Additional principles for children and young people
1.15.9 Ensure reviews are carried out or overseen by a paediatrician with expertise in ME/CFS. Involve other appropriate specialists as needed.
1.15.10 When deciding how often reviews or reassessment might be needed for children and young people with ME/CFS, take into account:
- their developmental stage
- transitions, such as changing schools or exams
- the severity and complexity of symptoms
- the effectiveness of any symptom management.
Also see recommendation 1.1.6 on ensuring the child's voice is heard and on involving their parents or carers.