Arthritis Pain Treatment
Previous meta-analyses described moderate to large benefits of chondroitin in patients with osteoarthritis. However, recent large-scale trials did not find evidence of an effect.
A variant in a gene called GDF5 is associated with the risk of developing osteoarthritis.
Rheumatoid arthritis study implicates decoy receptor 3 in excessive synovial tissue growth, indicating a possible therapeutic target for averting joint destruction.
Arthritis pain is processed in brain areas concerned with emotions and fear, finds study, indicating target for pain-relieving therapies.
A free program for people suffering from arthritis, one of the most common, yet neglected, health programs of older people.
The publication of the Service Development and Commissioning Directives for Arthritis and Chronic Musculoskeletal Conditions is the result of work undertaken by a multi-agency and multi-professional group.
Low doses of steroids can inhibit joint damage when used in the early phase of rheumatoid arthritis.
More than half of Maryland residents over the age of 65 are affected by arthritis
Patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) have an increased risk of heart attack and stroke.
Joint replacement surgery is a cost effective treatment for debilitating arthritis of the hip and knee, and disparities in rates of surgery are troubling.
The current data in Rheumatoid Arthritis suggest that Enbrel is both effective and safe in long term use.
New anti inflammatory drug can potentially be useful for providing longer lasting relief treatment for osteoarthritis, the most common form of arthritis.
Self-management programs for people with osteoarthritis do not reduce pain, or the number of visits patients make to their GP
Rheumatoid arthritis patients face unofficial postcode lottery for treatment: survey reveals widespread contravention of government policy and NICE guidance.
Studies have rarely investigated whether quads strengthening exercises prevent or slow progression of knee osteoarthritis or changes that are visible in X rays.
Altered patterns of estrogen metabolism are present in rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus, suggesting an association with symptoms, such as pain and inflammation
New evidence suggests significant benefits for patients with hip osteoarthritis (OA) when receiving intraarticular (IA) steroid treatment.
Sexuality and arthritis is still very much a taboo subject, patients aren't sure who to speak to about worries with regards to Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Signs and symptoms of active rheumatoid arthritis are improved in patients with an inadequate response to Methotrexate.
Methotrexate is shown to delay and prevent Rheumatoid Arthritis progression.