Addressing the Burden of Psoriatic Arthritis: Moving Beyond the Joint

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Overview / Abstract:

Philip J. Mease, MD, and Alexis R. Ogdie-Beatty, MD, review the pathogenesis and a wide spectrum of clinical features, manifestations, and comorbidities of psoriatic arthritis; talk about classification criteria for PsA and different patient-reported and provider-assessed outcome measures; and discuss treatment recommendations and strategies, as well as various types of current and emerging therapies. Finally, they highlight some of the key issues and challenges of the management of PsA through reviewing patient case studies.
• PsA pathogenesis
• Clinical features, manifestations, and comorbidities of PsA
• Classification criteria for PsA
• PsA outcomes measures
• GRAPPA/EULAR and ACR/NPF treatment recommendations
• Treat-to-target strategy
• Pharmacologic therapeutic classes
• PsA care (traditional model vs personalized medicine)
• Case studies


Jan 30, 2021


Nurse Practitioner , Nursing CNE, Physician CME, Physician Assistant CME



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Presenters / Authors / Faculty

Philip J. Mease, MD
Clinical Professor of Medicine
University of Washington
Rheumatology Research
Swedish Medical Center
Seattle, Washington

Alexis R. Ogdie-Beatty, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Director, Penn Psoriatic Arthritis Clinic
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Activity Specialities / Related Topics

Family Medicine, Immunizations / Vaccinations, Internal Medicine, Rheumatology / Arthritis, The Joint Commission

Sponsors / Supporters / Grant Providers

This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from Pfizer Inc.

Keywords / Search Terms

Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower Arthritis Psoriatic Arthritis Dermatology Free CE CME

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