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What is the future outlook on arthritis medications/cures?

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Dr. Tracy Lovell
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: See below

Each arthritis and autoimmune disease have their own course, but hopefully in the next ten years based on the current push for funding, we may finally have a drug to halt the progression of osteoarthritis.

In brief: See below

Each arthritis and autoimmune disease have their own course, but hopefully in the next ten years based on the current push for funding, we may finally have a drug to halt the progression of osteoarthritis.
Dr. Tracy Lovell
Dr. Tracy Lovell
Thank
Dr. Betty Keller
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Great

There have been marked advances in the treatment of arthritis.
There are a lot of on going studies testing current medications and continued research for the development of new ones.

In brief: Great

There have been marked advances in the treatment of arthritis.
There are a lot of on going studies testing current medications and continued research for the development of new ones.
Dr. Betty Keller
Dr. Betty Keller
Thank
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Dr. Darrell Herrington
Two components are hot topics: stopping the inflammation which leads to joint destruction, and regenerating joint cartilage. We've made good progress on the former, but not much on the latter. The is a tremendous healthcare burden.
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