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Ultrasound to Guide Treatment Decisions in Rheumatoid Arthritis

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posted on 2020-02-25, 12:27 authored by Emma SimpsonEmma Simpson, Matthew StevensonMatthew Stevenson, Emma HockEmma Hock, Ruth WongRuth Wong, R.J. Wakefield, P.G. Conaghan, C. Estrach, C. Edwards
Ultrasound (US) detects synovitis more accurately than clinical examination in people with rheumatoid arthritis (RA). This review aimed to investigate the use of US, compared to clinical examination alone, in treatment strategies for RA, and to estimate its potential to be cost-effective in making treatment decisions.



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