The value of a patient global assessment of disease activity in granulomatosis with polyangiitis (Wegener's) Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Disability Evaluation
  • Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis
  • Self-Assessment
  • Severity of Illness Index

abstract

  • PtGA-PhGA discordance is common in GPA. A rise in the PtGA disease activity score during times defined by physicians as periods of remission is associated with subsequent occurrence of disease relapse. These findings support the addition of PtGA as an outcome measure for GPA.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/art.38248

PubMed ID

  • 24504815

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 428

end page

  • 32

volume

  • 66

number

  • 2