Evaluation of psoriasis patients with a rheumatologic questionnaire efficiently aids in early detection of psoriatic arthritis


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Dogan S., Atakan N., Yildirim S. K., KALYONCU U., ERDEN A.

TURKDERM-ARCHIVES OF THE TURKISH DERMATOLOGY AND VENEROLOGY, vol.51, no.3, pp.88-91, 2017 (ESCI) identifier

Abstract

Background and Design: Psoriatic arthritis (PsA), enthesitis and/or soft tissue swelling accompany psoriasis in 6-30% of all psoriatic patients. Early recognition of PsA is crucial since it is a serious disabling comorbidity with irreversible complications.