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Table 2 Medical visits for incident cases of JRA (n = 267), over the first 12 months following initial diagnosis

From: The incidence of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis in Quebec: a population data-based study

  12 months post diagnosis
  Mean (SD) Median (IQR)
All medical visits 17.4 (28.4) 10.0 (6.0-17.0)
Arthritis specialist 4.3 (5.6) 3.0 (1.0-5.0)
Pediatrician or Family Physician 6.3 (9.6) 3.0 (2.0-7.0)
Ophthalmologist 1.8 (1.7) 1.0 (0.0-2.0)
Radiologist 0.8 (1.9) 0.0 (0.0-1.0)
Other specialist 4.9 (15.4) 1.0 (0.0-4.0)