Interactive Exchange

JAKi in RA Practice

Unpacking the Evidence for Their Use Today and Tomorrow

Meeting Slides


2015 American College of Rheumatology guideline for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis.

Singh JA, et al. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2016;68(1):1-26.

EULAR recommendations for the management of rheumatoid arthritis with synthetic and biological disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs: 2016 update.

Smolen JS, et al. Ann Rheum Dis. 2017;76(6):960-977.

Patient, Caregiver, and Provider Resources

American College of Rheumatology: Patient and Caregiver Resources

The ACR has produced a library of videos about the impact of rheumatic disease, what to do when diagnosed with rheumatic disease, when to see a rheumatologist, and what patients have to say about their experiences of living with rheumatic disease.

Arthritis Foundation

The Arthritis Foundation provides self-care tools and resources covering treatment options, pain management, diet and exercise, and common comorbidities associated with many different arthritic conditions.

European League Against Rheumatism

EULAR is an organization that represents people with arthritis/rheumatism, health professionals, and scientific societies of rheumatology of all the European nations.

NIH Health Topics: Rheumatoid Arthritis

A resource from the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases for people who have rheumatoid arthritis, as well as for their family members, friends, and others who want to find out more about rheumatoid arthritis.

Suggested Readings

JAK inhibition as a therapeutic strategy for immune and inflammatory diseases.

Schwartz DM, et al. Nat Rev Drug Discov. 2017;17(1):78.

Clinical efficacy of new JAK inhibitors under development. Just more of the same?

Westhovens R. Rheumatology (Oxford). 2019;58(suppl 1):i27-i33.

Janus Kinase Inhibitors for Rheumatoid Arthritis: Effectiveness and Value.

Institute for Clinical and Economic Review. October 11, 2019.

Efficacy and safety of tofacitinib monotherapy, tofacitinib with methotrexate, and adalimumab with methotrexate in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (ORAL Strategy): a phase 3b/4, double-blind, head-to-head, randomized controlled trial.

Fleischmann R, et al. Lancet. 2017;390(10093):457-468.

Baricitinib versus placebo or adalimumab in rheumatoid arthritis.

Taylor PC, et al. N Engl J Med. 2017;376(7):652-662.

Baricitinib, methotrexate, or combination in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and no or limited prior diseaseā€modifying antirheumatic drug treatment.

Fleischmann R, et al. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2017;69(3):506-517.

A phase 3, randomized, controlled trial comparing upadacitinib monotherapy to MTX monotherapy in MTX-naïve patients with active rheumatoid arthritis.

van Vollenhoven R, et al. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2018;70(suppl 10). Abstract 891.

A phase 3, randomized, double-blind study comparing upadacitinib to placebo and to adalimumab, in patients with active rheumatoid arthritis with inadequate response to methotrexate.

Fleischmann R, et al. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2018;70 (suppl 10). Abstract 890.

Safety profile of upadacitinib in rheumatoid arthritis: integrated analysis from the select phase 3 clinical program.

Cohen SB, et al. Ann Rheum Dis. 2019;78(suppl 2):A357. Abstract THU0167.

Safety and efficacy of filgotinib in a phase 3 trial of patients with active rheumatoid arthritis and inadequate response or intolerance to biologic DMARDs.

Genovese MC, et al. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2018;70(suppl 10). Abstract L06.

Systematic review and meta-analysis of serious infections with tofacitinib and biologic disease-modifying antirheumatic drug treatment in rheumatoid arthritis clinical trials.

Strand V, et al. Arthritis Res Ther. 2015;17:362.

Thromboembolism with Janus kinase (JAK) inhibitors for rheumatoid arthritis: how real is the risk?

Scott IC, et al. Drug Saf. 2018;41(7):645-653.

Pregnancy outcomes in the tofacitinib safety databases for rheumatoid arthritis and psoriasis.

Clowse ME, et al. Drug Saf. 2016;39(8):755-762.

Tofacitinib restores the inhibition of reverse cholesterol transport induced by inflammation: understanding the lipid paradox associated with rheumatoid arthritis.

Pérez-Baos S, et al. Br J Pharmacol. 2017:174(18):3018-3031.

Additional abstracts from the 2019 American College of Rheumatology (ACR)/Association for Rheumatology Professionals (ARP) Annual Meeting.

November 8-13, 2019; Atlanta, Georgia.

Interactive Presentation

JAK/STAT Signaling Transduction Pathways

JAKi in RA Practice

Unpacking the Evidence for Their Use Today and Tomorrow

Relevant Resources

Clinical Updates in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Improved Diagnostic and Management Strategies

Advances in Immunosupressive Therapy for Solid Organ Transplantation

Long-Term Management Strategies to Improve Patient Outcomes

Clinical Updates on the Management of Gout

Evidence-Based Strategies for Improved Patient Outcomes

Managing Gout in Primary Care

Evolving Strategies for Diagnosis and Long-Term Management

Improving Outcomes in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Treating to Target, IL-6-Directed Therapies, and Evolving Management Algorithms

Clinical Updates in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Evolving Treatment Algorithms and Expert Perspectives on Biosimilars

Going Deeper on Atopic Dermatitis

Pathophysiology to the Management of Moderate-to-Severe Disease

Looking Beneath The Surface In Atopic Dermatitis

Targeting Immune Dysregulation and Delivering Comprehensive Care

Evolving Treatment Paradigms For Rheumatoid Arthritis

Translating Comprehensive Patient Evaluations Into Personalized Therapy

Clinical Updates in Rheumatoid Arthritis

New Perspectives on Targeting Remission and Individualizing Therapy

A Better Look at Rheumatoid Arthritis

Using Imaging to Improve Patient Outcomes

Clinical Issues in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Discussions and Debates on the Evolving Roles of Targeted Synthetic DMARDs

Pathways to Better Outcomes in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Translating Pathophysiology into Targeted Treatments

The Big Picture of IBD

An Interactive Experience Highlighting Recent Clinical Advances

Clinical Issues in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Debates & Discussions on the Evolving Role of JAK Inhibitors

Clinical Issues in Rheumatoid Arthritis

The Evolving Role of JAK Inhibitors