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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Wolfe, Frederick; Walitt, Brian T; Katz, Robert S; Häuser, Winfried 
Title:
Social security work disability and its predictors in patients with fibromyalgia. 
Abstract:
To determine prevalence and incidence of US Social Security Disability and Supplemental Security Income (SSD) in patients with fibromyalgia and to investigate prediction of SSD.Over a mean of 4 years (range 1-13 years), we studied 2,321 patients with physician-diagnosed fibromyalgia (prevalent cases) and applied modified American College of Rheumatology (ACR) 2010 research criteria to identify criteria-positive patients.During the study, 34.8% (95% confidence interval [95% CI] 32.9-36.8%) of fib...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 
Year:
2014 
Journal volume:
66 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
1354-63 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
2151-464X 
TUM Institution:
Klinik und Poliklinik für Psychosomatische Medizin und Psychotherapie