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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Sjögren's syndrome: a community-based study of prevalence and impact.

E Thomas, E M Hay, A Hajeer and A J Silman.

in Rheumatology

October 1998; p ublished online October 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 0 words.

OBJECTIVE: Using the European Community (EC) criteria for classification Vitali et al. Arthritis Rheum 1993;36:340 7, we report the prevalence estimates of Sjogren's syndrome (SS) from a...



in Rheumatology

April 1996; p ublished online April 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 0 words.


Community clinics are increasingly advocated as a way of delivering specialist health care. In this study, a hospital-based clinic is compared to a...

A national qualitative survey of community‐based musculoskeletal services in the UK

C. Roberts, E. A. Dolman, A. O. Adebajo and M. Underwood.

in Rheumatology

September 2003; p ublished online September 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 3026 words.

Objective. To determine the characteristics of community‐based musculoskeletal services provided by primary care organizations within the UK.


Comorbidities are associated with poorer outcomes in community patients with rheumatoid arthritis

Veena K. Ranganath, Paul Maranian, David A. Elashoff, Thasia Woodworth, Dinesh Khanna, Theodore Hahn, Catherine Sarkisian, Joel M. Kremer, Daniel E. Furst and Harold E. Paulus.

in Rheumatology

October 2013; p ublished online June 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 5494 words.

Objective. To evaluate the impact of comorbidities on achieving remission by examining changes in the clinical disease activity index (CDAI) in RA patients in the...

Knee pain and disability in the Nottingham community: association with poor health status and psychological distress.

S C O'Reilly, K R Muir and M Doherty.

in Rheumatology

August 1998; p ublished online August 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 0 words.

OBJECTIVE: To assess the prevalence of knee pain, disability and health status in the community, and to examine the association of pain with psychological distress. METHODS: A postal survey...

Risk factors for persistent chronic widespread pain: a community‐based study

J. McBeth, G. J. Macfarlane, I. M. Hunt and A. J. Silman.

in Rheumatology

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 4365 words.

Background. Chronic widespread pain is the cardinal clinical feature of the fibromyalgia syndrome, which, in the majority of clinic patients, is persistent. By contrast, in...

Care in the community

Edited by Susan M. Oliver.

in Oxford Handbook of Musculoskeletal Nursing

P ublished online August 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Rheumatology; Community Medical Services. 7628 words.

General practice: practical tips - Managing patients with comorbidities and joint pain - Skin integrity, continence, and caring for the carers - Musculoskeletal conditions in the frail and...

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Osteoarthritis as a public health problem: the impact of developing knee pain on physical function in adults living in the community: (KNEST 3)

C. Jinks, K. Jordan and P. Croft.

in Rheumatology

May 2007; p ublished online February 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 4710 words.

Objectives. To determine the effect of newly developed knee pain on general health and physical function of people ≥50 yrs living in the community.


Acceptability and compliance with hip protectors in community‐dwelling women at high risk of hip fracture

S. Patel, L. Ogunremi and U. Chinappen.

in Rheumatology

June 2003; p ublished online June 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 2731 words.

Objectives. To determine acceptability and compliance with hip protectors in women at high risk of hip fracture who are living independently in the community.


Rheumatoid factor is the strongest predictor of radiological progression of rheumatoid arthritis in a three‐year prospective study in community‐recruited patients

O. Vittecoq, S. Pouplin, K. Krzanowska, F. Jouen‐Beades, J. F. Ménard, A. Gayet, A. Daragon, F. Tron and X. Le Loët.

in Rheumatology

August 2003; p ublished online August 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 5521 words.

Objective. To evaluate the predictive value of clinical, biological and radiological parameters for the prognosis of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in a community‐recruited cohort.


Total costs and predictors of costs in individuals with early inflammatory polyarthritis: a community‐based prospective study

N. J. Cooper, M. Mugford, D. P. M. Symmons, E. M. Barrett and D. G. I. Scott.

in Rheumatology

July 2002; p ublished online July 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 4741 words.

Objective. To estimate the health service, non‐health service and total costs and predictors of costs in individuals with early inflammatory polyarthritis (IP).


Radiographic thumb osteoarthritis: frequency, patterns and associations with pain and clinical assessment findings in a community-dwelling population

Michelle Marshall, Danielle van der Windt, Elaine Nicholls, Helen Myers and Krysia Dziedzic.

in Rheumatology

April 2011; p ublished online December 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 2773 words.

Objectives. The aim of this study was to investigate: (i) the frequency and patterns of radiographic OA (ROA) in the thumb joints; and (ii) associations between thumb ROA and...

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Effectiveness of community- and workplace-based interventions to manage musculoskeletal-related sickness absence and job loss: a systematic review

Keith T. Palmer, Elizabeth C. Harris, Cathy Linaker, Mary Barker, Wendy Lawrence, Cyrus Cooper and David Coggon.

in Rheumatology

February 2012; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 7830 words.

Objective. To assess the effectiveness of interventions in community and workplace settings to reduce sickness absence and job loss in workers with musculoskeletal disorders...

Hand problems in community-dwelling older adults: onset and effect on global physical function over a 3-year period

E. Thomas, P. R. Croft and K. S. Dziedzic.

in Rheumatology

February 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 4039 words.

Objective. To determine the impact of the onset of hand problems on global physical functioning in community-dwelling older adults.

Methods. Three-year...

Comparison of clinical and self-reported diagnoses for participants on a community-based arthritis self-management programme.

J H Barlow, A P Turner and C C Wright.

in Rheumatology

January 1998; p ublished online January 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 0 words.

OBJECTIVE: With the advent of community-based arthritis education programmes, it is important to determine the accuracy of participants' self-reported diagnoses. The purpose of this study...

Combining anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide with the American College of Rheumatology 1987 criteria failed to improve early rheumatoid arthritis diagnosis in the community-based very early arthritis cohort

Xavier Le Loët, Victor Strotz, Thierry Lequerré, Patrick Boumier, Sophie Pouplin, Othmane Mejjad, Alain Daragon, Fabienne Jouen, Olivier Vittecoq, Patrice Fardellone and Jean-François Ménard.

in Rheumatology

October 2011; p ublished online July 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 3456 words.

Objectives. To test the performances of combining anti-CCP second generation (CCP2) with ACR 1987 classification criteria and to diagnose early RA in a community-based very...

Engaging with South Asian community in rheumatology care

in Rheumatology

April 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 0 words.

I16. Community-Based Management of Osteoarthritis

Nicola Walsh.

in Rheumatology

April 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 283 words.

Autoantibodies to the 27 C‐terminal amino acids of calpastatin are detected in a restricted set of connective tissue diseases and may be useful for diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis in community cases of very early arthritis

O. Vittecoq, V. Salle, F. Jouen‐Beades, K. Krzanowska, J. F. Ménard, A. Gayet, P. Fardellone, P. Tauveron, X. Le Loët and F. Tron.

in Rheumatology

October 2001; p ublished online October 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 5987 words.

Background. Calpastatin is the natural inhibitor of calpains, a protease that is overexpressed in rheumatoid synovial tissue and plays a key role in cartilage destruction....

I84 Pharmacy-Led Osteoporosis Group Clinics in the Community

Wasim Baqir.

in Rheumatology

April 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 521 words.