According to data from a press release, which were later presented at the EULAR 2021 Virtual Congress, “Anifrolumab was consistently associated with improvements in both skin rash and arthritis across three different disease measures…in patients with moderate to severe SLE.”
In a study, preeclampsia developed in women with LN developed 9-fold more often than women with systemic lupus erythematosus and no renal involvement.
Most patients with lupus nephritis who flared after immunosuppressant discontinuation re-achieved remission after restarting immunosuppressive therapy.
In light of Arthritis and Lupus Awareness Month 2021, Rosalind Ramsey-Goldman, MD, and Candace Feldman, MD, take us on a deep dive into the existing health disparities, including in race/ethnicity and socioeconomic status, in lupus care and management.
Researchers studied the clinical features, treatment modalities, and long-term renal outcomes of pediatric patients with lupus nephritis.
Researchers evaluated the outcomes of stroke in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus.
Lupus nephritis recurrences, while rare, typically happen within a few years of kidney transplantation.
Investigators stress the importance of smoking cessation in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus, particularly among those carrying particular risk alleles.
Researchers studied the association between maternal hypertensive disorders and risk for cardiovascular outcomes in women with systemic lupus erythematosus.
Researchers studied the effect of income on quality of life in patients with cutaneous lupus erythematosus.