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Rheumatoid arthritis in the Russian Federation: sociological aspekts

Andrey Reshetnikov; Nadejda Prisyazhnaya; Sergey Pavlov; Nadejda Vyatkina; Elena Marochkina;

The article presents the results of the study, which indicate the need to solve problems related to the determination of disability and drug provision of a selected group of patients at both the federal and regional levels. At the regional level, there remains the problem of accessibility of rheumatological medical care associated with the staff shortage of the branch.


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Keywords: rheumatoid arthritis, invalidization, quality of life

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Pyatigorsk State Research Institute of Balneotherapeutics
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