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The waiting game

Key questions on rheumatoid arthritis (1.5 CPD hours)

Consultant rheumatologists Dr Coziana Ciurtin and Dr Jessica Manson answer GP Dr Sara Ritchie’s questions on the RA classification criteria, interpreting the results of inflammatory markers and DMARD therapy.



This module will update your knowledge on rheumatoid arthritis, including:

  • The role of environmental precipitants
  • How to assess for clinical synovitis
  • Which joints of the hand are more likely to be affected in RA
  • How to monitor disease control, and step down DMARD doses

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