Pain, fatigue and hand function closely correlated to work ability and employment status in systemic sclerosis.

@article{Sandqvist2010PainFA,
  title={Pain, fatigue and hand function closely correlated to work ability and employment status in systemic sclerosis.},
  author={Gunnel Sandqvist and Agneta Scheja and Roger Hesselstrand},
  journal={Rheumatology},
  year={2010},
  volume={49 9},
  pages={1739-46}
}
OBJECTIVE To identify factors, individual and work related, influencing work ability, and to assess the association between work ability and employment status, activities of daily life (ADLs) and quality of life in patients with SSc. METHODS Fifty-seven consecutive patients (53 females/4 males) with SSc (47 lcSSc/10 dcSSc) were included. Median age was 58 [interquartile range (IQR) 47-62] years and disease duration 14 (9-19) years. The patients were assessed for socio-demographic… CONTINUE READING

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