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Japan ME Association: " Our Opposition to Proposed National Treatment Guidelines for ME/CFS"

Discussion in 'General ME/CFS News' started by Andy, Jan 21, 2018.

  1. Andy

    Andy Committee Member

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    Japan faces the same issues as the rest of the world by the look of it.
    https://mecfsjapan.com/2017/12/15/410/
     
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    Webdog Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    If I'm reading this correctly, the JMEA recommends Graded Exercise Therapy in general and gives it a B rating. However, the JMEA does not recommend GET rolled out as the only national treatment guideline because doctors aren't trained properly.
     
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    Invisible Woman Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    I have read it differently. The guidelines /recommendations are issued by

    And the Research Committee acknowledge a lack of trained physicians.

    The JMEA are saying that the guidelines aren't good enough and that

     

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