Development of criteria for the classification and reporting of osteoarthritis. Classification of osteoarthritis of the knee. Diagnostic and Therapeutic Criteria Committee of the American Rheumatism…
Variables from the medical history, physical examination, laboratory tests, and radiographs were used to develop sets of criteria that serve different investigative purposes and these proposed criteria utilize classification trees, or algorithms.
American College of Rheumatology 2012 recommendations for the use of nonpharmacologic and pharmacologic therapies in osteoarthritis of the hand, hip, and knee
To update the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) 2000 recommendations for hip and knee osteoarthritis (OA) and develop new recommendations for hand OA.
OARSI recommendations for the management of hip and knee osteoarthritis, Part II: OARSI evidence-based, expert consensus guidelines.
The American College of Rheumatology criteria for the classification and reporting of osteoarthritis of the hip.
Clinical criteria for the classification of patients with hip pain associated with osteoarthritis (OA) were developed through a multicenter study and the value of the radiographic presence of an osteophyte in separating patients with OA of the hip from those with hipPain of other causes is emphasized.
OARSI recommendations for the management of hip and knee osteoarthritis: part III: Changes in evidence following systematic cumulative update of research published through January 2009.
The American College of Rheumatology criteria for the classification and reporting of osteoarthritis of the hand.
Clinical criteria for the classification of symptomatic idiopathic (primary) osteoarthritis of the hands were developed from data collected in a multicenter study and required that at least 3 of these 4 criteria be present to classify a patient as having OA of the hand.
OMERACT-OARSI initiative: Osteoarthritis Research Society International set of responder criteria for osteoarthritis clinical trials revisited.
OARSI recommendations for the management of hip and knee osteoarthritis, part I: critical appraisal of existing treatment guidelines and systematic review of current research evidence.
Atlas of individual radiographic features in osteoarthritis.
Radiographs of the hand, hip and knee were screened for evidence of osteoarthritis (OA) and a resultant atlas is offered as an updated guide to standardize interpretation of radiographs prior to and during clinical trials.
Clinical Practice Guidelines Linked to the International Classification of Functioning , Disability , and Health from the Orthopaedic Section of the American Physical Therapy Association
This guideline is intended to provide a jumping-off point for new and experienced physical therapists to assess the need for and ability to evaluate a patient’s suitability for sport-based physical therapy.