EFFECTS OF SMOKING IN PATIENTS WITH AXIAL SPONDYLOARTHRITIS RECEIVING TUMOR NECROSIS FACTOR INHIBITORS THERAPY


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Pehlivan O., Yalcinkaya Y. , Artim Esen B. , Huseyinsinoglu N. , Gül A., Inanc M. , ...More

JOURNAL OF ISTANBUL FACULTY OF MEDICINE-ISTANBUL TIP FAKULTESI DERGISI, 2022 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Doi Number: 10.26650/iuitfd.1053741
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF ISTANBUL FACULTY OF MEDICINE-ISTANBUL TIP FAKULTESI DERGISI
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Keywords: Axial spondyloarthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, non-radiographic axial spondyloarthiris, tumor necrosis factor inhibitor therapy, smoking, QUALITY-OF-LIFE, ANKYLOSING-SPONDYLITIS, CIGARETTE-SMOKING, DISEASE-ACTIVITY, SMOKERS, DAMAGE, INFLAMMATION, PREDICTORS, SEVERITY

Abstract

Objective: The aim of this study was to examine the impact of smoking on axial spondyloarthritis (axSpA) patients taking tumor necrosis factor inhibitors (TNFi).