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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01908036
Verified July 2013 by New York CFS Association. Recruitment status was: Recruiting
The use of an activity monitor to determine increase or decrease of activity in patients suffering from chronic fatigue syndrome.
Condition or disease
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
A cohort of 50 patients suffering from chronic fatigue syndrome will be given an informed release form. Have a signed the informed release they will be given a Fitbit activity monitor. These monitors will be evaluated on a weekly interval by computer interface. The activity will be calculated to determine the online of activity and whether there is increase or decrease in activity during the time of the study. The study is an observational rather than an interventional study. There is no invasion or intervention in the patient's normal activities
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 65 Years (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
50 CFS patients
Fukuda and Canadian consensus criteria for the diagnosis of chronic fatigue syndrome
Acute disease and exclusion conditions in Fukuda criteria