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The 1982 revised criteria for the classification of systemic lupus erythematosus.
TLDR
The 1971 preliminary criteria for the classification of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) were revised and updated to incorporate new immunologic knowledge and improve disease classification and showed gains in sensitivity and specificity.
The American College of Rheumatology 1990 criteria for the classification of Churg-Strauss syndrome (allergic granulomatosis and angiitis).
TLDR
Criteria for the classification of Churg-Strauss syndrome were developed by comparing 20 patients who had this diagnosis with 787 control patients with other forms of vasculitis, and advantages of the traditional format compared with the classification tree format are discussed.
Preliminary criteria for the classification of the acute arthritis of primary gout.
The American Rheumatism Association sub-committe on classification criteria for gout analyzed data from more than 700 patients with gout, pseudogout, rheumatoid arthritis, or septic arthritis.
Preliminary criteria for the classification of systemic sclerosis (scleroderma).
  • A. Masi
  • Medicine
    Bulletin on the rheumatic diseases
  • 1 May 1980
A multicenter, ongoing study of early-diagnosed cases of systemic sclerosis and comparison patients with systemic lupus erythematosus, polymyositis/dermatomyositis, and Raynaud's phenomenon was
The sacroiliac joint: an overview of its anatomy, function and potential clinical implications
TLDR
The sacrum, pelvis and spine, and the connections to the arms, legs and head, are functionally interrelated through muscular, fascial and ligamentous interconnections.
Juvenile primary fibromyalgia syndrome. A clinical study of thirty-three patients and matched normal controls.
TLDR
As in adult PFS patients, associated non-musculoskeletal symptoms were common, including fatigue, poor sleep, anxiety/stress, headaches, and paresthesias, and routine laboratory test results were normal or negative.
A study of classification criteria for a diagnosis of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.
Criteria for the classification of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis were analyzed in a detailed database of 250 children in order to assess the accuracy of diagnosis and validity of onset types and
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