Table 4

Items found to be correlated with systemic sclerosis (SSc) disease activity (consensus score) by multiple regression analysis

  • 4-150 TSS = total skin score;Δ-JM = articular/muscular; Tlco = carbon monoxide transfer factor <80% of the predicted value;Δ-HL = cardiopulmonary; ESR = erythrocyte sedimentation rate.

  • 4-151 b = regression coefficient.