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Special Articles: Quality of Care in the Rheumatic Diseases
Quality care in seniors with new-onset rheumatoid arthritis: A Canadian perspective†
Article first published online: 28 DEC 2010
Copyright © 2011 by the American College of Rheumatology
Arthritis Care & Research
Volume 63, Issue 1, pages 53–57, January 2011
How to Cite
Widdifield, J., Bernatsky, S., Paterson, J. M., Thorne, J. C., Cividino, A., Pope, J., Gunraj, N. and Bombardier, C. (2011), Quality care in seniors with new-onset rheumatoid arthritis: A Canadian perspective. Arthritis Care Res, 63: 53–57. doi: 10.1002/acr.20304
- Issue published online: 28 DEC 2010
- Article first published online: 28 DEC 2010
- Accepted manuscript online: 30 AUG 2010 10:22AM EST
- Manuscript Accepted: 16 JUL 2010
- Manuscript Received: 1 APR 2010
- Canadian Institutes of Health Research (operating grants). Grant Numbers: 82717, 83264
- Ontario Ministry of Health Drug Innovation Fund
- Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences
- Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
- Canadian Institutes of Health Research New Investigator Award (2005–2010)
- Canada Research Chair in Knowledge Transfer for Musculoskeletal Care (2002–2016)
- Pfizer Research Chair in Rheumatology
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