Friday, 03 Apr 2020

RA/Inflammatory arthritis

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10 Feb 2020 ACR Video QD Clinic - Seronegative RA
10 Feb 2020 Social RA woman on Otezla, Kevzara, 10 pred, w/ no response, Now has SJC 9, TJC 11! Prev failed MTX, ETN, ADA, ABA, IL-6. What would treat w/?
10 Feb 2020 Social Spanish study of 78 RA pts shows that Rituximab (#RTX) use was associated with a lower risk of functional respiratory decline compared with non-exposure (HR 0.51; 95% CI 0.31, 0.85). Higher w/ UIP; lower with steroids, disease activity & lower duration https://t.co/jyUXbmQDYl
10 Feb 2020 News DMARD Inertia by Registry Rheumatologists
07 Feb 2020 Social Canadian study of 643 pts triaged for a positive ANA; 41% were seen by a rheumatologist. 1) 24% of ANA+ ps had an ANA assoc rheumatic dz (AARD); 2) 26%no evidence of any disease; 3) 39% other rheum Dx4) 11% failed to met AARD criteria. https://t.co/pSmBml75nj
07 Feb 2020 ACR Video QD Clinic - EULAR RA Guidelines, Part 5
06 Feb 2020 Social Study of 75 adult Stills pts looked at flare biomarkers (25 not on TCZ; 6 on TCZ). AOSD flares , ESR/CRP/Ferritin were significantly elevated on TCZ+; but less so in TCZ- pts. WBC & LDH rose regardless of TCZ Rx. Best Biomarkers: WBC, CRP, LDH, Ferritin https://t.co/G4VowxZXGB
06 Feb 2020 ACR Video QD Clinic - EULAR RA Guidelines, Part 4
06 Feb 2020 News Bariatric Weight Loss Fails to Alter RA Risk
05 Feb 2020 Social QD Clinic - Part 3 of my discussion of 2020 EULAR recommendations for RA treatment - this one addresses the use of MTX, GC & T2T. Watch on Youtube https://t.co/vaI1sTFSCw or Listen to the podcast https://t.co/n7IBiOvJFn 01:15 PM (CST)
05 Feb 2020 Social QD Clinic - Part 2 of my discussion of 2020 EULAR recommendations for RA treatment Watch on Youtube or https://t.co/s6BBsfCUb2 or Listen to the podcast https://t.co/wLUKPESp4b
05 Feb 2020 ACR Video QD Clinic - EULAR RA Guidelines, Part 3
03 Feb 2020 ACR Video QD Clinic - EULAR RA Guidelines, Part 1
03 Feb 2020 News Limited Advantage to Very Early vs. Delayed Etanercept in RA
03 Feb 2020 Social The RheumNow Podcast is up! - Watch it here https://t.co/utl5EH0BWj or listen to the podcast in the car, when you run or while folding clothes https://t.co/LOGUzgReyg
02 Feb 2020 Social #UTSW Dr. Kermani - in GCA PET may be best at capturing Activity, while MRA may best define Extent of disease
01 Feb 2020 Social QD Clinic - videos and podcast on patient care issues - this week: isolated inflammatory hip arthritis; monitoring vasculitis; mistakes in pain management; & when to use anakinra. Watch videos on https://t.co/V10S4oVFsv or listen by podcast https://t.co/8ryHEbAPXe
31 Jan 2020 Social Swedish nationwide registers studied births in IIM/myositis pts betw 1973 - 2016 & found increased risk of caesarean section (aRR = 1.98), preterm birth ( 3.35) and low birth weight ( 5.69) AND incr risk of C-sections 1-3 yrs prior to the Dx of IIM https://t.co/Kr6uQW01xv
31 Jan 2020 News RheumNow Podcast- 2019 EULAR RA Guidelines (1.31.20)
30 Jan 2020 Social CORRONA study of ~800 RA patients shows that high and low comorbidity scores and BMI status (obese BMI ≥ 30; n = 356 vs nonobese BMI < 30; n = 449) did not impair or alter the effectiveness of tocilizumab. https://t.co/S3wxaGPlHD