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Genetic testing 'can increase effectiveness of gout therapy'

03 February 2015

Genetic testing could be a cost-effective way of guiding treatment for gout to avoid adverse reactions to therapy, according to new research.

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Pain and disability 'create worse perceptions of psoriatic arthritis in patients'

03 February 2015

Factors such as fatigue, pain, disability and joint swelling can lead to psoriatic arthritis patients having a more negative perception of their disease status than physicians, according to a new study.

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Diabetes 'associated with more painful hand osteoarthritis'

02 February 2015

A new study has highlighted diabetes as a key factor associated with increased hand pain in erosive hand osteoarthritis patients.

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New UK study to explain individual responses to rheumatoid arthritis treatment

02 February 2015

The UK's National Institute for Health Research is launching a new study to determine why current biological therapies for rheumatoid arthritis are not effective in all patients.

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New £5m consortium aims to improve lupus treatment

30 January 2015

The University of Manchester is to lead a consortium that hopes to eliminate a "trial and error" approach to lupus treatment.

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Targeting fatty acids 'could help to treat arthritis'

30 January 2015

A new study has discovered a possible means of treating inflammatory diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis.

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Lupus mortality linked to race, study finds

28 January 2015

US research has discovered mortality rates are lower among lupus patients depending on their race.

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Study to examine if biological therapy for arthritis can ease sciatica pain

27 January 2015

A new study will determine if adalimumab injections can effectively treat sciatica pain.

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New treatment for psoriatic arthritis approved

26 January 2015

Otezla - an oral treatment for psoriatic arthritis - has been approved by the European Commission.

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Trial finds knee brace helps osteoarthritis patients

23 January 2015

A study has found wearing a brace can reduce pain and BML volume in PF osteoarthritis of the knee.

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