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Arthritis & Rheumatism, Volume 62,
November 2010 Abstract Supplement

Abstracts of the American College of
Rheumatology/Association of Rheumatology Health Professionals
Annual Scientific Meeting
Atlanta, Georgia November 6-11, 2010.

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Nailfold Microangiopathy and Pheripheral Blood Perfusion Correlate with Internal Organ Involvement in Sistemic Sclerosis.
Sulli Alberto, Ferrone Carmela, Pizzorni Carmen, Alessandri Elisa, Ravera Francesca, Zampogna Giuseppe, Seriolo Bruno, Cutolo Maurizio

Nanoparticles of LDE: A Potential Delivery Route for MTX in Sinovial Tissue of Antigen-Induced Arthritis.
Mello Suzana B. V., Bonfa Eloisa D. O., Valduga Claudete J., Bugaralli Adriana, Tavarez Elaine R., Maranhao Raul

National Fibromyalgia Association Survey on Children with Fibromyalgia: Preliminary Results.
Ali Sanjida, Gleason Rae Marie

National Registry of Paget Disease of Bone.
Loza Estibaliz, Guanabens Nuria, Jesus Garcia de Yebenes Maria, Morales Antonio, Del Pino Javier, Torrijos Antonio, Garrido Jesus, Tornero Jesus, Malouf Jorge, Carbonell Jordi, Rodriguez Manuel

National Survey of Patients with Psoriatic Arthritis in Spain: Disease Activity, Pharmacological Therapy and Impact on Quality of Life.
Canete Juan D., Ramirez Julio, Rodriguez Rosario

National Trends in Drug Use, Health Status and Costs in Older Americans with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Harrold Leslie R., Briesacher Becky, Peterson Daniel, Gurwitz Jerry H.

Natural Killer (NK) Cells Resident in Normal Human Skin Are Distinct from Blood and Lung NK Cells.
Gehad Ahmed, King Sandra, Fuhlbrigge Robert

Nerve Fiber Repulsion by SemaphorinsMore Redundancy Than Expected in the Rheumatoid Arthritis Joint.
Klatt Susanne, Fassold Alexander, H. Straub Rainer

Network Analysis of Associations between Serum Interferon Alpha, Serology, and Clinical Features in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus in a Large Multi-Ancestral Cohort.
Weckerle Corinna E., Franek Beverly S., Kelly Jennifer, Kumabe Marissa, Mikolaitis Rachel, Green Stephanie, Bruner Gail R., Utset Tammy O., Jolly Meenakshi, James Judith A., Harley John B., Niewold Timothy B.

Neuromuscular Responses to Perturbations during Walking in Knee Osteoarthritis: Influence of Instability, Strength, Proprioception and Stiffness.
Kumar Deepak, Reisman Darcy, B. Swanik Charles, S. Rudolph Katherine

Neurotransmitter Receptor Gene Polymorphisms Are Associated with Widespread Pain: Findings from the First Genome-Wide Association Study of Musculoskeletal Pain.
Holliday Kate L., Neogi Tuhina, Felson David, Wang Ke, Thomson Wendy, McBeth John

Neutrophil Gelatinase Associated Lipocalin (NGAL) and Its Role in the Pathogenesis of Nephritis Induced by Pathogenic Antibodies.
Pawar Rahul, Gindea Simona, Tieng Arlene T., Pitashny MIlena, Herlitz Leal, Levine Benjamin E., Berger Thorsten, Mak Tak W., Putterman Chaim

New 2010 ACR-EULAR Rheumatoid Arthritis Classification Criteria Are Highly Sensitive in Patients with Early Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Chitale Sarang, Goodson Nicola J., Sharpley David W., Thompson Robert N., Moots Robert J., Estrach Cristina

New Bone Formation in the Spine of Patients with Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis (DISH) and Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS)A Detailed Comparative Analysis of the Rates of Radiographic Progression over 6 Years.
Baraliakos Xenofon, Listing Joachim, Buschmann Jana, Recke Anna von der, Braun Juergen

New Classification Criteria for Childhood Sjgren's Syndrome.
Yokogawa Naoto, Lieberman Scott M., Bout-Tabaku Sharon M., Alawi Faizan, Palazzo Juan P., Guttenberg Martha, Sherry David D., Vivino Frederick B.

