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Table 1 General clinical data of all patients

From: Comparison of the clinical effectiveness of US grading scoring system vs MRI in the diagnosis of early rheumatoid arthritis (RA)

Item  
Gender (male/female) 13/49
Mean age (years) 42.5 ± 12.1
Mean duration of disease (months) 7.6 ± 3.5
DAS28 score 4.14 ± 1.24
CRP (mg/L) 31.12 ± 11.25
ESR (mm/h) 42 ± 12.05
RF (n/%) 38/61.29%
CCP (+) (n/%) 33/53.23%
Tenosynovitis (n/%) 19/31.23%
Joint effusion (n/%) 18/29.55%
GSUS score (M/Q) 2.0/1.75
PDUS score (M/Q) 1.0/0.75
Bone erosion score (M/Q) 1.0/1
  1. Data presented as means ± SD, or n patients
  2. ESR erythrocyte sedimentation rate, CRP C-reactive protein, CPP anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide antibody, GSUS gray-scale ultrasonography, PDUS power Doppler ultrasonography