European Patients’ Forum EU project co-financed by the EU Public Health Programme The European Patients’ Forum (EPF) is implementing, together with other six partners, an EU project co-financed by the EU Public Health Programme called “Chain of …Read More
Arthritis News - Members' Updates
This is where we post the latest Musculoskeletal and Arthritis news provided by ARMA's member bodies, including reports on policy meetings, healthcare best practice, disease research, fundraising events, patient studies and much more related to musculoskeletal disorders and arthritis. News items posted here are also distrubuted to our subscribers via our ARMA newsletter. If you are interested in receiving updates via email, sign up here.
On Wednesday 25 May, the day of the opening of the EULAR Congress in London, Arthritis Care published a report highlighting the impact of musculoskeletal conditions and emphasising the need for a musculoskeletal strategy. The report, entitled Get …Read More
Innovations in Rheumatology Rheumatoid Arthritis Award CARE, which links hospital-based Rheumatology services with the Birmingham Arthritis Resource Centre won the Nursing Standard Nurse Award for Innovations in Rheumatology Arthritis Category. The Collaborative South Asian Resource and Education (CARE) network in …Read More
NASS welcomes the NICE provisional decision on new ankylosing spondylitis treatment The National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) has provisionally recommended use of the drug golimumab (Simponi). This draft guidance means that this treatment may soon …Read More
BSPAR/BSR Position Statement on prescribing of biological therapies in adults with JIA This statement relates to the use of biological agents in adults with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) and has been jointly prepared by representatives from the BSR …Read More
People from Portsmouth and the surrounding areas are invited to the third annual Day to Day – Living with Arthritis event, organised by Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust. The event, at the Mountbatten Centre in Portsmouth on Wednesday 6 October 2011, …Read More