Friday, 21 Feb 2020

Bone/OP&OA

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12 Feb 2020 Social Some improvement with lateral wedge insoles on function but not pain in one OA. Dr E Ruderman #RWCS2020 @RWCSmtg https://t.co/oL9I4f4Kap
12 Feb 2020 Social JBMR UK network study of 146,956 adults > 50 yrs compared Fracture tisk with tramadol (no cancer/Fx/Opioid disorder) compared to codeine (or naproxen, IBU, celecoxib, etoricoxib). Tramadol was assoc w/ a 28-70% higher Risk of hip Fx https://t.co/TPd9mTknqN
30 Jan 2020 News Hormone Therapy for Postmenopausal Women
29 Jan 2020 News Knee Replacements Last 25 Years
27 Jan 2020 Social New ACR guidelines for OA hip/knee give a conditional recommendation for Balance exercises. https://t.co/2YLKuhZ92M A systematic review of 11 studies shows Knee OA pts at risk for falls. Risk factors: impaired balance, weakness, comorbidities, # of joints https://t.co/fAzYHtIpEM
18 Jan 2020 Social RheumNow Podcast is up! S ame day hip replacments? Steroids & organ damage; Watch it here>> https://t.co/QY3qxTEYv0 or listen to the podcast in your car on Android Auto, Apple car play or https://t.co/3aCQ6qEJPx
15 Jan 2020 News Should We Screen Younger Postmenopausal Women for Osteoporosis?
12 Jan 2020 Social RheumNow Podcast is up! Oral Vs IV Abx, Drugs for Dactylitis/Enthesitis, Arterial embolization for OA; watch here>> https://t.co/GkpOmT4uSZ or Listen on Apple podcasts or here >> https://t.co/a2KtwRjkOY
09 Jan 2020 News Genicular Artery Embolization to Treat Osteoarthritis Knee Pain
07 Jan 2020 News ACR-Arthritis Foundation Treatment Guidelines for Osteoarthritis
30 Dec 2019 Social Review of 541,744 total knee replacement (TKR) in Australia (1999-2017) finds lower revision rates in RA vs. OA, but increased risk of infection in RA (esp. males) https://t.co/XA1jLoOEBo
26 Dec 2019 Social 2014-2015 study of 750K from Southern Sweden shows 24% of OA patients used opioids (2 fold higher than those without knee or hip OA).
17 Dec 2019 Social There is a 2 fold higher rate of RE-Vertebral fractures in Primary Osteoporosis patients who had a previous percutaneous vertebroplasty (PVP) and when taking steroids (vs no steroids). https://t.co/rQaqZnmaD5
16 Dec 2019 Social The RheumNow Podcast is up - The Elusive Hand OA Problem (12.13.19) Watch it here>> https://t.co/l75xB48JqW or listen to the podcast here >> https://t.co/hLChtsUSdu
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. https://t.co/i2N4vs0Sjb
12 Dec 2019 News Short-term Benefit with Prednisolone in Hand Osteoarthritis
10 Dec 2019 Social Those with prior partial knee arthroplasty (AKA medial unicompartmental knee arthroplasty) who undergo total knee replacement have a 3-fold higher risk of revision vs primary TKA. https://t.co/PIJICbfkoG
21 Nov 2019 Social It's Dr. Paul Sufka @psufka talking about methotrexate and prednisone for Hand osteoarthritis https://t.co/fnvIs3LnYs #ACR19 @philipcrobinson
20 Nov 2019 ACR Video Bad to the Bone: Dr. Chad Deal
18 Nov 2019 ACR Video Methotrexate and Prednisone for Hand OA: Dr. Paul Sufka