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Rheumatoid hand surgery: is there a decline? A 22-year population-based study.
BACKGROUND: Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is the most common idiopathic inflammatory arthritis affecting 0.8 % of the population. It can cause significant hand and wrist damage and dysfunction. Recent advances in anti-rheumatic ...
The development and initial validation of a questionnaire to measure help-seeking behaviour in patients with new onset rheumatoid arthritis.
BACKGROUND: Early treatment for rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is vital. However, people often delay in seeking help at symptom onset. An assessment of the reasons behind patient delay is necessary to develop interventions to ...