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Seventeen papers examine the effects of the rheumatic diseases on our society in terms of social and economic consequences such as family burdens, drug development, industrial productivity, worker's compensation. In an era of cost cutting, this is a welcome addition to our understanding of these problems.
Arthritis and Society: The Impact of Musculoskeletal Diseases.. Ann Intern Med. 1986;105:647. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-105-4-647_3
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1986;105(4):647.
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