Tuesday 14th - Friday 17th June 2016
Updated: EULAR recommendations for DMARDs in RA include JAK inhibitors
New EULAR recommendations on the use of DMARDs in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis have included the use of JAK inhibitors for the first time. Member of the 50 strong international Task Force Associate Professor Peter Nash said the therapy was not yet available in Europe but the group realis...
Updated: Fibromyalgia guidelines reflect a decade of evidence
EULAR guidelines for fibromyalgia have been updated for the first time in a decade but their focus does not reflect a novel understanding of the disease or a new approach to management. Lead author of the guidelines Professor Gary Macfarlane from the University of Aberdeen said the new guidelines...
EULAR publishes new guidelines for SpA
A joint taskforce made up of members from the Assessment of Spondyloarthritis International Society (ASAS) and EULAR have issued joint recommendations for managing patients with axial SpA. The guidelines update ones published by the two groups in 2011. You can check out the 13 specific recommenda...