The pros and cons of HCQ dosing guidelines to limit potential eye toxicity were explored at this year’s ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting.
Take the quiz to see how much you know about SLE-related complications during pregnancy.
Canadian researchers have identified predictors of subclinical cardiomyopathy in patients with lupus.
(1) Menopause worsens RA symptoms; (2) obesity increases disease activity in women with lupus; and (3) signs of cardiac disease appear early in SLE.
This complication occurs in up to 44% of patients with systemic lupus erythematosus.
Two recent studies underscore the key role of interferon in SLE; a third trial identifies a link between undiagnosed vertebral fractures and organ damage in women with lupus.
Two sets of diagnostic criteria for lupus go head to head in a recent meta-analysis.
Test your knowledge of the assessment and follow-up of patients with SLE with 7 questions based on recent British Society for Rheumatology guidelines.
Your patient is a young woman who presents with a facial rash, joint pain, and fatigue. How will you proceed?
A potentially modifiable target for improving outcomes in patients with lupus.