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24-05-2017 | Article

Guidelines listed by rheumatic disease

A convenient single access point providing rheumatology professionals with links to a comprehensive set of clinical practice guidelines from a wide range of relevant organizations.

Ankylosing spondylitis/axial spondyloarthritis


Published
ACR/SAA/
SPARTAN
Recommendations for the treatment of ankylosing spondylitis and nonradiographic axial spondyloarthritis
2015
ASAS/ EULAR
Update of the ASAS-EULAR management recommendations for axial spondyloarthritis
2016
NICE
Spondyloarthritis in over 16s: diagnosis and management
2017
BSR/BHPR
Guideline for the treatment of axial spondyloarthritis (including ankylosing spondylitis) with biologics
2016


Fibromyalgia


Published
EULAR
Revised recommendations for the management of fibromyalgia                                                2016
CRA
Canadian fibromyalgia guidelines2012


Gout


Published
ACR

Guidelines for management of gout. Part 1: Systematic nonpharmacologic and pharmacologic therapeutic approaches to hyperuricemia

2012
Guidelines for management of gout. Part 2: Therapy and antiinflammatory prophylaxis of acute gouty arthritis
2012
EULARUpdated EULAR evidence-based recommendations for the management of gout2016
ACP
Management of acute and recurrent gout: A clinical practice guideline
2016
NICE
Febuxostat for the management of hyperuricaemia in people with gout
2008
BSRGuideline for the management of gout2017


Juvenile arthritis


Published
ACR
2013 update of the 2011 ACR recommendations for the treatment of juvenile idiopathic arthritis2013
EULAR/
PReS
Standards and recommendations for the transitional care of young people with juvenile-onset rheumatic diseases2017
ARMA/ BSPAR
Standards of care for children and young people with juvenile idiopathic arthritis
2010


Osteoarthritis


Published
ACR

Recommendations for the use of nonpharmacologic and pharmacologic therapies in osteoarthritis of the hand, hip, and knee

2012
Osteoarthritis guidelines: Non-pharmacological - knee and hip2009
EULAR
Recommendations for the non-pharmacological core management of hip and knee osteoarthritis
2014
Recommendations for the use of imaging in the clinical management of peripheral joint osteoarthritis
2017
NICEOsteoarthritis: care and management
2014
AAOS

Management of osteoarthritis of the hip and evidence-based clinical practice guideline

2017
Surgical management of osteoarthritis of the knee
2015
Treatment of osteoarthritis of the knee
2013
OARSI

Guidelines for the non-surgical management of knee osteoarthritis

2014

Recommendations for the management of hip and knee osteoarthritis, Part III: changes in evidence following systematic cumulative update of research published through January 2009

2010
Recommendations for conducting clinical trials in osteoarthritis
2015


Osteoporosis


Published
ACRRecommendations for the prevention and treatment of glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis 2017
AACE/ACEClinical practice guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of postmenopausal osteoporosis2016
IOF/ESCEO
European guidance for the diagnosis and management of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women2012
NICE
Osteoporosis: assessing the risk of fragility fracture- 2017 update
2017
ASBMR
Managing osteoporosis in patients on long-term bisphosphonate treatment
2016
NOF
Clinician’s guide to prevention and treatment of osteoporosis
2014
The Endocrine Society
Osteoporosis in men: an endocrine society clinical practice guideline
2012
EULAR/EFORT
Recommendations for management of patients older than 50 years with a fragility fracture and prevention of subsequent fractures
2016
NOGGClinical guideline for the prevention and treatment of osteoporosis
2017


Perioperative management


Published
ACR/AAHKS 

Guideline for the perioperative management of antirheumatic medication in patients with rheumatic diseases undergoing elective total hip or total knee arthroplasty

2017
Polymyalgia rheumatica


Published
EULAR/
ACR

Recommendations for the management of polymyalgia rheumatica                                

2015
BSH/BHPR    Guidelines for the management of polymyalgia rheumatica2009


Psoriatic arthritis


Published
ACR/NPF

Guideline for the management of psoriatic arthritis

Publication expected
in 2018
EULAR
Recommendations for the management of psoriatic arthritis with pharmacological therapies: 2015 update
2015
GRAPPA
Group for research and assessment of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis 2015 treatment recommendations for psoriatic arthritis
2015
BSR/BHPR
Guideline for the treatment of psoriatic arthritis with biologics
2013


Reproductive health in rheumatic disease


Published
ACR

Guideline on reproductive health in rheumatic diseases

Publication expected
in 2019
BSR/BHPR 

Guideline on prescribing drugs in pregnancy and breastfeeding—Part I: standard and biologic disease modifying anti-rheumatic drugs and corticosteroids

2016
Guideline on prescribing drugs in pregnancy and breastfeeding—Part II: analgesics and other drugs used in rheumatology practice
2016
EULARRecommendations for women's health and the management of family planning, assisted reproduction, pregnancy and menopause in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus and/or antiphospholipid syndrome
2017


Rheumatoid arthritis


Published
ACR

Guideline for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis

Publication expected
in 2018
EULAR

Update of EULAR recommendations for the management of rheumatoid arthritis with synthetic and biological disease modifying antirheumatic drugs

2016

Update of the EULAR recommendations for the management of early arthritis

2016
Recommendations for cardiovascular disease risk management in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and other forms of inflammatory joint disorders: 2015/16 update
2015/2016
NICE

Adalimumab, etanercept, infliximab, certolizumab pegol, golimumab, tocilizumab and abatacept for rheumatoid arthritis not previously treated with DMARDs or after conventional DMARDs only have failed

2016
Rheumatoid arthritis in adults: management
2015


Systemic sclerosis


Published
EULARUpdate of the EULAR recommendations for the treatment of systemic sclerosis2016
BSR/BHPR Guideline for the treatment of systemic sclerosis2016


Systemic lupus erythematosus/lupus nephritis


Published
EULAR

Recommendations for the management of systemic lupus erythematosus with neuropsychiatric manifestations: report of a task force of the EULAR standing committee for clinical affairs

2010
ACRGuidelines for the screening, treatment, and management of lupus nephritis2009
BSR

Guideline for the management of systemic lupus erythematosus in adults

2017


Vasculitis


Published
ACR

Guideline in vasculitis

Publication
expected
in 2018
EULAR/ ERA-EDTA
Recommendations for the management of ANCA-associated vasculitis
2016
BSR/BHPR
Guideline for the management of adults with ANCA-associated vasculitis         
2014
Vasculitis UK
Paediatric vasculitis guidelines
2012