RSM CFS Conference: First three webcasts plus abstracts

RSM “CFS” Conference webcasts are now available on the RSM website

http://rsm.mediaondemand.net/events.aspx 

Four webcasts are currently available to view at the link above. These are:

Introduction by RSM Dean Dr Scadding http://rsm.mediaondemand.net/player.aspx?EventID=1294

Presentation by Professor Peter Denton White http://rsm.mediaondemand.net/player.aspx?EventID=1291

Presentation by Professor Simon Wessely http://rsm.mediaondemand.net/player.aspx?EventID=1293

Presentation by Dr Anthony Cleare http://rsm.mediaondemand.net/player.aspx?EventID=1292

Registration is required to view these webcasts but this does not take long to fill in and is processed immediately.

I will post the links for further webcasts as these become available on the RSM’s site.  I was told on Friday, by the RSM that it was anticipated that webcasts of all presentations would be available by the end of this week.

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At the link below on the RSM site are links to extra online resources to accompany the conference: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome which took place on Monday 28 April 2008.  These are PDFs of Speaker Abstracts and Biographies:

http://www.rsm.ac.uk/chronicfatigue08/index.php

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Further resources to accompany the conference

Please note all presentations open in a new browser window

Speaker Abstracts and Biographies

Download Abstracts and Biographies [PDF 86k]
http://www.rsm.ac.uk/chronicfatigue08/abs.pdf

Speaker Presentations

Introduction, Dr. John Scadding. Dean of the RSM
View Webcast (Registation required)
http://rsm.mediaondemand.net/player.aspx?EventID=1294

What is Chronic Fatigue Syndrome & what is ME? [PDF 278k]
Professor Peter White, Barts & the London School ofMedicine
http://www.rsm.ac.uk/chronicfatigue08/white.pdf
View Webcast  http://rsm.mediaondemand.net/player.aspx?EventID=1291

Pathophysiology [PDF 311k]  http://www.rsm.ac.uk/chronicfatigue08/cleare.pdf
Dr Anthony Cleare, Institue of Psychiatry, London
View Webcast http://rsm.mediaondemand.net/player.aspx?EventID=1292

Epidemiology [PDF 544k] http://www.rsm.ac.uk/chronicfatigue08/wessely.pdf
Professor Simon Wessely, King’s College London
View Webcast http://rsm.mediaondemand.net/player.aspx?EventID=1293

Assessment: general practitioners’ approach [PDF 576k]
Professor Chris Dowrick, University of Liverpool
http://www.rsm.ac.uk/chronicfatigue08/dowrick.pdf 

Assessment: psychiatrist’s approach [PDF 225k]
Professor Matthew Hotopf, Institute of Psychiatry, London
http://www.rsm.ac.uk/chronicfatigue08/hotopf.pdf

M.E. – The patient perspective [PDF 6.1mb]
Sir Peter Spencer, Action for M.E.
 
http://www.rsm.ac.uk/chronicfatigue08/spencer.pdf

Management: NICE Guidelines [PDF 301k]
Professor Richard Baker, Leicester University
http://www.rsm.ac.uk/chronicfatigue08/baker.pdf

CBT and GET [PDF 269k]
Professor Rona Moss-Morris, University of Southampton
http://www.rsm.ac.uk/chronicfatigue08/moss_morris.pdf

What drugs can I use? [PDF 243k]
Dr Alastair Miller, Royal Liverpool University Hospital
http://www.rsm.ac.uk/chronicfatigue08/moss_miller.pdf

Please note that copyright in the presentations on the RSM’s site belong to the authors listed. Permission must be sought for any copying or other re-use of their material.

The Royal Society of Medicine is not responsible for the content of the presentations of the listed authors.

 

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