Highlights and News

Rheumatoid arthritis - symptoms, causes, and ways to cope - Rest Less
Rheumatoid arthritis - symptoms, causes, and ways to cope  Rest Less
Gout incidence and management during the COVID-19 pandemic in England, UK: a nationwide observational study ... - The Lancet
Gout incidence and management during the COVID-19 pandemic in England, UK: a nationwide observational study ...  The Lancet
Strictly's Adam Thomas 'may need medication for life' for chronic illness - Metro.co.uk
Strictly's Adam Thomas 'may need medication for life' for chronic illness  Metro.co.uk
Elderly Onset Rheumatoid Arthritis: What to Know - Health Central
Elderly Onset Rheumatoid Arthritis: What to Know  Health Central
Pill for arthritis could stop type 1 diabetes in its tracks - inews
Pill for arthritis could stop type 1 diabetes in its tracks  inews
Rheumatoid arthritis diagnosis and management: a clinical update - Nursing Times
Rheumatoid arthritis diagnosis and management: a clinical update  Nursing Times
New breakthrough in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis - University of Birmingham
New breakthrough in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis  University of Birmingham
Are we proof that a new drug to stop diseases like arthritis and type 1 diabetes really DOES work? - Daily Mail
Are we proof that a new drug to stop diseases like arthritis and type 1 diabetes really DOES work?  Daily Mail
Strictly's Adam Thomas sees 'more doctors' for arthritis - Metro.co.uk
Strictly's Adam Thomas sees 'more doctors' for arthritis  Metro.co.uk
Rheumatoid Arthritis Stages and Progression - CreakyJoints
Rheumatoid Arthritis Stages and Progression  CreakyJoints
RA-MAP, molecular immunological landscapes in early rheumatoid arthritis and healthy vaccine recipients | Scientific ... - Nature.com
RA-MAP, molecular immunological landscapes in early rheumatoid arthritis and healthy vaccine recipients | Scientific ...  Nature.com
Links between arthritis therapy and heart disease improvements - University of Leeds
Links between arthritis therapy and heart disease improvements  University of Leeds
Arthritis drug effective in treating sickest COVID-19 patients - Imperial College London
Arthritis drug effective in treating sickest COVID-19 patients  Imperial College London
Participate in Arthritis Clinical Trials - Arthritis Foundation
Participate in Arthritis Clinical Trials  Arthritis Foundation
Strictly's Adam Thomas 'struggling and in pain' after arthritis reveal - Metro.co.uk
Strictly's Adam Thomas 'struggling and in pain' after arthritis reveal  Metro.co.uk
Rheumatoid arthritis - The Lancet
Rheumatoid arthritis  The Lancet
Rituximab versus tocilizumab in rheumatoid arthritis: synovial biopsy-based biomarker analysis of the phase 4 R4RA ... - Nature.com
Rituximab versus tocilizumab in rheumatoid arthritis: synovial biopsy-based biomarker analysis of the phase 4 R4RA ...  Nature.com
Rheumatoid Arthritis Life Expectancy: What You Need to Know - Health Central
Rheumatoid Arthritis Life Expectancy: What You Need to Know  Health Central
Dr Ranj says Strictly will help Adam Thomas long-term health condition - Metro.co.uk
Dr Ranj says Strictly will help Adam Thomas long-term health condition  Metro.co.uk
Rituximab versus tocilizumab in anti-TNF inadequate responder patients with rheumatoid arthritis (R4RA): 16-week ... - The Lancet
Rituximab versus tocilizumab in anti-TNF inadequate responder patients with rheumatoid arthritis (R4RA): 16-week ...  The Lancet
'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
Arthritis drugs may reduce mortality and time in ICU for sickest COVID patients - Imperial College London
Arthritis drugs may reduce mortality and time in ICU for sickest COVID patients  Imperial College London
Rheumatoid arthritis and the eyes: Impact and symptoms - Medical News Today
Rheumatoid arthritis and the eyes: Impact and symptoms  Medical News Today
Adalimumab is found to be a cost-effective treatment for early-stage Dupuytren's disease - Nuffield Department of Population Health
Adalimumab is found to be a cost-effective treatment for early-stage Dupuytren's disease  Nuffield Department of Population Health
Rheumatoid arthritis drug 'offers new hope for type 1 diabetics' - The Independent
Rheumatoid arthritis drug 'offers new hope for type 1 diabetics'  The Independent
Frailty common in rheumatoid arthritis, predicts mortality, hospitalization - Healio
Frailty common in rheumatoid arthritis, predicts mortality, hospitalization  Healio
Rituximab versus intravenous cyclophosphamide in patients with connective tissue disease-associated interstitial lung ... - The Lancet
Rituximab versus intravenous cyclophosphamide in patients with connective tissue disease-associated interstitial lung ...  The Lancet
Transcriptomic profiling of programmed cell death 1 (PD-1) expressing T cells in early rheumatoid arthritis identifies a ... - Nature.com
Transcriptomic profiling of programmed cell death 1 (PD-1) expressing T cells in early rheumatoid arthritis identifies a ...  Nature.com
Treatment for finger-bending disease may be ‘gamechanger' - The Guardian
Treatment for finger-bending disease may be ‘gamechanger'  The Guardian
Biomarker Test Could Predict Your RA Treatment Effectiveness - Health Central
Biomarker Test Could Predict Your RA Treatment Effectiveness  Health Central
Changes in the use patterns of bDMARDs in patients with rheumatic diseases over the past 13 years | Scientific Reports - Nature.com
Changes in the use patterns of bDMARDs in patients with rheumatic diseases over the past 13 years | Scientific Reports  Nature.com
Prediction of response of methotrexate in patients with rheumatoid arthritis using serum lipidomics | Scientific Reports - Nature.com
Prediction of response of methotrexate in patients with rheumatoid arthritis using serum lipidomics | Scientific Reports  Nature.com
