Author | Deborah Abrams Kaplan


Malignancies in JIA not Linked to TNFi Treatment

November 17, 2016

UAB research shows no “marked incremental increase in incident malignancies” after treatment with TNFi therapy as compared to malignancy rates associated with juvenile idiopathic arthritis.

High Mortality Rates for Gout Steady Over 16 Years

November 17, 2016

Gout and rheumatoid arthritis are both associated with premature mortality, researchers report.

Three Trends in RA Treatment of Note

November 16, 2016

The use of DMARDs are up prior to starting a biologic as is the use of biologics in patients never before prescribed DMARDS.