Which of the following statements is correct?
a. Prednisone 60 mg per day should be started
b. The patient has RA and should be evaluated for disease-modifying antirheumatic therapy
c. A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug should be added to aspirin
d. The patient’s prognosis is highly favorable
e. The patient should receive a 3-month trial of full-dose nonsteroidal antiinflammatory agent before determining whether and/or what additional therapy is indicated.