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The reliability of a novel magnetic resonance imaging-based tool for the evaluation of forefoot bursae in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: the FFB score.

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OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to determine the reliability of an MRI-based score that evaluates forefoot bursae (FFBs) in patients with RA. METHODS: Items for inclusion, grading criteria and MRI sequences were determined iteratively. The score was evaluated in 30 patients with established RA. Reader agreement was evaluated using the percentage of exact/close agreement, Bland-Altman plots, kappa and intraclass correlation coefficient analyses. RESULTS: The FFB score assesses nine forefo...

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10.1093/rheumatology/keu232

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Oxford University Press
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Rheumatology (Oxford, England) More from this journal
Volume:
53
Issue:
11
Pages:
2014-2017
Publication date:
2014-11-01
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1462-0332
ISSN:
1462-0324
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English
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469419
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2014-06-26

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