Priority 10 from the Mitochondrial Disease PSP

UNCERTAINTY: What are the most effective ways to treat and manage fatigue? (JLA PSP Priority 10)
Overall ranking 10
JLA question ID 0095/10
Explanatory note Not available 

Health Research Classification System category Metabolic and Endocrine
Extra information provided by this PSP
Original uncertainty examples Alleviating symptoms such as fatigue ~ Mitochondria disease is untreatable but more information on treating symptoms- more energy ~ Is there likely to be a treatment to help with energy levels? ~ How much and what type of energy dense foods are most effective in managing fatigue. ~ CoQ10 placebo controlled double blind crossover study for fatigue ~ How to help him with energy levels ~ Ongoing research into medications to manage symptoms (fatigue for example) physical treatments
Submitted by 6 x Patients, 5 x Healthcare Professionals, 1 x Carers
PSP information
PSP unique ID 0095
PSP name Mitochondrial Disease
Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP. 42  (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)
Date of priority setting workshop 19 January 2020