Assessment of Temperament and Character of Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients


Gökmen F., Altinbas K., Akbal A., Celik M., reşorlu H., GOKMEN E., ...More

AKTUELLE RHEUMATOLOGIE, vol.40, no.1, pp.58-61, 2015 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 40 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1055/s-0034-1384573
  • Journal Name: AKTUELLE RHEUMATOLOGIE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.58-61

Abstract

Objective: It is widely known that perception of disease affects clinical course and treatment response in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA). In this study we aim to define temperament and character properties of RA patients and to discuss the relation between these specific temperament and character properties and clinic variables.