[Is the response to anti-TNFalpha treatment influenced by the presence of IgM rheumatoid factor, in Rheumatoid Arthritis patients?].

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AIM To verify if the response to TNFalpha inhibitors is influenced by the presence of IgM rheumatoid factor (RF), in patients with RA. MATERIAL AND METHODS In this study, the patients with the diagnosis of RA treated with TNFa inhibitors followed in our hospital were recruited. A protocol was applied including demographic, clinical and laboratory data, in… (More)

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@article{Mouro2008IsTR, title={[Is the response to anti-TNFalpha treatment influenced by the presence of IgM rheumatoid factor, in Rheumatoid Arthritis patients?].}, author={Ana Filipa Mour{\~a}o and Fm Pimentel Santos and Sandra Nivea dos Reis Saraiva Falc{\~a}o and Rita de C{\'a}ssia Santos Barros and Teresa Laura Pinto and Alexandra Mendes and Walter Carlos Baptista Castel{\~a}o and Patr{\'i}cia Nero and Jo{\~a}o Eurico Fonseca and Ant{\'o}nio Alves Matos and Jaime C. Branco}, journal={Acta reumatologica portuguesa}, year={2008}, volume={33 4}, pages={430-4} }