New ACR White Paper Highlights Health Care Challenges Affecting the Rheumatic Disease Community
May 12, 2021 12:28 ET | American College of Rheumatology
Atlanta, May 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American College of Rheumatology (ACR) today announced the launch of a new white paper, “Rheumatic Diseases in America: Confronting the Challenge,”...
American College of Rheumatology COVID-19 Vaccine Guidance Recommends Vaccination, Addresses Immunosuppressant Drugs & Patient Concerns
February 11, 2021 16:40 ET | American College of Rheumatology
Atlanta, Feb. 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American College of Rheumatology (ACR) has released its COVID-19 Vaccine Clinical Guidance Summary that provides an official recommendation to...
Rheumatology Leaders and Patient Advocates Urge Congress to Address Care Challenges Exacerbated by COVID-19 During the Virtual “Advocates for Arthritis” Event
September 14, 2020 10:29 ET | American College of Rheumatology
ATLANTA, Sept. 14, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ATLANTA – The American College of Rheumatology (ACR) will hold its first virtual Advocates for Arthritis event on Tuesday, Sept. 15, where more than 120...
“My Disease May Be Invisible, But I’m Not”: Patients Tell Their Stories During September’s Rheumatic Disease Awareness Month
September 02, 2020 11:29 ET | American College of Rheumatology
ATLANTA, Sept. 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American College of Rheumatology (ACR) and Simple Tasks™ will recognize the fifth annual Rheumatic Disease Awareness Month (RDAM) this September with...
During Virtual Hill Visits, Rheumatology Leaders Urge Lawmakers to Provide More Targeted COVID-19 Relief for Healthcare Practices
May 21, 2020 10:30 ET | American College of Rheumatology
ATLANTA, May 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ATLANTA– In virtual meetings with lawmakers and on Twitter tomorrow, physician and health professional leaders from the American College of Rheumatology...
ACR Releases Gout Management Guideline with Emphasis on Treat-to-Target Strategy for Urate Lowering Therapy
May 11, 2020 14:48 ET | American College of Rheumatology
ATLANTA, May 11, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 11, 2020 Media Contact: Monica McDonald Office – (404) 677-3777, ext. 332 mmcdonald@rheumatology.org ACR Releases Gout...
American College of Rheumatology Releases First Guideline to Address Reproductive Health for Patients with Rheumatic Diseases
February 24, 2020 14:43 ET | American College of Rheumatology
ATLANTA, Feb. 24, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) published the 2020 Guideline for the Management of Reproductive Health in Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal...
Seven Medical Societies Join the ACR to Oppose Insurer Policy Limiting Access to In-Office Treatments
February 11, 2020 15:45 ET | American College of Rheumatology
Atlanta, Feb. 11, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In comments submitted to BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee, medical societies representing rheumatology, ophthalmology, dermatology, gastroenterology and...
American College of Rheumatology/Arthritis Foundation Release Updated Treatment Guideline for Osteoarthritis
January 07, 2020 15:42 ET | American College of Rheumatology
Atlanta, Jan. 07, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, the American College of Rheumatology (ACR), in partnership with the Arthritis Foundation (AF), released the 2019 ACR/AF Guideline for the Management...
National Patient Survey Highlights Healthcare Challenges for the 1 in 4 Americans Living with Rheumatic Disease
September 13, 2019 09:09 ET | American College of Rheumatology
Atlanta, Sept. 13, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ATLANTA – Americans living with rheumatic disease face significant healthcare challenges, according to a national patient survey released this week by the...