New Onset Psoriasis may be Increased in TNF Inhibitor User

02-20-2009-plaque-psoriasis

Cases of new onset psoriasis in patients receiving TNF inhibitors for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) have been reported; however, case reports do not permit the calculation of drug-associated incidence rates.  Here, Harrison et al (Ann Rheum Dis 2009; 68: 209) compare incident psoriasis in TNF inhibitor treated vs. untreated patients enrolled in the […]