Richard J Wakefield

Summary

Affiliation: University of Leeds
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Musculoskeletal ultrasound including definitions for ultrasonographic pathology
    Richard J Wakefield
    Academic Unit of Musculoskeletal Disease, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    J Rheumatol 32:2485-7. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for musculoskeletal ultrasonography by rheumatologists: setting global standards for best practice by expert consensus
    Andrew K Brown
    University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Arthritis Rheum 53:83-92. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint The OMERACT Ultrasound Group: status of current activities and research directions
    Richard J Wakefield
    Academic Unit of Musculoskeletal Disease, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    J Rheumatol 34:848-51. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Delay in imaging versus clinical response: a rationale for prolonged treatment with anti-tumor necrosis factor medication in early rheumatoid arthritis
    Richard J Wakefield
    Chapel Allerton Hospital, Leeds, UK
    Arthritis Rheum 57:1564-7. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Does joint position affect US findings in inflammatory arthritis?
    Ahmed S Zayat
    Section of Musculoskeletal Disease, Leeds Institute of Molecular Medicine LIMM, University of Leeds and NIHR Leeds Musculoskeletal Biomedical Research Unit, Second Floor, Chapel Allerton Hospital, Leeds LS7 4SA, UK
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 51:921-5. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Towards a role of ultrasound in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Stefano Lanni
    Fondazione Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico Policlinico S Matteo, Pavia, Italy
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 52:413-20. 2013
  7. doi request reprint The optimal assessment of the rheumatoid arthritis hindfoot: a comparative study of clinical examination, ultrasound and high field MRI
    R J Wakefield
    Academic Unit of Musculoskeletal Disease, Chapel Allerton Hospital, Chapeltown Road, Leeds, LS7 4SA, UK
    Ann Rheum Dis 67:1678-82. 2008
  8. doi request reprint After treat-to-target: can a targeted ultrasound initiative improve RA outcomes?
    Richard J Wakefield
    NIHR LMBRU Director, LIMM Division of Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal Disease, University of Leeds, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Chapel Allerton Hospital, Leeds LS7 4SA, UK
    Postgrad Med J 88:482-6. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance arthrography of lesser metatarsophalangeal joints in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: relationship to clinical, biomechanical, and radiographic variables
    Heidi J Siddle
    Division of Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal Disease, Leeds Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Leeds, National Institute for Health Research Leeds Msculoskeletal Biomedical Research Unit, Department of Radiology, Leeds Teaching Hospitals National Health Service Trust, 2nd Floor, Chapel Allerton Hospital, Chapeltown Road, Leeds, LS7 4SA, UK
    J Rheumatol 39:1786-91. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Can flare be predicted in DMARD treated RA patients in remission, and is it important? A cohort study
    Benazir Saleem
    Divsion of Musculoskeletal Disease, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Ann Rheum Dis 71:1316-21. 2012

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint Musculoskeletal ultrasound including definitions for ultrasonographic pathology
    Richard J Wakefield
    Academic Unit of Musculoskeletal Disease, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    J Rheumatol 32:2485-7. 2005
    ..Also proposed for the first time are consensus US definitions for common pathological lesions seen in patients with inflammatory arthritis...
  2. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for musculoskeletal ultrasonography by rheumatologists: setting global standards for best practice by expert consensus
    Andrew K Brown
    University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Arthritis Rheum 53:83-92. 2005
    ..To establish an expert consensus of best practice for rheumatologists performing musculoskeletal ultrasonography (MUS)...
  3. ncbi request reprint The OMERACT Ultrasound Group: status of current activities and research directions
    Richard J Wakefield
    Academic Unit of Musculoskeletal Disease, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    J Rheumatol 34:848-51. 2007
    ..The reliability of acquiring images was also enhanced using standardized positions. Future studies will assess the value of US in clinical trials...
  4. ncbi request reprint Delay in imaging versus clinical response: a rationale for prolonged treatment with anti-tumor necrosis factor medication in early rheumatoid arthritis
    Richard J Wakefield
    Chapel Allerton Hospital, Leeds, UK
    Arthritis Rheum 57:1564-7. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Does joint position affect US findings in inflammatory arthritis?
    Ahmed S Zayat
    Section of Musculoskeletal Disease, Leeds Institute of Molecular Medicine LIMM, University of Leeds and NIHR Leeds Musculoskeletal Biomedical Research Unit, Second Floor, Chapel Allerton Hospital, Leeds LS7 4SA, UK
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 51:921-5. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether a change in joint position might significantly alter the quantification of US-detected synovitis in patients with inflammatory arthritis (IA)...
  6. doi request reprint Towards a role of ultrasound in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Stefano Lanni
    Fondazione Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico Policlinico S Matteo, Pavia, Italy
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 52:413-20. 2013
    ..The present review examines the potential role of US in the assessment of joint disease in children with JIA...
  7. doi request reprint The optimal assessment of the rheumatoid arthritis hindfoot: a comparative study of clinical examination, ultrasound and high field MRI
    R J Wakefield
    Academic Unit of Musculoskeletal Disease, Chapel Allerton Hospital, Chapeltown Road, Leeds, LS7 4SA, UK
    Ann Rheum Dis 67:1678-82. 2008
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  8. doi request reprint After treat-to-target: can a targeted ultrasound initiative improve RA outcomes?
