Spondyloarthritides: evolving therapies

  title={Spondyloarthritides: evolving therapies},
  author={Andrew M. Barr and Andrew C S Keat},
  booktitle={Arthritis research & therapy},
TNF blockade therapy has substantially advanced the treatment of peripheral spondyloarthritides but revolutionised the treatment of severe ankylosing spondylitis. The capacity of biologic treatment to improve dramatically symptoms and quality of life in patients with spinal disease is undoubted, although important questions remain. Notable amongst these are concerns about skeletal disease modification and the true balance between costs and effectiveness. Guidelines for the biologic treatment of… CONTINUE READING