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Spondyloarthropathies

Expert opinion editorial

Why depression and anxiety matter in patients with inflammatory arthritis

Depressed person

Advisory Board member Susan Bartlett discusses the prevalence of mental health comorbidities in patients with inflammatory arthritis, and their impact on disease symptoms and quality of life.

medwireNews feature

Into the clinic: Ixekizumab for the treatment of PsA

Prescription

medwireNews summarizes the key data supporting the approval of ixekizumab for the treatment of psoriatic arthritis, and discusses its place in the treatment landscape with Philip Mease and Laura Coates.

medwireNews feature

At a glance: Data supporting the approval of ixekizumab for PsA

Files

A quick-reference guide to the clinical trial data supporting the approval of ixekizumab for the treatment of psoriatic arthritis.

Journal article

Direct healthcare costs and comorbidity burden among patients with psoriatic arthritis in the USA

Pharmacoeconomics

This study was conducted to compare comorbidity rates, healthcare resource utilization, and direct costs between patients with psoriatic arthritis and those free of the disease and psoriasis [read more].
Merola JF, Herrera V, Palmer JB. Clin Rheumatol 2018. doi: 10.1007/s10067-018-4187-y

Journal article

Knowledge of features of inflammatory back pain in primary care in the West Midlands: A cross-sectional survey in the United Kingdom

Back pain (symbolic image with model)

The objective of this study was to assess current practice of our local general practitioners in using clinical features to assess patients with inflammatory back pain [read more].
Adizie T et al. Rheumatol Int 2018. doi: 10.1007/s00296-018-4058-5

07-09-2018 | Treatment | Feature | Article

At a glance: Common scores used in rheumatology

A quick-reference guide to the scores that are commonly used in clinical trials and daily rheumatology practice.

20-08-2018 | Psoriatic arthritis | Feature | Article

Into the clinic: Ixekizumab for the treatment of PsA

medwireNews summarizes the key data supporting the approval of ixekizumab for the treatment of psoriatic arthritis, and discusses its place in the treatment landscape with Philip Mease and Laura Coates.

06-04-2018 | Spondyloarthropathies | Feature | Article

At a glance: Trials of tofacitinib in spondyloarthritis

A quick-reference guide to the published and ongoing clinical trials of tofacitinib for the treatment of spondyloarthritis.

Themed collections

29-01-2018 | Biosimilars | Themed collection | Collection

Biosimilars

This content collection provides an overview of biosimilars in rheumatology, with a focus on switching between biosimilars and their originators, as well as discussions on safety and monitoring/pharmacovigilance, and a look at the pharmacoeconomics of biosimilars.

Journal articles and book chapters

Guidelines

A convenient single access point, providing rheumatology professionals with links to a comprehensive set of clinical practice guidelines from a wide range of relevant organizations.

Images and illustrations

Downloadable PowerPoint slide sets containing a variety of high-quality images and illustrations from Springer Nature’s library of published figures.

Practice tips

Practical information, guidance, and helpful resources for rheumatology healthcare providers. Comprised of practical approaches, case studies, and more.

Themed collections

Compendia of selected, recently published, free full-text journal and book content from Springer Nature and other publishers on a particular topic within rheumatology management, as recommended by our Editorial Board.

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