TITLE

Measurement of outcome in rheumatic diseases

AUTHOR(S)
Wright, V.
PUB. DATE
December 1985
SOURCE
Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine;Dec1985, Vol. 78 Issue 12, p985
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the evaluation of outcome in rheumatic diseases. In the evaluation, several factors need to be taken into account. These factors include the significance of making an accurate diagnosis, so that the response to treatment is not confused by heterogeneity of the population, the need to define the meaning of outcome, and the importance of the subjective symptoms to the patient.
ACCESSION #
22820409

 

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