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Cohort Study: Among patients with resolved Hepatitis B infections and concomitant autoimmune disease, exposure to prednisone doses greater than 20 mg/day were associated with a high risk for HBV reactivation or hepatitis flare.

21 Jan, 2022 | 09:39h | UTC

Average corticosteroid dose and risk for HBV reactivation and hepatitis flare in patients with resolved hepatitis B infection – Annals of Rheumatic Disease (link to abstract – $ for full-text)

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Consensus statements for the assessment and management of non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis.

21 Jan, 2022 | 09:26h | UTC

Australian Consensus Statements for the Assessment and Management of Non-radiographic Axial Spondyloarthritis – Rheumatology and Therapy

 


Systematic Review: Comparison of clinical manifestations in rheumatoid arthritis vs. spondyloarthritis.

21 Jan, 2022 | 09:24h | UTC

Comparison of Clinical Manifestations in Rheumatoid Arthritis vs. Spondyloarthritis: A Systematic Literature Review – Rheumatology and Therapy

 


Consensus recommendations on managing the selected comorbidities including cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, and interstitial lung disease in rheumatoid arthritis.

20 Jan, 2022 | 08:52h | UTC

Consensus recommendations on managing the selected comorbidities including cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, and interstitial lung disease in rheumatoid arthritis – Medicine

 


In a study with 1110 children with prolonged fever, MRP8/14 serum levels were validated as a diagnostic marker for systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis.

14 Jan, 2022 | 08:07h | UTC

MRP8/14 serum levels as diagnostic markers for systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis in children with prolonged fever – Rheumatology (link to abstract – $ for full-text)

Commentary: It is about time: the first validated biomarker for early diagnosis of sJIA – Rheumatology

 


Phase 2 RCT: In patients with generalized pustular psoriasis, Spesolimab improved lesions at one week but was associated with infections and systemic drug reactions.

14 Jan, 2022 | 08:01h | UTC

Trial of Spesolimab for Generalized Pustular Psoriasis – New England Journal of Medicine (link to abstract – $ for full-text)

Commentary: Trial of Spesolimab for Generalized Pustular Psoriasis – Mount Sinai

 


RCT: In patients with immune-mediated inflammatory diseases (rheumatoid arthritis, spondyloarthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ulcerative colitis, Crohn disease, or psoriasis) treated with Infliximab, a proactive therapeutic drug monitoring protocol was more likely to lead to sustained disease control.

14 Jan, 2022 | 07:57h | UTC

Effect of Therapeutic Drug Monitoring vs Standard Therapy During Maintenance Infliximab Therapy on Disease Control in Patients With Immune-Mediated Inflammatory Diseases: A Randomized Clinical Trial – JAMA (link to abstract – $ for full-text)

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Review: Large-vessel vasculitis.

8 Jan, 2022 | 22:50h | UTC

Large-vessel vasculitis – Nature Reviews Disease Primers (if the link is paywalled, try this one)

Infographic: Large-vessel vasculitis (if the link is paywalled, try this one)

 


Janus kinase-targeting therapies in rheumatology: a mechanisms-based approach.

8 Jan, 2022 | 22:45h | UTC

Janus kinase-targeting therapies in rheumatology: a mechanisms-based approach – Nature Reviews Rheumatology (if the link is paywalled, try this one)

 


Management of patellar tendinopathy: a systematic review and network meta-analysis of randomized studies.

16 Dec, 2021 | 08:35h | UTC

Management of patellar tendinopathy: a systematic review and network meta-analysis of randomised studies – BMJ Open Sport & Exercise Medicine

 


Pictorial Review: Spinal disorders mimicking infection.

5 Dec, 2021 | 23:10h | UTC

Spinal disorders mimicking infection – Insights into Imaging

 


Retrospective Cohort Study: Except for Rituximab, most immunosuppressive medicines were not associated with increased risk of mechanical ventilation or death in patients hospitalized with Covid-19.

2 Dec, 2021 | 10:07h | UTC

Long-term use of immunosuppressive medicines and in-hospital COVID-19 outcomes: a retrospective cohort study using data from the National COVID Cohort Collaborative – The Lancet Rheumatology

Commentaries:

What does endemic COVID-19 mean for the future of rituximab? – The Lancet Rheumatology

Outcomes for hospitalized COVID-19 patients taking immunosuppressive medications similar to non-immunosuppressed patients, study finds – Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health

Study: Immune-suppressed not at higher risk of poor COVID outcomes – CIDRAP

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


The musculoskeletal manifestations of Marfan Syndrome: diagnosis, impact, and management.

