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Recommendations for the management of rheumatoid arthritis in the Eastern Mediterranean region: an adolopment of the 2015 American College of Rheumatology guidelines

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Arayssi, T, Harfouche, M, Darzi, A, Al Emadi, S, A Alnaqbi, K, Badsha, H, Al Balushi, F, Dib, C, Elzorkany, B, Halabi, H, Hammoudeh, M, Hazer, W, Masri, B, Merashli, M, Omair, M, Salloum, N, Uthman, I, Zahirovic, S, Ziade, N, Bannuru, RR, McAlindon, T, Nomier, MA, Singh, JA, Christensen, R, Tugwell, P, Schünemann, H & Akl, EA 2018, 'Recommendations for the management of rheumatoid arthritis in the Eastern Mediterranean region: an adolopment of the 2015 American College of Rheumatology guidelines' Clinical Rheumatology, vol. 37, no. 11, pp. 2947-2959. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10067-018-4245-5

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Arayssi T, Harfouche M, Darzi A, Al Emadi S, A Alnaqbi K, Badsha H, Al Balushi F, Dib C, Elzorkany B, Halabi H, Hammoudeh M, Hazer W, Masri B, Merashli M, Omair M, Salloum N, Uthman I, Zahirovic S, Ziade N, Bannuru RR, McAlindon T, Nomier MA, Singh JA, Christensen R, Tugwell P, Schünemann H, Akl EA. 2018. Recommendations for the management of rheumatoid arthritis in the Eastern Mediterranean region: an adolopment of the 2015 American College of Rheumatology guidelines. Clinical Rheumatology. 37(11):2947-2959. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10067-018-4245-5

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Arayssi, Thurayya ; Harfouche, Manale ; Darzi, Andrea ; Al Emadi, Samar ; A Alnaqbi, Khalid ; Badsha, Humeira ; Al Balushi, Farida ; Dib, Carole ; Elzorkany, Bassel ; Halabi, Hussein ; Hammoudeh, Mohammed ; Hazer, Wissam ; Masri, Basel ; Merashli, Mira ; Omair, Mohammed ; Salloum, Nelly ; Uthman, Imad ; Zahirovic, Sumeja ; Ziade, Nelly ; Bannuru, Raveendhara R ; McAlindon, Timothy ; Nomier, Mohamed A ; Singh, Jasvinder A ; Christensen, Robin ; Tugwell, Peter ; Schünemann, Holger ; Akl, Elie A. / Recommendations for the management of rheumatoid arthritis in the Eastern Mediterranean region : an adolopment of the 2015 American College of Rheumatology guidelines. In: Clinical Rheumatology. 2018 ; Vol. 37, No. 11. pp. 2947-2959.

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title = "Recommendations for the management of rheumatoid arthritis in the Eastern Mediterranean region: an adolopment of the 2015 American College of Rheumatology guidelines",
abstract = "Clinical practice guidelines can assist rheumatologists in the proper prescription of newer treatment for rheumatoid arthritis (RA). The objective of this paper is to report on the recommendations for the management of patients with RA in the Eastern Mediterranean region. We adapted the 2015 American College of Rheumatology guidelines in two separate waves. We used the adolopment methodology, and followed the 18 steps of the {"}Guidelines 2.0{"} comprehensive checklist for guideline development. For each question, we updated the original guidelines' evidence synthesis, and we developed an Evidence Profile (EP) and an Evidence to Decision (EtD) table. In the first wave, we adoloped eight out of the 15 original questions on early RA. The strength changed for five of these recommendations from strong to conditional, due to one or more of the following factors: cost, impact on health equities, the balance of benefits, and harms and acceptability. In the second wave, we adoloped eight out of the original 44 questions on established RA. The strength changed for two of these recommendations from strong to conditional, in both cases due to cost, impact on health equities, balance of benefits and harms, and acceptability. The panel also developed a good practice recommendation. We successfully adoloped 16 recommendations for the management of early and established RA in the Eastern Mediterranean region. The process proved feasible and sensitive to contextual factors.",
author = "Thurayya Arayssi and Manale Harfouche and Andrea Darzi and {Al Emadi}, Samar and {A Alnaqbi}, Khalid and Humeira Badsha and {Al Balushi}, Farida and Carole Dib and Bassel Elzorkany and Hussein Halabi and Mohammed Hammoudeh and Wissam Hazer and Basel Masri and Mira Merashli and Mohammed Omair and Nelly Salloum and Imad Uthman and Sumeja Zahirovic and Nelly Ziade and Bannuru, {Raveendhara R} and Timothy McAlindon and Nomier, {Mohamed A} and Singh, {Jasvinder A} and Robin Christensen and Peter Tugwell and Holger Sch{\"u}nemann and Akl, {Elie A}",
year = "2018",
month = "11",
doi = "10.1007/s10067-018-4245-5",
language = "English",
volume = "37",
pages = "2947--2959",
journal = "Clinical Rheumatology",
issn = "0770-3198",
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TY - JOUR

