Improving the Assessment of Psoriatic Arthritis

Project: Research council

Project Details

Description

Workstream of the PROMPT NIHR Programme grant

Layman's description

A project to improve the assessment of arthritis related to psoriasis (Psoriatic Arthritis).

Key findings

1) None of the existing candidate composite measures for the assessment of Psoriatic Arthritis are feasible for use in clinical practice.
2) Pain and Fatigue, the highest rated patient priorities from treatment are poorly represented in existing candidate composite measures.
3) The Psoriatic Arthritis research community endorse the testing of modifications and shortening of existing composites for use in routine care
Short title1969581
AcronymASSESS
StatusActive
Effective start/end date1/07/15 → …

Research Output

Outcomes of the 2019 GRAPPA workshop on continuous composite indices for the assessment of psoriatic arthritis and membership-recommended next steps

Tillett, W., McHugh, N., Orbai, A-M., Ogdie, A., Leung, Y. Y., Coates, L. C., Mease, P. J., Gladman, D. D., Brooke, M. & Packham, J., 20 May 2020, (Acceptance date) In : The Journal of Rheumatology and Supplements. 96, p. 11-18 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

To lump or split when assessing psoriatic arthritis - not mutually exclusive?

Tillett, W. & Helliwell, P. S., 1 Mar 2020, In : Journal of Rheumatology. 47, 3, p. 307-309 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access

ACHIEVEMENT OF PASDAS LOW DISEASE ACTIVITY AND VERY LOW DISEASE ACTIVITY IN PATIENTS WITH PSORIATIC ARTHRITIS TREATED WITH CERTOLIZUMAB PEGOL OVER 4 YEARS AND THE OVERLAP WITH DAPSA AND MDA DISEASE ACTIVITY TARGETS

Coates, L. C., Merola, J. F., Fitzgerald, O., Kavanaugh, A., Gottlieb, A. B., Tillett, W., Bauer, L., Hoepken, B., Nurminen, T., Mease, P. J., Helliwell, P. & Heijde, D. V. D., 27 Jun 2019, In : Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases. 78, Suppl 2, 2 p., AB0742.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract