Psoriatic Arthritis

Common Name(s)

Psoriatic Arthritis

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Psoriatic Arthritis" for support, advocacy or research.

National Psoriasis Foundation

Our mission is to find a cure for psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis and to eliminate their devastating effects through research, advocacy and education.

www.psoriasis.org

Last Updated: 15 Nov 2012

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Advocacy and Support Organizations

 

Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Psoriatic Arthritis" for support, advocacy or research.

National Psoriasis Foundation

Our mission is to find a cure for psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis and to eliminate their devastating effects through research, advocacy and education.

www.psoriasis.org

Last Updated: 15 Nov 2012

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General Resources

For scientists and medical professionals

Information about how to apply for National Psoriasis Foundation research grants and fellowships, our medical journal and other science-related materials for medical professionals.

Updated 15 Nov 2012

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Psoriatic Arthritis" returned 433 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Effect of different imputation approaches on the evaluation of radiographic progression in patients with psoriatic arthritis: results of the RAPID-PsA 24-week phase III double-blind randomised placebo-controlled study of certolizumab pegol.
 

Author(s): D van der Heijde, R Fleischmann, J Wollenhaupt, A Deodhar, D Kielar, F Woltering, C Stach, B Hoepken, T Arledge, P J Mease

Journal: Ann. Rheum. Dis.. 2014 Jan;73(1):233-7.

 

To report the effect of different imputation methodologies on the assessment of radiographic progression in clinical trials.

Last Updated: 5 Dec 2013

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Effect of certolizumab pegol on signs and symptoms in patients with psoriatic arthritis: 24-week results of a Phase 3 double-blind randomised placebo-controlled study (RAPID-PsA).
 

Author(s): P J Mease, R Fleischmann, A A Deodhar, J Wollenhaupt, M Khraishi, D Kielar, F Woltering, C Stach, B Hoepken, T Arledge, D van der Heijde

Journal: Ann. Rheum. Dis.. 2014 Jan;73(1):48-55.

 

To evaluate the efficacy and safety of certolizumab pegol (CZP) after 24 weeks in RAPID-PsA (NCT01087788), an ongoing Phase 3 trial in patients with psoriatic arthritis (PsA).

Last Updated: 5 Dec 2013

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Single nucleotide polymorphisms in the tumor necrosis factor-alpha gene promoter region alter the risk of psoriasis vulgaris and psoriatic arthritis: a meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Junqing Zhu, Hongda Qu, Xiaoguang Chen, Hao Wang, Juan Li

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It has been confirmed that tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNFα), a macrophage-derived pro-inflammatory cytokine, plays an important role in the pathogenesis of psoriasis vulgaris and psoriatic arthritis (PsV&PsA). In contrast, the reported association of TNFα gene promoter region ...

Last Updated: 29 May 2013

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Reviews from the PubMed Database

Review articles summarize what is currently known about a disease. They discuss research previously published by others.
The terms "Psoriatic Arthritis" returned 82 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Treating spondyloarthritis, including ankylosing spondylitis and psoriatic arthritis, to target: recommendations of an international task force.
 

Author(s): Josef S Smolen, Jürgen Braun, Maxime Dougados, Paul Emery, Oliver Fitzgerald, Philip Helliwell, Arthur Kavanaugh, Tore K Kvien, Robert Landewé, Thomas Luger, Philip Mease, Ignazio Olivieri, John Reveille, Christopher Ritchlin, Martin Rudwaleit, Monika Schoels, Joachim Sieper, Martinus de Wit, Xenofon Baraliakos, Neil Betteridge, Ruben Burgos-Vargas, Eduardo Collantes-Estevez, Atul Deodhar, Dirk Elewaut, Laure Gossec, Merryn Jongkees, Mara Maccarone, Kurt Redlich, Filip van den Bosch, James Cheng-Chung Wei, Kevin Winthrop, Désirée van der Heijde

Journal: Ann. Rheum. Dis.. 2014 Jan;73(1):6-16.

 

Therapeutic targets have been defined for diseases like diabetes, hypertension or rheumatoid arthritis and adhering to them has improved outcomes. Such targets are just emerging for spondyloarthritis (SpA).

Last Updated: 5 Dec 2013

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Treating axial and peripheral spondyloarthritis, including psoriatic arthritis, to target: results of a systematic literature search to support an international treat-to-target recommendation in spondyloarthritis.
 

Author(s): M M Schoels, J Braun, M Dougados, P Emery, O Fitzgerald, A Kavanaugh, T K Kvien, R Landewé, T Luger, P Mease, I Olivieri, J Reveille, C Ritchlin, M Rudwaleit, J Sieper, J S Smolen, M de Wit, D van der Heijde

Journal: Ann. Rheum. Dis.. 2014 Jan;73(1):238-42.

 

Current recommendations for the management of axial spondyloarthritis (SpA) and psoriatic arthritis are to monitor disease activity and adjust therapy accordingly. However, treatment targets and timeframes of change have not been defined. An international expert panel has been convened ...

Last Updated: 5 Dec 2013

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Risk factors and predictors of psoriatic arthritis in patients with psoriasis.
 

Author(s): Valderilio Feijó Azevedo, Pedro Grachinski Buiar

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. ;88(2):233-6.

 

Given the potential consequences of joint damage for patients with psoriatic arthritis, we believe that the optimization of screening methods and the investigation of arthritis in patients with psoriasis are a medical priority. It is very useful to identify predictors of arthritis ...

Last Updated: 6 Jun 2013

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

TIght COntrol of Psoriatic Arthritis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Psoriatic Arthritis

 

Last Updated: 30 Sep 2010

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Exploratory Study on Quality of Life in Patient With Moderate Psoriasis and Moderate Psoriatic Arthritis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Psoriatic Arthritis; Psoriasis

 

Last Updated: 6 Nov 2013

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