Musculoskeletal Citations

 

Guselkumab vs Adalimumab in Plaque Psoriasis

July 22, 2015

Guselkumab, a selective antagonist of IL-23, went head to head with adalimumab in a year-long phase 2 trial of 293 patients with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis. A quick synopsis of the results here.

Osteoporosis Rx Update: Sequential and Combination Therapy

July 07, 2015

New study results shed light on questions about the effect of combining drugs to treat osteoporosis and what happens after a switch from one drug to another.

First-Line Rx in Pyoderma Gangrenosum

July 02, 2015

There is now clinical evidence to support cyclosporine and prednisolone as first line options in the treatment of pyoderma gangrenosum.

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: A Review of the Evidence

June 22, 2015

Difficult diagnosis, overlap with other conditions, lack of objective signs, the absence of proven treatment. . . these reviews of chronic fatigue syndrome filter and summarize the most rigorous evidence available.

Your History of Viral Exposure Revealed

June 16, 2015

The VirScan system can measure a subject's exposure to all known human viruses. This will enable population studies that find any associations with a particular viral infection for every rheumatological disease. And it only costs about $25 per blood sample.