Barriers to optimal disease control for rheumatoid arthritis patients with moderate and high disease activity

Kathleen E Tymms, Jane Zochling, James Scott, Paul Bird, Simon Burnet, Julien de Jager, Hedley Griffiths, Dave Nicholls, Lynden Roberts, Mark Arnold, Geoffrey Owen Littlejohn

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OBJECTIVE: To evaluate barriers that prevent rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients from achieving Disease Activity Score in 28 joints using the erythrocyte sedimentation rate (DAS28-ESR) scores within the current recommended levels for low disease activity (LDA) or clinical remission (DAS28-ESR score
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)190 - 196
Number of pages7
JournalArthritis Care & Research
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2014

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