Atlas of Psoriatic Arthritis by Philip J. Mease, Philip S. Helliwell

By Philip J. Mease, Philip S. Helliwell

Psoriatic arthritis (PsA) is a kind of arthritic joint disorder linked to the continual dermis scaling and fingernail adjustments noticeable in psoriasis. sufferers with PsA have a discounted caliber of lifestyles. This accomplished visible reference comprises over one hundred fifty photos from a large gamut of adaptations of the sickness, in addition to charts and tables detailing the main up to date details on sufferer susceptibility, occurrence, and indicators.

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Data were collected in 32 centres world wide by people with acknowledged expertise in this condition. Altogether over 100 clinical, radiological and laboratory variables were collected. The new criteria were derived by logistic regression and CART analysis (as a cross check). The CASPAR criteria gratifyingly have both characteristic dermatological, clinical and radiological features and have both high sensitivity and very high specificity (31). For traditionalists it is important to note that the Moll and Wright criteria (arthritis, psoriasis and negative rheumatoid factor), used in most studies since 1973, are contained nicely within this new set.

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