Author | Bryant Furlow


A Long and Winding Road Ahead in Personalized Medicine

April 11, 2016


Genetics research shows great promise for personalized treatment in rheumatology - but diagnostic and prognostic gene tests are years away.

Overall Well-Being in RA Achieved with Tofacitinib

March 30, 2016


Tofacitinib and adalimumab improve physical function, pain, fatigue, well-being, emotional health and overall disease activity in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.

Best Tools to Measure Joint Damage in RA

March 28, 2016


Both bone erosion and joint space narrowing are important indicators of physical disability in rheumatoid arthritis (RA), but measuring soft tissue damage not as relevant.

Walking Test Can be a Measure of Lung Disease in Lupus

March 21, 2016


Researchers reporting in the journal Lupus find that a simple walking test can help assess the status of pulmonary disease in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus.