Table 3

 Agreement of response criteria fulfilment in individual patients

Total respondersAgreement (n)
ACR 20EULAR overallSDAI overallHAQ 0.22ACR 50EULAR goodSDAI major
For details, see text.
ACR 20, American College of Rheumatology criteria, 20% response; EULAR, European League Against Rheumatism; HAQ 0.5, improvement by 0.5 in health assessment questionnaire; SDAI; simple disease activity index.
ACR 2094
EULAR overall13694
SDAI overall12490118
HAQ 0.22118739487
ACR 505353535144
EULAR good564656504234
SDAI major56495656383426
HAQ 0.55530484755312831