Self-reported comorbidity is common in early inflammatory arthritis and associated with poorer function and worse arthritis disease outcomes: Results from the Canadian Early Arthritis Cohort Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Arthritis, Rheumatoid

abstract

  • Comorbidity is common in early inflammatory arthritis and associated with higher disease activity, worse functional status and greater pain scores during the first year of follow-up. While the mechanisms for this association require investigation, addressing comorbidity may improve clinical outcomes in early RA.

authors

publication date

  • October 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1093/rheumatology/kew061

PubMed ID

  • 27330161

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1751

end page

  • 62

volume

  • 55

number

  • 10