Vasculitis and Giant Cell Arteritis

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Direct-to-consumer genetic testing not ready for prime time in rheumatology

Direct-to-consumer genetic testing not ready for prime time in rheumatology
January 18, 2019
In the Journals

IgA vasculitis linked to higher risk for hypertension, chronic kidney disease

December 17, 2018
Patients with IgA vasculitis, also known as Henoch-Schönlein purpura, are at an increased risk for hypertension and chronic kidney disease compared to those without the…
In the Journals

Childhood inflammatory brain disease linked to poorer health-related QoL

December 12, 2018
Juvenile inflammatory brain disease is associated with significantly reduced health-related quality of life, according to data published in Pediatric Rheumatology
FDA News

FDA approves prefilled autoinjector for Actemra

November 26, 2018
The FDA has approved ACTPen, a single-dose prefilled autoinjector of tocilizumab, for the treatment of adult patients with moderate to severe active rheumatoid arthritis…
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Multidisciplinary Perspectives in Giant Cell Arteritis: A Team-based Approach for Improved Quality of Care

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Genentech, Inc.

Giant cell arteritis (GCA) is the most common form of medium- and large-vessel vasculitis. If left untreated, patients…
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Meeting News

VIDEO: Merkel talks about biologics for giant cell arteritis

April 10, 2017
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Ace the Case: A 72-Year-Old Woman with Several Weeks of Pain and Stiffness in Her Shoulders, Neck, and Pelvic Region

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This “Ace the Case” study will explore the diagnosis and management of a 72-year-old female who complains of several…
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