Monday, 9 November 2009

GET and CBT: potentially harmful for many patients with ME

"A review on Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and Graded Exercise Therapy (GET) in Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME)/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS)" by Frank Twisk and Dr Michael Maes. This review shows that CBT/GET is not only ineffective and not evidence-based but also potentially harmful for many patients with ME/CFS. Click on the following link on the Invest in ME website for further details - http://www.investinme.org/Article-342%20CBT%20and%20GET%20Ineffective%20for%20ME.htm

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