• 1
    American Board of Internal Medicine: Attributes of the subspecialist in internal medicine, with guidelines for training. Arthritis Rheum 20: 12821285, 1977
  • 2
    Ward PCJ: Interpretation of synovial fluid data. Postgrad Med 68: 175179, 182–184, 1980
  • 3
    Sterba G, Meisel A: The needle: a useful technique for evaluating inflamed joints. Geriatrics 36: 113126, 1981
  • 4
    Benson DR, Castles JJ, Wolf AW, Shapiro RF, Riggins RS: Synovial fluid analysis in the diagnosis of joint diseases. Contemp Orthop 3: 430440, 1981
  • 5
    Blake DR, White T: Synovial fluid analysis: an aid to diagnosis and management in rheumatic diseases. Practitioner 223: 101105, 1979
  • 6
    Hasselbacher P: Synovial fluid analysis, Rheumatoid Arthritis: Etiology, Diagnosis, Management. Edited by PDUtsinger, NJZvaifler, GEEhrlich. Philadelphia, JB Lippincott, 1985, pp 193208
  • 7
    Eisenberg JM, Schumacher HR, Davidson PK, Kaufmann L: Usefulness of synovial fluid analysis in the evaluation of joint effusions. ArchIntern Med 144: 715719, 1984
  • 8
    Hasselbacher P, O'Connor GT, Tehan NA: Synovial fluid analysis in hospital laboratories (abstract). Arthritis Rheum (suppl) 28: S29, 1985
  • 9
    Sieck MS, Rothfuss MS, Clayburne GM, Baumgarten DF, Paralapiano B, Kant J, Schumacher HR: Discrepancies in synovial fluid analysis results from four laboratories (abstract). Arthritis Rheum (suppl) 28: S53, 1985
  • 10
    Schumacher HR Jr, Sieck MS, Rothfuss S, Clayburne GM, Baumgarten DF, Mochan BS, Kant JA: Reproducibility of synovial fluid analyses: a study among four laboratories. Arthritis Rheum 29: 770774, 1986
  • 11
    Cohen AS, Goldenberg D: Synovial fluid, Laboratory Diagnostic Procedures in the Rheumatic Diseases. Third edition. Edited by ASCohen. Orlando, Grune &Stratton, 1985, pp 154
  • 12
    Dieppe P, Crocker PR, Corke CF, Doyle DV, Huskisson ES, Willoughby DA: Synovial fluid crystals. Q J Med 48: 533553, 1979
  • 13
    Vincent J, Korn JH, Podewell C, Tully E: Synovial fluid pseudoleukocytosis. Arthritis Rheum 23: 13991400, 1980
  • 14
    Hasselbacher P: Measuring synovial fluid viscosity with a white blood cell diluting pipette: a simple, rapid, and reproducible method. Arthritis Rheum 19: 13581362, 1976
  • 15
    Hasselbacher P: Protein measurement in synovial fluid: a test without value (abstract). Arthritis Rheum (suppl) 29: S63, 1986