Level of agreement between parents and children in rating dysfunction in juvenile rheumatoid arthritis and juvenile spondyloarthritides.

@article{Duffy1993LevelOA,
  title={Level of agreement between parents and children in rating dysfunction in juvenile rheumatoid arthritis and juvenile spondyloarthritides.},
  author={Ciaran Maire Duffy and Larry A. Arsenault and Karen N Watanabe Duffy},
  journal={The Journal of rheumatology},
  year={1993},
  volume={20 12},
  pages={2134-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the level of agreement between parents and children in rating dysfunction in juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) and juvenile spondyloarthritides. METHODS We conducted separate interviews (parents and patients) of children > or = 9 years of age with JRA and spondyloarthritis attending our clinic. A questionnaire consisting of 100 probes (57 physical activities, 26 psychosocial issues and 17 general symptoms) was used. Probes were scored by respondents on a 6-point scale… CONTINUE READING