A systematic literature review of US definitions, scoring systems and validity according to the OMERACT filter for tendon lesion in RA and other inflammatory joint diseases


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Alcalde M., D'Agostino M. A., Bruyn G. A. W., Moeller I., Iagnocco A., Wakefield R. J., ...More

RHEUMATOLOGY, vol.51, no.7, pp.1246-1260, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 51 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1093/rheumatology/kes018
  • Journal Name: RHEUMATOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1246-1260
  • Keywords: systematic literature review, ultrasound, tenosynovitis, tendon lesions, rheumatoid arthritis, inflammatory arthritis, OMERACT filter, EARLY RHEUMATOID-ARTHRITIS, POWER DOPPLER ULTRASONOGRAPHY, SOFT-TISSUE CHANGES, PSORIATIC-ARTHRITIS, INTEROBSERVER RELIABILITY, CLINICAL EXAMINATION, MUSCULOSKELETAL ULTRASONOGRAPHY, METACARPOPHALANGEAL JOINTS, ULTRASOUND DETECTION, KNEE-JOINT
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective. To present the published data concerning the US assessment of tendon lesions as well as the US metric properties investigated in inflammatory arthritis.