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Axial Disease More Common in Psoriatic Arthritis With Acute Skin Manifestations

Axial Disease More Common in Psoriatic Arthritis With Acute Skin Manifestations

Patients with PsA and severe skin manifestations had earlier onset and axial disease.

Psoriatic Arthritis Linked to Increased Risk for Hearing Loss

Psoriatic Arthritis Linked to Increased Risk for Hearing Loss

Recent data have linked inflammatory arthritis with hearing impairment.

Contraception Use Evaluated in Women With Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis

Contraception Use Evaluated in Women With Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis

However, women with PsA were less likely to use any form of contraceptive compared with women with RA.

Burden of Skin and Joint Symptoms Examined in Psoriatic Arthritis

Burden of Skin and Joint Symptoms Examined in Psoriatic Arthritis

Psoriatic arthritis and psoriasis were associated with significant decreases across multiple patient-reported outcomes, including quality of life and work productivity.

Disconnect Observed Between Radiographic Progression, Disease Activity With Adalimumab in PsA

Disconnect Observed Between Radiographic Progression, Disease Activity With Adalimumab in PsA

Evidence shows a disconnect between disease activity and radiographic progression in patients with PsA receiving adalimumab.

Weight Loss May Improve Disease Activity in Patients With Psoriatic Arthritis, Obesity

Weight Loss May Improve Disease Activity in Patients With Psoriatic Arthritis, Obesity

Short-term treatment of weight loss with a very low-energy diet was associated with significant positive effects on disease activity in patients with psoriatic arthritis and obesity.

Enthesitis Scoring in Spondyloarthritis May Not Reflect Quality of Life

Enthesitis Scoring in Spondyloarthritis May Not Reflect Quality of Life

Researchers compared the clinical Maastricht Ankylosing Spondylitis Enthesitis Score and an established ultrasound enthesitis score after patients with spondyloarthritis and enthesitis changed treatment.

Treatment Satisfaction Lacking Among Patients With Psoriasis, Psoriatic Arthritis

Treatment Satisfaction Lacking Among Patients With Psoriasis, Psoriatic Arthritis

Considerable numbers of patients with psoriasis and/or psoriatic arthritis in Denmark, Norway, and Sweden are not receiving optimal therapy, according to results of a Scandinavian survey.

Comorbid Metabolic Syndrome, Psoriatic Arthritis Linked to Reduced Health-Related Quality of Life

Comorbid Metabolic Syndrome, Psoriatic Arthritis Linked to Reduced Health-Related Quality of Life

Patients with plaque psoriasis have a reduced health-related quality of life, mainly in terms of emotional aspects.

Major Improvements in Psoriatic Arthritis Disease Activity Achieved With Methotrexate

Major Improvements in Psoriatic Arthritis Disease Activity Achieved With Methotrexate

Methotrexate with targeted escalation resulted in significant improvement in the skin, joint, dactylitis, enthesitis, and functional domains of PsA.

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