The ACR plans to develop a pocket card, an app version of the guideline and a patient education tool to facilitate implementation. To read the guideline in its entirety, visit www.rheumatology.org.
About the American College of Rheumatology
Headquartered in Atlanta, Ga., the American College of Rheumatology is an international medical society representing over 9,400 rheumatologists and rheumatology health professionals with a mission to Advance Rheumatology! In doing so, the ACR offers education, research, advocacy and practice management support to help its members continue their innovative work and provide quality patient care. Rheumatologists are experts in the diagnosis, management and treatment of more than 100 different types of arthritis and rheumatic diseases. For more information, visit www.rheumatology.org.
About the ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting
The ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting is the premier rheumatology meeting for anyone involved in research or delivery of rheumatologic care or services. Each year, this event features the latest innovations, science, business and clinical best practices. For more information about the meeting, visit our website or join the conversation on Twitter by using the official #ACR15 hashtag.