Thursday February 22nd 2018

Association Between Self-Administered Expanded Disease Severity Scale (Edss) and Multiple Sclerosis Impact Scale (Msis-29): Results from The Burden of…

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic progressive neurologic disease and one of the most common causes of disability among young adults. Although the clinical manifestations and symptoms of MS are diverse, disease severity is generally measured by ambulation based Expanded Disease Severity Scale (EDSS). While EDSS captures well the level of disability due to the involvement of lower extremities and urinary bladder, its ability to capture other aspects such as fatigue and mental function are poor. (Source: Value in Health)

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Association Between Self-Administered Expanded Disease Severity Scale (Edss) and Multiple Sclerosis Impact Scale (Msis-29): Results from The Burden of…

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