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Table 2 Advantages by route of administration

From: Does route of administration affect the outcome of TNF antagonist therapy?

Route Advantages
Subcutaneous Patient control
  Lack of associated (such as office-related) costs
  No need for patient to travel to office
Intravenous Physician control
  Automatic compliance
  Dose not limited by volume
  Continuous titration available
  Rapid onset of action
  Reimbursed by Medicare