Prevalence and clinical correlates of pruritus in patients with systemic sclerosis.

@article{Razykov2009PrevalenceAC,
  title={Prevalence and clinical correlates of pruritus in patients with systemic sclerosis.},
  author={Ilya Razykov and Brett D Thombs and Marie Hudson and Marielle Bassel and Murray Baron},
  journal={Arthritis and rheumatism},
  year={2009},
  volume={61 12},
  pages={1765-70}
}
OBJECTIVE There are no studies of pruritus prevalence or clinical correlates in systemic sclerosis (SSc). The objectives of this study were to document the proportion of SSc patients with pruritus on most days, to determine when in the course of the disease pruritus is most prevalent, and to identify clinical correlates. METHODS We performed a cross-sectional, multicenter study of 400 SSc patients from the Canadian Scleroderma Research Group Registry > or =1 year after Registry enrollment… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.
10 Citations
0 References
Similar Papers

Citations

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

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…