Journal article

Initial assessment of the early arthritis for psoriatic patients diagnostic questionnaire in dermatology clinics in Australia, Korea and China

Seong-Jin Jo, Peter Foley, Stephen Philip Oakley, Jianzhong Zhang, Min Zheng, Kichul Shin, Dennis McGonagle, Paolo Gisondi, Ilaria Tinazzi, Belinda E Butcher, Malcolm Handel

International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases | WILEY | Published : 2019

Abstract

OBJECTIVES: To conduct initial assessment of the early arthritis for psoriatic patients (EARP) questionnaire for Australian, Korean and Chinese populations using translated and linguistically validated versions. To measure the proportion of patients with psoriatic arthritis (PsA) among patients with psoriasis who attended dermatology clinics. METHODS: Questionnaires were translated and culturally validated into Australian English, Korean and Chinese. A multicenter, observational, descriptive estimate of the proportion of patients with PsA among patients with psoriasis attending dermatology clinics in Australia, Korea and China was conducted. Initial assessments included evaluations of floor ..

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