Psychological Status and Patient-Assessed Health Instruments in Ankylosing Spondylitis


Ortancil O., Konuk N., May H., Sanli A., Ozturk D., Ankarali H.

JCR-JOURNAL OF CLINICAL RHEUMATOLOGY, vol.16, no.7, pp.313-316, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 16 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/rhu.0b013e3181f3bfba
  • Title of Journal : JCR-JOURNAL OF CLINICAL RHEUMATOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.313-316

Abstract

Background: Determination of the relationships between disease and psychological status in ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is needed for clinical assessment and management, as well as selection and monitoring of AS patients for biological therapy.