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Mental Disorder Effects Due to Drug Treatments in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Mental Disorder Effects Due to Drug Treatments in Rheumatoid Arthritis

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Researchers concluded that the best positive dynamics of MD frequency occurred in the RA groups receiving antidepressant treatment in combination with DMARDs and biologics.

Risk Factor for Osteonecrosis in Patients With SLE

Risk Factor for Osteonecrosis in Patients With SLE

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Cumulative steroid dosage is a risk factor for the development of osteonecrosis, which is the most frequent type of damage in lupus patients.

Sirukumab Improves Depression in Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis

Sirukumab Improves Depression in Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis

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Peripheral anti-IL-6 cytokine treatment is associated with improvement in depressive symptoms in patients with RA.

Detecting Cognitive Dysfunction in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Detecting Cognitive Dysfunction in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

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The Montreal Cognitive Assessment is superior to the Mini-Mental State Examination at detecting cognitive dysfunction in SLE.

Kevzara Injection Gets FDA Approval for Rheumatoid Arthritis

Kevzara Injection Gets FDA Approval for Rheumatoid Arthritis

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Regeneron and Sanofi announced that the FDA has approved Kevzara (sarilumab) injection to treat adults with moderate to severe rheumatoid arthritis.

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