Fatigue in ankylosing spondylitis is associated with the brain networks of sensory salience and attention.

@article{Wu2014FatigueIA,
  title={Fatigue in ankylosing spondylitis is associated with the brain networks of sensory salience and attention.},
  author={Qi Wu and Robert D. Inman and Karen D. Davis},
  journal={Arthritis & rheumatology},
  year={2014},
  volume={66 2},
  pages={295-303}
}
OBJECTIVE Fatigue is one of the cardinal features of ankylosing spondylitis (AS) and contributes substantially to the disability associated with this disease. The mechanisms underlying fatigue in AS remain poorly understood, and this has hampered the development of targeted, effective treatment of this disabling feature of AS. The current study was undertaken, therefore, to investigate the brain networks underlying fatigue in AS. METHODS Twenty patients with back pain secondary to AS (15 men… CONTINUE READING