modem Medicine 1988:

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Factsheet 1988

CFIDS: A Real clinical entity (and possible pandemic?). PR Cheney. The CFIDS Chronicle 1988:7

1989

Thank You For Listening To Me! B Dowsett. UK ME Association 1989

The Stress That Drives Athletes To Illness. N Harris. The Independent 7.11.89

Special Report: Dr J Zala. The Practioner 1989:233:919

ME - is it a real disease? Dr C Shepherd. The Practioner 1989:233:46

What causes a person to develop ME? Nightingale Research Foundation 1989:16

The Evolving Hypothesis: Why Stress Makes CFIDS Worse. JA Goldstein. The CFIDS Chronicle Jan/ Feb 1989:33-39

Post-Viral Syndrome Workshop. UK ME Association Workshop, Dunkeld, 1989

Can Psychologists Help ME? R Gadd. Psychology and Health Jan 1989:17-18

A CFIDS Primer - What causes CFIDS? The CFIDS Chronicle, Summer / Fall 1989:iii

1990

Risk Factors. CFIDS Reporter, Oregon 1990.

Myalgic Encephalomyelitis - A persistent Enteroviral Infection? Postgraduate Medical Journal 1990:66:526-530

Objective measurement of personality variables in epidemic neuromyasthenia patients. A Stricklin, M Sewell, C Austad. SAMJ 1990:77:31-34

Post-viral fatigue syndrome - the archetypal 'mind-body' disorder? WRC Weir. Biologist 1990:37:5:165-166

1991

Clinical Protocols 11 - Paul Cheney. Meeting Place 1991:36:24

Fatigue: Definition and Management. I Barofsky, M West Legro. Reviews of Infectious Diseases 1991:13(Suppl 1):S97-97

Cognitive and Mood-State Changes. J Grafman et al. Reviews of Infectious Diseases 1991:13(Suppl 1):S45-S52

Signs and Symptoms of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. AL Komaroff & D Buchwald. Reviews of Infectious Diseases 1991:13 (Suppl 1):S8-S 11

Medical Aspects of Delayed Convalescence. LE Cluff. Reviews of Infectious Diseases 1991:13: (Suppl 1):S138-140

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Thoughts on Pathogenesis. AS Evans. Reviews of Infectious Diseases 1991:13 (Suppl 1):S56-9

Evidence for Impaired Activation of the Hypothalamic-Pitu itary-Ad renal Axis in Patients with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. MA Demitrack, JK Dale et al. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology 1991:73:1224-1225

1992

A Chronic Illness Characterized by Fatigue, Neurologic and Immunologic Disorders, and Active Human Herpesvirus Type 6 Infection. D Buchwald, PR Cheney et al. Annals of Internal Medicine 1992:116:2:103

Plasma and Cerebrospinal Fluid Monoamine Metabolism in Patients with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Preliminary Findings. MA Demitrack, PW Gold et al. Biol Psychiatry 1992:32:1065-1077

1993

Fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome, and myofascial pain syndrome. DL Goldenberg. Current Opinion in Rheumatology 1993:199-200

Clinical presentation of chronic fatigue syndrome. AL Komaroff. Chronic fatigue syndrome. Wiley, Chichester (Ciba Foundation Symposium): 173:43-61

1994

Viral Studies of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. JA Levy. Clinical Infectious Diseases 1994:18 (Suppl 1):S117-20

Epidemiology of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. PH Levine. Clinical Infectious Diseases 1994:18 (Suppl 1):S57-60

Precipitating Events in CFS. IE Salit. Dublin International Meeting On CFS 1994

The Neuroendocrinology of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Bridging Behavior and Biology. MA Dernitrack. Dublin International Meeting On CFS 1994

1995

Have there been any significant studies on trauma as the trigger for CF(ID)S? The CFIDS Chronicle, Winter 1995

Life-events and the course of the chronic fatigue syndrome. C Ray, S Jefferies, WRC Weir. British Journal of Medical Psychology 1995:68:323-331

Neuroendocrinology of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. TG Dinan. First World Congress on CFS and Related Disorders, Brussels 1995

The Stress/Fatigue Link in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. F Freidberg. Journal of CFS 1995:1:314:147-152

1996

Chronic fatigue syndrome: a stress disorder? AJ Cleare, SC Wessely. J Hosp Med 1996:55:9:571-574

Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome - Similarities and Differences. D Buchwald. Rheumatic Disease Clinics of North America 1996:22:2:219

Epidemiology Advances in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. PH Levine. J. Psychiat. Res 1996:31:1:7-18

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome - Information for Physicians. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH, US Department of Health & Human Sciences 1996

The three-way interactions between the hypothalamic-pituitary-ad renal and gonadal axes and the immune system. DJ Torpy, Chrousos GP. Clinical Rheurnatology 1996:10(2):181-198

Evidence that Abnormalities of Central Neurohormonal Systems Are Key To Understanding Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. LJ Crofford, MA Demitrack. Rheumatic Disease Clinics of North America 1996:22:2:267

1997

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. MA Demitrack, NC Engleberg. Current Therapy in Endocrinology and Metabolism 1997:6:152-160

Precipitating Factors For The Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. IE Salit. J.Psychiat.Res 1997:31:1:59-65

Epidemiologic Advances in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. PH Levine. J.Psychiat.Res 1997:31:1:7-18

Draft Clinical Practice Guidelines on the evaluation of prolonged fatigue and the diagnosis and management of chronic fatigue syndrome. Royal Australasian College of Physicians Publication 1997

Neuroendocrine Correlates of Chronic Syndrome: A Brief Review. MA Demitrack. J.Psychiat.Res 1997:31:1:69-82

1998

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. HM Ali. Physiotherapy 1998:84:7:331

On Symptoms and Life Events Surrounding the Onset of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. V Blomkvist, B Evengard et al. Fourth International AA CFS Research & Clinical Conference on CFIDS 1998 (Abstract p. 32)

Chronic fatigue in overlap syndromes. A Chaudhuri. CNS 1998:1:2:16-19

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. A Chaudhuri, WMH Behan et al. Proc. R. Coll. Physicians Edinb 1998:28:150-163

Evidence for and Pathophysiologic Implications of Hypothalamic-Pituitary Axis Dysregulation in Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. MA Demitrack, U Crofford. Ann. NY. Acad. SCI 1998:840:684-697

1999

A Community-Based Study of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. LA Jason, JA Richman et al. Arch Intem Med 1999:159:2129

Blood-Brain Barrier Breakdown in Myalgic Encephalomyelitis. Behan W, Gow J. Fatigue 2000 Conference, London 1999

Critical Life Events. Theorell T, Blomkvist, Lindh G, Evengard B. Psychosom Med 1999:61:3:304-310

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome is an Acquired Neurological Channelopathy. A Chaudhuri, PO Behan. Hum. Psychopharmacol. Clin. Exp 1999:14:7-17

2000

Symptom patterns in long-duration chronic fatigue syndrome. F Freidberg, L Dechene et al. Journal of Psychosomatic Research 2000:48:59-68

Pall ML. 2000b. Elevated peroxynitrite as the cause of chronic fatigue syndrome: Other inducers and mechanisms of symptom generation. J Chronic Fatigue Syndrome 7(4):45-58.