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  1. The economic impacts of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.

    Article - En anglais

    Our study documents the direct costs, family costs and community (extra school) costs.

    One hundred and twenty families with children who had juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) diagnosed by established criteria and who lived in New England were asked to participate.

    All data except inpatient charges were collected via questionnaire.

    The questionnaire return rate was 59% (N=70).

    The mean annualized direct cost/child was $7,905 (inpatient, $1,717;.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Rhumatisme inflammatoire, Chronique, Enfant, Homme, Système ostéoarticulaire pathologie, Economie santé, Coût, Questionnaire, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Arthrite juvénile, Nouvelle Angleterre

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Inflammatory joint disease, Chronic, Child, Human, Diseases of the osteoarticular system, Health economy, Costs, Questionnaire, United States, North America, America

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 92-0443767

    Code Inist : 002B15D. Création : 199406.