New Antirheumatic Drug Guidelines for Hip and Knee Arthroplasty
Rheumatic patients are more prone to complications post knee and hip surgery. Two physician associations have penned new treatment guidelines.
Heart Disease in Lupus More Common than Previously Thought
EULAR 2017: Although already known to be highly prevalent, this test reveals that cardiovascular events are even more widespread in lupus.
The Role of Innate Lymphoid Cells in Inflammatory Rheumatic Disease
Innate lymphoid cells have a clear role in rheumatic disease and its related inflammatory process.
Chili Peppers, Turmeric, Chocolate and Red Wine
Chili peppers, turmeric, chocolate and red wine could possibly control immune hyperactivity in rheumatoid arthritis and lupus, a review shows.
Glucocorticoids Use and Organ Damage in Lupus
Glucocorticoids exposure is strongly associated with irreversible organ damage in systemic lupus erythematosus, researchers report.
A Review of Central Pain in Rheumatic Diseases
DMARDs and surgery are unlikely to be effective as sole therapies when central pain vs. peripheral pain is suspected in lupus, RA and osteoarthritis.
First Year of SLE Diagnosis Could be the Most Crucial
Researchers suggest rheumatologists screen systemic lupus erythematosus patients for stroke risk — during the first visit.
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