The British Society for Rheumatology guideline for the management of systemic lupus erythematosus in adults: Executive Summary

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  • Caroline Gordon
  • Maame-Boatemaa Amissah-Arthur
  • Mary Gayed
  • Sue Brown
  • Ian N Bruce
  • David D'Cruz
  • Benjamin Empson
  • Bridget Griffiths
  • David Jayne
  • Munther Khamashta
  • Liz Lightstone
  • Peter Norton
  • Yvonne Norton
  • Karen Schreiber
  • David Isenberg
  • British Society for Rheumatology Standards, Guideline and Audit Working Group

External organisations

  • 6 Rheumatology Research Group, Institute of Inflammation and Ageing, College of Medical and Dental Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK.
  • Rheumatology Department, City Hospital, Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust.
  • Rheumatology Department-University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, Old Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham.
  • Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Bath, BA1 1RL
  • Arthritis Research UK Centre for Epidemiology, Centre for Musculoskeletal Research, Institute for Inflammation and Repair, University of Manchester, Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, Manchester, UK The Kellgren Centre for Rheumatology, NIHR Manchester Musculoskeletal Biomedical Research Unit, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, Manchester, UK.
  • Louise Coote Lupus Unit, Guy's Hospital, London.
  • Laurie Pike Health Centre, Modality Partnership, Birmingham.
  • Department of Rheumatology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne.
  • Lupus and Vasculitis Unit, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge.
  • King's College London
  • Imperial College London
  • LUPUS UK, Romford, Essex.
  • University College London


Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)14-18
Number of pages5
Issue number1
Early online date6 Oct 2017
Publication statusE-pub ahead of print - 6 Oct 2017


  • non-biologics, biologics, diagnosis, assessment, monitoring, management, immunosuppressants, treatment, efficacy, lupus