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The jumping off point for chronic, inflammatory arthritis diagnostic work. Based on the amazing algorithm(s) by Dr. Lipsky from 1997.
Choose activities you can maintain.
Total time per week is more important than intensity.
Avoid burn-out by taking 1-2 days off per week
Calculator to determine whether joint pain is related to inflammation or not.
Evaluate for need of C-spine Xray. This calculator applies the NEXUS C-Spine Rule to determine whether Xray is recommended.
The Opioid Risk Tool (ORT) is an office-based assessment designed to predict which patients may develop aberrant, drug-related behaviors based on known risk factors associated with abuse or addiction.
Calculator for osteoporosis risk assessment.
Clinical decision tool for Systemic Lupus Erythematosus. This does actually suggest or refute a diagnosis of SLE if you get through all 3 steps and hit “Submit”.