Mylan expands recall of select injectable product lots due to presence of particulate matter

June 9, 2015
Mylan has expanded its voluntary recall to the hospital / user level for select lots of methotrexate, gemcitabine and other products designed for…

In the Journals

Industrial pollution may be linked to anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide antibodies

June 1, 2015
Industrial pollution may be linked to anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide antibodies, according to research from Sasha Bernatsky, MD, and colleagues…

Meeting News Coverage

Certain therapies linked to pulmonary toxicity among patients with rheumatic diseases

May 20, 2015
CHICAGO - About 13% of patients with rheumatic diseases have interstitial lung disease, and pulmonary toxicity is associated with certain rheumatic…

Meeting News Coverage

Certain common viral illnesses may present in patients with inflammatory rheumatic disease

May 11, 2015
CHICAGO — During the American College of Rheumatology State-of-the-Art Clinical Symposium, Beth L. Jonas, MD, discussed the common…

Meeting News Coverage

Expert weighs in on statin myalgia

May 11, 2015
CHICAGO — Statins can cause myalgia, and symptoms can take months or years to resolve, according to Andrew L. Mammen

In the Journals

Clinical features, T cell phenotypes similar in RA, chikungunya

May 8, 2015
Patients with the chikungunya virus had similar clinical presentation and T cell counts compared to patients with new, symmetric rheumatoid…

In the Journals

Study: Rheumatology patients in UK lack information about clinical trials

April 24, 2015
Patients at a single rheumatology tertiary center in the United Kingdom gave correct responses about half of the time, on average, to questions about…

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Study: Misuse of NSAIDs in European patients with chronic pain may be prevalent

April 23, 2015
The inappropriate use of NSAIDs, defined by the Italian Agency of Medicines as use for 21 days or more, for chronic pain associated with…

Debilitating fatigue reported by patients with autoimmune diseases

April 15, 2015
Fatigue was reported by 98% of patients with autoimmune disorders polled, and fatigue that prevented completion of everyday tasks was reported by 68%…

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Patients with adult-onset Still disease with macrophage activation syndrome show poorer prognosis

March 6, 2015
Patients with adult-onset Still disease who developed macrophage activation syndrome had poorer outcomes than patients who did not, according to a…