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Quality of life

Behçet syndrome: a contemporary view

In this review, the authors discuss the emerging, most-recent evidence on the etiology, manifestations and epidemiology of Behçet syndrome [read more].
Nat Rev Rheumatol 2018; 14: 107–119. doi: 10.1038/nrrheum.2017.208

12-04-2017 | Quality of life | Article

Quality of life of patients treated for giant cell arteritis: a case-control study

Jobard et al postulated that giant cell arteritis (GCA) patients taking high dose corticosteroids had no significant impairment of quality of life (QOL) compared with controls in their study. GCA complications did not seem to have any major impact on QOL.

Clin Rheumatol 2017; advance online publication; doi:10.1007/s10067-017-3619-4

14-01-2016 | Quality of life | Review | Article

Patient-reported outcomes in trials of patients with polymyalgia rheumatica: a systematic literature review

The authors determined that although several patient-reported outcomes have been identified additional work is needed to obtain a better insight into the required outcomes that incorporate the patient’s perspective.

Rheumatol Int 2016;36:897. doi:10.1007/s00296-015-3416-9

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