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18-03-2019 | Juvenile idiopathic arthritis | Editorial | Article

Enhancing clinical assessment with ultrasonography in juvenile idiopathic arthritis

Johannes Roth outlines the rationale behind the use of musculoskeletal ultrasonography in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis, including enhancement of clinical assessment as part of a treat-to-target approach.

01-03-2019 | Juvenile idiopathic arthritis | Editorial | Article

The microbiota in juvenile idiopathic arthritis: What’s wrong, and what can we do?

In this editorial, Matthew Stoll explores the role of the microbiota in the pathogenesis of juvenile idiopathic arthritis, as well as current research into therapeutic alterations of the microbiome.

15-03-2019 | Axial spondyloarthritis | Highlight | News

Certolizumab pegol shows promise for nonradiographic axSpA

The tumor necrosis factor inhibitor certolizumab pegol could be an option for patients with active nonradiographic axial spondyloarthritis and objective signs of inflammation, indicate phase III trial results.

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22-03-2019 | Rheumatoid arthritis | News

Deep learning algorithm shows promise for predicting RA outcomes

Findings from a proof-of-concept study suggest that deep learning models based on electronic health records may be a feasible approach for forecasting disease outcomes in people with rheumatoid arthritis.

21-03-2019 | Systemic sclerosis | News

Progressive skin fibrosis should trigger enhanced monitoring in dcSSc

Progressive skin fibrosis is significantly associated with worsening lung function and an increased risk for death among patients with diffuse cutaneous systemic sclerosis, an analysis of EUSTAR data shows.

20-03-2019 | Rheumatoid arthritis | News

RA disease activity linked to cognitive impairment

Rheumatoid arthritis patients with high disease activity are more likely to have cognitive impairment than those with less active disease, researchers report.

19-03-2019 | Rheumatoid arthritis | News

Almost half of RA patients relapse after TNF inhibitor discontinuation

Findings from a systematic review and meta-analysis suggest that nearly half of patients with rheumatoid arthritis in remission experience disease relapse after elective discontinuation of tumor necrosis factor inhibitors.

18-03-2019 | Osteoarthritis | News

Findings question the use of acetaminophen for pain relief in OA patients

Results of a systematic review suggest that treatment with acetaminophen provides only minimal benefit compared with placebo for patients with osteoarthritis.

18-03-2019 | Juvenile idiopathic arthritis | Editorial | Article

Enhancing clinical assessment with ultrasonography in juvenile idiopathic arthritis

Johannes Roth outlines the rationale behind the use of musculoskeletal ultrasonography in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis, including enhancement of clinical assessment as part of a treat-to-target approach.

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