The relationship between self-reported pain and sociodemographic variables, anxiety, and depressive symptoms in rheumatoid arthritis.

@article{Smedstad1995TheRB,
  title={The relationship between self-reported pain and sociodemographic variables, anxiety, and depressive symptoms in rheumatoid arthritis.},
  author={Liv Marit Smedstad and Per J\orgen Wiggen Vaglum and Tore Kristian Kvien and Torbj\orn {\AA} Moum},
  journal={The Journal of rheumatology},
  year={1995},
  volume={22 3},
  pages={514-20}
}
OBJECTIVE Self-reported pain is one of the core endpoint measures in RA. The objective of this cross sectional study of 238 patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) was to examine the relationship between self-reported pain intensity, sociodemographic variables, anxiety, and depressive symptoms. METHODS A weighted sum score of pain intensity was… CONTINUE READING