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Developed in 1994
See also the BASDAI and BASMI
Calin A, Garrett S, Whitelock H, Kennedy LG, O'Hea J, Mallorie P, Jenkinson T. A new approach to defining functional ability in ankylosing spondylitis: the development of the Bath Ankylosing Spondylitis Functional Index.J Rheumatol. 1994 Dec;21(12):2281-5
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Cauli A, Dessole G, Fiorillo MT, Vacca A, Mameli A, Bitti P, Passiu G, Sorrentino R, Mathieu A. Increased level of HLA−B27 expression in ankylosing spondylitis patients compared with healthy HLA−B27−positive subjects: a possible further susceptibility factor for the development of disease. Rheumatology; 2002; 41(12): 1375−9
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Cardiel MH, Londono JD, Gutierrez E, Pacheco-Tena C, Vazquez-Mellado J, Burgos-Vargas R. Translation, cross-cultural adaptation, and validation of the Bath Ankylosing Spondylitis Functional Index (BASFI), the Bath Ankylosing Spondylitis Disease Activity Index (BASDAI) and the Dougados Functional Index (DFI) in a Spanish speaking population with spondyloarthropathies. Clin Exp Rheumatol. 2003 Jul-Aug;21(4):451-8