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Psoriatic arthritis is a progressive, potentially debilitating disease that significantly reduces functioning and quality of life. Early appropriate treatment is essential to delaying structural joint damage that can result in axial involvement and loss of functionality.
The treatment of rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases in the setting of COVID-19 infection has exposed several questions, uncertainties, and practices that are not based on the evidence. Here, recently published provisional guideline recommendations are reviewed to guide healthcare professionals.
Reviewed September 2020