Physical function and health-related quality of life of Spanish patients with ankylosing spondylitis.

@article{ArizaAriza2003PhysicalFA,
  title={Physical function and health-related quality of life of Spanish patients with ankylosing spondylitis.},
  author={Rafael Ariza-Ariza and Blanca Hern{\'a}ndez-Cruz and Federico Navarro-Sarabia},
  journal={Arthritis and rheumatism},
  year={2003},
  volume={49 4},
  pages={483-7}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the physical function and the quality of life (QOL) of Spanish patients with ankylosing spondylitis (AS), and to study the reliability of the Spanish version of the Bath Ankylosing Spondylitis Functional Index (BASFI). METHODS Clinimetric variables, including Spanish BASFI (test-retest), Bath Ankylosing Spondylitis Disease Activity Index (BASDAI), QOL instruments (Short Form 36 [SF-36] and European Quality of Life Questionnaire [EuroQol]), Bath Ankylosing Spondylitis… CONTINUE READING
45 Citations
24 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 45 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 24 references

Health-related quality of life in ankylosing spondylitis: a survey of 175 patients

  • MM Ward
  • Arthritis Care Res
  • 1999

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…