Knight, S: Collaboration on autonomic symptoms are common and are associated with overall symptom burden and disease activity in primary Sjögren’s syndrome

Susan Knight, Deborah Symmons, Beverley Jones (Macclesfield District General Hospital & Arthritis Research UK Epidemiology Unit, Manchester) collaborated on this recently published study.

Ann Rheum Dis doi:10.1136/annrheumdis-2011-201009

  • Clinical and epidemiological research

Autonomic symptoms are common and are associated with overall symptom burden and disease activity in primary Sjögren’s syndrome

Julia L Newton James Frith Danielle Powell et al published online first 5 May 2012

Objectives To determine the prevalence of autonomic dysfunction (dysautonomia) among patients with primary Sjögren’s syndrome (PSS) and the relationships between dysautonomia and other clinical features of PSS.