Mood Disorders and Rheumatoid Arthritis: Updates From EULAR 2018

Jun 27, 2018

Mental health is clearly tied to disease activity in RA. Here: the implications for clinical practice.

References1. Fragoulis GE, Cavanagh J, Derakhshan MH, et al. Depression and anxiety in an early rheumatoid arthritis inception cohort: associations with epidemiological, socioeconomic and disease features. Presented at: EULAR 2018; June 13-16, 2018; Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Abstract OP0350.2. Bechman K, Sin FE, Ibrahim F, et al. Psychological and functional states predict disease flare following TNF inhibitor tapering in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: a post-hoc analysis of data from the Optimizing TNF Tapering in RA (OPTTIRA) cohort. Presented at: EULAR 2018; June 13-16, 2018; Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Abstract THU0115.