Monday, 16 Sep 2019


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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
07 Nov 2017 Social RT @_connectedcare: ANA as a screening test is problematic given this low specificity. Leads to so much anxiety #ACR17 @RheumNow https://t.…
01 Jun 2016 Social Rituximab fails to be effective treatment for calcinosis.
01 Jul 2019 Social Dr. Dinesh Khanna discusses the pulmonary outcomes of tocilizumab is systemic sclerosis (focuSSed trial). #EULAR2019 OP0245
14 Apr 2017 Social Anabasum is a oral endocannabinoid-mimetic binds to CB2 receptor, will enter a phase III trial in Systemic sclerosis
03 Nov 2017 Social Comparison of familial and sporadic SLE - Photosensitivity, thrombocytopenia renal more in sporadic SLE.
17 Apr 2018 Social Lupus care provided by a Lupus specialty vs General Rheumatology (GRC) shows LC w/ better quality measures [86% vs 70%] w/ better APL testing, DXA, steroid sparing , ACE inhibitor use Moderate correlation between the MDs #SLE patients and QM performance
22 Jul 2018 Social Prevalence of Lupus has increased over 16 yrs; Canadian adminstrative claims data shows lupus 6x more common in women than men. From 2000–2015 incidence 4.43 per 100K population. 2015 prevalence was 90 per 100,000
05 May 2015 Social Study of 513 GPA (Wegeners) patients; 3.3% had cardiac involvement - unrelated to ANCA positivity or disease activity 
18 Sep 2015 Social High frequency of metabolic syndrome and abnormal adipocytokine profile in Primary Sjogrens Syndrome @DrPetryna
28 Sep 2016 Social IL-6 inhibitor (PF-04236921) NOT effective in SLE;186 pts RCT- 3 doses same as placebo in SRI-4, BICLA responses
20 Jul 2017 Social RT @DrPetryna: Presence of germinal centers on labial gland biopsy in SjS is not asssociated with risk of MALToma @…
07 Nov 2017 Social RT @DrBhana: Memorize this slide: work up for Asymptotic HyperCKemia #acr17
22 Jun 2016 Social Breast cancer patients who also have autoimmune disorders have reduced survival and worse outcomes
15 Feb 2019 Social Analysis of a large Pediatric hospital database and 5679 SLE admissions shows that 12.4% had Pericardial Effusion (PCE) at entry. PCE was assoc w/ 2.5 higherrisk of In-hospital mortality(p 0.027) and 1.5 time more 30Day readmissions (p 0.001).
29 Apr 2017 Social #SOTA2017 Dr Oddis more on jo-1 vs. non-Jo1 pts
04 Nov 2017 Social RT @isa75012: CAPS is a complementopathy. B2GP is homolog to factor H. And there is a treatment!! Eculizumab (anti-C5a) #ACR17
08 Nov 2017 Social RT @DrBhana: Hard to read but vast DDX of granulomatous disease #ACR17
29 Aug 2019 Social Among 312 Lupus patients, epilepsy seen in 36 (11.5%)- 30 had focal onset. Half had NPSLE. NPSLE + Epilepsy were more likely to have APS; and Cerebrovascular dz & psychosis were 2-3 fold higher (compare to NPSLE without epilepsy (p<0.001).
29 Apr 2017 Social RT @DrRachelTate: Pearls on Scleromxyedema and scleredema from Dr. Hummers @RheumNow #SOTA2017