RA in America 2014
Consistent with the findings that most respondents were satisfied with their physician, nearly 60% reported that they were in complete agreement regarding the severity of their RA and RA symptoms with their healthcare provider.
It can often take a cocktail of medications to provide adequate control of RA and RA related symptoms. Further complicating matters, treatment effectiveness may change over time. On average, RA in Americarespondents noted that they had tried 3.9 different forms of RA treatments, ranging from pain medications to surgery.