Differences in body mass index among individuals with PsA, psoriasis, RA and the general population.

  title={Differences in body mass index among individuals with PsA, psoriasis, RA and the general population.},
  author={Vidula M Bhole and Hyon K. Choi and Lindsay C. Burns and Cristi{\'a}n Vera Kellet and Diane Lacaille and Dafna D. Gladman and Jan P. Dutz},
  volume={51 3},
OBJECTIVES To compare obesity among individuals with PsA, psoriasis (PsO), RA and the general population (n), and identify correlates of obesity among individuals with PsO and PsA. METHODS We compared the BMI of patients with PsA (n = 644), PsO (n = 448), RA (n = 350) and the general population using age- and sex-adjusted linear and logistic regression analyses. We conducted multivariate analyses limited to PsO and PsA to determine correlates of BMI and obesity. RESULTS The mean BMI… 

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