Arthritis apps

The following arthritis apps have been reviewed.

App name Description User score Clinical score Technical

Arthritis ID


For anyone who thinks they may have arthritis.  pending   ★★☆☆☆  ★★☆☆☆

Arthritis Power


For anyone with arthritis to track their symptoms, medication, and to see how their symptoms are changing over time. pending   ★★☆☆☆  ★☆☆☆☆


The following references relate to articles about apps for arthritis.

  1. Grainger R, Townsley H, White B, et al. Apps for People With Rheumatoid Arthritis to Monitor Their Disease Activity: A Review of Apps for Best Practice and Quality. JMIR Mhealth Uhealth. 2017 Feb 21;5(2):e7.  
  2. Majeed-Ariss R, Baildam E, Campbell M, et al. Apps and Adolescents: A Systematic Review of Adolescents' Use of Mobile Phone and Tablet Apps That Support Personal Management of Their Chronic or Long-Term Physical Conditions. J Med Internet Res. 2015 Dec 23;17(12):e287.
  3. Nishiguchi S, Ito H, Yamada M, Yoshitomi H, et al. Self-assessment tool of disease activity of rheumatoid arthritis by using a smartphone application. Telemed J E Health. 2014 Mar;20(3):235-40.