Prognosis and management of polymyalgia rheumatica.


Polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) is considered to be a benign disease by some, while others think it is a more serious illness which required similar treatment to giant cell arteritis (GCA). The progress of 85 patients with PMR who presented to a district general hospital has been studied in an attempt to study this relationship. Thirty-eight patients had PMR… (More)


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@article{Jones1981PrognosisAM, title={Prognosis and management of polymyalgia rheumatica.}, author={J. G. Jones and Brian L. Hazleman}, journal={Annals of the rheumatic diseases}, year={1981}, volume={40 1}, pages={1-5} }