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Immunogenicity of Golimumab Validated Using Novel Anti-Drug Antibody Detection Assay

Immunogenicity of Golimumab Validated Using Novel Anti-Drug Antibody Detection Assay

Antidrug antibody incidence was higher using drug-tolerant vs original enzyme immunoassays in patients treated with golimumab.

New Psoriatic Arthritis Guidelines Recommend TNFi as First-Line Therapy Option

New Psoriatic Arthritis Guidelines Recommend TNFi as First-Line Therapy Option

The guideline is jointly authored by the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) and the National Psoriasis Foundation (NPF).

Using Acute-Phase Reactants to Evaluate Inflammation in Patients With Psoriatic Arthritis

Using Acute-Phase Reactants to Evaluate Inflammation in Patients With Psoriatic Arthritis

Data regarding assessment of systemic inflammation using acute-phase reactants are limited.

CRP Levels May Predict Treatment Response in Ankylosing Spondylitis

CRP Levels May Predict Treatment Response in Ankylosing Spondylitis

C-reactive protein levels may be an effective predictive measure to assess treatment response in patients with ankylosing spondylitis.

Filgotinib Safe, Effective for Treatment of Active Ankylosing Spondylitis

Filgotinib Safe, Effective for Treatment of Active Ankylosing Spondylitis

The TORTUGA trial investigated the efficacy and safety of filgotinib for the treatment of patients with active ankylosing spondylitis.

Comparing Physician and Patient Reports of Psoriatic Arthritis Remission

Comparing Physician and Patient Reports of Psoriatic Arthritis Remission

Researchers compared definitions of remission and low disease activity in patients with psoriatic arthritis.

Low Incidence of Vertebral Fractures Observed in Early Spondyloarthritis

Low Incidence of Vertebral Fractures Observed in Early Spondyloarthritis

The incidence of vertebral fracture in SpA was lower than that reported in previous studies.

Comparing Remission, Low Disease Definitions in Psoriatic Arthritis

Comparing Remission, Low Disease Definitions in Psoriatic Arthritis

Investigators examined the performance of various definitions in patients with PsA and psoriasis.

Red Cell Distribution Width Linked to Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors in Spondyloarthritis

Red Cell Distribution Width Linked to Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors in Spondyloarthritis

CVD risk factors were associated with red blood cell distribution and albumin and red blood cell distribution was also associated with age, albumin, hemoglobin, race, HLAB27 status, CRP, and statin treatment.

Assessing the Accuracy of Questionnaire-Based Screening Tools for Detection of Psoriatic Arthritis

Assessing the Accuracy of Questionnaire-Based Screening Tools for Detection of Psoriatic Arthritis

Researchers reviewed the accuracy and characteristics of questionnaire-based PsA screening tools.

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