Thursday, 27 Feb 2020

RA/Inflammatory arthritis

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25 Feb 2020 News Bariatric Surgery Improves Rheumatoid Activity
21 Feb 2020 Social Cross sectional study of 139 RA patients shows that severity of periodontal disease on dental exams was linearly associated with both the presence and levels of anti-CCP antibodies.
21 Feb 2020 Social Dr. Bruce Cronstein has a full read review of the MOA of MTX - is it increased adenosine release, NO2 synthase uncoupling, NF-κB effects, or the increased in long intergenic non-coding RNA p21 (lincRNA-p21)? - See his lecture at
20 Feb 2020 News Seronegativity on the Rise in RA
19 Feb 2020 Social A study of 319 WOMEN with RA shows a higher rate of depression (30% in RA) compared to healthy controls (12.4%) (p<0.001). Depressive symptoms were strongly associated with disease activity and disability (HAQ, p<0.005).
18 Feb 2020 ACR Video QD Clinic - Weighty Decisions in RA
18 Feb 2020 Social Vitamin D levels are not associated with Fatigue! Study of 169 RA pts, 69% w/ a DAS28-CRP <3.2. with no/low correlation with serum 25(OH)D (r = −0.14); YET fatigue was significantly associated with RA disease activity, psychological distress and pain
17 Feb 2020 ACR Video QD Clinic - CPPD and PIP4
17 Feb 2020 ACR Video Interleukin Inhibitors and Risk of Cancer, Serious or Opportunistic Infections
17 Feb 2020 ACR Video Adult Onset Still’s Disease as Fever of Unknown Origin
17 Feb 2020 ACR Video Advances in RA Therapy
17 Feb 2020 Social Pregnancy study from Alberta compared population with (308,989), RA (631), SpA (2461) - showed RA more likely to be complicated by preterm delivery (13.5%), C-section (34%), HTN in preg (10.5%), and SGA (15.6%). No incr found in SpA women
17 Feb 2020 ACR Video Fractures with RA and ESRD
15 Feb 2020 Social RheumNow Podcast is up! Cool stuff and quips from the RWCS meeting! Watch the video here or listen to it on iTunes or here
15 Feb 2020 Social RT @Janetbirdope: Do you work up pt with frequent infections who has RA SLE or vasculitis? Common variable immune deficiency is .....COMMON…
15 Feb 2020 Social RT @Janetbirdope: Was are placebo responses so high in RA MTX-IR who receive MTX in RCTs. ?adherence ?placebo effect ?keen study personnel.…
15 Feb 2020 Social RT @Janetbirdope: Here’s what I think is missing in RA for JAKi trials. Mono therapy post MTX-IR vs TNFi. Comparisons head2head with other…
15 Feb 2020 Social Finch 1 trial of Filgotinib vs adalimulmab in MTX IR #RA pts shows FIL 200 is superior to FIL 100 or ADA 40. Drs. Fleischman/Genovese at #RWCS2020 @RWCSmtg
15 Feb 2020 Social SELECT-COMPRE study shows that if you don't respond to either ADA or UPAD you can successfully switch to the other. Drs. Fleischman/Genovese at #RWCS2020 @RWCSmtg
15 Feb 2020 Social RT @HealioRheum: Dr. Jack Cush @RheumNow drills down the differences in seropositive vs. seronegative #rheumatoidarthritis - and the potent…