TORONTO – Eight sessions of physical therapy provided superior WOMAC score improvement from 4 weeks to 1 year.
TORONTO – Huge propensity-matched study spotlights a potential statin side benefit: less need for joint replacement...
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MADISON, WISC. – Meta-analysis of studies has limitations but provides “reassuring” data for rheumatologists caring...
BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND – Monitoring biologic blood levels may have potential for lowering infection risk in rheumatoid arthritis.
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The Southeast has the highest rates of adults with severe joint pain and physical inactivity, the CDC reports.
MAUI, HAWAII – MRI finding of interosseous tendon inflammation may be early indication of RA.
Topics include: Subclinical hypothyroidism & heart failure • Aspirin for CV events • Migraine & stroke risk • RA’s impact on live birth •...
In all, 12.4% of patients had a positive screen for possibly undiagnosed psoriatic arthritis but had never been diagnosed with the disease.
This approval marks the first medicine in the United States meant to treat systemic lupus erythematous in children.