Table 2.

Twenty-one domains of JIA disease effect identified from the Italian Idea Generation Study.

Sleep disturbance
Reduction of functional ability
Restriction in autonomy and independence
Limited relations with peers
Difficulties in the relations with other members of the family
Difficulties in coping with a chronic disease
Difficulties in drug administration
Difficulties in interpreting disease symptoms
Dissatisfaction with physical appearance
Fear of disease relapses
Fear of medication side effects
Occurrence of disease complications
Uncertainty about longterm outcome of the disease
Restriction of possibilities and potentiality
Reduction of school/work attendance
Reduction of school/work performance
Costs and/or organizational problems with followup visits
Frequency of hospital admittance
Delay in vaccinations