Incidence and time trends of herpes zoster in rheumatoid arthritis: a population-based cohort study.

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OBJECTIVE To determine the incidence, time trends, risk factors, and severity of herpes zoster in a population-based cohort of patients with newly diagnosed rheumatoid arthritis (RA) compared to a group of individuals without RA from the same population. METHODS All residents of Olmsted County, Minnesota fulfilling for the first time the 1987 American… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/acr.21928

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@article{Veetil2013IncidenceAT, title={Incidence and time trends of herpes zoster in rheumatoid arthritis: a population-based cohort study.}, author={Bharath Manu Akkara Veetil and Elena Myasoedova and Eric L Matteson and Sherine E. Gabriel and Abigail B. Green and Cynthia S Crowson}, journal={Arthritis care & research}, year={2013}, volume={65 6}, pages={854-61} }