    Richard J Wakefield
    NIHR LMBRU Director, LIMM Division of Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal Disease, University of Leeds, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Chapel Allerton Hospital, Leeds LS7 4SA, UK
    Postgrad Med J 88:482-6. 2012
    ..The statement proposes that targeting therapy to PD activity provides superior outcomes compared with treating to clinical targets alone and introduces the rationale for a new randomised trial using targeted ultrasound in RA...
  9. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance arthrography of lesser metatarsophalangeal joints in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: relationship to clinical, biomechanical, and radiographic variables
    Heidi J Siddle
    Division of Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal Disease, Leeds Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Leeds, National Institute for Health Research Leeds Msculoskeletal Biomedical Research Unit, Department of Radiology, Leeds Teaching Hospitals National Health Service Trust, 2nd Floor, Chapel Allerton Hospital, Chapeltown Road, Leeds, LS7 4SA, UK
    J Rheumatol 39:1786-91. 2012
    ..Our secondary aim was to compare standard unenhanced MR with MR arthrography in imaging the lesser MTP joints in RA...
  10. doi request reprint Can flare be predicted in DMARD treated RA patients in remission, and is it important? A cohort study
    Benazir Saleem
    Divsion of Musculoskeletal Disease, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Ann Rheum Dis 71:1316-21. 2012
    ..This study aimed to determine the clinical, functional and imaging associations of disease flare in patients with RA in remission and any effect on long-term outcomes...
  11. doi request reprint After treat-to-target: can a targeted ultrasound initiative improve RA outcomes?
    Richard J Wakefield
    Division of Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal Disease, Leeds Institute of Molecular Medicine LIMM, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Ann Rheum Dis 71:799-803. 2012
    ..The statement proposes that targeting therapy to PD activity provides superior outcomes compared with treating to clinical targets alone and introduces the rationale for a new randomised trial using targeted ultrasound in RA...
  12. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of early intervention with intraarticular corticosteroids followed by sulfasalazine versus conservative treatment in early oligoarthritis
    Helena Marzo-Ortega
    Chapel Allerton Hospital, Leeds, UK
    Arthritis Rheum 57:154-60. 2007
    ..To determine the outcome after 52 weeks of early intervention with intraarticular corticosteroid injections followed by sulfasalazine versus conservative therapy in patients with recent-onset oligoarthritis in a randomized controlled trial...
  13. doi request reprint An ultrasonographic study of metatarsophalangeal joint pain: synovitis, structural pathology and their relationship to symptoms and function
    Helen I Keen
    University Department of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:2140-3. 2011
    ..Pain in the first metatarsophalangeal joint (MTPJ) is common, though the link between pathology and symptoms is poorly understood...
  14. doi request reprint Do non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs have a significant effect on detection and grading of ultrasound-detected synovitis in patients with rheumatoid arthritis? Results from a randomised study
    Ahmed S Zayat
    Section of Musculoskeletal Disease, Leeds Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Leeds, Leeds, LS7 4SA, UK
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:1746-51. 2011
    ..To determine whether non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) have a significant effect on ultrasonographic (US) grey scale (GS) and power Doppler (PD) assessment of synovitis in rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  15. pmc Response to intramuscular methyl prednisolone in inflammatory hand pain: evidence for a targeted clinical, ultrasonographic and therapeutic approach
    Zunaid Karim
    Academic Unit of Musculoskeletal Medicine, Chapel Allerton Hospital, Leeds, UK
    Ann Rheum Dis 66:690-2. 2007
    ..Hand pain with stiffness is a common clinical presentation to early arthritis clinics, with outcome varying from resolution to the development of rheumatoid arthritis...
  16. doi request reprint Psoriasis patients with nail disease have a greater magnitude of underlying systemic subclinical enthesopathy than those with normal nails
    Zoe R Ash
    Section of Musculoskeletal Disease, Leeds Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Leeds, UK
    Ann Rheum Dis 71:553-6. 2012
    ..Given that nail disease often predates PsA and that the nail is directly anchored to entheses, the authors asked whether nail involvement in psoriasis equates with a systemic enthesopathy...
  17. doi request reprint Optical coherence tomography: a new tool to assess nail disease in psoriasis?
    Sibel Zehra Aydin
    NIHR Leeds Musculoskeletal Biomedical Research Unit, Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust, Leeds, UK
    Dermatology 222:311-3. 2011
    ..Nail disease is a characteristic manifestation of the psoriatic disease spectrum but is poorly understood...
  18. doi request reprint Distinct topography of erosion and new bone formation in achilles tendon enthesitis: implications for understanding the link between inflammation and bone formation in spondylarthritis
    Dennis McGonagle
    University of Leeds and Chapel Allerton Hospital, Leeds, UK
    Arthritis Rheum 58:2694-9. 2008
    ....
