Table 4

 Jones/Hazleman criteria (1981)

Overall performance of criteria (since presence of all is required) no greater than 84.9%.
CRP, C reactive protein; ESR, erythrocyte sedimentation rate; RA, rheumatoid arthritis.
Shoulder or pelvic girdle pain178/19690.8%
Morning stiffness >1 h147/17384.9%
Disease duration >2/12Not known
ESR >30 mm/h162/16598.1%
or CRP >6 μg/mlNot known
Absence of RAPresumed 100.0%
Absence of muscle diseasePresumed 100.0%