Morbid obesity is associated with disability in early inflammatory polyarthritis: Results from the Norfolk Arthritis Register (NOAR)
Arthritis Care & Research , 05/21/2012
Humphreys JH et al. – Morbid obesity in patients with early inflammatory polyarthritis (IP) is associated with worse Health Assessment Questionnaire (HAQ) scores. This should be taken into account in patient management and when interpreting HAQ in clinical practice.