Quality of life (education, leisure/sports activities, psychological impact)
How people respond to treatments
How JIA changes over time and how long it lasts
By understanding the cause of childhood arthritis we may be able to prevent illness in future. Better understanding of the course of the illness will help in choosing the best treatment for children in the future.
Arthritis Research UK Centre for Epidemiology
Centre for Musculoskeletal Research
School of Biological Sciences
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health