Exercise therapy for fatigue in multiple sclerosis

  • Protocol
  • Intervention

Authors

  • Martin Heine,

    1. University Medical Center Utrecht and Rehabilitation Center De Hoogstraat, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience and Center of Excellence for Rehabilitation Medicine, Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands
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  • Marc B Rietberg,

    Corresponding author
    1. VU University Medical Center, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Research Institute MOVE, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    • Marc B Rietberg, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Research Institute MOVE, VU University Medical Center, De boelelaan 1118, Amsterdam, 1007 MB, Netherlands. m.rietberg@vumc.nl.

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  • Erwin EH van Wegen,

    1. VU University Medical Center, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Research Institute MOVE, Amsterdam, Netherlands
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  • Ingrid van de Port,

    1. University Medical Center Utrecht and Rehabilitation Center De Hoogstraat, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience and Center of Excellence for Rehabilitation Medicine, Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands
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  • Gert Kwakkel

    1. VU University Medical Center, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Research Institute MOVE, Amsterdam, Netherlands
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Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

The aim of the present review will be to evaluate the effectiveness of exercise therapy in patients with MS on perceived fatigue, measured with self-reported fatigue questionnaires, and compared to any other type of intervention. We will consider the potential harm of exercise therapy in this population.

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