Friday, 18 Oct 2019

RA/Inflammatory arthritis

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05 Nov 2017 Social RT @KDAO2011: #ACR17 CKD and fragility fractures most impt predictors of mortality in RA pts on biologics @rheumnow #524
09 Oct 2015 Social Genetic basis for pediatric autoimmune disease finds greatest associations with type I DM & JIA, modest for UC & CD
26 Sep 2018 Social Analysis of eteran's Affairs RA data from 2006 to 2012, looked at escalating from MTX to MTX‐TNFi or triple therapy shows nonpersistence with triple Rx is related to AE from SSZ use.
23 Aug 2018 Social 1st Ceremonial Burial of Dead Words in Rheumatology - The Rheumatology Dead Word Cemetary (CTD, Rheumatism, CREST, MCTD, and more)
05 Nov 2017 Social RT @_connectedcare: A reminder how common malignancy is with dermatomyositis #ACR17 @rheumnow
27 Feb 2017 Social Study of 550 RA pts shows RA assoc ILD more likely w/ age, smoking, elevated LDH and RF positivity.
02 Aug 2016 Social TEAR had significantly improved RA activity assoc w/ increased cholesterol, HDL, LDL w/ MTX, MTX/ETN, triple DMARD
19 Feb 2016 Social Dr Jeff Curtis analyzes why some patients dont/wont do #T2T & maybe how to best frame the need for T2T in RA
29 Apr 2017 Social RT @DrRachelTate: Types of "Difficult RA" J. Cush, MD. Remember, we may be part of the problem. @RheumNow #SOTA2017
16 Apr 2018 Social 2996 HIV+ patients on HRT finds 113 w/ Rheumatic disease, lead by AVN 39 (1.3%), psoriasis 28 (1%), RA 7, PsA 6, & SLE 6pts. HIV Males 1.7 times more likely to have a rheum Dz. Hep C incr the risk of RD. RD Risk in HIV+ appears same as gen population.
30 May 2018 Social 5 Yr study of 403 early RA patients shows radiographic progression occurred in 143 (35.5%), more likely with high dose steroids and less likely with >36 mos of biologic therapy.
16 Aug 2017 Social Well done study shows nurses assistants, brick/concrete/electrical workers have >2fold increased risk of #RA - Huh?
16 Mar 2019 Social Daily noninvasive ultrasound (US) stimulation of the spleen significantly reduces disease severity in a murine model of inflammatory arthritis. Results mediated via T & B cell effects as T/B deficient mice did not improve with splenic US.
19 Feb 2019 Social A prospective clinical registry examined 1,520 deaths among 12,679 RA participants (80,502 PYs). Mortality was strongly associated with Obesity BMI >30 kg/m2; at age 30 HR: 2.00 (1.65,2.42) p<0.001].
05 Jul 2019 Social RT @RheumNow: Dr. Gerd Burmester reviews the SEMIRA study that examines whether or not you should wean that 5mg Prednisone in your RA patie…
09 Dec 2016 Social RT @CCalabreseDO: Wide spectrum of joint manifestations seen post-Chikungunya infection @RheumNow @LCalabreseDO
06 Nov 2017 Social RT @psufka: I’m quoted in the @Medscape article: “Predicting Successful Biologic Tapering for RA Feasible”
24 Mar 2017 Social Review of Poor prognostic factors guiding treatment in #RA - Hi DAS, Erosion CCP, Xtra-Articular, HAQ, biomarkers
27 Jul 2015 Social RT @DrPetryna Nationwide Taiwan cohort study identifies chronic osteomyelitis as a risk factor for development of RA
26 Aug 2016 Social ACPA (+) RA patients the number of osteophytes signficantly correlates w/ number of erosions. Inflammation-->2nd OA