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The natural history of multiple sclerosis: a geographically based study. 2. Predictive value of the early clinical course.

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Controversy exists regarding the predictive value of the early clinical course of multiple sclerosis (MS). Three parameters often considered are the attack rate, the first interattack interval and the rate at which disability develops in the early years of the disease. We have recorded the time to reach successive levels of disability defined by the Kurtzke Disability Status Scale (DSS) in 1,099 MS patients followed at University Hospital, London, Canada between 1972 and 1984. Our population ...

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10.1093/brain/112.6.1419

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Brain : a journal of neurology More from this journal
Volume:
112 ( Pt 6)
Issue:
6
Pages:
1419-1428
Publication date:
1989-12-01
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EISSN:
1460-2156
ISSN:
0006-8950
Language:
English
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pubs:35204
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uuid:d4953dc2-6893-4e23-b27c-538823f7c709
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35204
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2012-12-19

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