Rheumatoid Arthritis and Diabetes: Reducing Cardiovascular Risk
Abatacept treatment resulted in a greater reduction in CVD risk compared with TNF inhibitors in patients with RA.
High rates of false-positive results on the tuberculin skin test have been reported among patients treated with methotrexate.
Children exposed to TNFi's during the gestational period were found not to have a significantly higher risk of developing serious infections.
Patients with rheumatoid arthritis with chronic hepatitis B virus infection demonstrated greater radiographic progression and poorer clinical response at 1 year.