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Development and validation of a risk score for serious infection in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.

Authors
  • Crowson, Cynthia S
  • Hoganson, Deana D
  • Fitz-Gibbon, Patrick D
  • Matteson, Eric L
Type
Published Article
Journal
Arthritis & Rheumatism
Publisher
Wiley (John Wiley & Sons)
Publication Date
Sep 01, 2012
Volume
64
Issue
9
Pages
2847–2855
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1002/art.34530
PMID: 22576809
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

RA disease characteristics and comorbidities can be used to accurately assess the risk of serious infection in patients with RA. Knowledge of risk of serious infection in RA patients can influence clinical decision making and inform strategies to reduce and prevent the occurrence of these infections.

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