Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and the Abnormal Exercise Stress Test
Health, Exercise, and Sport Sciences Department
8th International Association for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Conference
Fort Lauderdale, FL
January 12-14, 2007
Date of Presentation
Compared serial exercise test results to assess the effects of post-exertional malaise in CFS, and concluded that a single exercise test is insufficient to determine the extent of functional impairment in CFS patients. A second test 24 hours later revealed CFS patients had significantly worse performance than controls, significant support for claims of disability.
Ciccolella, M. E.,
Snell, C. R.,
Stevens, S. R.,
VanNess, J. M.,
Stiles, T. L.
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and the Abnormal Exercise Stress Test.
Paper presented at 8th International Association for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Conference in Fort Lauderdale, FL.