Psoriatic arthritis can appear in a variety of ways from nail disease to peripheral joint pain. But, there are a few hallmark signs that can send a rheumatologist or rheumatology nurse in the right direction. In this Q&A, Linda Grinnell-Merrick, NP, discusses the ins and outs of a psoriatic arthritis diagnosis.
In this installment of the psoriatic arthritis quiz, we focus on nail pitting and onycholysis. How familiar are you with the characteristics associated with these two conditions?
Controlling drug costs, optimal infliximab dosage, new treatment guidelines and more in today's rheumatology news update
In today's news roundup from Rheumatology Network, we highlight the week's most popular stories.
Updated treatment recommendations have been issued for ankylosing spondylitis and non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis. There are 86 recommendations. In this slideshow, we highlight those categorized as "strongly recommended."
In this installment of our monthly rheumatoid arthritis quiz, we focus comorbidities associated with rheumatoid arthritis, adverse drug reactions and the best place to get care in the country. Learn more in this quiz.
In this week's rheumatology news roundup, we feature a Q&A with Dr. Aryeh M. Abeles who talks with Rheumatology Network about his concerns with the black box warning label for the gout treatment febuxostat. We also include a story on addressing prescription abdandonment in rheumatoloyg. These and other stories in today's news roundup.
Can gluten-containing food products trigger a psoriatic arthritis flare? How well does the average psoriatic arthritis patient understand their condition? Learn more in today's psoriatic arthritis quiz.
In this slideshow, we revisit some of our most popular stories on spondyloarthritis published in recent weeks. From making an accurate diagnosis to assessing a confusing case of back pain, learn more in this slideshow.
In today's news roundup from Rheumatology Network, we highlight recent findings from ACR Open Rheumatology that examine infection risk in rheumatoid arthritis patients. Plus, we conduct a Q&A from a presentation made at the Rheumatology Nurses Society on alternative treatments for rheumatology conditions.
Axial psoriatic arthritis is sometimes confused with ankylosing spondylitis. What are the features that distinguish these conditions from each other? In this quiz, test your knowledge about this and other features of PsA.