The European Patients’ Forum launched their Patient Empowerment Campaign earlier this year. Here is the video accompanying the campaign and showing what patient empowerment might mean for different people.
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Lupus Europe is the umbrella association of currently 29 national lupus self-help organisations throughout Europe, and supports people with lupus in Europe.
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🧵 Short summary thread on our recent publication looking at the impact of Anti-Rituximab Antibodies in #SLE with our recent manuscript published in @RheumJnl
This has been a story that we have been looking at for a few years now
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Anti-rituximab antibodies demonstrate neutralising capacity, associate with lower circulating drug levels and earlier relapse in lupus
AbstractObjectives. High rates of anti-drug antibodies (ADA) to rituximab have been demonstrated in patients undergoing ...
✅ Very happy to report that we have started a multilateral discussion to harmonize the way antinuclear antibodies (ANA) testing results are communicated to physicians and patients. This is absolutely crucial to decrease diagnosis delays for #autoimmune diseases such as #lupus 👍
We are what we eat .. and this is also true for our immune system including #Treg cells in #SLE. See our paper with @GeorgeTsokos out now in @ScienceAdvances 🔓 https://tinyurl.com/ymvam4x3 see thread
The Portuguese Lupus Association was born in 1992. Since then, they have provided #SLE patients with all kinds of support (even financial). Did you know they even have a house where patients can stay when they have appointments in Lisbon? Get to know more! https://buff.ly/3Voj6Ak
Excellent read in @NatRevRheumatol about #HydroxyChloroquine in #lupus. Current guidelines recommend HCQ at 5 mg/kg per day or lower to minimize toxicity. New evidence raises concerns about the risk of #SLE flare associated with such doses. #rheumatology
Hydroxychloroquine dose: balancing toxicity and SLE flare risk
Nature Reviews Rheumatology - Contemporary guidelines for the management of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) recommend ...
📢 Only 3 days left until the Research Webinar on EULAR ASBTRACT 2023, tips from the Scientific Programme Chair with Prof. Marta Mosca, Professor of Rheumatology (IT)
📆 Monday, 5 December 2022, 17:00 - 18:00 CET
Click here to learn more and register 👉https://pulse.ly/ee2eyhe3rb
Studying the characteristics of pregnant women with #SLE is key to implement the necessary tools to ⬇️ the risks in this population. @gerardespinosa5 et al. from @BCNatalResearch & @MAS_Clinic have conducted a study in pregnant women with SLE, #APS or Non-Criteria Obstetric APS
Take a look at our latest collaborative work between @BCNatalResearch and @MAS_Clinic 👇👇👇👇
Are you ready?
GRAHAM HUGHES AUTOIMMUNITY ORATION-22
Prof. Y. Shoenfeld @oldtautwit
The Mosaic of Autoimmunity
📅 viernes 02.12.2022
Aula Magna @CampusClinicUB
Registration free➡️ http://ow.ly/36iZ50LRfu9
If you lost the Lupus White Book webinar, held on October 21, you can listen it at the following link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xmoe9_gGrrI
💻 We want to explore the current landscape of social media by #rheumatology professionals:
How can we support global scientific exchange? Reduce disparity in educational opportunities online?
Take the survey now 👉 https://pulse.ly/fqmlxt7d95
#eularEMEUNET #EULAR #rheumatologist
Lupus patients are at high risk of infections due to #SLE & its treatments. In this great review, @DrMiniDey @ElenaNikiUK et al. compare infection frequency, site & type across immune-modulatory drugs. Great work and visual that will aid when prescribing! https://buff.ly/3VoiAST
@MuhammadShipa @MikeEhrenstein @VersusArthritis @LUPUSUK Molecular signature-based decision making in the era of targeted therapies for systemic #lupus erythematosus
Linked Comment by @IoannisParodis https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanrhe/article/PIIS2665-9913(22)00358-7/fulltext
NEW RESEARCH—In an exploratory analysis of the BEAT-LUPUS RCT @MuhammadShipa and colleagues examine biomarkers for response to B-cell-targeted therapies in systemic lupus erythematosus https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanrhe/article/PIIS2665-9913(22)00332-0/fulltext @MikeEhrenstein @VersusArthritis @LUPUSUK #OpenAccess
On #UHCDay📅Monday 12 December, join us to make #UHC for rare diseases a reality for the over 300 million PLWRD worldwide.
"UHC for rare diseases: Developing Key pillars together" with @UNHumanRights @CSOs4UHC @UHC2030 @FEDER_ONG @irdirc✨
✅ Oh that's cool, we've just been granted a special link for free and direct access to our @JAADjournals paper about the #history of systemic #lupus for the next 50 days 👍 The paper is not new but now is freely downloadable by everyone 😎
Find out the latest #EMEUNETwhatisnew about #SLE or #ConnectiveTissueDiseases clinical research by @cristianasieiroat on our website
Read more 👉 https://emeunet.eular.org/sle_ctd.cfm
Do you have any cases of exposure to belimumab during pregnancy?
#EULAR #eularEMEUNET #rheumatology
✅ SAVE THE DATE for a #WEBINAR about #Lupus and #FATIGUE that we will organize for @ern_reconnet with @LouKawka on the 18th of January 2023 at 17:00 (CET) [which is 11:00 EST]. WE WILL PRESENT THE RESULTS OF THE #LEAF study about fatigue in #SLE 👍
Anti-drug antibodies (ADA) can be produced after administration of biological therapies.
ADA to RTX are common in SLE patients & demonstrate neutralising capacity & associate with ⬇️circulating drug levels & earlier relapse.
Study by @chriswincup et al. https://buff.ly/3FcMwfm
We're very lucky that we will be co-organising with @eurordis this pilot "Team building training" with the partecipation of #ERN #ePAGs and WG chairs testing the training.
This will be a great opportunity to reinforce existing collaborations and improve how we work together.
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