October 30, 2019. Complimentary Lupus CME Series Available! The 2019 EULAR/ACR classification criteria for SLE include positive ANA at least once as obligatory en-try criterion; followed by additive weighted criteria grouped in 7 clinical (constitutional, hematologic, … Results: Weighted SLICC criteria and the EULAR/ACR 2019 criteria had less sensitivity but better specificity compared to the list-based revised ACR 1997 and SLICC 2012 classification criteria. ACR and EULAR release new classification criteria for IgG4-related disease Dec 04, 2019 EULAR and ACR present SLE classification criteria at the 2017 ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting There … Overall, a higher disease activity is an important predictor of mortality and damage accrual. The 2019-EULAR/ACR criteria efficiently classify youths with SLE, irrespective of age, gender and race. The EULAR/American College of Rheumatology 2019 classification criteria for systemic lupus erythematosus did not perform significantly better than the ACR 1997 and SLICC 2012 criteria in … {ref5}{ref6} The EULAR/ACR … In September 2019, the European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) and the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) published new criteria for the classification of SLE. Objective: To develop new classification criteria for systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) jointly supported by the European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) and the American College of Rheumatology (ACR… Recently, a new set of classification criteria for SLE using an additive point system has been introduced, the 2019 EULAR/ACR classification criteria (EULAR/ACR… The EULAR/ACR criteria are: 1-4 … Sindhu Johnson, MD, PhD, coauthor of the 2019 European League Against Rheumatism/American College of Rheumatology classification criteria for systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), answers our questions about what rheumatologists need to know about the new criteria. Background/Purpose: SLE is characterized by different patterns of disease activity throughout its course. The 2019 European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR)/American College of Rheumatology Classification (ACR) Criteria for Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) ... November 8, 2019. The new 2019 SLE European League Against Rheumatism/American College of Rheumatology (EULAR/ACR) classification criteria for systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) have been recently published.1 These criteria have been developed to find a better equilibrium between specificity and sensitivity compared with the previous criteria (SLE ACR-19972 and SLE … Compared to the 1997-ACR criteria, the new criteria are significantly more sensitive and similarly specific in youths with SLE. The 2019 European League Against Rheumatism/American College of Rheumatology Classification for Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (EULAR/ACR).