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What is the goal of RA Therapy?
Michele Meltzer, MD
Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

Date Added: 05/22/13

Our goal right now is to get active to inactive. Then remission is no disease activity, but there are two definitions. There is remission with medication and there is remission without medication. I guess remission without medication would be a cure. Our goal is eventually to get a cure, but our ...
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Dr. Michele Meltzer, MD, joined the staff of Thomas Jefferson University in 2007. She is currently working with ILAR (International League of Associations for Rheumatology) East Africa to improve opportunities to learn about rheumatic disease in Africa as well as India. She has been active in rheumatology professional societies including the Philadelphia Rheumatism Society and the American College of Rheumatology.
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