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Criteria of the Ankylosing Spondylitis Working Group for Clinical Remission

Purpose:

To evaluate a patient with ankylosing spondylitis before and after therapy using the Ankylosing Spondylitis Working Group (ASWG) criteria for remission.

Specialty:

Immunology/Rheumatology

Objective:

severity, prognosis, stage, response to therapy, disease progression

ICD-10:

M45

Description:

The Ankylosing Spondylitis Working Group (ASWG) developed criteria for describing partial remission following therapy for ankylosing spondylitis. This can be used to monitor the response to therapy over time. The authors are from multiple university hospitals in France, The Netherlands, and Massachusetts.

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