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Usually a person has SPD their whole life, but it can also be triggered by diseases like fibromyalgia.
International rheumatology, dermatology, neurology, and pediatric groups have endorsed the new criteria.
Younger, thinner rheumatoid arthritis patients, with lower disease activity and better scores on a certain health assessment, have a better chance of achieving remission when combining the tumor-necrosis factor (TNF) inhibitor etanercept (enbrel) with methotrexate induction therapy.
These findings suggest that there is a window of opportunity to treat patients with undifferentiated arthritis early, to delay subsequent progression to RA.
CJ blogger, The Unexpected Advocate, writes about a tough issue.
Rheumatoid arthritis patients who take opioids or antidepressants are likelier to fracture their bones, according to research presented at the 2017 American College of Rheumatology annual meeting in San Diego.
Rheumatoid arthritis patients who are overweight are at elevated risk of synovitis, an inflammation of the joint lining, according to...
Rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis patients have received suboptimal screenings and treatment for osteoporosis despite having a higher risk for that disease.
A CJ blogger feels lucky about catching her rheumatoid arthritis early but starts to fear what RA progression is doing to her body.
Our unexpected advocate exposes the vicious cycle of depression.