Flavia Chiardola

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BACKGROUND The presence of eosinophilia in peripheral blood has been considered by some authors as an indicator of bad prognosis in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA); however, the methodology and the number of patients included in those studies were not appropriate. OBJECTIVE To determine the prevalence and possible causes of eosinophilia in(More)
OBJECTIVE Analyze disability determinants in a cohort of Argentine patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA). MATERIAL AND METHODS Consecutive patients with RA, according to ACR'87 criteria, were recruited from 6 rheumatology centers. Demographic and socioeconomic data, family history, comorbid diseases, extra-articular manifestations and information about(More)
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