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