Members of the American College of Rheumatology Committee to Reevaluate Improvement Criteria in Rheumatoid Arthritis are as follows: David Felson, MD, Chair, Daniel Aletaha, MD, Jennifer Anderson, PhD, Joan Bathon, MD, Maarten Boers, MD, Claire Bombardier, MD, Hyon Choi, MD, Maxime Dougados, MD, Dan Furst, MD, Gary Koch, PhD, Robert Landewé, MD, Mike LaValley, PhD, Kaleb Michaud, PhD, Hal Paulus, MD, Theodore Pincus, MD, Jeffrey Siegel, MD, Lee Simon, MD, Josef Smolen, MD, Peter Tugwell, MD, Desiree van der Heijde, MD, Barbara White, MD, Fred Wolfe, MD, and Hui Xie, PhD.
A proposed revision to the ACR20: The hybrid measure of American College of Rheumatology response†
Version of Record online: 28 FEB 2007
Copyright © 2007 by the American College of Rheumatology
Arthritis Care & Research
Volume 57, Issue 2, pages 193–202, 15 March 2007
How to Cite
Felson, D. and American College of Rheumatology Committee to Reevaluate Improvement Criteria (2007), A proposed revision to the ACR20: The hybrid measure of American College of Rheumatology response. Arthritis & Rheumatism, 57: 193–202. doi: 10.1002/art.22552
Dr. Bombardier has received consulting fees (less than $10,00 each) from Abbott, Amgen, AstraZeneca, Bayer, Inc., Bristol-Myers Squibb Canada Company, Hoffmann-la Roche, Pfizer, Roche Products, Schering Canada, Solvay Pharma, and Wyeth-Ayerst Research, is a member of the Advisory Board and has received consulting fees (more than $10,000) for Merck & Company, and holds research grants from Abbott Laboratories, Schering Canada, Pfizer, and BMS. Dr. Bathon has received consulting fees and/or honoraria (less than $10,000 each) from Wyeth and Centocor, and has contracts with Amgen, Biogen-Idec, Bristol Myers, Roche, and Rinat. Dr. Choi has received grant support from TAP Pharmaceuticals and serves on advisory boards for TAP and Savient Pharmaceuticals. Dr. Simon is a consultant for AAI Pharma, Abbott, Affinergy, Astrazeneca, Abraxxis, Alpha Rx, Avanir, Nuvo/Dimethaid, Neopharm, Novartis, Pfizer, Plx Pharma, Hisamatsu, LAB Pharma, Dr Reddys, Biosense, Cerimon, Leerink Swann, Alimera, Nomura, Luxor, Paraexel, Nitec, Bayer, Combinatoryx, Rigel, Chelsea, Regeneron, Genelabs, Cypress, SNBL, Skyepharma, Solace, Puretchventures, Puretch Development, Whit Mountain Pharma, TAP, Cell Therapeutics, Omeros, Jazz, Schwarz, Proethic, Takeda, Teva, Zydus, Proprius, Savient, Alder, Cure, Cellegy, Chemocentryx, McKesson, Diobex, Sepracor, Purdue, Serono, Coley, Mediimune, Altea, Neuromed, Polymerix, Talagen, and Tigenix. Dr. Tugwell has received consulting fees from Abbott, Almirall, Astra Zeneca, Aventis, Berlex, Biomatrix, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Cadeuceus Group, Centocor, Dimedix, Dimethaid, Eli Lilly, Glaxo-Welcome, Glaxo Smith Kline, Hoechst Marion Roussel, Innovus, Johnson & Johnson, Lilly Research, Medicine Group, Medicus, Merck, Merck Frosst, Novartis, Novopharm, Ortho-McNeil, Pennside, Roche, Sandoz, Scios, Searle, and Wyeth Ayerst, and organizes a biannual outcome measures consensus meeting (Outcome Measures in Rheumatology [OMERACT]), which has received financial support from numerous pharmaceutical companies. Dr. White is a past employee of Amgen, owns stock in Amgen, and has stock options in Medimmune.
- Issue online: 28 FEB 2007
- Version of Record online: 28 FEB 2007
- Manuscript Accepted: 26 SEP 2006
- Manuscript Received: 30 AUG 2006
- American College of Rheumatology
- NIH. Grant Number: AR-47785
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