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Study Descriptions

Chambers SA et al:
Retrospective analysis of records from 401 patients (232 patients with ≥10 years of consistent follow-up) attending the University College London Hospital SLE clinic between 1978-2004. Year 0 represents time of diagnosis. Mean age at diagnosis was 31.2 years, 95% of patients were female, 72% were white, 14% were black, 10% were Asian (Indian), and 4% were "other."8


Urowitz MB et al:
Cohort analysis (2009) of 298 patients followed for a minimum of 5 years by the Systemic Lupus International Collaborating Clinics International Research Network, comprising 27 centers from 11 countries. Year 0 represents time of enrollment. Mean age at enrollment was 35.3 years, 87% of patients were female, 55% were white, 12% were black, 14% were Asian, 16% were Hispanic, and 2% were “other.”