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Global functional and disability are equivalent for psoriatic arthritis (PsA) and rheumatoid arthritis (RA) despite lower levels of peripheral joint damage in PsA for equivalent disease duration.1 Turner et al2 have recently shown that RA is associated with moderate to high levels of foot and ankle-related impairment and disability. We have extended this observation to patients with PsA and included provision of foot care.
A total of 104 consecutive patients with PsA (60 women, 44 men) of mean (SD) age 51 (12) years and a mean disease duration of 10 (9) years were assessed by a single clinician (DET). Foot and ankle-related impairment and disability were measured using …
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