Arthritis

A study has evaluated the effectiveness of oral Glucosamine in subgroups of people with hip or knee osteoarthritis ( OA...


The European Commission ( EC ) has granted marketing authorisation for Olumiant ( Baricitinib ) 4 mg and 2 mg...


The FDA ( U.S. Food and Drug Administration ) has expanded the approved use of subcutaneous Actemra ( Tocilizumab )...


Results from the phase 3 SELECT-BEYOND clinical trial evaluating Upadacitinib ( ABT-494 ), an investigational oral JAK1-selective inhibitor, in patients...


Results from the phase 3 SELECT-MONOTHERAPY clinical trial were announced. This ongoing study evaluated Upadacitinib ( ABT-494 ), an investigational...


In a phase III, double-blind 24-week study, RA-BUILD, 684 biologic disease-modifying antirheumatic drug (DMARD)-naïve patients with rheumatoid arthritis and...


New data showing Secukinumab ( Cosentyx ) delivers sustained improvements in the signs and symptoms of psoriatic arthritis over three...


Results of the landmark PRECISION ( Prospective Randomized Evaluation of Celecoxib Integrated Safety vs Ibuprofen Or Naproxen ) trial demonstrated...


Women represent nearly 8 out of every 10 people with autoimmune diseases. Although the hugely disproportionate statistics are well known,...


A study has evaluated the magnitude of risk of cardiovascular and cerebrovascular morbidity in patients with psoriatic arthritis ( PsA...


Findings of a phase 3 study of patients with moderate to severe psoriasis demonstrating that nearly half of adult patients...


The increased rates of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in patients with psoriasis are not adequately explained by traditional risk factors....


Cardiovascular disease ( CVD ) is the leading cause of death in rheumatoid arthritis ( RA ) patients. This study...


The Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use ( CHMP ) of the European Medicines Agency ( EMA ) has...


The aim of a study was to investigate the prevalence of monosodium urate ( MSU ) crystal deposits, indicative for...


A study has assessed the prevalence of overweight and obesity in a large cohort of patients with axial spondyloarthritis (...


Researchers have conducted a study to analyze how infection by hepatitis C virus ( HCV ) may influence the immunological...


In Behcet's disease ( BD ), interleukin-6 ( IL-6 ) drive the immune-mediated inflammatory process. The IL-6 receptor can be...


A study aimed to assess the relative efficacy and safety of biologics and Tofacitinib ( Xeljanz ) in patients with...


The extent of lung involvement visualized by high-resolution computed tomography ( HRCT ) is a predictor of decline in forced...