Current immunotherapy in rheumatoid arthritis.

@article{Meier2013CurrentII,
  title={Current immunotherapy in rheumatoid arthritis.},
  author={Florian M P Meier and Marc Frerix and Walter Hermann and Ulf M{\"u}ller-Ladner},
  journal={Immunotherapy},
  year={2013},
  volume={5 9},
  pages={
          955-74
        }
}
Rheumatoid arthritis is a common autoimmune disease primarily manifesting as chronic synovitis, subsequently leading to a change in joint integrity. Progressive disability and systemic complications are strongly associated with a decreased quality of life. To maintain function and health in patients with rheumatoid arthritis, early, aggressive and guided immunosuppressive therapy is required to induce clinical remission. Antirheumatic drugs are capable of controlling synovial inflammation and… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 34 CITATIONS

Combination Therapy of PEG-HM-3 and Methotrexate Retards Adjuvant-Induced Arthritis

  • International journal of molecular sciences
  • 2017
VIEW 1 EXCERPT
CITES BACKGROUND