The Real Rheumatoid Disease
This would mean that the patient should definitely not suspend treatment aimed at forestalling damage. And it would beg the question of whether the use of the term “remission” is actually appropriate to begin with.
The authors point out the obvious need for better methods of detecting joint damage. “Better diagnosis of joint damage will assist in our quest to attain and document full remission in RA.”
Research, Resources, And Rheumatology
Some readers say medical terms bug them. Wait! Don’t let the weird words in an abstract make your eyes glaze