Race, Income, and Disease Outcomes in Juvenile Dermatomyositis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Continental Population Groups
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Income

abstract

  • Minority race and lower family income are associated with worse morbidity and outcomes in subjects with JDM. Calcinosis was more common in black subjects. Further studies are needed to examine these associations in more detail, to support efforts to address health disparities in subjects with JDM and improve disease outcomes.

authors

publication date

  • May 2017

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC5410644

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jpeds.2017.01.046

PubMed ID

  • 28410093

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 38

end page

  • 44.e1

volume

  • 184