Assessment of fatigue and its relationships with disease-related parameters in patients with Systemic sclerosis

@article{Yacoub2011AssessmentOF,
  title={Assessment of fatigue and its relationships with disease-related parameters in patients with Systemic sclerosis},
  author={Yousra Ibn Yacoub and Bouchra Amine and Rachida Bensabbah and Najia Hajjaj-Hassouni},
  journal={Clinical Rheumatology},
  year={2011},
  volume={31},
  pages={655-660}
}
We aimed to assess the prevalence and severity of fatigue in Moroccan patients with systemic sclerosis (SSc) and its relationship with disease-related parameters of activity and severity and quality of life (QoL). Patients with SSc according to the American College of Rheumatology criteria (diffuse disease) and/or the LeRoy and Medsger criteria (limited disease) for SSc were recruited. The multidimensional assessment of fatigue (MAF), a self-administered questionnaire developed to measure five… CONTINUE READING

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