Table 2

 Patterns of damage at clinic entry for 655 patients

No damage224 (34.2%)
Clinical damage only40 (6.1%)
Radiological damage only220 (33.6%)
Both radiological and clinical damage observed in all damaged joints16 (2.4%)
Clinical damage only or both observed in all damaged joints18 (2.8%)
Radiological damage only or both observed in all damaged joints58 (8.9%)
Clinical damage only or radiological damage only in all damaged joints17 (2.6%)
All patterns of damage observed62 (9.5%)