Developing a Core Set of Outcome Measures for Behcet Disease: Report from OMERACT 2016


Hatemi G., Meara A., Ozguler Y., Direskeneli H., Mahr A., Easley E., ...More

JOURNAL OF RHEUMATOLOGY, vol.44, no.11, pp.1750-1753, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 44 Issue: 11
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.3899/jrheum.161352
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF RHEUMATOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1750-1753
  • Keywords: BEHCET DISEASE, OUTCOMES, OUTCOME MEASURES, OUTCOME ASSESSMENT, OMERACT, CONSTANT COMPARATIVE METHOD, CLINICAL-TRIALS
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective. The Outcome Measures in Rheumatology (OMERACT) Vasculitis Working Group has been working toward developing a data-driven core set of outcome measures for use in clinical trials of Behcet's syndrome [Behcet disease (BD)]. This paper summarizes the group's work through OMERACT 2016, discussions during the meeting, and the future research agenda.