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The Montreal Cognitive Assessment is superior to the Mini-Mental State Examination at detecting cognitive dysfunction in SLE.
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Muscle MRI may complement a physician's objective assessment in juvenile dermatomyositis, although negative MRI findings should not preclude treatment continuation.
No clear association was found between health status and ultrasound remission in patients with rheumatoid arthritis in clinical remission.
The Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) diet is effective for prevention of gout.
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