Actemra can be given alone or in combination with methotrexate in patients with polyarticular juvenile idiopathic arthritis.
Role of Epstein-Barr virus in autoimmune diseases, impact of consensus treatment plans, and the search for biomarkers for juvenile arthritis.
An online tool for juvenile arthritis, guidelines on childhood lupus, and good news about the response to treatment for ANCA-associated vasculitis
Monotherapy can lead to clinically inactive disease—but only in select patients.
The aim of this study: to determine which patients need biologic therapy after starting methotrexate.
The risk of pregnancy-related complications is further increased when juvenile arthritis persists into adulthood.
Canakinumab lowers CRP level and may significantly lower the incidence of recurrent cardiovascular events.
In this slideshow, we highlight newly released treatment recommendations for rheumatic disease patients undergoing total hip or total knee arthroplasty.
Rheumatic patients are more prone to complications post knee and hip surgery. Two physician associations have penned new treatment guidelines.
A Lyme arthritis diagnosis requires a two-step testing approach. False positives are complex and common.