NEW DIAGNOSTIC CRITERIA SURVEY RESULTS
Very little is known about how FM and CFS/ME works. FM/CFS/ME RESOURCES is
working towards solving the FM/CFS/ME puzzle by investigating these diseases in their
entirety. My hope is to find a cause, which will point to a cure, thereby eradicating
these illnesses completely.
It's been 20 years since the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) published the original
criteria to diagnose Fibromyalgia (FM). The newly proposed criteria eliminates the old
requirement of a tender point exam and replaces it with a symptom checklist. Below you
will find current results.