Friday, 15 Nov 2019


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04 Feb 2019 News Elevated Fracture Risk in Lupus
30 Jan 2019 Social 17.2% of 576 autoimmune pts had Mechanic hands: 50% MCTD; 35% DM; 15% PSS; 15% of UCTD; 14% Sjogren’s; NO SLE pts. 81% Mechanic+ had abnl capillaroscopy. DM w/ Mechanics had more Raynauds, Jo-1+ & abnl capillaroscopy
28 Jan 2019 News Improved Survival with Renal Transplant in SLE
25 Jan 2019 Social QD - Hemoptysis with lupus: Stable lupus patient suddenly complains of hemoptysis - whats the differential diagnosis? Lessons and cases from the Rheumatology clinic. #lupus
25 Jan 2019 ACR Video QD Video - Hemoptysis with Lupus
23 Jan 2019 News Major Challenges for Lupus in 2019
18 Jan 2019 News Malar Rash and Polyarthritis
17 Jan 2019 Social A scleroderma/Raynauds patient just showed us her favorite XMAS gift - an Electric Hand Warmer - you can buy these on Amazon for $15-30. Very Cool!!
16 Jan 2019 Social Who thought this was possible? Numbers suggest this is rare. Tis wrong to use this to forge ahead with an unlikely PMR dx in the face of a normal CRP/ESR; but will you go so far as to order the expensive FDG-PET?
14 Jan 2019 Social National registry of lupus nephritis pts w/ ESRD (n=20,974) between 1995-2014 showed that mortality declined from 11.1 to 6.7/100PY; Mortality declined for whites (HR 0.68), blacks (0.67) and Hispanics (0.51) and declined for CVD and infx by 44% & 63%
14 Jan 2019 News Early Predictive Factors for Scleroderma Renal Crisis
11 Jan 2019 Social QD Video - lessons from the Clinic - How to evaluate the Takayasu's arteritis patient.
10 Jan 2019 ACR Video QD Video - Evaluation of Takayasu Arteritis
07 Jan 2019 Social Obesity makes everything worse, including SLE! Study of 148 SLE pts; the 32% who were obese had worse disease activity, depression, pain and fatigue.
07 Jan 2019 ACR Video QD Video - Statins
07 Jan 2019 Social Rheumatology Year in Review - New Drugs, irAEs, Enbrel in court, Opioids, new JAKs, Hot PsA Trial, new Lupus drugs, Medical Marijuana, Expen$ive Rheum drugs, Senolytics.
02 Jan 2019 Social Eli Lilly has announced that FDA has granted Fast Track designation to baricitinib, to be studied for the treatment of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). This drug is NOT FDA approved for lupus
25 Dec 2018 News Best of 2018: Ustekinumab May be Effective in Lupus
24 Dec 2018 Social Bing Bingham MD talking on immune related adverse events (MSK and autoimmune). Says these occur in 3-5% of cancer pts treated with Checkpoint inhibitors. Unofficial surveys show nearly 50% of Rheums have seen these referrals. #MARS #ARTHROS
19 Dec 2018 News Nailfold Videocapillaroscopy in Dermatomyositis