Sleep Quality in Rheumatoid Arthritis: Relationship Between the Disease Severity, Depression, Functional Status and the Quality of Life

@inproceedings{Sariyildiz2014SleepQI,
  title={Sleep Quality in Rheumatoid Arthritis: Relationship Between the Disease Severity, Depression, Functional Status and the Quality of Life},
  author={Mustafa Akif Sariyildiz and Ibrahim Batmaz and Mehtap Bozkurt and Yasin Bez and Mehmet Guli Çetinçakmak and Levent Yazmalar and Demet Erdoğan Uçar and Tahsin Çelepkolu},
  booktitle={Journal of clinical medicine research},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to evaluate sleep quality and the related variables in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA). METHODS Ninety-four patients diagnosed with RA and fifty two healthy controls were enrolled in the study. Disease activity was assessed through the Disease Activity Score (DAS) 28 scale. All patients were assessed using the… CONTINUE READING