3, 8, 13 All these patients fulfilled the 2012 SLICC
(Systemic Lupus International Collaborating Clinics) classification criteria for Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and excluded those patients who were unable to read or write and those who had uraemia, sepsis or uncontrolled thyroid disease, as these affect cognition.
Los pacientes con depresion presentaron actividad lupica similar a la de quienes no tenian depresion (SLEDAI, 21,14 [+ o -] 15,65 frente a 20,6 [+ o -] 14,4; p = 0,92), con una media de SLICC
levemente mayor, pero no significativamente, que la de los nidos sin depresion (3,6 [+ o -] 3,7 frente a 2,25 [+ o -] 2,2; p = 0,14), con leves diferencias en estrato socioeconomico (estrato promedio en niuos con depresion, 2,22 [+ o -] 1,3 frente a estrato promedio en ninos sin depresion, 2,1 [+ o -] 0,8; p = 0,8).
15,18-20) In addition to work being performed in clinics by international groups, such as the SLICC
(Systemic Lupus International Collaborating Clinics), the EULAR (European League Against Rheumatism) group, and a group chartered by the Lupus Foundation of America [which is working to optimize flare measurements and using both the SLEDAI (Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Disease Activity Index) and the BILAG (British Isles Lupus Assessment Group) instruments], data from recent industry-sponsored clinical trials support increased understanding of the strengths and weaknesses of each outcome measure.
designed the cohort for an inception study, and hence required enrollment within 15 months from when patients first met the American College of Rheumatology's SLE classification criteria.
The neuropsychiatric SLE SLICC
inception cohort study.
These findings are coming from "the 'august' SLICC
group who call themselves 'lupologists.