Corinna Panlilio Sison, MD

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Assessment of Life Expectancy in Scleroderma-Associated Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

Assessment of Life Expectancy in Scleroderma-Associated Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

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Patients with scleroderma-associated isolated pulmonary arterial hypertension (SSc-PAH) have a slightly higher mortality risk than patients SSc-PAH with concomitant interstitial lung disease.

Beta-Blockers Decrease Opioid Rx in Comorbid OA, HTN

Beta-Blockers Decrease Opioid Rx in Comorbid OA, HTN

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Beta-blocker use was associated with less joint pain and lower use of opioids in patients with symptomatic, large joint radiographic OA.

Comparative Efficacy of  TNF-α Inhibitors Evaluated in AS

Comparative Efficacy of TNF-α Inhibitors Evaluated in AS

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In this meta-analysis, the researchers found that all TNF-α inhibitors were more effective at treating AS than placebo in direct comparisons, but no differences in efficacy or safety were found between individual TNF-α inhibitors in indirect comparisons.

Targeted JAK Inhibition Effective RA Treatment in csDMARD-Inadequate Responders

Targeted JAK Inhibition Effective RA Treatment in csDMARD-Inadequate Responders

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Selective inhibition of JAK1 and JAK2 with baricitinib resulted in clinical improvements in RA symptoms and inhibited joint structural disease progression in patients with active RA who have failed csDMARDs.

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