PGS Sample Set (PSS): PSS000324

Phenotype Setting I: Based on ICD codes and expert opinion (ACR2010 criteria), in eMERGE network EMR database from Stanaway 2018; controls = other non-matching arthritis diseases
Sample Ancestry European, African unspecified, Asian unspecified, NR
Additional Ancestry Description Primarily European, African and Asian ancestry

Sample Numbers

Total number
1,211 individuals
Detailed numbers
133 cases (10.98%)
1,078 controls
43.0% Male samples
Participant Follow-up Time Median : 16.0 years
Number of Cohort(s) 1
Sample distribution
Sample gender distribution


Cohort Short Name Cohort Full Name Previous/other/additional names (e.g. sub-cohorts)
eMERGE Medical Records and Genomics study