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Chronic fatigue report delayed as row breaks out over content

BMJ 2002; 324 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.324.7328.7 (Published 05 January 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;324:7
  1. Lynn Eaton
  1. BMJ

    The government's long awaited report on the treatment of chronic fatigue syndrome could be in jeopardy after four key members resigned from the working group.

    The move throws doubt on the validity of the report, which was due to be published in the first week of January. As the BMJ went to press, the chief medical officer, Liam Donaldson, had postponed its launch on 4 January 2002.

    A total of 10 people from the original working group have resigned for various reasons since it was set up in 1998. The …

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