Priority 15 from the Psoriatic Arthritis PSP
|UNCERTAINTY: What factors affect which body tissues (joints, skin, tendons) and which areas of the body (legs, hands, feet) are affected by psoriatic arthritis and why? (JLA PSP Priority 15)
|JLA question ID
|This question explores how the disease can manifest itself and if that can be predicted from the outset and, if so, can we modify this? For example, which patients will develop foot problems, or back problems or problems with joints rather than entheses.
This question has been partially addressed in the evidence base from the following systematic review:
|Health Research Classification System category
|Inflammatory and immune system
|Extra information provided by this PSP
|Original uncertainty examples
|Only one side of my body is affected (left from shoulder all the way down to the toes) why?
|29 uncertainties submitted
|PSP unique ID
|Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP.
|46 (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)
|Date of priority setting workshop
|12 July 2021