Health Economics and Clinical Decision Making in Psoriasis Health Economics and Clinical Decision Making in Psoriasis

While biological treatments for plaque psoriasis are highly effective and safe, they are also expensive. How can we prioritize their use while balancing cost-effectiveness?The British Journal of Dermatology
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Condition:   Moderate-to-severe Plaque Psoriasis Intervention:   Biological: SHR-1314 Sponsor:   Jiangsu HengRui Medicine Co., Ltd. Recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Conclusion: The use of active metabolites of vitamin D orally for the treatment of psoriasis showed efficacy and safety.RESUMO OBJETIVO: O objetivo deste estudo foi analisar a produ ção bibliográfica existente sobre os ensaios clínicos relacionados ao uso da vitamina D para tratamento por via oral da psoríase. MÉTODOS: Revisão de literatura de ensaios clínicos relacionados ao uso de vitamina D para tratamento por via oral da psoríase publicados no Lilacs, SciELO, MedL ine, PubMed e Biblioteca Cochrane no período de 1986 a 2013. A pesquisa incluiu os segu...
Source: Revista da Associacao Medica Brasileira - Category: General Medicine Source Type: research
The AMGEVITA is a biosimilar designed to treat rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, psoriasis hidradenitis and panuveitis. The biosimilar is a citrate-free formula and will be released in twenty-eight  countries in the European Union.This story is related to the following:Biopharmaceuticals
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In conclusion, a significant association was found between pemphigus and psoriasis. Physicians managing patients with pemphigus may be aware of this comorbidity. Further studies are warranted to establish the precise mechanisms underlying this relationship.
Source: Immunologic Research - Category: Allergy & Immunology Source Type: research
British Journal of Dermatology, EarlyView.
Source: British Journal of Dermatology - Category: Dermatology Authors: Source Type: research
We report a unique case of severe new-onset ulcerative colitis in a young male complicated by cytomegalovirus infection who was on ixekizumab therapy for plaque psoriasis. We recommend that clinicians should exercise caution before prescribing ixekizumab as it seems to induce and exacerbate IBD.Case Rep Gastroenterol 2018;12:617 –621
Source: Case Reports in Gastroenterology - Category: Gastroenterology Source Type: research
CONCLUSION: VLDA and MDA definitions are more stringent than DAPSA and cDAPSA definitions for the assessment of PsA. The relevance of residual disease to patients, however, remains to be determined. [Clinical Trial registration: ClinicalTrials.gov NCT00245960]. PMID: 30323006 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Journal of Rheumatology - Category: Rheumatology Tags: J Rheumatol Source Type: research
Authors: Ruwaard J, van der Vlugt ER, Wolbink G Abstract Biological treatment is an effective treatment for various chronic inflammatory diseases1,2 Nevertheless, reports of paradoxical immune-mediated inflammation induced by biologicals are increasing3. PMID: 30323005 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Journal of Rheumatology - Category: Rheumatology Tags: J Rheumatol Source Type: research
In the seven years since the original Wheat Belly book hit bookstores and turned the nutritional world topsy-turvy and millions of people have engaged in a grain-free lifestyle, many unique lessons have been learned. Even though I had engaged the practices of this lifestyle for a number of years and in thousands of people before I broadcast these ideas through books, expanding the audience to many more people yielded feedback on an enormous scale, new lessons that even surprised me. Among the new lessons learned along the way: Plantar fasciitis—I did not expect to have so many people report that this painful conditi...
Source: Wheat Belly Blog - Category: Cardiology Authors: Tags: News & Updates bowel flora gluten gluten-free grain-free grains Inflammation Weight Loss Source Type: blogs
BEST supplements for skin: Skin conditions can cause pain and discomfort for those that suffer them, but while topical creams are usually recommended as treatment, they don ’t always work for everyone. Some experts say a particular supplement can help relieve symptoms of psoriasis.
Source: Daily Express - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
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