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Results from Phase III C-AXSPAND study of Cimzia for axial spondyloarthritis published in Arthritis & Rheumatology

UCB announced detailed findings from the investigational study C-AXSPAND, the Phase III, multi-center, double-blind, placebo-controlled study conducted over 52 weeks,...

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Results of trial A 392113 of Xeljanz XR raises safety concerns with 10 mg twice daily dose. Pfizer

When Xeljanz XR (tofacitinib extended release) from Pfizer, was approved in 2016 the approval carried warnings of risk of serious...

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CHMP recommends Kromeya (adalimumab biosimilar) for the treatment of certain inflammatory and autoimmune disorders.- Fresenius Kabi

The Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) adopted a positive opinion, recommending the granting of a marketing authorisation...

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Guidelines

2016 update of the ASAS-EULAR management recommendations for axial spondyloarthritis

The 2016 Assessment of SpondyloArthritis international Society-EULAR recommendations provide up-to-date guidance on the management of patients with axSpA.

Added 9 months ago

EULAR recommendations for the management of rheumatoid arthritis with synthetic and biological disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs: 2016 update

Recent insights in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) necessitated updating the European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) RA management recommendations.

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Spondyloarthritis in over 16s: diagnosis and management

This guideline covers diagnosing and managing spondyloarthritis that is suspected or confirmed in adults who are 16 years or older. It aims to raise awareness of the features of spondyloarthritis and provide clear advice...

Added 9 months ago

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Journal articles

Safety of Adalimumab in Pediatric Patients with Polyarticular Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis, Enthesitis-Related Arthritis, Psoriasis, and Crohn's Disease.

Objective: To evaluate the safety of adalimumab in pediatric patients who participated in clinical trials of juvenile idiopathic arthritis (polyarticular juvenile idiopathic arthritis and pediatric enthesitis-related arthritis)...

Added 6 months ago

Review of Biosimilar Trials and Data on Adalimumab in Rheumatoid Arthritis.

In this article, we recap the evidence from bio-originator trials in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) to provide context for a critical review of biosimilar trial data.

Added 7 months ago

Update on subcutaneous methotrexate for inflammatory arthritis and psoriasis.

The aim of this article was to review the available literature data on SC MTX treatment of inflammatory arthritis, with special emphasis on RA and psoriasis, examining differences with oral MTX treatment.

Added 9 months ago

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Clinical trials

A Study to Investigate Different Doses of BAY1213790 to Prevent Blood Clots in Patients Undergoing Elective Total Knee Replacement Surgery (FOXTROT)

This study is to compare the study drug BAY1213790 to existing therapies, ie Enoxaparin or Apixaban for the prevention of blood clotting and safety in patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty (TKA).

Added 1 year ago

A Study to Compare ABT-494 Monotherapy to Methotrexate Monotherapy in Subjects With Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Who Have Not Previously Taken Methotrexate (SELECT-EARLY)

This is a randomized, double-blind study comparing ABT-494 monotherapy to Methotrexate (MTX) monotherapy in MTX-naïve subjects with moderately to severely active rheumatoid arthritis.

Added 8 months ago

Comparative Efficacy and Safety Study of GP2015 and Enbrel® in Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis (EQUIRA)

Demonstrate equivalent efficacy of GP2015 and EU-authorized Enbrel in patients with moderate to severe, active (RA) who had an inadequate response to disease modifying anti-rheumatic drugs (DMARD) including methotrexate (MTX).

Added 8 months ago

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Alex Keen

Alex studied Biological Sciences at university before joining EPG Health in January 2017, where he works as a digital content manager and editor.

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EULAR 2018 – Biosimilars: the future of rheumatology?

EULAR's Annual European Congress of Rheumatology aims to encourage innovation and collaboration across all aspects of rheumatology, something that is particularly well illustrated by biologics and their more affordable counterpart, biosimilars. Could they unlock the door to accessible, life-changing treatment for millions more?

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Rheumatoid arthritis: an update on management: putting NICE guidelines into practice

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