P D White
Affiliation: Queen Mary
- Chronic fatigue syndrome in an ethnically diverse population: the influence of psychosocial adversity and physical inactivityKamaldeep S Bhui
Centre for Psychiatry, Wolson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK
BMC Med 9:26. 2011..This paper reports the prevalence of chronic fatigue (CF) and CFS in an ethnically diverse population sample and tests whether prevalence varies by social adversity, social support, physical inactivity, anxiety and depression...
- Replication of an empirical approach to delineate the heterogeneity of chronic unexplained fatigueEric Aslakson
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Popul Health Metr 7:17. 2009..This study and the earlier one enrolled participants from defined populations and measured the internal milieu, which differentiates them from studies of clinic referrals that examine only clinical phenotypes...
- A case control study of premorbid and currently reported physical activity levels in chronic fatigue syndromeWayne R Smith
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
BMC Psychiatry 6:53. 2006..Patients with chronic fatigue syndrome typically report high levels of physical activity before becoming ill. Few studies have examined premorbid and current activity levels in chronically fatigued patients...
- The nosology of sub-acute and chronic fatigue syndromes that follow infectious mononucleosisP D White
Department of Psychological Medicine, Barts, London and Queen Mary School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of London
Psychol Med 34:499-507. 2004..This work has not been replicated and no latent class analysis of subjects has been published...
- Protocol for the PACE trial: a randomised controlled trial of adaptive pacing, cognitive behaviour therapy, and graded exercise, as supplements to standardised specialist medical care versus standardised specialist medical care alone for patients with thePeter D White
Department of Psychological Medicine, Queen Mary School of Medicine and Dentistry, St Bartholomew s Hospital, London, UK
BMC Neurol 7:6. 2007..Specialist medical care is commonly provided but its efficacy when given alone is not established. This trial compares the efficacy of the additional therapies when added to specialist medical care against specialist medical care alone...
- What causes prolonged fatigue after infectious mononucleosis: and does it tell us anything about chronic fatigue syndrome?P D White
Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of London, London, UK
J Infect Dis 196:4-5. 2007
- A comparison of patients with chronic fatigue syndrome attending separate fatigue clinics based in immunology and psychiatryP D White
Department of Psychological Medicine, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of London, London EC1A 7BE, UK
J R Soc Med 95:440-4. 2002..The high levels of emotional distress suggest that psychosocial management is as important as physical management in hospital outpatients with chronic fatigue syndrome, irrespective of its aetiology...
- Chronic fatigue syndrome: Is it one discrete syndrome or many? Implications for the "one vs. many" functional somatic syndromes debatePeter D White
Wolfson Institute of Preventive Health, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK
J Psychosom Res 68:455-9. 2010..The solution to the debate is that we need to both "lump" and "split." We need to study both the similarities between syndromes and their dissimilarities to better understand what we currently call the FSSs...
- Comparison of adaptive pacing therapy, cognitive behaviour therapy, graded exercise therapy, and specialist medical care for chronic fatigue syndrome (PACE): a randomised trialP D White
Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Barts and the London School of Medicine, Queen Mary University of London, UK
Lancet 377:823-36. 2011..We aimed to assess effectiveness and safety of all four treatments...
- Subjective quality of life in patients with chronic fatigue syndromeA Rakib
Queen Mary's School of Medicine and Dentistry, Newham Centre for Mental Health, London, UK
Qual Life Res 14:11-9. 2005..These data suggest that treatment of depression associated with CFS, regardless of causation, could help to improve SQOL in CFS patients...
- Risk and predictors of fatigue after infectious mononucleosis in a large primary-care cohortI Petersen
Centre for Psychiatry, Barts and The London, Queen Mary's School of Medicine and Dentistry, UK
QJM 99:49-55. 2006..Female sex and premorbid mood disorder are risk markers for fatigue. These can be used both to target prevention strategies and to explore aetiological mechanisms...
- Is the chronic fatigue syndrome an exercise phobia? A case control studyA M Gallagher
Centre for Psychiatry, Institute of Community Health Sciences, Queen Mary School of Medicine and Dentistry, St Bartholomew s Hospital, EC1A 7BE London, UK
J Psychosom Res 58:367-73. 2005..The aim of this study was to test whether patients with chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) have an exercise phobia, by measuring anxiety-related physiological and psychological reactions to ordinary activity and exercise...
- A systematic review of chronic fatigue, its syndromes and ethnicity: prevalence, severity, co-morbidity and copingSokratis Dinos
Centre for Psychiatry, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK
Int J Epidemiol 38:1554-70. 2009..If there are convincing differences in prevalence and risk factors across all or some ethnic groups, investigating the causes of these can help unravel the pathophysiology of CFS...
