New Guidelines Suggest Early, Aggressive Treatment for RA

Experts outline proven medication and follow-up strategies for fighting the pain of rheumatoid arthritis.

Hit it hard, and hit it early. These words sum up the approach many rheumatologists take in treating rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Evidence suggests that early, aggressive treatment with disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARDs) reduces joint damage and improves an RA patients chances of remission.
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