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Steep decline noted in dx of PPMS
« on: July 06, 2016, 11:02:06 am »
This article, describing another article in the same journal, Multiple Sclerosis Journal (July 2016) notes a sharp decline in the diagnosis of PPMS in 16,915 people with MS over time. The entire article, by Cutter et al., "Declines in the diagnosis of primary progressive multiple sclerosis: A critical change in phenotype or critical measurement error?" is available here.

Abstract for the article being discussed above, entitled "A significant decrease in diagnosis of primary progressive multiple sclerosis: A cohort study":

http://msj.sagepub.com/content/22/8/1071?etoc
« Last Edit: July 06, 2016, 11:05:28 am by agate »
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