Psychosocial outcomes and health status of adults who have had juvenile rheumatoid arthritis: a controlled, population-based study.

@article{Peterson1997PsychosocialOA,
  title={Psychosocial outcomes and health status of adults who have had juvenile rheumatoid arthritis: a controlled, population-based study.},
  author={Lauren S Peterson and Tom Mason and Audrey M Nelson and W Michael O'fallon and Sherine E. Gabriel},
  journal={Arthritis and rheumatism},
  year={1997},
  volume={40 12},
  pages={2235-40}
}
OBJECTIVE The goal of this study was to evaluate the physical and psychosocial impact of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) among a population-based cohort of adults who had the disease during childhood, compared with a control cohort of subjects with no history of JRA. METHODS The Rochester Epidemiology Project database was used to identify all cases of JRA (based on the American College of Rheumatology [formerly, the American Rheumatism Association] 1977 criteria) among Rochester… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 53 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…