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Rheumatoid arthritis 

Rheumatoid arthritis
Rheumatoid arthritis

Sandeep Bawa

and Paul Wordsworth

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date: 28 June 2022

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is one of the most common disabling chronic diseases of the Western world.

New biologic treatments have provided great benefit in the management of this condition, reducing morbidity and mortality.

RA diagnosis requires careful clinical, biochemical, and radiological assessment

Rheumatoid factor is not a reliable diagnostic test for rheumatoid arthritis (RA)

The core of its management requires careful input from all members of the multidisciplinary team.

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