The impact of low family income on self-reported health outcomes in patients with rheumatoid arthritis within a publicly funded health-care environment.

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OBJECTIVE Self-rated health (SRH) is an independent, strong predictor of morbidity and mortality. Socio-economic status (SES) is strongly associated with SRH. This study investigated the relationship between SES and SRH outcomes in a sample of patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in Canada. METHODS Both generic preference-based [Health Utilities Index… (More)

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@article{Marra2004TheIO, title={The impact of low family income on self-reported health outcomes in patients with rheumatoid arthritis within a publicly funded health-care environment.}, author={Carlos Alberta Marra and Larry David Lynd and John M. Esdaile and J. Kopec and Aamir Anis}, journal={Rheumatology}, year={2004}, volume={43 11}, pages={1390-7} }