Pregnancy and AS

Investigator

Prof. Dr. Monika Østensen, Department of Rheumatology, University Hospital, Trondheim  (Norway).

Method

A questionnaire was published in newsletters of AS societies or sent to female members in Canada, USA and 11 European countries. 939 completed questionnaires were returned. 

Scientific publication of results

M. Østensen and H. Østensen "Ankylosing spondylitis – the female aspect".  Journal of Rheumatology 25 (1998) 120–124. 
Patient-adapted publications appeared in newsletters of contributing AS societies.