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Medical Signs And Symptoms Associated With Disability, Pain, And Psychosocial Adjustment In Systemic Sclerosis.


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Posted 02 May 2007 - 03:53 PM

Medical Signs and Symptoms Associated with Disability, Pain, and Psychosocial Adjustment in Systemic Sclerosis. Skin score is strongly associated with disability and pain. Dependent edema has negative implications across quality-of-life (QOL) outcomes. Assessment (including self-report of patient symptoms) of specific medical signs and symptoms may indicate SSc patients experiencing diminished QOL. J Rheumatol 2007 February;34:359–67. (Also see: Emotional Adjustment)

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