Agreed upon core measures help resolve differences in earlier guidelines for judging clinical response.
A patient with uncontrolled hypertension, long-term Raynaud’s phenomenon, altered mental status, facial droop, dysarthria, diplopia and renal crisis.
Designated a breakthrough therapy for pemphigus vulgaris, rituximab has been shown to work better than prednisone alone and with fewer adverse events, researchers report in The Lancet.
Up to 30% of psoriasis patients will develop psoriatic arthritis. Studies show that a proportion of patients in clinical care have undiagnosed PsA.
New research clarifies the presentation and treatment of nail psoriasis for rheumatologists, dermatologists and general practitioners.
Psoriatic arthritis is an easy diagnosis to miss, but certain clinical features can help physicians make the call.
Rheumatologists and dermatologists need to team up on treating psoriasis.
The first level in management of nail psoriasis is patient education.
Research highlights success in treat-to-target and early treatment of psoriatic arthritis.
Hard, mobile, painless subcutaneous nodules developed in this woman who had had dermatomyositis for 20 years. The calcifications progressed during treatment with infliximab.