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Table 3 medications used to treat RA patients

From: Impact of socio-demographic and clinical characteristics on functional disability and health-related quality of life in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: a cross-sectional study from Palestine

Variable Mean ± SD (range), median (lower–upper quartile)
Or
N (%)
Total = 300
Medications  
Corticosteroids (Prednisolone) 260 (86.7)
DMARDs 279 (93)
Methotrexate 224 (74.4)
Leflunomide 51 (17)
Hydroxychloroquine 34 (11.3)
Sulfasalazine 16 (5.3)
Azathioprine 12 (4)
Biotherapies (Etanercept) 37 (12.3)
Therapeutic plan  
Single DMARD 202 (67.3)
Combination of 2 DMARDs 61 (20.3)
Biotherapy (Etanercept) 22 (7.3)
Combination of Etanercept and DMARD 15 (5)