Correlations among enthesitis, clinical, radiographic and quality of life parameters in patients with ankylosing spondylitis


Rezvani A., Bodur H., Ataman S., Kaya T., Bugdayci D. S. , Demir S. E. , ...More

MODERN RHEUMATOLOGY, vol.24, no.4, pp.651-656, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.3109/14397595.2013.850182
  • Journal Name: MODERN RHEUMATOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.651-656
  • Keywords: Ankylosing spondylitis, Disease activity parameters, Enthesitis scores, MASES, Quality of life, DISEASE-ACTIVITY INDEX, CORE SET, BATH, ARTHRITIS, VALIDITY, SPONDYLARTHROPATHIES, SPONDYLOARTHROPATHY, ENTHESOPATHY, RELIABILITY, THERAPY
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objectives. To investigate the relationship between enthesitis and disease activity, functional status, fatigue, joint mobility, radiological damage, laboratory parameter and quality of life in patients with ankylosing spondylitis (AS).