James Frederick is a practicing Physician Associate (PA-C, MMSc) who studied at Yale University. He also has a bachelor’s degree in creative writing and English Literature from the University of Colorado. He specializes in writing medical content that is approachable, readable and enjoyable. He has a strong background in research, physiology, pharmacotherapy, emergency medicine and critical care medicine. In his free time, he enjoys spending time camping and traveling with his wife and dog.
Canada’s Aurinia Pharmaceuticals is one step closer to releasing voclosporin — a new drug now being developed to treat active lupus nephritis (LN). In a press release, Aurinia announced plans for a Phase ... Read more
New research from Switzerland reported that disease activity in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) has a negative impact on the quality of life of these patients. The study, titled “Impact of disease activity ... Read more
A recent study has linked high-dose steroid use with an increased risk of developing serious infections during pregnancy in women with autoimmune diseases, including lupus. The study, “Risk of serious ... Read more