Ankylosing Spondylitis (IBP Criteria)

Purpose: In order to identify patients likely to present with spinal pain due to Ankylosing Spondylitis.

Stage of CPR Development: Validated.

Tests:

1. Age at onset < 40 years old
2. Insidious onset
3. Improvement with exercise
4. No improvement with rest
5. Pain at night with improvement on getting up

Interpretation (4+ Variables):

Study Sensitivity Specificity +LR -LR
Sieper et al., 2009 0.77 0.92 9.20 0.25
Sieper et al., 2009 0.80 0.72 2.90 0.28

 


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