• diagnosis
  • Diagnosis is made by clinical examination from an appropriate health professional, and may be supported by other tests such as radiology and blood tests, depending on the type of suspected arthritis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Conduct the largest and most comprehensive realignment and expansion of its psoriatic arthritis program - including reducing the time of diagnosis from four years to one - since NPF began serving this patient population. (wikipedia.org)
  • treatment
  • Studies show that delaying treatment for psoriatic arthritis as little as six months can result in permanent joint damage . (psoriasis.org)
  • Feline Arthritis Treatment made a great progress way in the past a while. (blogspot.com)
  • A popular lubricant developed in 1953 is making waves being an Arthritis 'Treatment' even though you don't scientific evidence. (blogspot.com)
  • We look forward to additional data from the Phase 3 psoriatic arthritis clinical development program to allow us to more fully assess the efficacy and safety of STELARA in the treatment of this complex inflammatory disease. (jnj.com)
  • To help address the treatment challenges for psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis suffers, the study's authors encourage more patient advocacy, especially directed at payers such as Medicare and insurance companies. (ucdavis.edu)
  • We want payers to understand the serious medical consequences of non-treatment and under-treatment of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis," said Armstrong. (ucdavis.edu)
  • The survey also found that 50 percent of psoriasis patients and 40 percent of psoriatic arthritis patients were dissatisfied with their treatment regimens. (ucdavis.edu)
  • As a result of early treatment for psoriatic arthritis, he has regained 20% of the strength he lost the year he was diagnosed, he told USA Today . (health.com)
  • It was developed in 1997 by Galen Research and has been used in studies investigating rosiglitazone and the effects of pharmacological treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2008, Centocor, Inc. and Ortho Biotech Inc. merged to form Centocor Ortho Biotech Inc. In June 2010 Centocor Ortho Biotech acquired RespiVert, a privately held drug discovery company focused on developing small-molecule, inhaled therapies for the treatment of pulmonary diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2009, the U.S. FDA approved Simponi, a human monoclonal antibody for treatment for arthritis, which was co-developed with Medarex, Inc. Centocor reaches agreement to sell oncology diagnostics business, 1998 press release Stephanie Saul. (wikipedia.org)
  • Because of its effectiveness, low-dose methotrexate is now first-line therapy for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. (wikipedia.org)
  • This factor has been particularly relevant since many biological medications are used for the treatment of chronic diseases, such as rheumatoid arthritis or inflammatory bowel disease, or for the treatment of otherwise untreatable cancer during the remainder of life. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is often considered as a first line treatment in rheumatoid arthritis. (wikipedia.org)
  • The drug was developed by Eli Lilly and Co. and is approved for the treatment of plaque psoriasis in Europe and the US. (wikipedia.org)
  • On the same day the company announced it would partner with Hanmi Pharmaceutical to develop and commercialise HM61713, a third generation treatment for EGFR mutation-positive lung cancer. (wikipedia.org)
  • Monoclonal Antibody
  • Janssen Biotech, Inc., formerly Centocor Biotech, Inc., is a biotechnology company that was founded in Philadelphia in 1979 with an initial goal of developing new diagnostic assays using monoclonal antibody technology. (wikipedia.org)
  • Tenderness
  • Symptoms may include: Inability to use the hand or walk Stiffness, which may be worse in the morning, or after use Malaise and fatigue Weight loss Poor sleep Muscle aches and pains Tenderness Difficulty moving the joint It is common in advanced arthritis for significant secondary changes to occur. (wikipedia.org)
  • biologic
  • A biologic medication that requires less of a time commitment to receive may be welcome news for some psoriatic arthritis patients. (healthcentral.com)
  • Collaborating with the biotechnology company Centocor, founded by Michael Wall and Hubert Schoemaker (later acquired by Johnson & Johnson and recently renamed Janssen Biotech, Inc.), Vilček and Le helped to develop the biologic drug initially termed cA2, which is now known commercially as infliximab, or Remicade. (wikipedia.org)
  • clinical
  • As the catalyst for psoriatic disease research, NPF is dedicated to promoting patient involvement in research studies and clinical trials. (wikipedia.org)
  • He helped to develop methods for the production of human fibroblast (beta) interferon that enabled its clinical utilization and molecular characterization. (wikipedia.org)
  • enthesitis
  • Investigators reported STELARA-treated patients also achieved significant improvements in physical function, including dactylitis and enthesitis (two common manifestations of psoriatic arthritis which cause pain and swelling), as well as in plaque psoriasis. (jnj.com)
  • fatigue
  • The Unidimensional Fatigue Impact Scale (U-FIS) was developed in 2009 by Galen Research primarily for the measurement of multiple sclerosis related fatigue. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rash
  • Spending a lot of time outdoors may also raise your risk of developing a winter rash. (healthline.com)
  • If you develop a rash that doesn't go away with an over-the-counter medication, you should consider contacting your doctor. (psoriasis.org)