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Fig. 5 | Arthritis Research & Therapy

Fig. 5

From: Barriers to treatment optimization and achievement of patients’ goals: perspectives from people living with rheumatoid arthritis enrolled in the ArthritisPower registry

Fig. 5

Factors influencing surveyed participants’ decisions to a intensify, b de-escalate, and c not change treatment, among participants who were offered a treatment change (n = 98). The sum of the percentages is greater than 100% as participants could select more than one response, up to a maximum of three factors. Participants were asked “When thinking about your last treatment change, which of the factors below had the strongest influence on your decision to change?” in reference to a more intensive treatment, b de-escalated treatment, or c no change to treatment. The top 5 factors are shown. RA rheumatoid arthritis

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