  19. pmc MRI identifies plantar plate pathology in the forefoot of patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Heidi J Siddle
    Division of Musculoskeletal Disease, Leeds Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Leeds, Chapel Allerton Hospital, Leeds LS7 4SA, UK
    Clin Rheumatol 31:621-9. 2012
    ..Plantar plate pathology is more common at the fourth and fifth MTP joints in subjects with RA in contrast to the predilection for the second MTP reported previously in subjects without RA...
  20. ncbi request reprint Imaging of the musculoskeletal system: magnetic resonance imaging, ultrasonography and computed tomography
    Ai Lyn Tan
    Academic Unit of Musculoskeletal Disease, Leeds General Infirmary, Great George Street, Leeds LS1 3EX, UK
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 17:513-28. 2003
    ..This chapter reviews recent imaging studies relevant to rheumatic diseases...
  21. ncbi request reprint Elucidation of the relationship between synovitis and bone damage: a randomized magnetic resonance imaging study of individual joints in patients with early rheumatoid arthritis
    Philip G Conaghan
    University of Leeds and Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, UK
    Arthritis Rheum 48:64-71. 2003
    ..To simultaneously image bone and synovium in the individual joints characteristically involved in early rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  22. doi request reprint The detection of subclinical synovitis by ultrasound in oligoarticular juvenile idiopathic arthritis: a pilot study
    Kirsty E Haslam
    Department of Paediatric Rheumatology, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Leeds, UK
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 49:123-7. 2010
    ..This study aimed to determine whether children with clinically diagnosed oligoarticular juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) had US-detectable subclinical synovitis...
  23. doi request reprint Validation of ultrasound imaging for Achilles entheseal fibrocartilage in bovines and description of changes in humans with spondyloarthritis
    Sibel Zehra Aydin
    Section of Musculoskeletal Diseases, The Leeds Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Leeds and Chapel Allerton Hospital, Leeds, UK
    Ann Rheum Dis 69:2165-8. 2010
    ..This work aimed to demonstrate face and content validity of ultrasound for EF visualisation both by bovine histological evaluation and EF imaging in spondyloarthritis...
  24. ncbi request reprint MRI and musculoskeletal ultrasonography as diagnostic tools in early arthritis
    Helen I Keen
    Academic Unit of Musculoskeletal Disease, Department of Rheumatology, Leeds General Infirmary, Great George Street, Leeds LS1 3EX, UK
    Rheum Dis Clin North Am 31:699-714. 2005
    ..These imaging modalities are likely to be increasingly used in the management of early rheumatoid arthritis to ensure the best patient outcomes, although more work is required to determine their optimal roles...
  25. pmc Value of ultrasound in rheumatologic diseases
    Taeyoung Kang
    Department of Rheumatology, Yonsei Univeristy Wonju College of Medicine, Wonju, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 28:497-507. 2013
    ..We present a review of value of ultrasound, focusing on major applications of ultrasound in rheumatologic diseases...
  26. ncbi request reprint The geometric architecture of the subtalar and midtarsal joints in rheumatoid arthritis based on magnetic resonance imaging
    James Woodburn
    Rheumatology and Rehabilitation Research Unit, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Arthritis Rheum 46:3168-77. 2002
    ..To compare in vivo the 3-dimensional (3-D) geometric architecture of the subtalar and midtarsal joints in normal and rheumatoid arthritic (RA) feet, using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) analysis...
  27. ncbi request reprint Summary findings of a systematic review of the ultrasound assessment of synovitis
    Fredrick Joshua
    Department of Rheumatology, St George Hospital, University of NSW, Sydney, Australia
    J Rheumatol 34:839-47. 2007
    ..The review highlights the current gaps in the literature, including a lack of reliability data with respect to intra-occasion and intra- and inter-reader reliability. Current work by our group is addressing these issues...
  28. ncbi request reprint Practice, training, and assessment among experts performing musculoskeletal ultrasonography: toward the development of an international consensus of educational standards for ultrasonography for rheumatologists
    Andrew K Brown
    Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, United Kingdom
    Arthritis Rheum 51:1018-22. 2004
    ..To evaluate the training and practice of specialist practitioners in musculoskeletal ultrasonography (MUS) with the aim of developing an expert-derived consensus of educational standards for rheumatologists performing MUS...
  29. ncbi request reprint Ultrasonography of the shoulder in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: comment on the article by Hermann et al
    George A W Bruyn
    Arthritis Rheum 50:3054; author reply 3055-6. 2004
  30. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive techniques for assessing skeletal changes in inflammatory arthritis: imaging technique
    Richard J Wakefield
    Academic Department of Musculoskeletal Medicine, Leeds General Infirmary, UK
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 16:435-42. 2004
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors in a large cohort of patients with early undifferentiated inflammatory arthritis after application of a structured management protocol
    Mark A Quinn
    Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, Australia
    Arthritis Rheum 48:3039-45. 2003
    ..This study assessed the clinical outcome of patients with undifferentiated arthritis of the hands after use of a treatment algorithm, and evaluated the prognostic features in these patients...
  32. ncbi request reprint Can very high-dose anti-tumor necrosis factor blockade at onset of rheumatoid arthritis produce long-term remission?
    Philip G Conaghan
    Arthritis Rheum 46:1971-2; author reply 1973. 2002