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Functional gastrointestinal disorders are increased in joint hypermobility‐related disorders with [POTS], 2020, Tai

Discussion in 'BioMedical ME/CFS Research' started by Andy, Aug 18, 2020.

  1. Andy

    Andy Committee Member & Outreach

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    Full title: Functional gastrointestinal disorders are increased in joint hypermobility‐related disorders with concomitant postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome
    Open access, https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/nmo.13975?af=R
     
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    Trish Moderator Staff Member

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    Surely heavily skewed by being a self selected sample. People with bendy joints who are otherwise healthy are unlikely to join hypermobility disorder social media groups.

    Epidemiological studies looking at frequency of overlap of symptoms and syndromes really need to be done from proper representative sampling from the whole population.
     
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