In systemic sclerosis, anxiety and depression assessed by hospital anxiety depression scale are independently associated with disability and psychological factors.

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Del Rosso, A ; Mikhaylova, S ; Baccini, M ; Lupi, I ; Matucci Cerinic, M ; Maddali Bongi, S (2013)
  • Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  • Journal: BioMed Research International, volume 2,013 (issn: 2314-6133, eissn: 2314-6141)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1155/2013/507493, pmc: PMC3745942
  • Subject: Systemic Sclerosis; Anxiety Disorders; Depression; disability | R | Research Article | Medicine | Article Subject

Background. Anxious and depressive symptoms are frequent in Systemic Sclerosis (SSc). Our objective is to assess their prevalence and association with district and global disability and psychological variables. Methods. 119 SSc patients were assessed by Hospital Anxiety... View more
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