Anti-CCP antibody and rheumatoid factor concentrations predict greater disease activity in men with rheumatoid arthritis.

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OBJECTIVE To examine associations of anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide (aCCP) antibody and rheumatoid factor (RF) concentrations with future disease activity in men with rheumatoid arthritis (RA). METHODS Outcome measures were examined in male US veterans with RA and included (1) proportion of observations in remission (disease activity score (DAS28) < or… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/ard.2009.122739

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@article{Miriovsky2010AntiCCPAA, title={Anti-CCP antibody and rheumatoid factor concentrations predict greater disease activity in men with rheumatoid arthritis.}, author={Benjamin J Miriovsky and Kaleb Michaud and Geoffrey M Thiele and James O'dell and Grant Cannon and Gail S. Kerr and J. Steuart Richards and Dannette S. Johnson and Liron Caplan and Andreas M. Reimold and Roderick S. Hooker and Ted R Mikuls}, journal={Annals of the rheumatic diseases}, year={2010}, volume={69 7}, pages={1292-7} }