Depression Common in Axial Spondyloarthritis

Aug 07, 2018

When disease activity is high and/or function impaired, consider depression a likely comorbidity that may be a result of inflammation.

Reference1. Zhao S, Thong D, Miller N, et al. The prevalence of depression in axial spondyloarthritis and its association with disease activity: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Arthritis Res Ther. 2018;20:140. doi: 10.1186/s13075-018-1644-6.