Table 3

 Partial remission, enthesitis, and arthritis for the 52 patients who participated in the second year of the study at baseline, week 54, and week 102, with data about the 95% confidence interval for each assessed variable

AssessmentBaselineWeek 54Week 102p Value
wk 0 v wk 102wk 54 v wk 102
Partial remission
    No (%)011 (21)13 (25)0.00020.73
    95% CI(12 to 34)(15 to 38)
Enthesitis
    No (%)23 (42)7 (13)7 (13)0.00041.00
    95% CI(32 to 58)(7 to 25)(7 to 25)
Arthritis
    No (%)18 (35)1 (2)6 (12)0.0040.063
    96% CI(23 to 48)(0 to 10)(5 to 23)
CRP ⩽6 mg/l
    No (%)12 (23)43 (83)41 (79)<0.00010.79
    95% CI(14 to 36)(70 to 91)(66 to 88)