Smoldering rheumatoid arthritis: Is the Canadian Healthcare System neglecting a significant disease population? Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antirheumatic Agents
  • Arthritis, Rheumatoid
  • Medical Audit
  • Practice Patterns, Physicians'

abstract

  • Despite Canada's universal healthcare system, current treatment regimens may not be optimized on the basis of disease activity. A large proportion of patients with RA (29%) seen in Canadian rheumatology practices may be experiencing unnecessary disease for a variety of reasons.

publication date

  • August 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 18597407

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1506

end page

  • 12

volume

  • 35

number

  • 8