Here we highlight axSpA manifestations, compare treatment recommendations and summarize the ASAS-EULAR treatment recommendations.
Obesity Weighs on Spondyloarthropathy Outcomes
Patients experience higher disease activity, lower quality of life, and worse physical functioning.
Bone Marrow Swelling: Spondyloarthritis or Healthy Athlete?
MRI of the sacral spine may help determine which patients are in need of rheumatologic care.
Spondyloarthritis Suppressed by Estrogen
An anti-inflammatory role might explain why the majority of patients are men.
Anti-TNF-α Therapy Linked With Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Cases have been reported in adults as well as in children who received this treatment.
7 Treatment Guidelines for Knee and Hip Replacement Surgery
In this slideshow, we highlight newly released treatment recommendations for rheumatic disease patients undergoing total hip or total knee arthroplasty.
New Antirheumatic Drug Guidelines for Hip and Knee Arthroplasty
Rheumatic patients are more prone to complications post knee and hip surgery. Two physician associations have penned new treatment guidelines.
Does Fibromyalgia Mask Spondyloarthritis?
With clinical overlap, study findings suggest vigilance and an active search for underlying inflammatory disorders.
Some Early Spondyloarthritis Features More Definitive than Others
Sacroiliitis on MRI and peripheral arthritis appear to be the best indicators of disease in this group, researchers report.
Review: Axial Spondyloarthritis Treatment Guidelines
Updated EULAR guidelines for axial spondyloarthritis raise more questions than answers about biologic therapies and treat-to-target strategies, a review suggests.
Here’s What You Should Know about Axial Spondyloarthritis
Chronic back pain, arthritis and enthesitis are among common axSpA manifestations, but no two patients are alike. Here, we highlight key presentations.