BioMed Research International / 2014 / Article / Tab 4

Research Article

Prevalence of Past and Reactivated Viral Infections and Efficacy of Cyclosporine A as Monotherapy or in Combination in Patients with Psoriatic Arthritis—Synergy Study: A Longitudinal Observational Study

Table 4

Clinical assessment of psoriatic arthritis (PsA) and spondylitis in patients evaluable at baseline and at follow-up visits (median and IQR).

Baseline6 months12 months

VAS, patients’ global assessment (no. = 144)50 (30–71.5)30 (12.5–50)*20 (10–43)*
VAS, physicians’ global assessment (no. = 147)40 (20–60)20 (5–44)*10 (5–30)*
BASDAI (no. = 61)40.5 (24–60)21 (7–38)*20 (5–38)*

Patients’ and physicians’ global assessment was performed using the Visual Analogue Scale (VAS). *P < 0.0001 versus baseline.