What Do You Know About Rheumatoid Arthritis?

Question 1 of 10

Rheumatoid arthritis is:

ATemporary
BChronic
CBoth
ATemporary
BChronic
CBoth
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Question 2 of 10

The onset of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is most common between the ages of:

A15-20
B20-45
C50-65
DOver 65
A15-20
B20-45
C50-65
DOver 65
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Question 3 of 10

True or False: RA develops and progresses very quickly.

ATrue
BFalse
ATrue
BFalse
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Question 4 of 10

Rheumatoid arthritis is a disease caused by abnormalities in which system of the body?

ANervous system
BImmune system
CDigestive system
DRespiratory system
ANervous system
BImmune system
CDigestive system
DRespiratory system
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Question 5 of 10

True or false: RA affects only bones and cartilage.

ATrue
BFalse
ATrue
BFalse
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Question 6 of 10

All of the following are risk factors for RA except:

AHeavy smoking
BGender—women are more likely to develop RA
CHistory of blood transfusions
DHay fever
AHeavy smoking
BGender—women are more likely to develop RA
CHistory of blood transfusions
DHay fever
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Question 7 of 10

People with RA are at higher risk for which of the following conditions:

AOsteoporosis
BLung Disease
CInfections
DHeart disease
EAll of the above
AOsteoporosis
BLung Disease
CInfections
DHeart disease
EAll of the above
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Question 8 of 10

True or False: Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) usually worsens in adulthood.

ATrue
BFalse
ATrue
BFalse
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Question 9 of 10

Factors that might warrant more moderate treatment of RA include:

AMale gender
BOlder age
CLack of genetic markers
DAcute onset of the disease
EAll of the above
AMale gender
BOlder age
CLack of genetic markers
DAcute onset of the disease
EAll of the above
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Question 10 of 10

Lifestyle changes that can benefit people suffering from RA include:

ARest
BExercise
CBoth
DNeither
ARest
BExercise
CBoth
DNeither
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