Rheumatoid arthritis classification criteria - It's finally time to move on!

@article{Sokolove2010RheumatoidAC,
  title={Rheumatoid arthritis classification criteria - It's finally time to move on!},
  author={Jeremy B Sokolove and Vibeke Strand},
  journal={Bulletin of the NYU hospital for joint diseases},
  year={2010},
  volume={68 3},
  pages={232-8}
}
The diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is often challenging, due to a wide spectrum of presentations, progressive changes in disease course over time, and, perhaps, most importantly, lack of a clinical or laboratory gold standard to define the presence or absence of disease. Several attempts at the creation of RA classification criteria have been… CONTINUE READING