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Predictors of radiographic progression in the ESPOIR cohort: the season of first symptoms may influence the short-term outcome in early arthritis
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    Seasonal effects of first symptoms on short-term versus long-term outcome in early arthritis

    Dear Editor,

    We read with great interest the letter from de Rooy et al. published in the last issue of the Journal (1).

    By analyzing the conclusions of this investigation in connection to another recent report about the real onset of arthritis symptoms during winter or spring and related more radiographic joint damage after 1 year, it seems that the authors found slightly different results that need some...

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