ACR Updates Juvenile Arthritis Treatment Recommendations

May 31, 2019

The American College of Rheumatology and the Arthritis Foundation have updated the 2013 treatment guidelines for juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA), which includes juvenile  non-systemic  polyarthritis,  sacroiliitis, and enthesitis. In this slideshow, we highlight the recommendations.

The American College of Rheumatology and the Arthritis Foundation have updated the 2013 treatment guidelines for juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA), which includes juvenile  non-systemic  polyarthritis,  sacroiliitis, and enthesitis. In this slideshow, we highlight the recommendations.RELATED CONTENT:  New Guidelines Recommend Early Treatment with DMARDs for JIA PolyarthritisREFERENCESarah Ringold, Sheila T. Angeles-Han, Timothy Beukelman, et al. "2019 American College of  Rheumatology/Arthritis Foundation Guideline for the Treatment of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: Therapeutic Approaches for Non-Systemic Polyarthritis, Sacroiliitis, and Enthesitis," Arthritis & Rheumatology, Vol. 71, No. 6, June 2019, pp 846–863, DOI 10.1002/art.40884.