Additional file 1.
Sensitivity analyses. A series of sensitivity analyses were performed to evaluate the consistency of the reported results. In part A, different case definitions were considered. In part B, a probabilistic sensitivity analysis was performed by excluding possible prevalent cases included in the study as incident cases.
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Di Giuseppe et al. Arthritis Research & Therapy 2013 15:R56 doi:10.1186/ar4218