Arthritis & Rheumatism, Volume 60,
October 2009 Abstract Supplement
The 2009 ACR/ARHP Annual Scientific Meeting
Philadelphia October 16-21, 2009.
Damage Due to Glucocorticoids in a Multicentre SLE Inception Cohort
DAS28 and RAPID3 Based On Patient Questionnaire Scores Are More Likely Than ESR to Indicate a Quantitative Abnormality at Initiation of Methotrexate Therapy, to Monitor Improvement in Status in 201 Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis
Decision Aid Formats to Communicate the Effect of DMARDs On Structural Joint Damage in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Decline of Mean Initial Prednisone Dose From 10.3 Mg/Day in 19801985 to 3.6 Mg/Day in 20002004, with Similar Efficacy Over 12 Subsequent Months
Decrease in the Ratio of Small Dense LDL to LDL in the RA Patients Treated with Anti-TNF- Agents
Decrease of Hip Replacement Surgery in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis - Results From a Well Defined Population in Southern Sweden
Decreased Expression of Caveolin-1 Contributes to IGFBP-5s Fibrotic Activity
Decreased Expression of the Endothelial Cell Activation Marker HLA-DQ in Skeletal Muscle After Three Months of Adalimumab Treatment in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis
Decreased Levels of Sirt1 in OA Articular Cartilage Are Associated with An Increase in MMP-3, 13 and Apoptosis
Decreased Live Births in Women with SLE
Decreased Numbers of Circulating Dendritic Cells and Defective Suppressive Function of T Regulatory Cells in ANCA-Associated Vasculitis
Decreased Physical Activity in RA Women Is Associated with Cardiovascular Risk Factors but Not with Body Fat Mass
Defective FOXP3 Expression in Patients with Acute Kawasaki Disease and Restoration by Intravenous Immunoglobulin Therapy
Defining and Measuring Global Flares of Juvenile Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (JSLE)
Defining Spinal Inflammation in Ankylosing Spondylitis-a Correlation of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Findings with Clinical, Radiological and Laboratory Markers
Definition of Remission and Relapse in Polymyalgia RheumaticaData From a Literature Search and a Delphi Based Expert Consensus
Degree of Modification of Ro 60 by the Lipid Peroxidation Byproduct 4-Hydroxy-2-Nonenal May Differentially Induce Sjgrens Syndrome or Systemic Lupus Erythematosus in BALB/c Mice
DEK in the Synovium of JIA Patients: Characterization of DEK Antibodies and Posttranslational Modification of the DEK Autoantigen
Delay in Referral in Early Arthritis and Its Effect On Disease Outcome
Delayed Antigen-Specific Responses and Increased Disease Activity in MRL-Lpr Mice Following Influenza Infection
Delayed Clinical Response in Great Part of Patients with Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Initially Not Responding to Etanercept
Delayed Diagnosis Is Associated with Total Hip Replacement in Patients with Spondyloarthritis: Report From the SPARK International Survey
Demographics and Previous Complications/Interventions in Patients with Digital Ulcers and Different Subsets of Scleroderma: Preliminary Findings From the DUO Registry
Dendritic Cell-Derived Dopamine Induces IL-6-Th17 Axis in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Dendritic Cell-Specific Transmembrane Protein (DC-STAMP) Is An Immunoreceptor Tyrosine-Based Inhibitory Motif (ITIM)-Bearing Molecule Regulating Osteoclast Development Thru the SHP-1 Signaling Cascade
Denosumab and Risk of Fractures in Subgroups of Women with Osteoporosis
Depletion of Inducible Co-Stimulator (ICOS) Bearing T Cells Inhibits Expansion of T Follicular Helper Cells (TFH) and Prevents Disease in a Graft Versus Host Mouse Model of Scleroderma
Depression and Couple Mutuality in Prospective Data From Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients
Depression Is a Risk Factor for Subclinical Atherosclerosis in SLE
Describing Usual Physical Therapy Practice Following Total Knee Replacement in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
Detection of Anti-dsDNA in Subjects Referred for Inflammatory Rheumatic Disease Associates with Differing Clinical Phenotypes Depending On the Assay Used
Detection of IgG/IgM Antibodies That Recognize Epitope Gly40-Arg43 in Domain I of Beta2GPI with An ELISA Assay: A New Perspective in Prediction of Thrombotic Manifestations in Antiphospholipid Syndrome?
