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Future treatments in rheumatoid arthritis

Raashid Luqmani and Paul P Tak

in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199556755
Published online May 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199607334 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199556755.003.0012

Series: Oxford Rheumatology Library

Future treatments in rheumatoid arthritis

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• New treatments are required for the management of rheumatoid arthritis • A greater understanding of disease mechanisms should allow the development of a more rational approach to therapy • New strategies include combination biologic therapy, targeting of synovial fibroblasts, personalized therapy based on disease profiles, local gene therapy, and vaccination.

Chapter.  1243 words. 

Subjects: Rheumatology

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