Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Caring for the M.E. Patient” as Want to Read:
Caring for the M.E. Patient
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Caring for the M.E. Patient

4.82  ·  Rating Details  ·  11 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
Essential information on the neurological disease myalgic encephalomyelitis (M.E.) sourced from the world’s leading M.E. experts. Suitable for M.E. patients, their friends and family, partners, carers or doctors. The book includes a foreword by international M.E. expert Dr Byron Hyde. a distinct neurological disease and is not at all the same thing as ‘CFS.’ Learnin ...more
162 pages
Published September 2011
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Caring for the M.E. Patient, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Caring for the M.E. Patient

Community Reviews

(showing 1-21 of 21)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Mar 09, 2012 Dianne rated it it was amazing
Excellent book, for ME patients, and for carers.
Mar 30, 2013 Brooke rated it it was amazing
Hands down the best and most accurate book on Myalgic Encephalomyelitis. However, there are two bits of misinformation in the book: its claim that M.E. can only be acute (sudden) onset and its claim that M.E. is always caused by an enterovirus (the International Consensus Criteria for M.E. - unanimously approved by many of the world's top M.E. experts - states that M.E. may have either sudden or gradual onset and may be caused by one of several viruses / virus families). That said, everything el ...more
Foolz added it
Mar 18, 2016
Susanna Degaardt
Susanna Degaardt marked it as to-read
Jun 23, 2015
Amanda marked it as to-read
Mar 08, 2015
Tink Bastian
Tink Bastian rated it it was amazing
Dec 28, 2014
Happy marked it as to-read
Dec 14, 2014
JoAnn Segal PhD
JoAnn Segal PhD rated it it was amazing
Feb 07, 2016
Ashley Carroll
Ashley Carroll rated it liked it
Sep 08, 2014
Janet Ford
Janet Ford marked it as to-read
Mar 10, 2014
Danni marked it as to-read
Jan 08, 2014
Bea rated it it was amazing
Aug 27, 2013
Katie Moncelsi
Katie Moncelsi marked it as to-read
Mar 12, 2013
Amy Macris
Amy Macris rated it it was amazing
Jan 16, 2013
Anna Ogorek
Anna Ogorek marked it as to-read
Dec 30, 2012
C M rated it it was amazing
Jun 06, 2012
Debbie added it
May 12, 2012
Ceri added it
Sep 06, 2012
Peter Bassett
Peter Bassett rated it it was amazing
Mar 12, 2012
Mar 07, 2012 Jodi rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)
Nina rated it it was amazing
Oct 25, 2011
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Jodi Bassett is an Australian writer, artist, graphic designer, and patient advocate.

Jodi contracted Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (M.E.) in 1995 when she was just 19. She went from being healthy and happy one day, to very ill and disabled with the neurological disease M.E. the next.

When first ill, Jodi was reduced to 40% of her pre-illness activity level. Due to inappropriate medical advice leading t
More about Jodi Bassett...

Share This Book