Christine Pham, MD, chief of the Division of Rheumatology at the Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis discusses the advantages and challenges of applying nanotherapies in rheumatoid arthritis.
Researchers performed a systematic review of clinical practice guidelines to identify nonpharmacologic recommendations for osteoporosis treatment.
The study authors examined the association between rheumatoid arthritis disease activity and different dimensions of sleep quality.
Dr Brian LaMoreaux emphasized the importance of screening, addressing manifestations, and physician education in improving patient outcomes in gout.
The investigators summarize extra-articular manifestations in rheumatoid arthritis, emphasizing the recognized risk factors and the available guidelines to managing them and comorbidities in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
Researchers reviewed the recently released Lyme disease guidelines and addressed their appropriate inclusion of and association with psychiatric illnesses.
The American Society for Bone and Mineral Research developed 13 clinical recommendations (7 primary and 6 secondary) to address the undertreatment of osteoporosis-related fractures and prevent secondary fracture among persons aged ≥65 years with hip or vertebral fractures.
Dr Jeffrey Curtis discusses the web-based survey that identified unmet needs perceived by patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
Researchers found data that showed in patients with rheumatoid arthritis, mental health, sleep, and physical functioning might be improved with prescribed exercise as an intervention.
Investigators reviewed recent evidence from literature on effective transitional care for adolescents and young adults with rheumatic musculoskeletal disease and discussed why universal implementation has not yet been achieved.