A new study from Spain reports that,
Despite treatment, a significant percentage of patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) have moderate to severe disease activity.
I guess that the good news is that folks are seriously studying the effects of Lupus, and the better news is that they're realizing that quinine ain't cuttin' it. But, jeezo, it makes me want to scream, "that's what we've been telling you!"

It's reported at MedPageToday.com; Disease Activity in SLE Is Common Despite Treatment