Fatigue Intervention by Nurses Evaluation – The FINE Trial. A randomised controlled trial of nurse led self-help treatment for patients in primary care with chronic fatigue syndrome: study protocol. [ISRCTN74156610]
BMC Medicine 2006, 4:9 doi:10.1186/1741-7015-4-9
- Comment on the discussion of the effectiveness of interventions for CFS
- Further comments on the outcome measures being used and suggestions for other outcome measures that could be useful in such trials
- Study confirms problems of using the 11-item bimodal Chalder Fatigue Scale as an outcome measure
- Why is the 11-item bimodal Chalder Fatigue Scale being used as a primary outcome measure?