EULAR releases first SpA imaging guidelines

The first guidelines for imaging in axial and peripheral spondyloarthritis have been presented to the conference this afternoon.

Developed by a 21 member EULAR taskforce of rheumatologists and radiologists from 11 countries they are a direct response to recent advances in imaging and a growing move towards early diagnosis and treatment.

Imaging guidelines for ankylosing spondylitis have been published in the past but these are the first to embrace the entire spectrum of the disease.

“We wanted to encompass the entire spectrum of SpA include all commonly used imaging