EULAR Annual Congress

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Tofacitinib plus MTX found noninferior to adalimumab plus MTX

July 12, 2017
In patients with rheumatoid arthritis, a regimen of tofacitinib given 5 mg twice daily plus methotrexate delivered efficacy similar to that of
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CC-220 yielded positive results in phase 2a study of patients with SLE

July 10, 2017
In a population of patients with lupus, the ubiquitin ligase modulator CC-220 appeared to be generally well-tolerated, with neutropenia and…
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Patients with PsA have slightly worse SF-36 PCS scores vs patients with RA

July 7, 2017
MADRID — Patients with rheumatoid arthritis and psoriatic arthritis appear to have similar mental health-related quality of life as assessed by…

Pregnant patients with antiphospholipid syndrome may benefit from addition of aspirin to treatment

July 6, 2017
MADRID — Pregnant patients with antiphospholipid syndrome managed with conventional treatments appear to have a high level of obstetrical…
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Low-dose CT of the whole spine found more sensitive than conventional radiographs in monitoring AS

July 5, 2017
MADRID — In patients with ankylosing spondylitis, low-dose CT of the whole spine delivered greater sensitivity than imaging with conventional…
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Researchers find link between second-hand smoke exposure in childhood, RA

July 5, 2017
MADRID — Findings presented at the EULAR Annual Congress indicated a link between second-hand smoke exposure in childhood and early rheumatoid…
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Rate of joint replacement in patients with RA declined after inclusion of biologics in treatment guidelines

July 5, 2017
MADRID — Among patients with rheumatoid arthritis, the incidence of knee and hip replacement declined after the introduction of biologics to…
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TNF inhibitor use linked with reduced odds of radiographic progression in AS

July 5, 2017
MADRID — Prior use of a tumor necrosis factor inhibitor was associated with reduced odds of radiographic progression among patients with…
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Baricitinib treatment yielded similar infection risk as other therapies for RA

July 3, 2017
In patients with active rheumatoid arthritis, treatment with baricitinib appeared to yield an incidence of serious infection events comparable to…
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Secukinumab showed sustained improvements for PsA after 3 years

June 29, 2017
MADRID — Secukinumab showed sustained improvements in patients with ankylosing spondylitis and in patients with psoriatic arthritis after 3…

Meeting Calendar

European League Against Rheumatism

June 13, 2018 - June 16, 2018

  • Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
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