Improving long-term outcomes for rheumatoid arthritis: evidence-based care
Susan Oliver Independent nurse consultant, rheumatology
This article examines the complexities of identifying the signs and symptoms of patients presenting with rheumatoid arthritis. The author outlines the guidelines for the medical management of the disease and discusses how nurses in all care settings can support the treatment and care of these patients.
Primary Health Care. 20, 9, 30-39. doi: 10.7748/phc2010.11.20.9.30.c8090