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Development and validation of a self-efficacy scale for use in British patients wih rheumatoid arthritis (RASE) (2001)
Journal Article
Hewlett, S., Cockshott, Z., Kirwan, J. R., Barrett, J., Stamp, J., & Haslock, I. (2001). Development and validation of a self-efficacy scale for use in British patients wih rheumatoid arthritis (RASE). Rheumatology, 40(11), 1221-1230. https://doi.org/10.1093/rheumatology/40.11.1221

Objective: Current arthritis self-efficacy scales have attracted some criticism. Therefore, the aim of this study was to develop and validate a measure of self-efficacy for use in British rheumatoid arthritis patients [Rheumatoid Arthritis Self-effic... Read More about Development and validation of a self-efficacy scale for use in British patients wih rheumatoid arthritis (RASE).

Values for function in rheumatoid arthritis: Patients, professionals, and public (2001)
Journal Article
Kirwan, J. R., Hewlett, S., Hewlett, S., Smith, A. P., & Kirwan, J. R. (2001). Values for function in rheumatoid arthritis: Patients, professionals, and public. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 60(10), 928-933. https://doi.org/10.1136/ard.60.10.928

Background - Although many disability questionnaires measure fact very efficiently, they do not allow for consideration of the relevance of that disability to the patient. Data suggest that professionals misinterpret the relevance of disability for t... Read More about Values for function in rheumatoid arthritis: Patients, professionals, and public.


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