Stem Cell Treatment Improves Quality of Life in Systemic Sclerosis

September 28, 2020

Type I Interferon Inhibitor May Benefit Lupus

September 24, 2020

Type I Interferon Inhibition Could Benefit Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Giant Cell Arteritis Diagnosis and Treatment May Undergo Changes

September 24, 2020

The approval of tocilizumab for giant cell arteritis as a glucocorticoid-sparing treatment is the most significant development in the management of this condition over the past four years, a review of the literature suggests.

Reassessing CVD Risk in Rheumatic Disease

September 23, 2020

Some drugs used to treat lupus and other connective tissue diseases have been shown to increase cardiovascular risks. Even so, those drugs remain effective in addressing disease symptoms, and a leading rheumatology researcher has suggested that concerns may not be fully warranted.

The Future of Psoriatic Arthritis Treatment

September 23, 2020

New algorithms and more combination therapeutics are part of the future of psoriatic arthritis care. That’s according to Arthur Kavanaugh, M.D., a rheumatologist with UC San Diego Health who recently presented at the Congress of Clinical Rheumatology East annual meeting held this month.​

Study Highlights Racial Disparities in Knee OA Treatment

September 22, 2020

Black patients with knee osteoarthritis have worse outcomes than their white counterparts, shows a new study.