- Poor concentration and the ability to process information after glandular feverP D White
Department of Psychological Medicine, St Bartholomew s, West Smithfield, London, UK
J Psychosom Res 44:269-78. 1998....
- Predictions and associations of fatigue syndromes and mood disorders that occur after infectious mononucleosisP D White
Department of Psychological Medicine, St Bartholomew s and the Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry, London, UK P D
Lancet 358:1946-54. 2001..We describe some factors that predict or are associated with prolonged fatigue after infectious mononucleosis and contrast these factors with those that predicted mood disorders after the same infection...
- A follow-up survey of alcohol consumption and knowledge in medical studentsJ E Granville-Chapman
St Bartholomew's and the Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry, St Bartholomew's Hospital, London, UK
Alcohol Alcohol 36:540-3. 2001..A third of students overestimated the safe levels of drinking. All medical schools should write and implement an alcohol policy...
- Comparison of vibration perception thresholds in individuals with diffuse upper limb pain and carpal tunnel syndromeA T Tucker
The Ernest Cooke Vascular and Microvascular Unit, St Bartholomews Hospital, London EC1A 7BE, UK
Pain 127:263-9. 2007....
- Illness behavior and psychosocial factors in diffuse upper limb pain disorder: a case-control studyPeter D White
Department of Psychological Medicine, Queen Mary School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of London, UK
J Rheumatol 30:139-45. 2003..We cannot exclude either a specific role for psychosocial factors at work, or a more general role for psychosocial factors in maintaining disability in patients with chronic pain...
- Incidence of fatigue symptoms and diagnoses presenting in UK primary care from 1990 to 2001Arlene M Gallagher
Centre for Psychiatry and Department of Information Services, Queen Mary School of Medicine and Dentistry, St Bartholomew's Hospital, London EC1A 7BE
J R Soc Med 97:571-5. 2004..This is likely to reflect fashions in diagnostic labelling rather than true changes in incidence...
- There is only one functional somatic syndromeSimon Wessely
Department of Psychological Medicine, GKT School of Medicine, 103 Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
Br J Psychiatry 185:95-6. 2004
- Recovery from infectious mononucleosis: a case for more than symptomatic therapy? A systematic reviewBridget Candy
Department of Psychological Medicine, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, London
Br J Gen Pract 52:844-51. 2002..More information is needed on the course of ill health subsequent to the onset of infectious mononucleosis. Certain risk factors associated with delay may be amenable to a simple intervention in primary care...
- An empirical delineation of the heterogeneity of chronic unexplained fatigue in womenUte Vollmer-Conna
University of New South Wales, School of Psychiatry, 30 Botany Street, Sydney UNSW 2052, Australia
Pharmacogenomics 7:355-64. 2006..To test the hypothesis that medically unexplained chronic fatigue and chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) are heterogeneous conditions, and to define the different conditions using both symptom and laboratory data...
- Discomfort of patient power. Power sharing is not a takeover bidPeter D White
BMJ 324:1214. 2002
- Identification of ambiguities in the 1994 chronic fatigue syndrome research case definition and recommendations for resolutionWilliam C Reeves
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
BMC Health Serv Res 3:25. 2003..Difficulties with accurate case ascertainment contribute to this ignorance...
- Chronic fatigue syndrome, deconditioning, and graded exercise therapyPeter D White
Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:1691-2; author reply 1692-3. 2002
- Is a full recovery possible after cognitive behavioural therapy for chronic fatigue syndrome?Hans Knoop
Expert Centre Chronic Fatigue, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Psychother Psychosom 76:171-6. 2007..The objective of this study was to find out whether recovery from CFS is possible after CBT...
- Costs, correlates and consequences of fatigue in children and adultsPeter D White
Psychol Med 33:197-201. 2003
- Polymorphisms in genes regulating the HPA axis associated with empirically delineated classes of unexplained chronic fatigueAlicia K Smith
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, 1600 Clifton Road, MSG41, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Pharmacogenomics 7:387-94. 2006..These data support the hypothesis that medically unexplained chronic fatigue is heterogeneous and presents preliminary evidence of the genetic mechanisms underlying some of the putative conditions...
- Gene expression profile of empirically delineated classes of unexplained chronic fatigueLiran Carmel
National Center for Biotechnology Information, National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
Pharmacogenomics 7:375-86. 2006..Using this approach, differences in gene expression were found to discriminate some classes of unexplained chronic fatigue, particularly one termed interoception...
- The validity of an empirical delineation of heterogeneity in chronic unexplained fatigueEric Aslakson
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Pharmacogenomics 7:365-73. 2006..To validate a latent class structure derived empirically from a clinical data set obtained from persons with chronic medically unexplained fatigue...
- What causes chronic fatigue syndrome?Peter D White
BMJ 329:928-9. 2004