Patterns of magnetic resonance imaging of the foot in rheumatoid arthritis: which joints are most frequently involved?

@article{Buchbender2012PatternsOM,
  title={Patterns of magnetic resonance imaging of the foot in rheumatoid arthritis: which joints are most frequently involved?},
  author={Christian Buchbender and Axel Scherer and Falk Roland Miese and Philipp Sewerin and Alexandra Haferkamp and Ralph Brinks and Hans-J{\"o}rg Wittsack and Gerald Antoch and Matthias Schneider and Benedikt Ostendorf},
  journal={Rheumatology International},
  year={2012},
  volume={33},
  pages={1731-1736}
}
To investigate patterns of inflammatory MRI pathologies of the fore- and midfoot in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and early RA (ERA) and their changes under therapy. In this prospective study, MRI data of the foot of 39 RA patients (29 female, 10 male; age: 54 ± 13 years; disease duration: 35 ± 37 months; baseline DAS28: 3.0 ± 2.0; medication: 29 DMARD, 1… CONTINUE READING