Clinical Updates in Psoriatic Arthritis

 

The Rheumatology Network psoriatic arthritis clinical focus page provides information on the latest psoriatic arthritis news, study and clinical trial findings, and clinical guideline updates. We feature expert interviews with leading physicians and investigators, articles, videos, podcasts, and breaking FDA approvals for psoriatic arthritis drugs.

Measured Test-Retest Reliability for Patients With Psoriatic Arthritis

October 06, 2021

Test-retest reliability for Health Assessment Questionnaire–Disability Index and 36-item Short Form Health Survey physical functioning domain in patients with psoriatic arthritis was judged to be good and reasonable, respectively.

Philip J Mease, MD: Efficacy of Guselkumab for Reducing Fatigue in Psoriatic Arthritis

August 04, 2021

Philip J Mease, MD, discusses his study, “Guselkumab demonstrated an independent treatment effect in reducing fatigue after adjustment for clinical response—results from two phase 3 clinical trials of 1120 patients with active psoriatic arthritis.”

Q&A: Ustekinumab Versus TNF Inhibition in Psoriatic Arthritis

August 03, 2021

In this Q&A, corresponding author Josef S Smolen, MD, discussed the findings of his study determining the effectiveness of ustekinumab versus tumor necrosis factor inhibition in patients with psoriatic arthritis.