Determinants of Hypertension in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Determinants of the Quality of Life in Patients with Fibromyalgia: a Structural Equation Modeling Approach
Determinants of TNF Switching in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
Determination of Response to Treatment of Anterior Uveitis with Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis and Isolated Chronic Idiopathic Uveitis
Developing a Cartilage Scoring System for RA Using 3T MRI Scanning
Developing a Cinical Score for Knee OA in the Osteoarthritis Initiative
Developing American College of Rheumatology and European League against Rheumatism Criteria for Definition of a Flare in Patients with Gout
Development and Initial Validation of the Bristol RA Fatigue Multi-Dimensional Questionnaire (BRAF-MDQ)
Development and Preliminary Validation of A Method for Scoring Bone Proliferation in Ankylosing Spondylitis Using Magnetic Resonance Imaging by the Canada-Denmark MRI Working Group: The Can-Den SAS (Spur and Ankylosis Score)
Development and Preliminary Validation the EULAR Sjgrens Syndrome Disease Activity Index (ESSDAI): A New Consensual Disease Activity Index That Detects Changes Accurately
Development and Validation of a Meniscal Symptom Index for the Diagnosis of Meniscal Tear
Development and Validation of the Osteoarthritis Burden Questionnaire (OA-Quest)
Development of a Composite Psoriatic Disease Activity Index
Development of a Predictive Rule for Nephritis in Pediatric Lupus Patients
Development of Natural Calcium and Phosphate-Donating Molecules and a New Iontophoretic Device for the Topical Treatment of Osteoporosis
Development of P552-02 to Treat Xerostomia in Sjgrens Syndrome
Development of the Novel Assay System for Detecting Anti-SRP Autoantibodies: The Clinical, Histopathological, and Immunogenetic Features in Japanese Patients
Development of the Scleroderma Disease Activity Index (SDAI)
Diagnosing Autoantibody-Negative Rheumatoid Arthritis in An Early Arthritis Clinic Using Peripheral Blood CD4 T-Cell Gene Expression Profiling
Diagnostic Algorithm for Pediatric Sjgrens Syndrome
Diagnostic Performance of Three Different Anti-Citrullinated Protein Antibodies-Evaluation in the Early Arthritis ESPOIR Cohort
Diagnostic Reliability of Magnetic Resonance Imaging for Central Nervous System Syndromes in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: A Prospective Cohort Study
Diagnostic Utility of MRI in Early Spondyloarthritis: Do Rheumatologists Omit Diagnostic Information Provided by the T1-Weighted Sequence?
