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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.

Rheumatoid Arthritis Clinical Guidelines Quiz

Compete against your peers with our rheumatoid arthritis clinical quiz.

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.

VIDEO: Updated Clinical Trial Results for Abaloparatide

VIDEO: Updated Clinical Trial Results for Abaloparatide

Lorraine Fitzpatrick, MD, discusses updated results from the ACTIVE phase 3 clinical trial.

Efficacy of Open-Label Tocilizumab in Early Systemic Sclerosis

Efficacy of Open-Label Tocilizumab in Early Systemic Sclerosis

Dinesh Khanna, MD, MSc, discusses results of the open-label portion of a trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of placebo-treated patients with systemic sclerosis who were switched to received open-label tocilizumab.

Phase 3 GiACTA Trial Results for TCZ in Giant Cell Arteritis

Phase 3 GiACTA Trial Results for TCZ in Giant Cell Arteritis

John H. Stone, MD, MPH, discusses results from a phase 3, double-blind, randomized, controlled trial evaluating the efficacy of tocilizumab for the treatment of giant cell arteritis.

Evaluating Efficacy of Sarilumab vs Adalimumab Monotherapy in RA

Evaluating Efficacy of Sarilumab vs Adalimumab Monotherapy in RA

Gerd Burmester, MD,discusses results from the SARIL-RA-MONARCH trial.

Emerging Research in Pediatric Localized Scleroderma

Emerging Research in Pediatric Localized Scleroderma

Sarah Taber, MD, briefly reviews her ongoing research on genetic drivers of localized scleroderma in pediatric patients.

Pooled Safety Data Available for Lesinurad in Gout

Pooled Safety Data Available for Lesinurad in Gout

Kenneth Saag, MD, discusses new pooled safety data for lesinurad for the treatment of gout.

Reducing Glucocorticoid Exposure in ANCA-Associated Vasculitis

Reducing Glucocorticoid Exposure in ANCA-Associated Vasculitis

Researchers suggest that relapsing MPA and GPA and increased BMI were associated with increased glucocorticoid exposure following induction of remission.

Mitigating ILD-Related Morbidity in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Mitigating ILD-Related Morbidity in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Eric L. Matteson, MD, MPH, sat down with Rheumatology Advisor to discuss the morbidity associated with interstitial lung disease in RA.

Expanded Osteoporosis Treatment Options on the Horizon

Expanded Osteoporosis Treatment Options on the Horizon

Nancy E. Lane, MD, professor of medicine, at the University of California at Davis School of Medicine, discusses results from the phase 3 ACTIVE trial.

VIDEO: Measuring Patient-Reported Outcomes in Rheumatology

VIDEO: Measuring Patient-Reported Outcomes in Rheumatology

Patient-reported outcomes have become a very important way to gain insight into outcomes of disease.

Welcome to Rheumatology Advisor's Coverage of ACR 2016

Welcome to Rheumatology Advisor's Coverage of ACR 2016

Mary K. Crow, MD, discusses upcoming presentations at the ACR annual conference to be held November 11 - 16, in Washington, DC.

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.

Role of Allied Health Professionals in Postop Arthritis Management

Role of Allied Health Professionals in Postop Arthritis Management

Michael M. Alexiades, MD, met with Rheumatology Advisor to discuss the surgical management of inflammatory arthritides.

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