Which type of physical activity best relieves symptoms? What underlies the hypersensitivity of fibromyalgia? Recent studies offer answers.
Mark L. Fuerst
What’s new: cognitive behavioral therapy can combat opioid misuse, virtual reality provides an escape from pain, and an app helps prevent painful sports injuries.
What's new: reliable outcome measures, overlap in treatment targets, and immune checkpoint inhibitors.
Among the highlights of 3 recent studies: insights into hormonal risk factors for rheumatoid arthritis.
Highlights of 3 recent studies that can affect your practice: a novel procedure for knee pain, cardiovascular risk in RA, and febuxostat in early gout.
An expanded role for MRI and 2 recently approved treatment options.
Menopause, obesity, and bacterial infection all have a negative impact on RA, according to 3 recent studies.
An online tool for juvenile arthritis, guidelines on childhood lupus, and good news about the response to treatment for ANCA-associated vasculitis
Up to 30% of psoriasis patients will develop psoriatic arthritis. Studies show that a proportion of patients in clinical care have undiagnosed PsA.
Experts now believe that psoriatic arthritis should be considered a risk factor for cardiovascular diseases, including stroke.