Impact of a nurse-led programme on comorbidity management and impact of a patient self-assessment of disease activity on the management of rheumatoid arthritis: results of a prospective, multicentre, randomised, controlled trial (COMEDRA)

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  title={Impact of a nurse-led programme on comorbidity management and impact of a patient self-assessment of disease activity on the management of rheumatoid arthritis: results of a prospective, multicentre, randomised, controlled trial (COMEDRA)},
  author={Maxime Dougados and Martin Soubrier and {\'E}lodie Perrodeau and Laure Gossec and Françoise Fayet and M{\'e}lanie Gilson and M. H. Cerato and Sophie Pouplin and Ren{\'e}-Marc Flipo and Laurent Chabrefy and Gael Mouterde and Liana Euller-Ziegler and Thierry Schaeverbeke and Bruno Fautrel and Alain Saraux and Isabelle Chary-Valckenaere and G{\'e}rard Chal{\`e}s and Emmanuelle Dernis and Pascal Richette and Xavier Mariette and Francis Berenbaum and Jean Sibilia and Philippe Ravaud},
  booktitle={Annals of the rheumatic diseases},
  year={2015}
}
OBJECTIVES Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients are at an increased risk of developing comorbid conditions. A close monitoring of the disease targeting a status of low disease activity is associated with a better outcome. The aim of this trial was to evaluate the impact of a nurse-led programme on comorbidities and the impact of patient self-assessment of disease activity on the management of RA. METHODS We enrolled 970 patients (mean age 58 years, 79% women) in a prospective, randomised… CONTINUE READING

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