Understanding Function in RA

Oct 06, 2012

The American College of Rheumatology's huge, information-rich annual meeting has just concluded in San Diego. Rheumatology Network was there to provide on-the-spot, full coverage of the sessions most important to your daily practice, with guidance from our expert Editorial Board. Look for these articles and more, appearing now under the Conferences tab above.


 

 

The American College of Rheumatology's huge, information-rich annual meeting has just concluded in San Diego. 

Rheumatology Network was there to provide on-the-spot, full coverage of the sessions most important to your daily practice, with guidance from our expert Editorial Board. Look for these articles and more, appearing now under the Conferences tab above.


Among the latest reports in our post-conference coverage:

When Does The RA "Window of Opportunity" Actually Open?
(VIDEO) Researchers in Norway used data from an observational study of patients with swollen joints to see how many with early signs of rheumatoid arthritis recovered without any treatment at all, and how quickly.
 SLE and Primary Sj?gren’s – Erosive Diseases?
Joints erode in systemic lupus erythematosus and primary Sj?gren’s Syndrome. But French researchers say their MRI studies don't justify classing them as erosive disorders like rheumatoid arthritis.
 
Biologic Bloodhounds Tracking the Paths in RA Pathology
New molecular tactics have broken through the complicated tangle of pathogenic pathways in rheumatoid arthritis, to identify those that matter most in treatment.
Both Risks and Costs Are Doubled in Lupus Pregnancies
Retrospective analysis of more than 10,000 pregnancies documents increased risks for hypertension, preeclampsia, preterm delivery and stillbirths among women with SLE.

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