New Disease Activity Indices in the Management of Behcet's Disease: A Comparative Study of Patients from Turkey and the USA.
Mumcu Gonca, Yazici Yusuf, Inanc Nevsun, Ergun Tulin, Filopoulos Maria, Direskeneli Haner

New HLA-DRB1 Classifications in Association with Rheumatoid Arthritis for Global Application: Beyond the Conventional Shared Epitope Hypothesis.
Bang So-Young, Lee Hye-Soon, Lee Ji-Seon, Kim Eun-Mi, Lee Kyung Wha, Bae Sang-Cheol

New Insights in Sjgren Syndrome Associated Peripheral Neuropathies: The Small Fibre Neuropathy and Its Clinical, Immunological and Neurophysiological Features from a Moncentre Cohort of 24 Patients.
Sene Damien, Lefaucheur Jean-Pascal, Haroche Julien, Saadoun David, Hervier Baptiste, Piette Jean-Charles, Amoura Zahir, Cacoub Patrice

New Onset of Uveitis under Anti TNF Therapy. A Nationwide Series.
Wendling Daniel, Paccou Julien, Flipo René-Marc, Dernis Emmanuelle, Direz Guillaume, Ferrazzi Veronique, Guillaume Séverine, Ristori Jean-Michel, Rhumatismes et Inflammation (CRI) Club

NK Cells Regulate the IFN- Production by Plasmacytoid Dendritic Cells Via Soluble Factors and Cell-Cell Contact.
Hagberg Niklas, Berggren Olof, Alm Gunnar V., Eloranta Maija-Leena, Ronnblom Lars

NKT Cell Is Required for the Break of T Cell Anergy, Inducing Autoantibody, and Generation of Autoantibody-Inducing CD4 T Cell That Causes Systemic Autoimmunity.
Fujita Yuko, Tsumiyama Ken, Shiozawa Shunichi

Nocturnal Heart Rate Variability Parameters. A Potential Fibromyalgia Biomarker.
Lerma Claudia, Martinez Aline, Ruiz Natllely, Vargas Angelica, Infante Oscar, Martinez-Lavin Manuel

Noggin/LacZ Heterozygous Mice Have Reduced Pulmonary Fibrosis in the Bleomycin Induced Model.
de Langhe Ellen, De Vooght Vanessa, Luyten Frank P., Lories Rik

Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis as a Complication of Collagen Disease.
Takagi Kae, Kawaguchi Yasushi, Ota Yuko, Tochimoto Akiko, Fukazawa Chikako, Gono Takahisa, Katsumata Yasuhiro, Hara Masako, Yamanaka Hisashi

Non-Calcified Coronary Plaque (NCP) in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE): Quantitative Analysis.
Kiani Adnan N., Vogel-Claussen Jens, Yew Margaret, Magder Laurence S., Petri Michelle A.

Noncardiac Vascular Disease in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA): Increase in Venous Thromboembolic Events?
Bacani A. Kirstin, Gabriel Sherine E., Crowson Cynthia S., Matteson Eric L.

Non-Infectious Pulmonary Complications of Biologic Agents for Rheumatic DiseasesA Systematic Literature Review.
Hadjinicolaou Andreas, Bhagat Shweta, Ostor Andrew

Non-Invasive Cortical Electrostimulation in the Treatment of Fibromyalgia.
Hargrove Jeffrey B., Bennett Robert M., Simons David G., Smith Susan J., Nagpal Sunil, Deering Donald E.

Non-Jo-1 Anti-Synthetase Autoantibodies Are Not Specific for Myositis and Are Associated with Poor Survival.
Cassidy Elaine A., Aggarwal Rohit, Fertig Noreen, Lucas Mary, Ascherman Dana P., Oddis Chester V.

Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory (NSAIDs) Drug-Sparing Effect and Sustained Clinical Improvement of Etanercept in Advanced Ankylosing Spondylitis. Results of an Open Label Extension Following a Randomized Double Blind Placebo-Controlled Study (SPINE).
Dougados Maxime, Braun Jürgen, Szanto Sandor, Combe Bernard, Geher Pal, Leblanc Veronique, Logeart Isabelle

Normal Monocyte and Fibrocyte Behavior in Scleroderma Is Restored by Caveolin-1 Scaffolding Domain (CSD) Peptide: Implications for Treating Scleroderma Lung Disease.
Tourkina Elena, Oates James, Hofbauer Ann, Bonner Michael, Visconti Richard P., Zhang Jing, Silver Richard M., Hoffman Stanley

Normal Sedimentation Rate and C-Reactive Protein at Diagnosis in Biopsy-Proven Giant Cell Arteritis.
A. Kermani Tanaz, S. Crowson Cynthia, R. Ytterberg Steven, G. Hunder Gene, J. Warrington Kenneth

Novel Biomarkers of Knee Osteoarthritis Identified Using a Non-Targeted Metabolomic Approach.
Zhai Guangju, Suhre Karsten, Hart Deborah, Gieger Christian, Soranzo Nicole, Spector Tim D.

