Ankylosing Spondylitis

Assessing Diagnostic Challenges in Axial Spondyloarthritis

Assessing Diagnostic Challenges in Axial Spondyloarthritis

Axial spondyloarthritis is often delayed or missed as a diagnosis, leading to poor long-term outcomes and decreased quality of life.

Pelvic Orientation From Standing to Sitting Adjusted by Global Spinal Alignment in AS

Pelvic orientation was adjusted by global spinal alignment in patients with ankylosing spondylitis.

Work Instability Linked to Fatigue, Depression in Ankylosing Spondylitis

Fatigue and depressive symptoms had a negative effect on work stability in patients with ankylosing spondylitis.

Acute Anterior Uveitis Incidence Reduced With Golimumab in Ankylosing Spondylitis

Researchers observed a significant reduction in the incidence of acute anterior uveitis among patients with ankylosing spondylitis treated with golimumab.

Clinical Characteristics of Patients With AS Who Discontinue TNFis Explored

To compare the characteristics of patients who discontinued TNFis with those who did not, researchers used the Corrona PsA/SpA Registry to identify patients with AS who were on a TNFi and had ≥2 follow-up visits.

Differences in Ankylosing Spondylitis Outcomes Vary by Gender

Clinical improvements during treatment with TNF-α inhibitors was comparable between men and women with ankylosing spondylitis.

Hospitalized Infection Risk Not Linked to DMARD, TNFi Use in Ankylosing Spondylitis

No clear evidence links the risk for hospitalized infection and the use of DMARDs or anti-TNF agents in patients with ankylosing spondylitis.

Risk for Total Knee Arthroplasty Elevated in Ankylosing Spondylitis

The risk for primary total knee arthroplasty is elevated in young and middle-aged adults with ankylosing spondylitis.

Assessment of Simultaneous Occurrence of Ankylosing Spondylitis and Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis

Researchers explored the co-occurrence of ankylosing spondylitis and diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis.

TNFi Effectively Decreases Radiographic Progression in Early Ankylosing Spondylitis

Effective suppression of inflammation with tumor necrosis factor inhibitor therapy decreases radiographic progression in early ankylosing spondylitis.

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