High pain catastrophizing scores in one-fourth of patients on biotherapy for spondylarthritis or rheumatoid arthritis.

@article{Penhoat2014HighPC,
  title={High pain catastrophizing scores in one-fourth of patients on biotherapy for spondylarthritis or rheumatoid arthritis.},
  author={M{\'e}lanie Penhoat and Alain Saraux and Beno{\^i}t le Goff and Peggy Augereau and Yves Maugars and J M Berthelot},
  journal={Joint, bone, spine : revue du rhumatisme},
  year={2014},
  volume={81 3},
  pages={235-9}
}
OBJECTIVES To measure catastrophizing scores in patients on biotherapy for spondyloarthritis (SpA) or rheumatoid arthritis (RA). METHODS The first 140 outpatients or day-hospital patients seen at a teaching hospital rheumatology department for biotherapy administration completed the validated French version of the Pain Catastrophizing Scale (PCS, total score ranging from 0 to 52); a questionnaire on perceived support and past, current, and future disease activity; and a questionnaire on… CONTINUE READING

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