Jump to content

Welcome to Sclero Forums!! How may we help you?


Rituximab for Scleroderma: Does Something Finally Work?

  • Please log in to reply
No replies to this topic

#1 janey


    Platinum Member

  • ISN Support Specialists
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 2,113 posts
  • Location:New Mexico

Posted 24 March 2010 - 12:21 PM

Rituximab for Scleroderma: Does Something Finally Work?

The authors conclude that rituximab may improve lung function and skin scores in patients with scleroderma, and they propose larger randomized studies to investigate further the role of rituximab in treatment of scleroderma. Daoussis D. (Medscape Today). Rheumatology (Oxford). 2010;49:271-280. (Also see: Medications)

This item was posted in the ISN Newsroom. Check the Newsroom every day for the latest scleroderma medical and support information.
Janey Willis
ISN Support Specialist
(Retired) ISN Assistant Webmaster
(Retired) ISN News Director
(Retired) ISN Technical Writer for Training Manuals
International Scleroderma Network (ISN)