Juvenile Arthritis

Novel Protein as a Potential Autoantigen in JIA

Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) is clearly not related to rheumatoid arthritis and until recently has no identifiabile autoantigen linked to JIA.

<p><i>Pediatric Rheumatology</i>, the official publication of the Pediatric Rheumatology European Society (PReS), is the leading journal within the subspecialty. The journal publishes clinical and basic research related to pediatric rheumatology and allied subjects. In particular, submissions on the…

: The American College of Rheumatology has updated its guidelines on treatment of systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis, emphasizing new developments in biologics and pathophysiology.

2013 update of the 2011 ACR JIA treatment recommendations.

Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) is the most common chronic rheumatologic disease in children…

This 2016 JIA (including JSpA) roundup is the mother of all updates: well organised and systematic, succinct yet comprehensive; it’s got something for everyone: specialists, primary care doctors, therapists, patients and parents. If you must burn the long weekend reading it, do it.