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Table 2 Disease characteristics of RA patients investigateda

From: Follistatin-like protein 1 is elevated in systemic autoimmune diseases and correlated with disease activity in patients with rheumatoid arthritis

Characteristics n Median (25th to 75th percentile)
ESR, mm/h 199 33 (17 to 61)
CRP, mg/l 207 8.1 (2.5 to 33.6)
RF, IU/ml 207 63.6 (15 to 185.5)
ACPA, RU/ml 206 251.9 (42.65 to 650.7)
Tender joint count 81 4 (2 to 7)
Swollen joint count 81 2 (1 to 5)
Patient global VAS score 81 50 (30 to 70)
DAS28 score 81 4.7 (3.4 to 5.6)
  1. aRA, rheumatoid arthritis; ESR, erythrocyte sedimentation rate; CRP, C-reactive protein; RF, rheumatoid factor; IU, international units; RU, relative units; ACPA, anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide antibody; VAS, visual analogue scale; DAS28, disease activity score 28.