Psoriatic arthritis screening tools.

Psoriatic arthritis screening tools.

There are 6 comments on the CiteULike story from Nov 27, 2010, titled Psoriatic arthritis screening tools.. In it, CiteULike reports that:

The Journal of rheumatology , Vol. 35, No. 7. , pp. 1423-1425. Posts Export Citation Likes Abstract Psoriatic arthritis is an inflammatory arthritis associated with psoriasis, with an indolent and progressive course.

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Fredericton, Canada

#1 Nov 28, 2010
I noted a new screening tool for psoriatic arthritis as an apps for the IPAD available free in the Apple Istore. It is named the PASQ ( psoriatic arthritis screening questionnaire)

Since: Dec 10

Chicago, IL

#2 Dec 30, 2010
i am not sure if this is an arthritis but i am always experiencing sore and joint pains that is something like inflamed and the only reason i can think of is my constant sitting due to my job but i am afraid this may lead to arthritis and so i am taking up MX High Potency Joint Aid so i could prevent any complications.

Fredericton, Canada

#3 Dec 30, 2010
I think it is worthwhile having this checked by your doctor to be on the safe side

Selby, UK

#4 Jan 21, 2011
I am 41 years old.
After 2 years of suffering with sore feet, and told it was bilateral metatarsalgia, I was finally diagnosed with chronic psoriatic arthritis,...but only when I woke up one day last october and could not move. My right hand, right knee, both feet, all swollen and sore. Got the sausage toe, and my right thumb also swollen. I do not have, and never had have psoriasis. Any idea when the meds will start working? Any idea when I will get psoriasis?

Bonavista, Canada

#5 Mar 1, 2011
It depends on the medications you are taking.Some of them ( anti-inflammatories) can work fast to improve pain and stiffness but do not stop the disease. The drugs that halt the disease such as methotrexate or biologics may take weeks or even months to work.

Since: Jan 13

Miami, FL

#6 Mar 14, 2013
Yes, anti-inflammatory medicines are fast but the same time brings so many side effects. This screening device may work without side effects.

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