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Table 3 Activity scores of SAPHO patients in weeks 1 and 16 with antibiotic treatment

From: Efficacy of antibiotic therapy for SAPHO syndrome is lost after its discontinuation: an interventional study

Activity score Week 1 Week 16 Pvalue (95% confidence interval)a
Skin 3.2 ± 0.4 (0 to 6) 1.2 ± 0.3 (0 to 4) 0.01 (1.29 to 2.64)
Osteitis 4.0 ± 0.3 (2 to 6) 2.1 ± 0.3 (0 to 6) 0.02 (1.25 to 2.40)
Erythrocyte sedimentation rate 24.1+-2.6 (9 to 45) 22.8+-3.1 (11 to 38) 0.34+-2.9 (- 0.20 to 0.53)
MRI 1.5 ± 0.1 (0 to 2) 1.1 ± 0.1 (0 to 2) 0.01 (0.24 to 0.88)
Health Assessment Score 3.3 ± 0.8 (0 to 6) 2.1 ± 0.4 (0 to 6) 0.01 (1.43 to 2.49)
  1. Data presented as the mean ± standard error (range); n = 27. aPairwise test (value week 1 vs. value week 16).