An overview of the risk for infections during targeted and biologic therapies in rheumatoid arthritis and psoriatic arthritis.
Many studies suggest that there is an increased risk of dementia in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
What is the link between the pro-inflammatory cytokine interleukin-6 (IL-6) and systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)? Patients with SLE often have elevated levels of serum IL-6, but is there a direct correlation between this and the disease activity of SLE? In a study published in Clinics, a team of researchers reviewed 24 studies published between 1996…
Experts at the ACR Convergence conference discussed the use of Janus kinase inhibitors before/after biologics following methotrexate treatment failure in RA.
In the United States, less than one-quarter of women eligible for bone mineral density testing are screened, leaving many women at risk for fractures.
Patients who speak Spanish primarily or exclusively have a unique set of struggles and barriers when getting medical care, whether as a patient or caregiver. A language barrier can be stressful and burdensome for parents trying to get help for their child. What can be done about this? A recent study from Academic Pediatrics examined…
A first look at the sessions and events scheduled at the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) Convergence 2020, to be held online from November 5 to 9, 2020.
Mechanistic and outcomes studies are warranted to elucidate the lipid paradox and CVD risk in rheumatoid arthritis (RA).
Several studies have assessed the potentially increased rate and the management of osteoporotic and fragility fractures during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Expertscape has developed an online physician ranking search tool to help identify the providers and researchers with leading expertise in psoriatic arthritis and other specialties.