Wednesday, 13 Nov 2019

RA/Inflammatory arthritis

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28 Dec 2016 Social Claims data >500K people in metro areas shows 58% RA pts see a RHEUM, 64% Rx a DMARD, 30% biologic pts had TB screen
19 May 2017 Social Worldwide #RA prevalence in low-middle income countries increased 2000 to 2010 (3.16 mill males, 14.87 mill females)
09 Apr 2018 Social Abbvie announces results of its JAK inhibitor upadacitinib ouperforming adalimumab with ACR20 71%, ACR50 of 45%, 29 DAS remission, LDAS 45% at week 12
22 May 2018 Social Does high IL-26 levels in chronic smokers account for higher disease activity in RA and Crohns by mobilizing neutrophil activity?
07 Mar 2019 Social The PARA study shows among 249 pregnancies (2002-2008), breastfeading was less in RA - at 4-6, 12 & 26 wks postpartum 43%, 26% and 9% of the RA breastfed (vs 63%, 46% & 41% in controls). Many patients D/C breastfeeding so they could start medication.
20 Aug 2019 Social Telemedicine study of 122 #RA patients in the Alaska Tribal Health System shows that video telemedicine was more in pts with higher disease activity, positive views of telemedicine, and whose physicians used telemedicine more often.
17 Jun 2019 Social RT @Janetbirdope: Can implanting vagal nerve stimulator in tough to treat RA pts work? Could theoretically decrease TNF. Small RCT. Maybe.…
09 Mar 2016 Social Nurses health study shows more smokers in women w/ PTSD and >4 PTSD sxs assoc w/ more RA (regardless of smoking)
23 Jun 2016 Social Morning stiffness severity is better than duration; AMS duration weakly correlates with disease activity
05 Nov 2017 Social RT @DrRachelTate: Holding MTX 2 weeks post flu vaccine improves immunogenicity w/o increasing RA dz activity. #ACR17 @RheumNow #827 https:/…
20 Dec 2017 Social RT @DrPetryna: Analysis of inmunohistovhemistry of human and mouse skin biopsy reveals TGF-β suppresses angiogenesis in #SSc through decrea…
05 Jun 2018 Social Quick review of the package insert details with the new RA drug baricitinib (Olumiant)
21 Jul 2015 Social New onset JIA pts shown to have increased carotid IMT and MPO levels early in the disease; likely to incr CV risk
29 Jan 2016 Social Ultrasound predicts 2.3-3.7 fold increase risk of future arthritis in CCP+ (no synovitis) pts,
04 Apr 2019 Social RT @rheumarhyme: #RNL2019 But ANCA wont completely replace it. (depends on scenario) --Dr Langford
02 Feb 2017 Social Sarilumab (anti-IL-6) "Kevzara" approved by Health Canada for the Rx of RA. Dose 200 mg sc EOW. Let IL6 Wars begin!
20 Jul 2017 Social Mucosal immunity seen in at-risk RA (preclinical) people w/ IgA producing plasmablasts 39% than RA & controls(1%,9%)
21 Jun 2015 Social Varicella Zoster Virus Commonly Found in Giant Cell Artery Biopsies | RheumNow - Rheumatology News & Information
18 Jul 2016 Social Adherence to T2T in 198 early RA pts had no effect on xrays or 12 mos DAS, but signif improved DAS & function @3yrs
27 Sep 2016 Social Rates of Septic arthritis increased 43% in UK (5.5-->7.8/100k) over last 15yrs, especially in elderly >75.