Friday, 18 Oct 2019

Autoimmune/Lupus

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08 Nov 2017 Social RT @uptoTate: Mutation of TET2, may be associated w/ inc risk of developing autoimmune diseases in MDS pts. #ACR17 @RheumNow #2905 https://…
13 Sep 2016 Social Nice readable review of pathophysiology and treatment of #Lupus nephritis. https://t.co/nWdERulHKy
02 Feb 2018 Social RT @DrPetryna: Decreased methylation of type I interferon-regulated genes along with multiple other DMCs observed in SLE. Longitudinal stud…
01 Nov 2018 Social Big news? Presented at #ACR18 as an abstract (L10) - small study of 29 primary Sjogrens syndrome pts - 8 Placebo vs 21 on Leflunomide + HCQ. At 24 weeks 1/9 PBO and 9/21 LEF/HCQ responded w/ ESSDAI improved > 3. Surprising, small, needs repeating https://t.co/xC4rA1JFIb
30 Apr 2019 Social Pectus carinatum or "Pigeon Chest" is a chest wall deformity w/ costal cartilage overgrowth pushing forward the manubrium/sterum; predominantly males (4:1F) also @ risk for scoliosis, Marfans, valvular/aortic disease, psychologic problems https://t.co/tL7vDfZDVT
17 Nov 2016 Social RT @ARD_BMJ: Clear practical advice on how to screen for cancer in #myositis #ACR16 https://t.co/wrgxMmQEMl
07 Apr 2017 Social Dr Cappelli Rheumatic AE w/ checkpoint inhibitors include Sicca Sx, inflamm arthritis, PMR, GCA, myositis, lupus nephritis, PsA, Pso
06 Nov 2017 Social RT @DrRachelTate: Poss connection between congenital heart defects and heart block in babies with Ro/La+ moms #ACR17 @RheumNow #1301 https:…
13 May 2016 Social New $5 million Lupus Medical Research Program Approved by House Subcommittee https://t.co/XYU3Rxod8s
28 Mar 2016 Social Incidence of Herpes Zoster (shingles) for RA & SLE pts ≥40 yrs is 1.5-2 times higher than gen pop (8.5/1000) https://t.co/4PYhc35c6L
09 Oct 2016 Social Mayo study of incident Sarcoidosis shows 3 fold higher risk of Venous thrombosis & 4 fold risk of pulm embolism. https://t.co/C4gZc951aJ
26 Feb 2018 Social RT @Lupusdoc: #lupusmomentmonday https://t.co/PC8RrZtsqJ In spite of everything there has been no major downward trend in #steroid use in…
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. https://t.co/PQOQrBca2a
27 Dec 2016 Social 10% of ANCA+ vasculitis developed cancer; CTX had 3x risk; RTX had 33% lower risk. CA was 4.6x more w/ CTX than RTX https://t.co/RJv9OwhSB9
29 Apr 2017 Social #SOTA2017 Dr Baer SSB alone has no diagnostic value, you'll need more to make the dx
06 Nov 2017 Social RT @WShergy: To do a Temporal Artery Biopsy or not. Imaging studies are quite interesting. From the GCA session. https://t.co/gx4plnFsPa
14 Apr 2016 Social QTc interval prolonged in SLE pts is correlated w/ carotid-femoral pulse-wave velocity (subclinical atherosclerosis) https://t.co/QuA4o6iJBA
30 Dec 2017 Social RT @lupuscyclopedia: Check out my book - 'The Lupus Encyclopedia: A Comprehensive Guide for Patients and Families (A ...' - on #BookBuzz -…
19 Jul 2019 Social There was no increaesd risk of cancer in 767 patients with giant cell arteritis in western Norway was compared to matched controls https://t.co/25gf89Ty0f
11 Sep 2018 Social AstraZeneca and MedImmune announced the TULIP 1 Phase III clinical trial of anifrolumab in 460 SLE pts, failed to meet its primary endpoint of reducing disease activity (SRI4) at 12 mos. https://t.co/Xh5ZpfyFZu https://t.co/gPugoSswN5