Thursday, 29 Jun 2017

Autoimmune/Lupus

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27 Jun 2017 News Breastfeeding Rates Lower in Lupus
01 Jun 2017 Social SLE Mononeuritis multiplex: 2/3 active w/ SLEDAI≥6, w/ sensory, motor & neuropathic pain, BL, lower > upper limbs https://t.co/ugQwmUQtSa
01 Jun 2017 Social Scleroderma Lung Study I/II CTX and MMF were assoc w/ signif reductin in skin thickness compared to PB)O @2yrs https://t.co/5LfsbTTGvC
25 May 2017 Social RT @AJKDonline: #OpenAccess Induction & Maintenance Immunosuppression Treatment of Proliferative Lupus Nephritis: A Meta-Analysis https://t…
22 May 2017 Social RT @RheumNow: Clues for lymphoma in Sjogrens? Fever, Wt loss, cytopenia, LN, parotitis, purpura, low C3/C4, Cryos & splenomegaly. http://t.…
22 May 2017 Social Novel approach to autoimmune dz(AID): target inate immune responses to downregulate adaptive immunity & reverse AID https://t.co/W9i952SRDL
22 May 2017 Social FDA approves Actemra as 1st approved drug to treat Giant Cell Arteritis. See RheumNow Tomorrow for full report. https://t.co/gcfmNWcH6p
20 May 2017 Social Dr Phillip Seo on HSP criteria: palp pupura /petechiae W/ one of- 1) arthralgia/Iris 2) renal 3) abd pain or 4) LCV or GN w/ IgA deposition
20 May 2017 Social Dr Erkan says secondary THROMBOSIS prevention- Venous-rx warfarin keep INR 2-3; Arterial - warfarin keep INR 2-3 + ASA, or INR 3-4 w/o ASA
20 May 2017 Social Dr Forum Erkan says catastrophic antiphospholipid syndrome should be Rx with anticoagulation, steroids, IVIG w/ plasma exchange (+/- RTX)
18 May 2017 Social 189 SLE pts F/U for 13yrs; 53-59% lower risk of CV events if on ASA &HCQ, but APL Ab+ or HTN incr CV risk 18 fold https://t.co/O5PAOjIyv3
16 May 2017 Social Study of 736 SLE pts shows that poverty significantly contributes to damage in lupus for years to come https://t.co/LHocM4uQyr
15 May 2017 Social MDA-5 Ab+ assoc w/ clinically amyopathic DM, ILD, rapid-progrsv ILD, lower CK/Aldolase/ANA+ or cytoplasmic pattern https://t.co/8aBa5xcOiq
15 May 2017 Social UCSF Moffit: ECHO evidence of diastolic dysfunction in 18%; myocardial fibrosis is responsible for arrhythmias seen https://t.co/OdxwznXVey
15 May 2017 Social UCSF Moffit: Pericardial effusion (CHF) may be a risk factor for renal crisis. https://t.co/q0fJAHUpFV https://t.co/C3ckS2Zr8L
15 May 2017 Social UCSF Moffit: Symptomatic pericarditis in 20% of PSS; but found in 80% on autopsy https://t.co/LElX5N8gc9
15 May 2017 Social UCSF Moffit: PSS Pts w/ cardiac involvement have a poor prognosis, 2- & 5-year mortality rates 60 and 75%, https://t.co/ysllx19IkM
15 May 2017 Social Informative slide presentation from UCSF on SYSTEMIC SCLEROSIS AND THE HEART; pearls to follow https://t.co/BGcvyqncjN
14 May 2017 Social EUSTAR Study: Scleroderma pts w/ RNA polymerase III Abs have higher risk of cancer (OR 7.38), esp w/ age & more skin https://t.co/ZlXWM2q4Y9
14 May 2017 Social Minocycline can be a potential Rx option for Calcinosis related digital ulcers in Scleroderma. https://t.co/BtMAaAPPhI