Friday, 21 Feb 2020


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18 Sep 2017 Social 50 pt trial of steroid injx vs wrist splinting for carpal tunnel syndr shows injx w/ better dexterity, satisfaction
11 Nov 2019 Social RT @KDAO2011: #acr19 @rheumnow Great debate Rebuttal from Dr Humphrey NO-anabolic 1st line rationale for GIO “While Teri can be considere…
24 Sep 2016 Social RT @RonanTKavanagh: “bisphosphonate use in hip fracture pts decreased from 15% in 2004 to 3% in the last quarter of 2013”…
08 Dec 2015 Social Cadmium may increase risk of osteoporosis & Fx. Sources: industrial plants, metal workers, smoking, food, >Japan
06 Nov 2017 Social RT @cgytz: Hyperuricemia is associated with more rapid knee osteoarthritis progression #ACR17
25 Oct 2018 Social RT @WIRheum: MTX for OA of the knee 12 months, 155 pts, endpoint=pain statistically significant improvement, probably not clinically mean…
13 Dec 2019 Social YET another drug fails in erosive hand OA (EHOA). A phase II trial of an IL-1 inhibitor (lutikizumab) vs PBO given to 110 EHOA pts shows not differences in pain outcomes, despite biologic changes in CRP, IL1, neutrophils in those on the IL-1 inhibitor.
19 Feb 2018 Social Dentists are ill at ease providing dental surgery to patients on bisphosphonates. 63% active ask about BP Rx, 85% reluctant to do dental surgery if on BP Rx.
08 Dec 2016 Social Tumor-induced osteomalacia, rare, w/ low phosphate, high Alk phos, fatigue arthralgias, multiple Fx from Hi FGF 23.
13 Nov 2017 Social Pregabalin (not duloxetine) improves pain in hand osteoarthritis in RCT vs PBO - improved pain and function.
03 Jan 2019 Social Chronic Urticaria associated with a 23% higher risk of osteoporosis, irrespective of steroid use. Population study from Israel compared 11,944 Chr urticaria w/ 59,829 controls. (HR = 1.23, 95% CI 1.10–1.37, p <0.001)
12 Feb 2020 Social PRP injections for knee OA may work, but at a very high can 8 price $714. Dr E Ruderman #RWCS2020 @RWCSmtg
13 Mar 2017 Social FDA delayed action on Radius' new anabolic osteoporosis drug abaloparatide to June 30, requesting new information
18 Apr 2016 Social 10 yrs after Knee arthroplasty, OA patients at increase risk for hip (4%) & vertebral (19%) fractures
10 May 2017 Social Short/Long term responses to intraarticular steroids in Knee OA are best in pts w/ mild OA;worst w/ advanced OA knee
16 Jun 2018 Social RT @DrAiLynTan: Secondary #osteoporosis in systemic mastocytosis! Prevalence ~ 30% Beware in cascade of multiple vertebral #fractures! m…
12 Aug 2019 Social Nearly 30% of presurgical OA (Spine> Hip &Knee) used prescription opioids. Opioid use was greater w/ spine OA (vs knee), obesity, smokers, depression, greater pain, higher TJC, & concurrent use of other pain meds
13 Feb 2020 Social RT @Janetbirdope: Trends in periop Rx of hip and knee replacement. Little or no narcotics, pain cocktail, tramexamic acid to reduce blood l…
08 May 2018 Social UK study of 1207 male ex-footballers & 4085 control pop. men shows knee osteoarthritis outcomes (knee pain, RKOA TKR) 2-3 times higher in male ex-footballers compared with men in the general population group
19 Jul 2016 Social Unloading shoes (triple-density, variable-stiffness midsoles lateral-wedge insoles) do not benefit knee OA patients