Arthritis drug could prevent condition in those deemed at risk, trial finds - Falmouth Packet
Arthritis drug could prevent condition in those deemed at risk, trial finds  Falmouth Packet
Overview - - - Baker's cyst - NHS Website
Overview - - - Baker's cyst  NHS Website
Failure to warn: Hundreds died while taking an arthritis drug, but nobody alerted patients - STAT
Failure to warn: Hundreds died while taking an arthritis drug, but nobody alerted patients  STAT
Blood pro-resolving mediators are linked with synovial pathology and are predictive of DMARD responsiveness in ... - Nature.com
Blood pro-resolving mediators are linked with synovial pathology and are predictive of DMARD responsiveness in ...  Nature.com
Early menopause and more children linked to rheumatoid arthritis risk in women - The Irish News
Early menopause and more children linked to rheumatoid arthritis risk in women  The Irish News
Arthritis in Your Feet: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment - CreakyJoints
Arthritis in Your Feet: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment  CreakyJoints
The end of inflammation? New approach could treat dozens of diseases. - National Geographic UK
The end of inflammation? New approach could treat dozens of diseases.  National Geographic UK
Overview - - - Psoriasis - NHS Website
Overview - - - Psoriasis  NHS Website
Psoriatic Arthritis in Ankle: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment - Health Central
Psoriatic Arthritis in Ankle: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment  Health Central
The probiotics that make drugs inside your body - Daily Mail
The probiotics that make drugs inside your body  Daily Mail
ACR 2021: Rheumatoid Arthritis Research Updates for Patients - CreakyJoints
ACR 2021: Rheumatoid Arthritis Research Updates for Patients  CreakyJoints
New 'highly effective' treatment for rheumatoid arthritis on the way after breakthrough - inews
New 'highly effective' treatment for rheumatoid arthritis on the way after breakthrough  inews
Patterns of pain over time among children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis - Archives of Disease in Childhood
Patterns of pain over time among children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis  Archives of Disease in Childhood
Clinical update: rheumatoid arthritis hand exercises - Chartered Society of Physiotherapy
Clinical update: rheumatoid arthritis hand exercises  Chartered Society of Physiotherapy
Pyoderma gangrenosum - NHS Website
Pyoderma gangrenosum  NHS Website
Blocking the immune system in rheumatoid arthritis - The Pharmaceutical Journal
Blocking the immune system in rheumatoid arthritis  The Pharmaceutical Journal
Tips from Podiatrists on Managing Arthritis Foot Pain - CreakyJoints
Tips from Podiatrists on Managing Arthritis Foot Pain  CreakyJoints
Multi-omics profiling of collagen-induced arthritis mouse model reveals early metabolic dysregulation via SIRT1 axis ... - Nature.com
Multi-omics profiling of collagen-induced arthritis mouse model reveals early metabolic dysregulation via SIRT1 axis ...  Nature.com
What illness does Adam Thomas have? Actor reveals chronic illness diagnosis after... - Heart
What illness does Adam Thomas have? Actor reveals chronic illness diagnosis after...  Heart
Arthritis symptoms: Three signs in your eyes that could signal rheumatoid arthritis - Express
Arthritis symptoms: Three signs in your eyes that could signal rheumatoid arthritis  Express
Early sign of arthritis that's a pain in the backside - Daily Mail
Early sign of arthritis that's a pain in the backside  Daily Mail
UK waiting times for RA and PsA patients: an interview with Dr Marwan Bukhari, Consultant Rheumatologist at the ... - News-Medical.Net
UK waiting times for RA and PsA patients: an interview with Dr Marwan Bukhari, Consultant Rheumatologist at the ...  News-Medical.Net
Opinion: New Diabetes Drug Signals Shift to Preventing Autoimmunity - The Scientist
Opinion: New Diabetes Drug Signals Shift to Preventing Autoimmunity  The Scientist
Arthritis warning: The healthy foods that can actually trigger arthritis symptoms - Express
Arthritis warning: The healthy foods that can actually trigger arthritis symptoms  Express
AVERT trial demonstrates high rates of DAS-defined remission with Orencia® (abatacept) in combination with ... - Drug Target Review
AVERT trial demonstrates high rates of DAS-defined remission with Orencia® (abatacept) in combination with ...  Drug Target Review
NICE backs Lilly's JAK inhibitor Olumiant for RA - PharmaTimes - PharmaTimes
NICE backs Lilly's JAK inhibitor Olumiant for RA - PharmaTimes  PharmaTimes
PUTTING THE SPOTLIGHT ON RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS - Island Echo
PUTTING THE SPOTLIGHT ON RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS  Island Echo
COVID-19 headache location: Is headache an early symptom of coronavirus? - Express
COVID-19 headache location: Is headache an early symptom of coronavirus?  Express
NHS given go-ahead to prescribe new drug which eases agony of rheumatoid arthritis - Daily Mail
NHS given go-ahead to prescribe new drug which eases agony of rheumatoid arthritis  Daily Mail
Vivian P. Bykerk, BSc, MD, FRCPC - Rheumatology - HSS | Hospital for Special Surgery
Vivian P. Bykerk, BSc, MD, FRCPC - Rheumatology  HSS | Hospital for Special Surgery
Thousands of elderly people suffering with rheumatoid arthritis needlessly, say MPs - Daily Mail
Thousands of elderly people suffering with rheumatoid arthritis needlessly, say MPs  Daily Mail
BBC NEWS | England | London | Six taken ill after drug trials - CBBC Newsround
BBC NEWS | England | London | Six taken ill after drug trials  CBBC Newsround

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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