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#RNL2023:Kevin Deane: Anti-CCP positive leads to a 20-30% risk for articular clinical RA within 3-5 years https://t.co/UvXfC2iIEp https://t.co/zBoMiyy056
Mar 25, 2023
A Pilot Trial of Anifrolumab in Discoid Lupus A research report in JAMA Dermatology describes the use of the type 1 interferon receptor inhibitor anifrolumab in patients with chronic discoid lupus erythematosus (DLE). https://t.co/6jE1e9cqE5 https://t.co/CIH47LFRuQ
Mar 25, 2023
EULAR has published the 2022 update on recommendations for the management of antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody (ANCA)-associated vasculitis (AAV). https://t.co/0fXUVv0sCR https://t.co/fT6iAOPOpc
Mar 25, 2023
Night Splinting for Carpal Tunnel This week reviews clinical associations with SS-A, a new biomarker for SSc-ILD and cancer screening for myositis patients. https://t.co/HtP7SV1v9f https://t.co/rzerQ3KMEF
Mar 25, 2023
LRA announces the 2023 recipients of the Lupus Innovation Award during #NationalKidneyMonth as three of this year’s seven award recipients are studying issues that come with this too-common complication. 🧵1of2 https://t.co/VZL9qJu9kF
Updated AAV Treatment Recommendations AAV is a multi-organ disease, which can be complex and may vary from person to person. Types of AAV include GPA, microscopic polyangiitis (MPA), and eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis (EGPA). https://t.co/YCNGYZfSr1 https://t.co/MFs9ykm4fb
Mar 24, 2023
Our old friend, hydroxychloroquine Dr.Arnaud ( @Lupusreference ) took the time to review one of our oldest therapies: hydroxychloroquine. He outlined how the anti-malarial medication has efficacy and widespread usage in lupus. https://t.co/hKFLg1sogJ https://t.co/OxnbwpWygF
Mar 24, 2023
#RNL2023 Dr. Stanley Cohen: possible adverse effects of JAKi -Herpes zoster, other infections -Malignancy -Occasional cytopenias -LFTs (with DMARDs) -Incr Cr or CPK -Acne -Incr lipids -GI perf -VTE Which do you counsel with your patients? https://t.co/8bEEC6gt5Z https://t.co/Toy2DxnC4S
Mar 24, 2023
Treat to target approach in PsA Systematic rev: 12-43% pts achieved target of very low disease activity or remission Pts and docs agree: remission is primary goal, but Low disease activity is acceptable alternative @DrLauraCoates at #RNL2023 https://t.co/XyXBAn82F1 https://t.co/W0nVdq6urq
Mar 24, 2023

Anti-mesangial autoantibodies in IgA nephropathy

EurekAlert!
Mar 23, 2023

IgA nephropathy (IgAN) is a kidney disorder characterized by the buildup of immunoglobin A (IgA) in the glomeruli, which are bundles of capillaries that filter blood in the kidney. In advanced stages of the disease, the buildup of IgA in the glomeruli disrupts kidney functioning and, in approximately 30% to 40% of cases, leads to kidney failure.

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Tofacitinib May Reduce Interstitial Lung Disease Risk in RA

MedPage Today
Mar 23, 2023

Tofacitinib (Xeljanz) in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) stood out among several other biologic and targeted synthetic disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (sDMARDs) when it came to the incidence of interstitial lung disease (ILD), a retrospective cohort study showed.

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#RNL2023: Kevin Deane: Anti-CCP positive leads to a 20-30% risk for articular clinical RA within 3-5 years @RheumNow https://t.co/vPflDm22b2 https://t.co/7Al9I3Eidu
Mar 23, 2023
Retrospective study of Apremilast survival in 281 #psoriasis pts(22% w/ PsA) showed 1 yr drug survival=54%, less at 2 yrs (41%), 3 yrs (32%), and 4 yrs (30%). Half 1+ adverse events; D/C mostly for lack of efficacy (27%), adverse events (12%) https://t.co/2dm6H6cYNX https://t.co/F2YtzzWMdT
Mar 23, 2023
Phase 3 trial of IV 200 mg qd hydrocortisone in 800 pts admitted to ICU for severe community-acquired pneumonia. Day 28 strongly favored IV Hydrocort vs PBO for mortality (6% v 12%; P=0.006), Mech ventilation (18% vs 29.5%), vasopressors (15% v 25%) https://t.co/TqxorRAuvc https://t.co/0R7kNaKgj5
Mar 23, 2023
#RNL2023:Kevin Deane: Anti-CCP positive leads to a 20-30% risk for articular clinical RA within 3-5 years https://t.co/MZJfg2lM70 https://t.co/eOkcwd4xMz
Mar 23, 2023
The Biosimilar "Buy In" Dr. Rachel Tate, @uptotate , shared insights into these key discussions during RheumNow Live. https://t.co/dD3uZCNQEo https://t.co/MuN91Oqbvo
Mar 23, 2023
Metformin Reduces Osteoarthritis Risk Metformin may help cut the risk of osteoarthritis (OA) in those with type 2 diabetes, researchers reported. https://t.co/dmyKssbWjO https://t.co/p7lPdjYfbU
Mar 23, 2023
Spondyloarthritis Innovations The second day of RheumNow Live 2023 ended with a focus on axial spondyloarthritis, especially on the evaluation of the definition of the disease, the inheritance of it, and of course the treatment of it. https://t.co/3JeNeE0EO6 https://t.co/fA1B2TA2xF
Mar 23, 2023

Updated AAV Treatment Recommendations

EurekAlert!
Mar 22, 2023

AAV is a multi-organ disease, which can be complex and may vary from person to person. Types of AAV include granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA), microscopic polyangiitis (MPA), and eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis (EGPA). This variety can make management challenging.

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Have a Rheumatology question or case for Jack Cush? Record it here and we may feature it on an upcoming podcast. Tell us your name and where you practice rheumatology. https://t.co/MMHvtkbz9l https://t.co/3aNijNJWkW
Mar 22, 2023
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