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New iPad app 'can help young arthritis patients communicate their pain better'

11 June 2015

An Arthritis Research UK-backed study has demonstrated the benefits of a new iPad app that helps young people with juvenile idiopathic arthritis to describe their pain.

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Real-world study underlines safety and efficacy of biosimilar infliximab

11 June 2015

A real-world study has demonstrated the similar levels of safety and efficacy provided by the biosimilar version of infliximab compared to the reference product in the treatment of rheumatic diseases.

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Secukinumab study shows ankylosing spondylitis efficacy

10 June 2015

New one-year clinical trial results have demonstrated the sustained efficacy the drug secukinumab can provide in the treatment of ankylosing spondylitis patients.

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Subcutaneous tocilizumab demonstrates efficacy as rheumatoid arthritis therapy

09 June 2015

A new study has shown that subcutaneous tocilizumab can offer similar efficacy to the intravenous formulation in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis.

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NICE recommends psoriatic arthritis drug for NHS use

08 June 2015

NICE has published final guidance recommending ustekinumab, also known as Stelara, for the treatment of psoriatic arthritis within the NHS.

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New study highlights infection risk factors associated with abatacept treatment

08 June 2015

A study has identified risk factors for serious infections in patients with rheumatoid arthritis treated with abatacept, including old age and a past history of infections.

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Cardiovascular risk 'may be higher than expected in ankylosing spondylitis'

05 June 2015

A new US population-based study has indicated that cardiovascular disease risk is higher in ankylosing spondylitis patients than is currently assumed.

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Knee osteoarthritis pain 'amplified by poor sleep and negative attitudes'

05 June 2015

People with knee osteoarthritis experience pain more intensely when it is accompanied by poor sleep and negative attitudes, according to research.

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New vaccine-style rheumatoid arthritis therapy trialled successfully

05 June 2015

A world-first vaccine-style therapeutic approach to treat rheumatoid arthritis has been developed by Australian researchers.

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Etanercept dosage tapering 'can be used in some cases of ankylosing spondylitis'

04 June 2015

A new study has indicated that dosage tapering is potentially suitable for some, though not all, ankylosing spondylitis patients being treated with etanercept.

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