A subjective state of overwhelming, sustained exhaustion and decreased capacity for physical and mental work that is not relieved by rest
Fatigue occurs with or without objective find...
Fatigue is a subjective complaint of exhaustion or tired sensation that interferes with normal activities of life, and symptoms do not resolve with sleep.
There are no speci...
Collect relevant information that could help psychosocial evaluation.
Administer supplemental oxygen for hypoxia.
IV fluid bo...
Underlying disease requiring IV medication or monitoring
Failure to thrive as outpatient
Unable to provide for self
Able to care for self
Fatigue is a subjective symptom complex, and a complete history and physical exam are needed.
Beware of patients with unreliable history and physical exam. The elderly, children, in...
Kitai E, Blumberg G, Levy D, et al. Fatigue as a first-time presenting symptom: Management by family doctors and one year follow-up. Isr Med Assoc J. 2012;14(9):555–559.
729.1 Myalgia and myositis, unspecified
780.71 Chronic fatigue syndrome
780.79 Other malaise and fatigue
719.49 Pain in joint, multiple sites
R53.82 Chronic f...
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