Highlights and News

COVID-19: WHO 'strongly recommends' arthritis drug for severe disease - Medical News Today
COVID-19: WHO 'strongly recommends' arthritis drug for severe disease  Medical News Today
Industry news in brief - Digital Health
Industry news in brief  Digital Health
Rheumatoid arthritis test: The 11 early signs of arthritis - from bad sleep to weight loss - Daily Express
Rheumatoid arthritis test: The 11 early signs of arthritis - from bad sleep to weight loss  Daily Express
Rheumatoid arthritis in hands: Stage 1, progression, and more - Medical News Today
Rheumatoid arthritis in hands: Stage 1, progression, and more  Medical News Today
'Milestone' as NICE recommends biologics in moderate rheumatoid arthritis for the first time - The Pharmaceutical Journal
'Milestone' as NICE recommends biologics in moderate rheumatoid arthritis for the first time  The Pharmaceutical Journal
Covid-19: surging demand for some arthritis drugs - The BMJ
Covid-19: surging demand for some arthritis drugs  The BMJ
7 common myths about arthritis that really aren't helpful - Press and Journal
7 common myths about arthritis that really aren't helpful  Press and Journal
Rheumatoid arthritis: NICE recommends more treatments for patients with moderate disease - The BMJ
Rheumatoid arthritis: NICE recommends more treatments for patients with moderate disease  The BMJ
Rheumatoid arthritis remission: Definition, how to achieve, and more - Medical News Today
Rheumatoid arthritis remission: Definition, how to achieve, and more  Medical News Today
Rheumatoid arthritis: Scientists investigate potential vaccine - Medical News Today
Rheumatoid arthritis: Scientists investigate potential vaccine  Medical News Today
The Complete Guide To Becoming A Rheumatology Doctor - The BMJ
The Complete Guide To Becoming A Rheumatology Doctor  The BMJ
New breakthrough in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis - University of Birmingham
New breakthrough in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis  University of Birmingham
The latest on the coronavirus outbreak for Jan. 14 - CBC.ca
The latest on the coronavirus outbreak for Jan. 14  CBC.ca
New drugs for psoriatic arthritis: Latest medications - Medical News Today
New drugs for psoriatic arthritis: Latest medications  Medical News Today
Wonder drug set to help millions of NHS patients - Daily Mail
Wonder drug set to help millions of NHS patients  Daily Mail
Preclinical RA and RA Prevention: Part 1 - Rheumatology Advisor
Preclinical RA and RA Prevention: Part 1  Rheumatology Advisor
Enthesitis: Locations, causes, diagnosis, and treatment - Medical News Today
Enthesitis: Locations, causes, diagnosis, and treatment  Medical News Today
Drug could help treat patients in hospital with Covid-19 pneumonia - study - Wales Online
Drug could help treat patients in hospital with Covid-19 pneumonia - study  Wales Online
Rheumatoid arthritis: Non-joint symptoms that may precede joint symptoms by five years - Express
Rheumatoid arthritis: Non-joint symptoms that may precede joint symptoms by five years  Express
Rheumatoid Arthritis Symptoms, Signs & Causes - Spire Healthcare
Rheumatoid Arthritis Symptoms, Signs & Causes  Spire Healthcare
Doctors Strive for Quicker Diagnosis of Rheumatoid Arthritis - WebMD
Doctors Strive for Quicker Diagnosis of Rheumatoid Arthritis  WebMD
Diseases that mimic polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) - Medical News Today
Diseases that mimic polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR)  Medical News Today
Pharmacy guide to joint pain: management - The Pharmaceutical Journal
Pharmacy guide to joint pain: management  The Pharmaceutical Journal
Is there a link between mouth bacteria and rheumatoid arthritis? - Medical News Today
Is there a link between mouth bacteria and rheumatoid arthritis?  Medical News Today
Non-arthritis causes of swollen, painful finger joints - Medical News Today
Non-arthritis causes of swollen, painful finger joints  Medical News Today
Psoriatic arthritis: Canberra woman Simone Black reveals symptoms of little-known joint condition - Daily Mail
Psoriatic arthritis: Canberra woman Simone Black reveals symptoms of little-known joint condition  Daily Mail
Spondyloarthritis: Types, symptoms, treatment, and more - Medical News Today
Spondyloarthritis: Types, symptoms, treatment, and more  Medical News Today
Leflunomide oral tablets: Side effects, interactions, and more - Medical News Today
Leflunomide oral tablets: Side effects, interactions, and more  Medical News Today
Does a bone density test show arthritis? - Medical News Today
Does a bone density test show arthritis?  Medical News Today
Navidea Biopharmaceuticals Announces Launch of Phase 3 Clinical Trial in Rheumatoid Arthritis - Business Wire
Navidea Biopharmaceuticals Announces Launch of Phase 3 Clinical Trial in Rheumatoid Arthritis  Business Wire
'I just wanted to feel like myself again': Aberdeenshire mum struggling with early menopause launches new supplement with friend - Press and Journal
'I just wanted to feel like myself again': Aberdeenshire mum struggling with early menopause launches new supplement with friend  Press and Journal
Gut microbiome linked to rheumatoid arthritis prognosis - Drug Target Review
Gut microbiome linked to rheumatoid arthritis prognosis  Drug Target Review
The 5 types of psoriatic arthritis - Medical News Today
The 5 types of psoriatic arthritis  Medical News Today
Psoriatic arthritis and enthesitis: Symptoms explained - Medical News Today
Psoriatic arthritis and enthesitis: Symptoms explained  Medical News Today
Covid-19: Arthritis drug tocilizumab reduces deaths in hospitalised patients, study shows - The BMJ
Covid-19: Arthritis drug tocilizumab reduces deaths in hospitalised patients, study shows  The BMJ
Will the Covid vaccine protect people who had to shield? - Daily Mail
Will the Covid vaccine protect people who had to shield?  Daily Mail

Articles/peer reviewed publications and
Lay Summaries

  • B cell synovitis and clinical phenotypes in rheumatoid arthritis: relationship to disease stages and drug exposure.
    Rivellese F, Humby F, Bugatti S, Fossati-Jimack L, Rizvi H, Lucchesi D, Lliso-Ribera G, Nerviani A, Hands RE, Giorli G, Frias B, Thorborn G, Jaworska E, John C, Goldmann K, Lewis MJ, Manzo A, Bombardieri M, Pitzalis C; PEAC- R4RA investigators. 
    Arthritis Rheumatol. 2019 Nov 29.
    https://doi.org/10.1002/art.41184
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