Comparison of neuropsychological impairment and vocational outcomes in systemic lupus erythematosus and multiple sclerosis patients.

@article{Covey2012ComparisonON,
  title={Comparison of neuropsychological impairment and vocational outcomes in systemic lupus erythematosus and multiple sclerosis patients.},
  author={Thomas J. Covey and Janet L. Shucard and David W. Shucard and Shane Stegen and Ralph H. B. Benedict},
  journal={Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society : JINS},
  year={2012},
  volume={18 3},
  pages={530-40}
}
Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and multiple sclerosis (MS) are chronic immunologic diseases that can cause cognitive dysfunction. MS is a central nervous system (CNS) disease characterized by demyelination and progressive brain atrophy. SLE is an autoimmune disease capable of damaging multiple organ systems, including the CNS. Cognitive disturbances are seen in both SLE and MS. The present study is concerned with understanding the similarities and differences between the cognitive profiles… CONTINUE READING
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