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Determining reliable change on the modified fatigue impact scale (5-item version).

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Summary of "Determining reliable change on the modified fatigue impact scale (5-item version)."

Fatigue is prevalent in Multiple Sclerosis (MS), but little research indicates how to best quantify changes in fatigue over time.

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Name: Multiple sclerosis and related disorders
ISSN: 2211-0356
Pages: 22-24

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