T1 - Recommendations for the management of rheumatoid arthritis in the Eastern Mediterranean region

T2 - an adolopment of the 2015 American College of Rheumatology guidelines

AU - Arayssi, Thurayya

AU - Harfouche, Manale

AU - Darzi, Andrea

AU - Al Emadi, Samar

AU - A Alnaqbi, Khalid

AU - Badsha, Humeira

AU - Al Balushi, Farida

AU - Dib, Carole

AU - Elzorkany, Bassel

AU - Halabi, Hussein

AU - Hammoudeh, Mohammed

AU - Hazer, Wissam

AU - Masri, Basel

AU - Merashli, Mira

AU - Omair, Mohammed

AU - Salloum, Nelly

AU - Uthman, Imad

AU - Zahirovic, Sumeja

AU - Ziade, Nelly

AU - Bannuru, Raveendhara R

AU - McAlindon, Timothy

AU - Nomier, Mohamed A

AU - Singh, Jasvinder A

AU - Christensen, Robin

AU - Tugwell, Peter

AU - Schünemann, Holger

AU - Akl, Elie A

PY - 2018/11

Y1 - 2018/11

N2 - Clinical practice guidelines can assist rheumatologists in the proper prescription of newer treatment for rheumatoid arthritis (RA). The objective of this paper is to report on the recommendations for the management of patients with RA in the Eastern Mediterranean region. We adapted the 2015 American College of Rheumatology guidelines in two separate waves. We used the adolopment methodology, and followed the 18 steps of the "Guidelines 2.0" comprehensive checklist for guideline development. For each question, we updated the original guidelines' evidence synthesis, and we developed an Evidence Profile (EP) and an Evidence to Decision (EtD) table. In the first wave, we adoloped eight out of the 15 original questions on early RA. The strength changed for five of these recommendations from strong to conditional, due to one or more of the following factors: cost, impact on health equities, the balance of benefits, and harms and acceptability. In the second wave, we adoloped eight out of the original 44 questions on established RA. The strength changed for two of these recommendations from strong to conditional, in both cases due to cost, impact on health equities, balance of benefits and harms, and acceptability. The panel also developed a good practice recommendation. We successfully adoloped 16 recommendations for the management of early and established RA in the Eastern Mediterranean region. The process proved feasible and sensitive to contextual factors.

AB - Clinical practice guidelines can assist rheumatologists in the proper prescription of newer treatment for rheumatoid arthritis (RA). The objective of this paper is to report on the recommendations for the management of patients with RA in the Eastern Mediterranean region. We adapted the 2015 American College of Rheumatology guidelines in two separate waves. We used the adolopment methodology, and followed the 18 steps of the "Guidelines 2.0" comprehensive checklist for guideline development. For each question, we updated the original guidelines' evidence synthesis, and we developed an Evidence Profile (EP) and an Evidence to Decision (EtD) table. In the first wave, we adoloped eight out of the 15 original questions on early RA. The strength changed for five of these recommendations from strong to conditional, due to one or more of the following factors: cost, impact on health equities, the balance of benefits, and harms and acceptability. In the second wave, we adoloped eight out of the original 44 questions on established RA. The strength changed for two of these recommendations from strong to conditional, in both cases due to cost, impact on health equities, balance of benefits and harms, and acceptability. The panel also developed a good practice recommendation. We successfully adoloped 16 recommendations for the management of early and established RA in the Eastern Mediterranean region. The process proved feasible and sensitive to contextual factors.

U2 - 10.1007/s10067-018-4245-5

DO - 10.1007/s10067-018-4245-5

M3 - Journal article

VL - 37

SP - 2947

EP - 2959

JO - Clinical Rheumatology

JF - Clinical Rheumatology

SN - 0770-3198

IS - 11

ER -

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