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Press – News – 399 – The majority of patients receiving anti-TNF therapy for AS during routine care demonstrated an improvement in disease activity

A study published in the journal Rheumatology states that patients with “Raised inflammatory markers at the start of [TNF-a Inhibitor] therapy” had greater improvement in regards to disease activity.

Overall, the authors write that, “The majority of patients receiving anti-TNF therapy for AS during routine care demonstrated an improvement in disease activity.”

To read the study abstract click here.

via Press – News – 399 – The majority of patients receiving anti-TNF therapy for AS during routine care demonstrated an improvement in disease activity.

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1 Comment»

  djdezzo wrote @

I have to agree. I was told it was a wonder drug and used both major available brands for six months. Apart from the €1600 per month the pain didn’t increase or decrease.


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