Ankylosing Spondylitis

Save patient management costs and improve patient care by using Living With Ankylosing Spondylitis.

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Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is a long-term condition in which the spine and other areas of the body become inflamed: more commonly referred to by the umbrella term Axial spondyloarthritis or axial SpA. There is no cure. There are 220,000 patients in the UK.

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Living With Ankylosing Spondylitis helps patients to track and self-manage their condition more effectively. What’s more, clinicians are able to monitor patient disease activity remotely and optimise their resources for tele-clinics and face-to-face consultations.


  • messaging
  • patient and clinician enrolment
  • file attachments
  • goal tracking
  • symptom tracking (general)
  • medication tracking
  • general outcomes: EQ5D-5L
  • cross-condition outcome measures: PHQ8
  • condition-specific outcome measures: Basdai
  • fatigue diary and fatigue activity diary
  • library of clinically-validated articles


  • enable asynchronous consultations
  • stratify which patients to prioritise for treatment
  • save patient management costs
  • engage patients in their self-management
  • maximise use of time in clinics by providing longitudinal patient data in an easy to appraise format – meaning clinic time can be problem focussed rather than having to recap disease activity since the last appointment
  • improve patient understanding and engagement in their condition and treatment
  • reduce unnecessary appointments
  • facilitate and improve tele-clinic efficiency by providing improved granularity of patient data
  • reduce flares by maintaining better control and understanding of their condition
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