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Fatigue in sarcoidosis: American versus Dutch patients.

@article{deKleijn2009FatigueIS,
  title={Fatigue in sarcoidosis: American versus Dutch patients.},
  author={Willemien P E de Kleijn and M. D. P. Elfferich and Jolanda de Vries and G J Jonker and Elyse E Lower and Robert P. Baughman and T. E. King and Marjolein Drent},
  journal={Sarcoidosis, vasculitis, and diffuse lung diseases : official journal of WASOG},
  year={2009},
  volume={26 2},
  pages={
          92-7
        }
}
BACKGROUND Fatigue is a major problem in sarcoidosis. Fatigue has mainly been examined in patients from The Netherlands. OBJECTIVE The aims of the study were to establish the prevalence of fatigue in US and Dutch patients and to determine whether fatigue was related to the common demographic and clinical parameters. DESIGN Two patients groups were studied: Dutch outpatients at Maastricht University Medical Center in The Netherlands (n = 121) and US patients at the University of Cincinnati… Expand

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