Rheumatoid Arthritis: a bit of history

The first unequivocal publication in which it is possible to recognize the pathology we know today as Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) is relatively recent and dates back to just over two centuries ago. It was Augustin Jacob Landrè-Beauvais who spoke of it in his doctoral thesis. A physician at the Salpêtrière Hospital in Paris, Augustin described […]

Heterogeneity of synovial tissue in rheumatoid arthritis.

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a complex autoimmune disease that is genetically and biologically heterogeneous. It is characterized by inflammatory arthritis with strong systemic electivity. The treatment of patients with rheumatoid arthritis has evolved considerably in recent years thanks to the development and widespread use of biological disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drug therapies (bDMARDs) and, subsequently, with the […]