A systematic literature review of strategies promoting early referral and reducing delays in the diagnosis and management of infl ammatory arthritis
Genetic Predisposition to Disease
Polymorphism, Single Nucleotide
Protein Tyrosine Phosphatases
This review identified three main areas of delay to care for patients with IA and potential solutions for each. A co-ordinated effort will be required by the rheumatology and primary care community to address these effectively.