FDA Approves Risankizumab for Psoriatic Arthritis
The approval is the second indication for the anti-interleukin 23 monoclonal antibody after approval for plaque psoriasis was granted in 2019. Medscape Medical News
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Top in rheumatology: COVID-19 treatment guidance, vaccination in rheumatic disease
WHO strongly recommended baricitinib plus corticosteroids for the treatment of severe or critical COVID-19. The recommendation is part of an update to WHO's Guideline on Drugs...
1 day ago - Healio
Rituximab and COVID Shots: Studies Begin to Answer Key Questions
This article aims to summarize the latest research on how rituximab affects humoral and cell-mediated response after a COVID-19 vaccine primary series, and whether a booster...
1 day ago - Medscape - 5 articles
One Third of Connective Tissue Diseases Trials Go Unpublished
Smaller studies were more likely than larger studies to be discontinued or unpublished. Medscape Medical News
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Biosimilar, originator DMARDs exhibit no differences in treatment retention
There are no clinically relevant differences in treatment retention among patients receiving biosimilar or originator biologic disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs as first...
2 days ago - Healio
More than 60% of patients with RA, PsA report side effects in days after methotrexate dose
Approximately 61% of patients with rheumatoid arthritis or psoriatic arthritis who use methotrexate report side effects following weekly dosing, including fatigue and nausea...
4 days ago - Healio
Hooked on Rheum with Deborah Dyett Desir, MD
How I became a rheumatologist is kind of an odd story. When I was in medical school at Yale, I did my work in the infectious diseases section with Richard Root, MD, and William...
8 days ago - Healio
Top in rheumatology: Inflammatory disease biosimilars, depression in patients with lupus
In October, Boehringer Ingelheim's Cyltezo was approved by the FDA as the first interchangeable biosimilar to AbbVie's Humira. With pharmacists allowed to substitute Cyltezo...
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Super-Low Uric Acid May Not Be Best for Erosive Gout
Lowering the target for uric acid levels from the current standard doesn't result in better gout outcomes and leads to more medication use and side effects, a study...
11 days ago - Medscape
Adult definitions of low disease activity, remission in lupus achievable in children
Low disease activity and remission definitions used for adult systemic lupus erythematosus are achievable among children and can significantly reduce the risk for severe flare...
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‘She is a warrior': Mooney in line for Ashes Test 10 days after breaking jaw
The world's best T20 batter had surgery last week, but is still being considered for selection for Thursday's Test start in Canberra.
Race-by-race preview and tips for Goulburn on Monday
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Trainer hoping Underground Music is on top and on song at Goulburn
Trainer Kurt Goldman is wary that a “PB” first-up from mare Underground Music could make her vulnerable second-up at Goulburn on Monday.
Era of remote learning must end - our children have sacrificed too much
One of the toughest aspects of the myriad COVID-19 restrictions over the past two years has been the impact on children.
'I thought I just had tinnitus but it was a brain tumour and I've had to...
Jessica Jones had to go into hospital alone to be told the devastating news, because of Covid restrictions at the time, and wasn't allowed visitors after her surgery
Back to school: Music bands, choir and overnight camps allowed
Assemblies, inter-school sport, swimming and athletics carnivals and excursions will also be allowed subject to Department of Education guidelines to reduce the risk of virus...
Arnold to miss crucial Vietnam qualifier after contracting COVID
Graham Arnold won't be coaching the Socceroos this week after testing positive for COVID-19, forcing him into isolation and adding another layer of disruption to the team's...
Keys unlocks power game to reign against Spaniard
Paula Badosa couldn't work it out. She was hitting big, heavy serves and the ball just seemed to be coming back at her with interest.
Danish control finds food transport violations
Danish authorities have found a quarter of companies don't follow the rules when collecting or delivering food. A Danish Veterinary and Food Administration control campaign...