The authors report the case of a serious foot infection in a patient with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) currently prescribed anti tumour necrosis factor alpha medication. The sequale of such infections and their importance to clinical practice is also discussed.
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Foot infection
- Tumour necrosis factor
Otter, S., Robinson, C., & Berry, H. (2005). Rheumatoid arthritis, foot infection and tumour necrosis factor alpha inhibition-a case history. The Foot, 15(2), 117-119. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foot.2005.02.010