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Infections in patients with rheumatoid arthritis treated with biologic agents

Arthritis and Rheumatism

Oct 29, 2005

Joachim ListingAngela Zink

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To estimate the incidence rates of serious and nonserious infections in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) who start treatment with a biologic agent, and to compare these rates with those in patients with RA who receive conventional treatment. Patients enrolled in the German biolog...read more

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Infections in patients with rheumatoid arthritis treated with biologic agents

Arthritis and Rheumatism

Oct 29, 2005

Joachim ListingAngela Zink

PMID: 16255017

DOI: 10.1002/art.21386

Abstract

To estimate the incidence rates of serious and nonserious infections in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) who start treatment with a biologic agent, and to compare these rates with those in patients with RA who receive conventional treatment. Patients enrolled in the German biolog...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Monoclonal Antibodies
Antirheumatic Drugs, Disease-Modifying
Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha
Humira
Biological Products
Natural Products
Sialoproteins
Tumor Necrosis Factor Receptor
Adverse Event
Rheumatoid Arthritis
1
179

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