Presenting the first ever Treatment Guidelines for US physicians in ankylosing spondylitis and non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis

Presenting the first ever Treatment Guidelines for US physicians in ankylosing spondylitis and non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis

By Elin Aslanyan

Did you know that up until now there were no protocols, no true guidelines for doctors in the US in treating AS and SpA? They were simply never created. Thankfully that has just changed. We have been working on this issue for years and now our work is paying off.

September is Pain Awareness Month

September is Pain Awareness Month

By Anonym

Untreated and under-treated pain is a huge public health issue that has far-reaching impact in countless areas of life for those suffering in pain. As many as 19% of adults in the US are experiencing chronic pain.

From Rome, the Latest in Rheumatology

From Rome, the Latest in Rheumatology

By Anonym

Medscape provides a helpful recap of some of the biggest findings from the European League Against Rheumatism’s (EULAR) 2015 Meeting, held in Rome in June.

Ankylosing Spondylitis And Cardiovascular Mortality

Ankylosing Spondylitis And Cardiovascular Mortality

By Anonym

Previous studies have shown that if you're living with ankylosing spondylitis your vascular system (the arteries and veins that transport blood throughout the body) is at greater risk of developing disease. A new study however suggests that AS patients are also at greater risk of mortality should they develop vascular disease or experience a vascular event.

Challenges To Early Diagnosis In Spondyloarthritis

Challenges To Early Diagnosis In Spondyloarthritis

A Look At Two Recent Studies

By Anonymous Author

Spondyloarthritis (SpA) remains grossly under diagnosed, with an average delay of eight to 11 years between symptom onset and diagnosis.

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