This study suggests a link between inflammatory arthritis and the development of serious mental health consequences.
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A substantial proportion of the increased cardiovascular risk in patients with OA can be attributed to these commonly used drugs.
Early, intensive treatment of RA has long-term benefits, including a reduction in mortality, report Dutch researchers at EULAR 2018.
Urinary markers may predict the development of osteolysis following total hip replacement.
The approval is based on phase 3 clinical data that demonstrated efficacy for difficult to treat rheumatoid arthritis.
Brush up on the diagnosis of systemic lupus erythematosus with 5 questions based on the recent British Society for Rheumatology guidelines.
The approval makes Cimzia the first Fc-free, PEGylated anti-TNF treatment option for this indication.
Fifth indication for Prolia for men and women at high risk for fracture who are receiving systemic glucocorticoids.
Reassuring news for women with rheumatoid arthritis who need treatment with a TNF inhibitor during pregnancy.
Actemra can be given alone or in combination with methotrexate in patients with polyarticular juvenile idiopathic arthritis.