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Ultrasonography for monitoring of synovitis in rheumatoid arthritis

Project title: Ultrasonography for monitoring of synovitis in rheumatoid arthritis

Call to action: 14/16 Ultrasonography for monitoring of synovitis in rheumatoid arthritis

Research type: Evidence Synthesis

Chief investigator: Dr Emma SimpsonORCID logoorcid.org/0000-0001-7353-5979

Lead Author: Dr Emma SimpsonORCID logoorcid.org/0000-0001-7353-5979

Contractor: The University of Sheffield

Cost: £175,000.00

Started: March 2015 | Status: Published May 2018

PROSPERO registration: CRD42015017216

Limited evidence suggests ultrasound monitoring of synovitis could provide an effective approach to selecting rheumatoid arthritis patients for biologic treatment tapering or escalation-avoidance.

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