Musculoskeletal Involvement in SSc Is Associated with Worse Scores on Short Form-36 and Scleroderma Health Assessment Questionnaire and Lower Tumor Necrosis Factor-α Gene Expression in Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Dendritic Cells
  • Dermis
  • Scleroderma, Diffuse
  • Subcutaneous Fat

abstract

  • Musculoskeletal outcomes are a major determinant of quality of life and function in patients with SSc. These results emphasize the importance of musculoskeletal outcomes in clinical studies of SSc.

publication date

  • October 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC5026664

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s11420-016-9515-7

PubMed ID

  • 27703420

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 255

end page

  • 260

volume

  • 12

number

  • 3