Author | Rita Baron Faust


New ACR/EULAR Criteria Help ID SSc Among Raynaud’s Patients

May 01, 2015

New ACR/EULAR criteria for systemic sclerosis capture patients who present with Raynaud syndrome. Watch for those who have sclerodacytly or telangectasia.

Does Silent Inflammation Explain Rise in "Non-OA" Knee Pain?

April 20, 2015

An Italian study detects a high prevalence of inflammatory abnormalities in the knee joints of older adults, usually absent clinical signs of osteoarthritis.

New Imaging Guidelines Cover Full Spectrum of SpA

April 17, 2015

A European League Against Rheumatism task force releases its first recommendations on the role of imaging for the diagnosis and management of spondyloarthritis.

Added Biologic for RA Found Not Cost-Effective in Swedish Study

April 30, 2014

The extra cost for the TNF inhibitor infliximab over conventional DMARDs for early arthritis was deemed not justified, putting a price tag on prior negative results from the same large trial.