The American College of Rheumatology and the Systemic Lupus International Collaborating Clinics classification criteria for systemic lupus erythematosus in two multiethnic cohorts: a commentary.

Academic Article


  • The authors offer some comments on the advantages and possible drawbacks of using the SLICC criteria in longitudinal observational studies and clinical trials after applying and comparing them to the ACR criteria in two multinational, multiethnic lupus cohorts.
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  • Lupus  Journal
  • Keywords

  • ACR, SLICC, Systemic lupus erythematosus, classification criteria, multiethnic cohorts, Clinical Trials as Topic, Cohort Studies, Humans, Lupus Erythematosus, Systemic
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    Author List

  • Pons-Estel GJ; Wojdyla D; McGwin G; Magder LS; Petri MA; Pons-Estel BA; Grupo Latino Americano De Estudio del Lupus (GLADEL); Alarc√≥n GS; LUMINA cohort
  • Start Page

  • 3
  • End Page

  • 9
  • Volume

  • 23
  • Issue

  • 1