Performance of the American College of Rheumatology/European League Against Rheumatism 2010 criteria for the diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis in Chinese patients.

@article{Zhao2013PerformanceOT,
  title={Performance of the American College of Rheumatology/European League Against Rheumatism 2010 criteria for the diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis in Chinese patients.},
  author={Juan Zhao and Guangtao Li and Jing Xu and Xiaohui Zhang and Zhuoli Zhang},
  journal={Joint, bone, spine : revue du rhumatisme},
  year={2013},
  volume={80 5},
  pages={482-7}
}
OBJECTIVES To evaluate the ability of American College of Rheumatology (ACR) 2010 classification criteria to diagnose rheumatoid arthritis (RA) compared to the widely used ACR 1987 criteria in Chinese patients. METHODS Four hundred and four patients suffering from arthritis were included in the study. Two hundred and twenty-one of them were classified as… CONTINUE READING