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Rheumatoid arthritis RA is a long-term disorder significantly impairing the somatic, emotional, and psychological functioning of its sufferers. Previous research has shown that affected individuals are characterized by an increased level of anxiety and depression. Currently, there are two main treatment schemes for RA; the first uses anti-inflammatory drugs, and the second utilizes biologic agents.
- Depression and the risk of rheumatoid arthritis
- Comorbid depression in rheumatoid arthritis: Pathophysiology and clinical implications
- Burden of Depression among Working-Age Adults with Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rheumatoid arthritis RA is associated with negative changes in mental health.
Depression and the risk of rheumatoid arthritis
Metrics details. The prevalence of mood disturbances such as anxiety and depression is greater in rheumatoid arthritis RA patients than in the general population. Given this association, the primary aim of this study was to assess the incremental impact of anxiety or depression on patients with RA from the United States of America USA and Europe, independent of the impact of the underlying RA disease. Descriptive statistics and multivariate regression were used to investigate the relationship between anxiety and depression with treatment and economic outcomes in RA patients. Of physician and patient pairs who completed all relevant questionnaire sections,
This study estimated the excess clinical, humanistic, and economic burden associated with depression among working-age adults with Rheumatoid Arthritis RA. A retrospective cross-sectional study was conducted among working-age 18 to 64 years RA patients with depression and without depression using data from the nationally representative Medical Expenditure Panel Survey for the years , , , and Overall, Adults with RA and depression were more likely to be unemployed and among employed adults, those with depression had a significantly higher number of missed work days annually and higher lost annual wages due to missed work days. This study highlights the importance of effectively managing depression in routine clinical practice of RA patients to reduce pain and functional limitations, improve quality of life, and lower direct and indirect healthcare costs.
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Comorbid depression in rheumatoid arthritis: Pathophysiology and clinical implications
Depressive symptoms in rheumatoid arthritis. Sintomas depressivos em pacientes com artrite reumatoide. OBJECTIVE: To determine the prevalence of depressive and anxiety symptoms in patients with rheumatoid arthritis a chronic inflammatory disease in comparison to a control group with osteoarthritis a chronic non-inflammatory degenerative disease and to identify the sociodemographic and clinical variables associated with depressive symptoms in these patients. Sociodemographic and clinical data were collected and the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale and the Disability Index of the Health Assessment Questionnaire were applied. The prevalence of anxiety symptoms was of The mean and standard deviation scores in the Disability Index of the Health Assessment Questionnaire were 1.
PDF | Operationalized diagnostic criteria for depression were used to assess (76% male, 24% female) patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
Burden of Depression among Working-Age Adults with Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rheumatoid arthritis RA is a chronic inflammatory illness that primarily affects the joints. It is associated with symptoms of fatigue, pain, and sleep disturbances that can overlap with or mimic symptoms of depression. RA and depression contribute to mortality, decreased quality of life, increased health care costs, and disability.
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