Important papers

This page lists all important papers in the field of pediatric rheumatology.

PReS A Year in Review 2021-2022

Credits to Dr. Irit Tirosh, MD

Head, Pediatric Rheumatology unit, Edmond and Lily Safra Childrens Hospital

Sheba Medical Center


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Transitional care during the Covid-19 pandemic for Young People with Juvenile-onset Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal Diseases
Liza J McCann*, Rachel Tattersall, Jacqui Clinch, Joanne Swan*, Helen Foster, Janet E McDonagh
* On behalf of the PReS JDM working party
This Position Statement aims to define best practice for adolescents and young adults (AYA) with juvenile onset Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal Diseases (jRMDs) during transition and transfer to adult care during the Covid-19 pandemic and beyond.


PReS A Year in Review 2019

By Yosef Uziel, Tel Aviv University and Angelo Ravelli, University of Genoa

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Auto inflammatory syndromes - A year in review 2019

Toward New Classification Criteria for Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis. First Steps: the PRINTO International Consensus
Martini A, Ravelli A, Avcin T, Beresford MW, Burgos-Vargas R, Cuttica R, Ilowite NT, Khubchandani R, Laxer RM, Lovell DJ, Petty RE, Wallace CA, Wulffraat NM, Pistorio A, Ruperto N for the Pediatric Rheumatology International Trials Organization (PRINTO).
J Rheumatol 2019 Feb;46(2):190-197


EULAR/PReS standards and recommendations for the transitional care of young people with juvenile-onset rheumatic diseases
Helen E Foster,1 Kirsten Minden,2,3 Daniel Clemente,4 Leticia Leon,5,6 Janet E McDonagh,7 Sylvia Kamphuis,8 Karin Berggren,9 Philomine van Pelt,10 Carine Wouters,11 Jennifer Waite-Jones,12 Rachel Tattersall,13 Ruth Wyllie,14 Simon R Stones,15 Alberto Martini,16 Tamas Constantin,17 Susanne Schalm,18 Berna Fidanci,19 Burak Erer,20 Erkan Dermikaya,21 Seza Ozen,22 Loreto Carmona23