The full scientific papers that have resulted from CATCH research are listed below for you. The articles are listed based on the year in which they were published and with the name of the article. They are listed in a typical scientific format, with the authors listed first, followed by the title of the article, and followed by information about which journal it is published in, the year, issue number of the journal and page numbers. At the end of each listing there is a link to the website where the article can be read and downloaded. In all but a few cases the articles are available free of charge.


Increasing treatment in early rheumatoid arthritis is not determined by the disease activity score but by physician global assessment: results from the CATCH study

Pyne L, Bykerk VP, Boire G, Haraoui B, Hitchon C, Thorne JC, Keystone EC, Pope JE, and CATCH Investigators. Increasing treatment in early rheumatoid arthritis is not determined by the disease activity score but by physician global assessment: results from the CATCH study. J Rheumatol. 2012;39(11):2081-7. doi: 10.3899/jrheum.120520. PubMed PMID: 22942265. Link to article here.

Quality assurance study of the use of preventative therapies in glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis in early inflammatory arthritis: results from the CATCH cohort

McKeown E, Bykerk VP, De Leon F, Bonner A, Thorne C, Hitchon CA, Boire G, Haraoui B, Ferland DS, Keystone EC, Pope JE, and CATCH Investigators. Quality assurance study of the use of preventative therapies in glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis in early inflammatory arthritis: results from the CATCH cohort. Rheumatology (Oxford). 2012;51(9):1662-9. doi: 10.1093/rheumatology/kes079. PubMed PMID: 22539481. Link to article here.

Remission in early rheumatoid arthritis -- a comparison of new ACR/EULAR remission criteria to established criteria

Kuriya B, Sun Y, Boire G, Haraoui B, Hitchon C, Pope JE, Thorne JC, Keystone EC, Bykerk VP, for the Canadian Early Arthritis Cohort Study. Remission in early rheumatoid arthritis -- a comparison of new ACR/EULAR remission criteria to established criteria. J Rheumatol. 2012;39(6):1155-8. doi: 10.3899/jrheum.111341. PubMed PMID: 22505708. Link to article here.

The Canadian Early Arthritis Cohort (CATCH): patients with new-onset synovitis meeting the 2010 ACR/EULAR classification criteria but not the 1987 ACR classification criteria present with less severe disease activity

Bykerk VP, Jamal S, Boire G, Hitchon CA, Haraoui B, Pope JE, Thorne JC, Sun Y, Keystone EC. The Canadian Early Arthritis Cohort (CATCH): patients with new-onset synovitis meeting the 2010 ACR/EULAR classification criteria but not the 1987 ACR classification criteria present with less severe disease activity. J Rheumatol. 2012;39(11):2071-80. doi: 10.3899/jrheum.120029. PubMed PMID: 22896026. Link to article here.