Adjusted mean Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Disease Activity Index-2K is a predictor of outcome in SLE.

@article{Ibaez2005AdjustedMS,
  title={Adjusted mean Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Disease Activity Index-2K is a predictor of outcome in SLE.},
  author={Dominique Iba{\~n}ez and Dafna D Gladman and Murray B. Urowitz},
  journal={The Journal of rheumatology},
  year={2005},
  volume={32 5},
  pages={824-7}
}
OBJECTIVE To test the predictability of the adjusted mean Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Disease Activity Index-2K (AMS) for main outcomes in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), namely presence of damage, coronary artery disease (CAD), and avascular necrosis (AVN). METHODS Included in this study are patients with regular followup from the University of Toronto Lupus Clinic. This was defined as a minimum of 3 visits and no absence exceeding 18 consecutive months. For each visit, AMS was… CONTINUE READING