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A non-pharmacologic treatment may have wide-reaching benefits in AS, ranging from weight management to better spinal mobility.
You can expect to see more bony erosion and enthesiophyte growth in your patients with PsA than in those with isolated psoriasis.
When it comes to inflammatory pathogenesis, obesity and rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases share common features.
How well does the development of clinical synovitis correlate with initial subclinical inflammation?
Findings from the first report on sex-specific predictors of spinal radiographic progression in ankylosing spondylitis.
What are the implications for the timing of these procedures in younger patients with AS?
Be aware that disease activity scores may not correlate well with pain.
(1) Questionable efficacy of knee injections, (2) a dramatic increase in the prevalence of osteoarthritis, and (3) a promising molecular biomarker.
Findings from the first study to assess scoring methods in early axSpA—before sacroiliitis is present.