Patient-reported outcome after rheumatoid arthritis-related surgery in the lower extremities

@inproceedings{Benoni2012PatientreportedOA,
  title={Patient-reported outcome after rheumatoid arthritis-related surgery in the lower extremities},
  author={Anna Clara Benoni and Ann Bremander and Anna Nilsdotter},
  booktitle={Acta orthopaedica},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Although decreasing with the development of effective pharmacological regimes, joint surgery has improved the function and quality of life of patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Few studies have assessed patient-reported outcomes after RA surgery to the lower extremities. Here we report patient-relevant outcome after RA-related surgery based on the first data from the Swedish National Register of Rheuma Surgery (RAKIR). PATIENTS AND METHODS 258 RA patients (212… CONTINUE READING

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