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Table 1 Patient characteristics at time of arthroscopy

From: Evaluation of arthroscopy and macroscopic scoring

Number of procedures 408
Number of patients 237
Age (mean) 52 years (range 20 to 85)
Sex 170 women/67 men
Disease duration (mean) 91 months (range 1 to 623)
Arthritis duration (mean) 43.5 weeks (range 0 to 564)
Patients on NSAIDs at arthroscopy 148
Patients on DMARDs at arthroscopy 99 (88 on methotrexate)
  1. DMARDs = disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs; NSAIDs = non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs.