Cognitive impairment in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus.
Seventy unselected patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) were studied to determine the prevalence of cognitive impairment and the association with other clinical variables.
Twenty-five patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and 23 healthy subjects were used as controls.
All patients were evaluated with a battery of standardized neuropsycbological tests to determine ability in 8 areas of cognitive function.
Clinically overt neuropsychiatric (NP) SLE, cumulative disease manifestations and concurrent medications were documented.
Mots-clés Pascal : Lupus érythémateux, Disséminé, Maladie autoimmune, Maladie système, Homme, Complication, Trouble cognition, Fonction encéphalique supérieure, Système nerveux pathologie, Prévalence, Epidémiologie, Exploration, Psychométrie
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Lupus erythematosus, Disseminated, Autoimmune disease, Systemic disease, Human, Complication, Cognitive disorder, Higher nervous function, Nervous system diseases, Prevalence, Epidemiology, Exploration, Psychometrics
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Cote : 92-0319400
Code Inist : 002B07. Création : 199406.