A study of racial/ethnic differences in treatment preferences among lupus patients

@inproceedings{Vina2012ASO,
  title={A study of racial/ethnic differences in treatment preferences among lupus patients},
  author={Ernest R Vina and Christopher M. Masi and Stephanie L. Green and Tammy Olsen Utset},
  booktitle={Rheumatology},
  year={2012}
}
OBJECTIVES To determine whether there are racial/ethnic differences in the willingness of SLE patients to receive CYC or participate in clinical trials, and whether demographic, psychosocial and clinical characteristics contribute to these differences. METHODS Data from 120 African-American and 62 white lupus patients were evaluated. Structured telephone interviews were conducted to determine treatment preferences, as well as to study characteristics and beliefs that may affect these… CONTINUE READING