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Professor Esther Crawley

Professor Esther Crawley

Professor Esther Crawley
BA(Hons), BM BCh(Oxon.), PhD(U.C.Lond.)

Professor of Child Health

Office 1.14
1-5 Whiteladies Road,
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Tel. +44 (0) 117 42 83073

Research summary



My research concentrates on the epidemiology and treatment of CFS/ME.

We have currently recruiting into two trials, the MAGENTA trial which is investigating the effectiveness and cost effectiveness of Graded Exercise Therapy and the FITNET-NHS trial which is investigating the effectiveness and cost effectiveness of internet delivered CBT. 

For information on FITNET-NHS please see

We have finished recruiting into the SMILE trial. For further information please see

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Professor Esther Crawley, is a Professor of Child Health at the University of Bristol and a Consultant Paediatrician with a special interest in CFS/ME. She set up and leads the Bath specialist CFS/ME service for children based at the Royal United Hospital in Bath. This service provides assessment and treatment for over 400 children and young people each year and is probably the largest specialist CFS/ME service in the world. It is a research intensive clinical service dedicated to providing the best treatment possible for children with CFS/ME. 

Esther trained in Oxford, and then worked ...

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