Overcoming barriers to biosimilars in inflammatory arthritis.

Published on Feb 1, 2020in Nature Reviews Rheumatology18.545
· DOI :10.1038/S41584-019-0359-7
Jonathan Kay45
Estimated H-index: 45
(UMMS: University of Massachusetts Medical School)
The availability of biosimilars to treat inflammatory diseases has generated concern about changing patients from a bio-originator to its biosimilar to save costs. Studies published in 2019 support the effectiveness and safety of ‘nonmedical switching’ and highlight the benefits of communicating information about biosimilars to patients in a positive light.
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