The Clinical Arthritis Rule (CARE)

Gender:


Symptom duration:



Morning stiffness duration:


Number of patient-reported painful joints:


Patient reported joint swelling:


Difficulty with making a fist:



Simplified score
  1. 7
  2. 6
  3. 5
  4. 4
  5. 3
  6. 2
  7. 1
  8. 0
Risk of arthritis (PPV)
  1. 81%
  2. 66%
  3. 55%
  4. 48%
  5. 41%
  6. 39%
  7. 30%