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Measurement of health status in children with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.
OBJECTIVE To develop and validate a self- or parent-administered instrument for measuring functional status in children with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA). METHODS We adapted the StanfordExpand
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Epidemiology of NSAID induced gastrointestinal complications.
Nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs (NSAID) are one of the most commonly used classes of medications worldwide. It is estimated that more than 30 million people take NSAID daily. GastrointestinalExpand
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Recent considerations in nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug gastropathy.
  • G. Singh.
  • Medicine
  • The American journal of medicine
  • 27 July 1998
Conservative calculations estimate that approximately 107,000 patients are hospitalized annually for nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID)-related gastrointestinal (GI) complications and atExpand
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Celecoxib versus naproxen and diclofenac in osteoarthritis patients: SUCCESS-I Study.
PURPOSE To evaluate the efficacy and upper gastrointestinal (UGI) safety of celecoxib, compared with nonspecific nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), among patients with osteoarthritis. Expand
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Epidemiology of alcohol-related liver and pancreatic disease in the United States.
BACKGROUND The epidemiology of acute alcoholic pancreatitis (AP), chronic alcoholic pancreatitis (CP), acute alcoholic hepatitis (AH), and chronic alcoholic hepatitis with cirrhosis (CH) alone or inExpand
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Validation of a Japanese version of the Stanford Health Assessment Questionnaire in 3,763 patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
OBJECTIVE To develop and validate a self-administered instrument for measuring functional status in Japanese-speaking rheumatoid arthritis patients. METHODS We translated the Stanford HealthExpand
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Estimating the cost-effectiveness of 54 weeks of infliximab for rheumatoid arthritis.
PURPOSE To estimate the cost-effectiveness of infliximab plus methotrexate for active, refractory rheumatoid arthritis. METHODS We projected the 54-week results from a randomized controlled trialExpand
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Gastrointestinal tract complications of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug treatment in rheumatoid arthritis. A prospective observational cohort study.
BACKGROUND Gastrointestinal tract (GI) complications associated with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) use are the most common serious adverse drug reactions in the United States.Expand
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Risk of perforation from a colonoscopy in adults: a large population-based study.
BACKGROUND Previous studies that reported the incidence of perforation from a colonoscopy are limited by small sample sizes, restricted age groups, or single-center data. OBJECTIVE To determine theExpand
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Cross-cultural adaptation and psychometric evaluation of the Childhood Health Assessment Questionnaire (CHAQ) and the Child Health Questionnaire (CHQ) in 32 countries. Review of the general
The aim of this project was to cross-culturally adapt and validate the American English version of the Childhood Health Assessment Questionnaire (CHAQ) and of the Child Health Questionnaire (CHQ) inExpand
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