Table 5

The association of LLDAS with subsequent flare

Time-dependent proportional hazards model (independent variable: % time (<50% or ≥50%) in LLDAS)
OutcomeHR*95% CIp Value
Flare at subsequent visits regardless of severity0.630.52 to 0.77<0.0001
Mild-moderate flare at subsequent visits0.930.75 to 1.160.53
Severe flare at subsequent visits0.160.09 to 0.27<0.0001
  • *HR or OR for 50% of study period spent in LLDAS.

  • LLDAS, Lupus Low Disease Activity State.