In the Journals

Study: Longer-term follow-up needed for patients with SLE in remission

July 28, 2016
Patients with systemic lupus erythematosus showed a 14.5% rate of complete remission for 3 years, with some patients continuing to show flares after…
In the Journals

Urine biomarkers identified disease activity status in patients with lupus nephritis

July 26, 2016
Researchers of this study found the renal activity index for lupus successfully measured lupus nephritis in a noninvasive manner using specific urine…
In the Journals

Lupus Impact Tracker achieved clinical validity for assessment of SLE patients

July 13, 2016
Researchers of this study established clinical validity for the Lupus Impact Tracker and noted the tool was clinically acceptable for patients with…
In the Journals

Antimalarials may reduce the risk of infection in patients with SLE

July 11, 2016
Investigators of this study found the use of antimalarials reduced the risk of serious infections in patients with systemic lupus…
Meeting News Coverage

Systemic lupus erythematosus increases risk for cervical neoplasia

June 15, 2016
LONDON — Women with systemic lupus erythematosus, or SLE, are at a greater risk for cervical neoplasia, especially those treated with…
In the Journals

Rituximab decreased disease activity in patients with severe or refractory SLE

May 25, 2016
Treatment of systemic lupus erythematosus with rituximab effectively decreased disease activity with a low incidence of adverse effects in patients…