Remission of rheumatic disease 5/5 (1)

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When is a rheumatic disease in "remission"?

Definition

By remission is meant that the disease calms down, without measurable disease activity. Remission is thus distinguished from low disease activity. Although remission of rheumatic disease is not the same as cure, it is a desirable goal of treatment (treat to target, T2T) of which connective tissue disorders og vasculitides that Systemic lupus (SLE), GPA / Wegeners granulomatosis, Rheumatoid arthritis (RA / arthritis).

There are several ways to define remission:


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