Videos

Treatment Options to Explore When Serum Uric Acid Targets Are Not Attained

Treatment Options to Explore When Serum Uric Acid Targets Are Not Attained

Machelle Manuel, PhD, discusses further gout treatment options to consider when target serum urate levels are not attained.

Family Planning in Rheumatoid Arthritis: How to Communicate About Pregnancy

Family Planning in Rheumatoid Arthritis: How to Communicate About Pregnancy

W. Benjamin Nowell, PhD, LMSW, discussed the importance of communication in family planning with female with patients who have rheumatoid arthritis.

Gout Flares May Be Reduced With Febuxostat

Gout Flares May Be Reduced With Febuxostat

A recent clinical trial has shown promising results that the drug febuxostat is effective at reducing gout flares in adults with early gout.

Potential Cause of Lupus Could Lead to Novel Treatment Options

Potential Cause of Lupus Could Lead to Novel Treatment Options

A cause for the lupus disease may have been identified as a protein by a researcher at the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research.

Potential Upswing in Tick-borne Infections Predicted

Potential Upswing in Tick-borne Infections Predicted

Lyme Disease is the most common tick-borne illness.

Slideshows

Alcohol Use: Surveying Effects on the Body's Major Systems

The effects of alcohol on the body's systems are examined here, with both damaging and potentially protective effects being explored.

Influence of the Microbiome in Spondyloarthritis

While studies on the effect of the gut microbiome on spondyloarthritis are limited, new research and technology are poised to expand future microbiome-directed arthritis treatments.

Mitigating Risk of Cardiovascular Disease in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Patients with rheumatoid arthritis have an increased risk of developing cardiovascular disease (CVD) and CVD-related mortality compared with the general population. Despite the growing recognition of CVD as a common complication of RA, many rheumatologists do not aggressively manage CV risk in patients with rheumatic disease.

Examining Patient-Reported Outcomes in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Validation of a patient-report outcome instrument as an effective independent tool for measuring disease activity and treatment response may one day allow decreased reliance on expensive or time-consuming assessments, such as magnetic resonance imaging or joint counts.

Managing Pregnancy in Patients With Spondyloarthritis

Pregnancy is a major consideration in patients with spondyloarthritis, and family planning discussions should be undertaken in patients of reproductive age as early as possible to ensure optimal outcomes when starting or expanding a family is desired.

Clinical Quizzes

Rheumatoid Arthritis Assessment and Management: Clinical Quiz

Compete against your peers with our rheumatoid arthritis clinical quiz.

Rheumatoid Arthritis Clinical Guidelines Quiz

Compete against your peers with our rheumatoid arthritis clinical quiz.

Ankylosing Spondylitis and Axial Spondyloarthritis Treatment Recommendations: A Clinical Practice Assessment

Compete against your peers with our ankylosing spondylitis/nonradiographic axial spondyloarthritis clinical quiz.

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