Differences in Biologic Patterns of Use Among Rheumatic Arthritis Patients Treated with or without Methotrexate
Differences in Inflammatory Arthritis Activity Across Mexican Mestizos, Canadian Native American Indians and Canadian Caucasians: HLA Associations
Differences in Overall Disability as Measured by the Health Assessment Questionnaire (HAQ) Between Patients with and without Digital Ulcers in Systemic Sclerosis (SSc): A Post Hoc Analysis of Pooled Data From Two Digital Ulcer Randomized Controlled Trial
Different Cartilage Oligomeric Matrix Protein (COMP) Patterns in Untreated Anti-CCP Positive and Negative Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
Different Utility Measurement Instruments May Not Discriminate Across Disease Severity: Results From a Cohort of Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients in Portugal
Differential Distribution of a PEGylated Fab' Into Inflamed Versus Normal Tissue Compared to An IgG in Arthritis and Colitis Models
Differential Expression of MicroRNAs Not Related to Inflammation in Minor Salivary Glands of Primary Sjgrens Syndrome Identify Novel Pathogenesis Related Pathways
Differential MicroRNA Expression and the Contribution of MiR-126 to CD4 T Cell DNA Hypomethylation in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Diffusion Tensor Imaging (DTI) and Cognition in Children with SLE
Direct Comparison of 4 Years Drug Survival of Adalimumab, Etanercept and Infliximab in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients. An Observational Study From the DANBIO Registry
Disability and Knee and Hip Osteoarthritis (OA): Associations with Individual and Community Socioeconomic Status (SES)
Disappearing Act? Trends in the Extra-Articular Manifestations of Rheumatoid Arthritis (19952007)
Discontinuation of Infliximab After Attaining Low Disease Activity in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis: An Interim Report On RRR (remission induction by remicade in RA) Study
Discordance Between Cardiac Troponin T Elevation in Patients with Inflammatory Myopathies Vs. Other Muscle Disease
Discordance in the Association of Carotid with Coronary Atherosclerosis in Rheumatoid Arthritis Compared with Controls
Disease Activity and Levels of Anti-Apolipoprotein A1, Anti-HDL and Anti-Oxidised LDL in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus a Prospective Study
Disease Activity Differences in Patients On DMARD Therapy: Use of the Rheumatology Health Tracker (RHT) An Electronic Data Capture System to Measure Patient Outcomes
Disease Activity of Rheumatoid Arthritis After Total Knee Arthroplasty: Results of 3-Year Followup
Disease Activity, Adverse Events and Quality of Life in the Second Year of Polymyalgia Rheumatica
Disease Activity, Joint Damage and Functional Disability and the Effect of Methotrexate Treatment in Patients with Undifferentiated Arthritis with or without Anti-Citrullinated Protein Antibodies
Disease Modifying Anti-Rheumatic Drugs Taking Behavior in a Cohort of Early Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients. Impact of Inadequate Medication Taking Behavior On Clinical Outcomes and Prognosticators
Disease Modifying Drugs to Prevent Knee OA: Can They Be Cost-Effective?
Disease Remission Is Achieved within Two Years in Over Half of Methotrexate Naive Patients with Early Erosive Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Treated with Abatacept Plus MTX: Results From the AGREE Trial
Disease Remission, Radiographic Non-Progression and Normalization of Function Achieved at Year 1 Are Sustained Long-Term in a Majority of Patients: 5-Year Outcomes with Abatacept in Biologic-Nave Patients
Disparities in Outcomes Among Persons with Rheumatoid Arthritis From University-Affiliated Clinics
Disparities in Post-Acute Rehabilitation Care for Joint Replacement
Distal Limb Pain as Onset of Fabry Disease
Distinct Deregulated Pathways Underlie the Molecular Subsets of Scleroderma and Are Recapitulated in Select Animal Models
Distinction of a Psoriatic Subset Within a SoJIA Clinic Population
Disturbance in Differentiation Status of B Lymphocytes in Ankylosing Spondylitis
Disturbed Communication Between the Brain and the Immune System and Adrenal Insufficiency During Collagen Type II Induced Arthritis in Rats
DKK-1 Levels Are Decreased in Patients with Ankylosing Spondylitis and not Influenced by Anti-TNF Therapy
DNA Microarray Analysis Revealed Abnormal Networks of Immune Response Molecules in Bone Marrow Cells From Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis
Do Clinically Relevant IgA-Anti-B2glycoprotein I (anti-B2GPI) Antibodies Bind to Domain IV/V of 2GPI?
Do First-Year Levels of Autoantibodies Predict Two-Year Outcome Better Than Baseline Autoantibody Status in Early Arthritis Patients?
Do Men and Women with Rheumatoid Arthritis Respond Differently to Treatment?
