Courses

What Our Patients Are Asking Us About Psoriatic Arthritis

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to assess your ability to answer some of the most common and challenging questions asked by your patients with psoriatic arthritis and analyze your use of commonly understood language when answering these questions
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Novel Targets, Novel Agents: How Our Newest Biologics Fit Into the PsA Treatment Paradigm

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to assess the current use of FDA-approved biologic agents for the treatment of psoriatic arthritis in your practice and identify opportunities to better educate patients about drug efficacy and safety to improve overall adherence.
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Diagnosing the Disease – What Sets PsA Apart from Other Rheumatic Diseases?

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to assess the most common clinical examination and laboratory findings in patients presenting with possible psoriatic arthritis (PsA) and identify the specific characteristics of PsA that differentiate the condition from other common rheumatic diseases.
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Updates in RA, PsA, and Biosimilars: A Pipeline View for the Clinical Nurse

The goal of this activity is to increase awareness in targeted treatments for rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and psoriatic arthritis (PsA), as well as the potential impact of biosimilar medicines in rheumatology clinical practice.
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Posts

RNS Enduring Content: Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA)

Earn Up To .75 Contact Hours With Our New Courses on Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA) Novel Targets, Novel Agents: How Our Newest Biologics Fit Into the […]
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How likely am I to pass this onto my children? | Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA)| Handling the Hard Questions Series

A chapter from HANDLING THE HARD QUESTIONS: What Our Patients Are Asking Us About Rheumatic Disease Read and download this booklet on our Workforce Resource […]
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Will my disease ever go away? | Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA) | Handling the Hard Questions Series

A chapter from HANDLING THE HARD QUESTIONS: What Our Patients Are Asking Us About Rheumatic Disease Read and download this booklet on our Workforce Resource […]
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How did I get psoriatic arthritis (PsA)? | Handling the Hard Questions Series

A chapter from HANDLING THE HARD QUESTIONS: What Our Patients Are Asking Us About Rheumatic Disease Read and download this booklet on our Workforce Resource […]
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When Good Isn’t Good Enough | Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA)

I first met AP, a 48-year-old woman, about 8 years ago when I was new at my current rheumatology practice. From the very start of […]
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No Doubt, It’s Gout (and Psoriatic Arthritis)

A few months ago, a new patient, SR, came into our office with a long and varied history of rheumatic disease. A 34-year-old Caucasian male […]
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Monitoring PsA Disease Activity in the Clinical Setting | Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA)

The treat-to-target approach to care is a hot topic in medicine and is now widely accepted as a best practice in our patients diagnosed with […]
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Like the Kidney, Medical Authorizations Require Us to Adapt | Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA)

A very long time ago in my nursing school days, I learned that each kidney has approximately 1 million nephrons comprised of convoluted tubules. Their […]
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Making the Whole Patient Better | Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA)

I have been caring for KN, a 57-year-old woman with psoriatic arthritis (PsA) for approximately 9 months. When she initially presented to our office, she […]
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The Impact of New Medications | Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA)

When I started in rheumatology practice 11 years ago, we had few options at our disposal to treat patients with psoriatic arthritis (PsA). The initial […]
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When Treatment Guidelines Meet Clinical Practice | Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA)

There are a number of treatment guidelines/recommendations available in nearly every disease state that are based on high-quality clinical evidence. These guidelines typically take many […]
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Cheering On Our Patients’ Successes | Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA)

Treating patients with psoriatic arthritis (PsA) can be challenging when they fail to respond or lose their response to a specific therapy. Although we are […]
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The Many Faces of Psoriatic Arthritis | Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA)

Two years ago, a 30-year-old woman (RB) came to our office for an initial consult. She was in a wheelchair, covered from head to toe […]
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