How to read radiographs according to the Sharp/van der Heijde method

J Rheumatol. 2000 Jan;27(1):261-3.


This article is a short overview of the development of the Sharp/van der Heijde methods for scoring radiographs of hands and feet in rheumatoid arthritis, in addition to a detailed description on how to use the scoring method.

Publication types

  • Corrected and Republished Article

MeSH terms

  • Arthritis, Rheumatoid / diagnostic imaging*
  • Clinical Protocols
  • Humans
  • Radiography / methods