Investigation of tear osmolarity in early rheumatoid arthritis: relation to disease activity


Turkyilmaz K., TURKYILMAZ A. K. , KURT A., KURT E. E. , SEVIM M. S. , ONER V.

CANADIAN JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY-JOURNAL CANADIEN D OPHTALMOLOGIE, cilt.48, sa.4, ss.235-239, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 48 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.jcjo.2013.03.014
  • Dergi Adı: CANADIAN JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY-JOURNAL CANADIEN D OPHTALMOLOGIE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.235-239

Özet

Objective: To investigate the frequency of dry eye (DE) by measuring tear osmolarity (TO) with the recently introduced TearLab system (TearLab Corp, San Diego, Calif.) in patients with early rheumatoid arthritis (ERA) and the relationship between the severity of DE and ERA disease activity.