Epidemiology of rheumatic diseases

Epidemiological characterization of the distribution and determinants of disease in human populations facilitates our understanding of the factors that contribute to the initiation and progression of this disease.

This online collection contains articles from Nature Reviews Rheumatology that describe aspects of the epidemiology of rheumatic diseases that between them are important contributors to global morbidity and mortality.

Varied prevalence of rheumatic disease worldwide


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