28 Nov, 2021 | 20:58h | UTC

The Musculoskeletal Manifestations of Marfan Syndrome: Diagnosis, Impact, and Management – Current Rheumatology Reports

 


2021 DORIS definition of remission in SLE: final recommendations from an international task force.

26 Nov, 2021 | 10:01h | UTC

2021 DORIS definition of remission in SLE: final recommendations from an international task force – Lupus Science & Medicine

 


Review: A Road Map of the Axial Spondyloarthritis Continuum.

24 Nov, 2021 | 08:27h | UTC

A Road Map of the Axial Spondyloarthritis Continuum – Mayo Clinic Proceedings

 


RCT: Tofacitinib (oral drug) is an effective treatment in patients with polyarticular course juvenile idiopathic arthritis.

21 Nov, 2021 | 22:38h | UTC

Tofacitinib in juvenile idiopathic arthritis: a double-blind, placebo-controlled, withdrawal phase 3 randomised trial – The Lancet (link to abstract – $ for full-text)

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


What Is the best maintenance therapy for ANCA vasculitis?

18 Nov, 2021 | 08:34h | UTC

What Is the Best Maintenance Therapy for ANCA Vasculitis? – Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology

 


Review: Antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody-associated interstitial lung disease.

10 Nov, 2021 | 06:46h | UTC

Antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody-associated interstitial lung disease: a review – European Respiratory Review

 


CDC Guidance: Immunocompromised may need a fourth Covid-19 shot.

4 Nov, 2021 | 10:06h | UTC

Interim Clinical Considerations for Use of COVID-19 Vaccines Currently Approved or Authorized in the United States – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Commentaries:

Immunocompromised may need a fourth Covid-19 shot, CDC says – CNN

Some immunocompromised people can receive a 4th Covid shot, CDC says – NBC News

 


NICE Guideline | Myalgic encephalomyelitis (or encephalopathy)/chronic fatigue syndrome: diagnosis and management.

31 Oct, 2021 | 20:03h | UTC

Myalgic encephalomyelitis (or encephalopathy)/chronic fatigue syndrome: diagnosis and management – National Institute for Health and Care Excellence

Commentaries:

Chronic fatigue syndrome advice scraps exercise therapy – BBC

ME exercise therapy guidance scrapped by health watchdog Nice – The Guardian

 


RCT: Extended follow-up of local steroid injection for carpal tunnel syndrome.

28 Oct, 2021 | 09:46h | UTC

Extended Follow-up of Local Steroid Injection for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: A Randomized Clinical Trial – JAMA Network Open

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Review: Thoracic involvement and imaging patterns in IgG4-related disease.

26 Oct, 2021 | 01:22h | UTC

Thoracic involvement and imaging patterns in IgG4-related disease – European Respiratory Review

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Cluster RCT: Increasing the dietary sources of calcium and protein (by providing additional milk, yogurt, and cheese) reduced hip fractures and falls in older adults in residential care.

22 Oct, 2021 | 10:21h | UTC

Effect of dietary sources of calcium and protein on hip fractures and falls in older adults in residential care: cluster randomised controlled trial – The BMJ

News release: Increasing dairy intake reduces falls and fractures among older care home residents – British Medical Journal

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


The Dutch Multidisciplinary Occupational Health Guideline to Enhance Work Participation Among Low Back Pain and Lumbosacral Radicular Syndrome Patients.

7 Oct, 2021 | 10:18h | UTC

The Dutch Multidisciplinary Occupational Health Guideline to Enhance Work Participation Among Low Back Pain and Lumbosacral Radicular Syndrome Patients – Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation

 


Evidence and consensus-based recommendations for non-pharmacological treatment of fatigue, hand function loss, Raynaud’s phenomenon, and digital ulcers in patients with systemic sclerosis.

7 Oct, 2021 | 10:19h | UTC

Evidence and consensus-based recommendations for non-pharmacological treatment of fatigue, hand function loss, Raynaud’s phenomenon, and digital ulcers in patients with systemic sclerosis – Rheumatology

 


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