Index flags patients likely to develop rheumatoid arthritis, study finds

04/23/2014 | MedPage Today (free registration)

Combining several clinical parameters into a scoring system could predict the patients most likely to develop rheumatoid arthritis. A study reported in Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases found that a scoring system including Doppler ultrasound of the wrist in patients with RA-specific anti-citrullinated protein antibodies and nonspecific musculoskeletal pain can identify those patients who will progress to rheumatoid arthritis.

View Full Article in:

MedPage Today (free registration)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Director, Site Quality Management
Minneapolis, MN
In house Compliance Officer
Pompano Beach, FL
Clinical Project Manager
Abiomed, Inc.
Danvers, MA
Sr. Manager, Regulatory Affairs - International
Integra LifeSciences
Plainsboro, NJ
Associate - Food and Drug
Keller and Heckman LLP
Washington, DC