Discussing Rheumatology: December 2022




Join Prof Iain McInnes as he reviews two interesting papers. The first highlights one of the three systematic literature reviews carried out to inform the 2022 EULAR RA management recommendations task force with the available evidence published since 2019. The second paper in today’s podcast looks at the recommendations themselves, by Smolen, et al, and I’ll highlight what’s remained the same and what’s changed from the 2019 recommendations. Everything discussed is available in a more detailed slide format in the publications section at imidforum.com.

Discussing AxSpA: Episode 4




Join Professor Xenofon Baraliakos and Dr Sofia Ramiro as they discuss the latest top research in axSpA. In this edition, our Steering Committee members discuss two of the latest papers in the field of axSpA therapeutics, providing their own insights and experience into two very interesting publications. The first of our publications details the 2022 ASAS-EULAR recommendations for the management of axial spondyloarthritis. The second of today’s papers explores the efficacy and safety of bDMARDs in axSpA managment. Everything discussed is available in a more detailed slide format in the publications section at imidforum.com.

November 2022

Discussing Rheumatology: November 2022




Join Prof Iain McInnes as he reviews two interesting papers. The first covers the impact of initial therapy with upadacitinib or adalimumab on achievement of 48-week treatment goals in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. The second discusses infections in patients with rheumatoid arthritis receiving tofacitinib versus tumour necrosis factor inhibitors. Keep up to date with the latest in arthritis and cytokine signalling with Prof Iain McInnes. Everything discussed is available in a more detailed slide format in the publications section at imidforum.com.

Discussing PsA: Episode 4




Join Professor Iain McInnes and Dr Frank Behrens as they discuss the latest top research in PsA. In this edition, our Steering Committee members look at two key papers published in October 2022. Our first paper seeks to examine the efficacy and safety of ixekizumab in patients with PsA and PsO. Our second paper today will highlight the comparative efficacy of multiple treatments in PsA utilising new data within an NMA framework. Everything discussed is available in a more detailed slide format in the publications section at imidforum.com.

October 2022

Discussing Rheumatology: October 2022




Join Prof Iain McInnes as he reviews two interesting papers. The first covers data evaluating risk of MACE with tofacitinib vs TNFi in the ORAL Surveillance overall population, but this time with a specific focus on patients with or without a history of atherosclerotic CV disease. The second looks at JAKinibs, but this time raises a question as to what to do if the first JAKinib fails – do you cycle to another JAKinib, or do you switch to a bDMARD? Keep up to date with the latest in arthritis and cytokine signalling with Prof Iain McInnes. Everything discussed is available in a more detailed slide format in the publications section at imidforum.com.

Discussing AxSpA: September 2022




Join Professors Iain McInnes and Hideto Kameda as they discuss the latest top research in axSpA. In this edition, our Steering Committee members discuss two of the latest papers in the feild of axSpA theraputics, providing their own insights and experience into two very interesting publications. The first of our publications reports the efficacy and safety results for patients treated with ixekizumab for up to 116 weeks. The second of today’s papers evaluated the effectiveness and safety profile of COMBIO, or Combination of Targeted Therapies, in clinical settings. Everything discussed is available in a more detailed slide format in the publications section at imidforum.com.