Patients with RA often have life-disrupting side effects with DMARDs but they do not report them to their rheumatologist for fear of being seen as ‘whingers’, an Australian study has found. Interviews with patients conducted as part of an OMERACT project show that patients’ lives are often dominated by the cumulative impact of adverse effects ...
Arthritis patients suffering in silence with DMARD side effects
By Michael Woodhead
26 Feb 2019