Do Patients Hip OA Patients Referred to Orthopedic Surgeons by General Practitioners and Rheumatologists Differ?
Do Patients with Elderly Onset Rheumatic Chronic Conditions Receive the Same Treatment as Their Younger Counterparts?
Do Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Patients without Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) Have More Metabolic Syndrome Than Subjects without RA?
Do Worsening Knee Radiographs Mean More Chance of Poor Functional Outcome? the MOST Study
Documentation of Fewer Gout Flares After Long-Term Urate-Lowering Treatment
Documenting Adequate Versus Incomplete Responses to Methotrexate (MTX) at Initiation of Biologic Agents in Routine Clinical Care, According to ESR, RAPID3, and Component Patient-Reported Scores for Physical Function, Pain and Global Estimate
Does Clinical Examination Overestimate the Amount of Active Enthesitis in Early Psoriatic Arthritis?A Comparison with Power Doppler Ultrasound
Does Fat Infiltration in the Sacroiliac Joint Contribute to the Diagnostic Utility of MRI in Ankylosing Spondylitis?
Does My Rheumatologist Know My Pregnancy Risk?
Does Sonographic Needle Guidance Affect the Outcome of Intraarticular Injections?
Does Statin Use Protect against RA or Modify RA Disease Activity at Diagnosis?
Does the Age at Onset Influence the Disease Progression in Early Rheumatoid Arthritis?
Does the Benefit of Medication Adherence Relate More to a Drug Effect or the Behavior Itself? Quantifying the Effect of Adherence Behavior Using Data From the Placebo Arms of the WHI
Does the Framingham Score Underestimate Cardiovascular Risk in Rheumatoid Arthritis?
Does the Risk of Infections in Anti-TNF Treated Patients Decrease Over Time?
Does the School Dimension Determine Impairment of Health-Related Quality of Life in Patients with Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis?
Does Use of the FRAX Tool Change Management in Female Patients with Osteopenia?
Dosage of the HLA Shared Epitope Alleles in Relationship to Anti-Citrullinated Protein Antibodies and Radiological Damage in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Dose Stability of Tapentadol ER for the Relief of Chronic Low Back Pain: Results of a Randomized, Active- and Placebo-Controlled Study
Dose-Dependent Modulation of Interferon Regulated Genes with Administration of Single and Repeat Doses of Rontalizumab in a Phase I, Placebo Controlled, Double Blind, Dose Escalation Study in SLE
Dose-Response Vs Threshold Relationship Between Physical Activity and Function in Knee OA
Double Role of Mannose-Binding Lectin in Relation to Carotid Intima-Media Thickness in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis
Drinking Water Can Reduce the Risk of Recurrent Gout Attacks
Drug Survival Time and Safety On Tocilizumab: Does Tocilizumab Differ From Anti-TNF Agents in Routine Practice?
Drug-Free Remission of Patients with Systemic Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Receiving Tocilizumab for Treatment
dsRNA Drives Type I and Type II Interferon-Mediated Inflammation, Fibroblast Activation and Dermal Fibrosis through TLR3-Dependent and Independent Signaling
Dual Effect of MIF Gene Polymorphisms On the Development and the Severity of SLE
DXA Testing in Women >65Closing the Osteoporosis Quality Care Gap at the Point of Service Using An Electronic Health Record Best Practice Alert
Dynamics of Transcription Regulation of Urate Crystal Inflammation in a Synovium-Like Tissue
Dysfunctional Chemotaxis in Familial Mediterranean Fever
Dysregulated Balance of Th17 and Th1 Cells in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Dysregulated Pro- and Antiangiogenic Chemokine Expression in Systemic Sclerosis
Dysregulation of Wnt/Beta-Catenin Signaling in Ank/Ank Mice Is Associated with Hypertrophic Chondrocyte Differentiation and New Osteoid Deposition in Articular Cartilage: a Novel Insight in a Mouse Model of Joint Ankylosis