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International Journal of Rheumatology
Volume 2010, Article ID 784947, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2010/784947
Review Article

Capillaroscopy as an Outcome Measure for Clinical Trials on the Peripheral Vasculopathy in SSc—Is It Useful?

1Research Laboratory and Academic Unit of Clinical Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Genova, Viale Benedetto XV, 6, 16132 Genova, Italy
2Department of Rheumatology, Ghent University Hospital, 9000 Ghent, Belgium

Received 15 May 2010; Accepted 6 July 2010

Academic Editor: Lorinda Chung

Copyright © 2010 Maurizio Cutolo et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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