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Anifrolumab, Developing Therapeutic Strategies for Pregnant Women with Lupus

Findings of new Phase 3 Trial Contradict Previous Study on Anifrolumab on SLE

Despite the findings from a previous report, a new study observed that intravenous anifrolumab had a significant effect in patients with active systemic lupus...
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Rheum Round-up: Kim Kardashian’s Lupus Scare, The Reality of Sports Injuries, And More

Here are the top stories covered by DocWire News this week in the Rheumatology section. In this edition, read about Kim Kardashian’s recent health...
Kim Kardashian’s Lupus Scare: Is This Common?

Kim Kardashian’s Lupus Scare: Is This Common?

A recent episode of the reality show Keeping Up With the Kardashians shed a not-so-glamorous insight into a reality even the wealthiest of celebrities...
Anifrolumab, Developing Therapeutic Strategies for Pregnant Women with Lupus

Developing Therapeutic Strategies for Pregnant Women with Lupus

According to a new study published in Microbiome, the answer to systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) flare ups in pregnant woman may lie in the...
Rheum Roundup: CBD and THC in Rheumatic Disease, Gout Mortality, RA Disability

Rheum Roundup: CBD and THC in Rheumatic Disease, Gout Mortality, RA Disability

Researchers have recently undertaken a double-blinded, randomized, placebo-controlled trial of the efficacy of cannabidiol (CBD) followed by tetrahydrocannabinol (THC)
Rheum Roundup: Platelet-rich Plasma Benefits, Low Tourniquet Pressure TKA, and More

Rheum Roundup: Platelet-rich Plasma Benefits, Low Tourniquet Pressure TKA, and More

Recent research has focused on platelet-rich plasma (PRP) and its benefits in orthopedic surgery and rheumatic conditions such as osteoarthritis (OA). Here, we’ve reviewed some of the latest PRP studies.
Rheum Roundup: Switching PsA Medication, Alternative Therapies, AI for Hip Fracture, and More

Rheum Roundup: Switching PsA Medication, Exercise for RA, AI for Hip Fracture, and More

Patients taking a tumor necrosis factor inhibitor (TNFi) for their psoriatic arthritis (PsA) who are considering switching their medication may be better off switching to another TNFi versus a non-TNFi. The study found this course of treatment was associated with better financial outcomes and longer adherence to treatment.

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