Table 5

Illness classification at the time of the clinical study by surveillance criteria and by standardized clinically empirical criteria of 164 study participants with no medical or psychiatric exclusions.

Current Classification Surveillance Criteria

CFS

ISF

Not Ill


CFS

10 (62.5)

6 (37.5)

0

16

ISF

32 (42.1)

38 (50.0)

6 (7.9)

76

Remission

1 (4.2)

13 (54.1)

10 (41.7)

24

Control

0

4 (8.3)

44 (91.7)

48

43

61

60

164


Columns show number of subjects and (percent of row)

Reeves et al. BMC Medicine 2005 3:19   doi:10.1186/1741-7015-3-19

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