Novel Cardiovascular Risk Prediction Models in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Kawai Vivian K., Oeser Annette M., Solus Joseph, Rho Young H., Raggi Paolo, Bian Aihua, Gebretsadik Tebeb, Shintani Ayumi, Stein C. Michael

Novel Fc gamma Receptor 3B Gene (FCGR3B) Allele Variants and Polymorphism Distribution in Brazilian Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Patients and Blood Bank Donors.
Santos Viviane C., Grecco Marcelle, Pereira Kaline M. C., Andrade Luis E. C., Silva Neusa P.

Novel Founder Mutation in IL1RN Accounts for Deficiency of the IL-1 Receptor (DIRA) in Brazil.
Jesus Adriana Almeida, Silva Clovis Artur Almeida, Kim Peter W., Pham Tuyet H., Bertola Débora Romeo, Carneiro-Sampaio Magda, Yang Barbara, Stone Deborah, Chapelle Dawn, Plass Nicole, Gadina Massimo, Sims John, El-Shanti Hatem, Goldbach-Mansky Raphaela

Novel Lupus Susceptible Gene Polymorphisms in Patients with Sjgren's Syndrome in Japanese Population.
Horita Tetsuya, Nakagawa Hisako, Kurita Takashi, Odani Toshio, Fujieda Yuichiro, Otomo Kotaro, Kato Masaru, Yasuda Shinsuke, Atsumi Tatsuya, Koike Takao

Novel Multiplex Technology for Diagnostic Characterization of Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Chandra Piyanka E., Sokolove Jeremy, Hipp Berthold G., Eberl Heike, Klause Ursula, Robinson William

Novel Mutations of Camptodactyly Arthropathy Coxa Vara Pericarditis (CACP) Syndrome: A Study on Ten Cases.
Mannurita Sara Ciullini, Vignoli Marina, Bianchi Lucia, Azzari Chiara, de Martino Maurizio, Ravelli Angelo, Kondi Anuela, Gerloni Valeria, ten Kate Rebecca, Breda Luciana, Gambineri Eleonora, Falcini Fernanda

Novel PET/MR Fusion Imaging and Quantification of Knee Synovitis in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Ryan John T., Ng C. T., Kennedy Aisling, Gibney Robert G., Fitzgerald Oliver, Brennan Patrick C., Heffernan Eric, McNulty Jonathan, Rainford Louise, Fearon Ursula, Veale Douglas

Novel Small Molecule Aminopyridizines Inhibit Rat Collagen-Induced Arthritis and Suppress Proinflammatory Cytokine Pathways.
Choi Soo-In, Klaman Lori D., Connop Bruce, Pastrak Aleksandra, Brahn Ernest

Novel Treatment of Tendinopathies with a Sulfated Disaccharide of Hyaluronic Acid-Promising In Vitro Results.
Torrent Anna, Ruhi Ramon, Alaez Carlos, Buhrmann Constanze, Shakibaei Mehdi

Nr4a1 Ameliorates the Pro-Fibrotic Effects of TGF in Systemic Sclerosis (SSc) and Might Be an Interesting Target for Anti-Fibrotic Therapies.
Palumbo Katrin, Akhmetshina Alfiya, Zerr Pawel, Tomcik Michal, Horn Angelika, Dees Clara, Distler Oliver, Schett Georg, Distler Jorg H. W.

Nuclear Factor-B Inducing Kinase Is Preferentially Expressed in Rheumatoid Arthritis Synovial Tissue Containing Ectopic Lymphoid Neogenesis.
Noort Ae-Ri, van Zoest Katinka P. M., Modesti Mariagrazia, Tas Sander W., Tak Paul P.

Nuclear Modifications during Apoptosis Are Required To Maintain Tolerance to Nuclear Antigens.
Jog Neelakshi R., Luning-Prak Eline, Caricchio Roberto

Number of Flares Are Associated with Both Gastrointestinal and Vascular Complications in Patients with Gout. Another Issue for Early Intervention.
Perez-Ruiz Fernando, Herrero-Beites Ana M., Gonzalez-Gay Miguel A.

Numerical and Functional Deficiencies of Natural Killer T Cells in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: Their Dysfunction Related to Up-Regulation of Cbl-b.
Cho Young-Nan, Lee Sung-Ji, Seo Seong-Rye, Kee Seung-Jung, Kim Tae-Jong, Lee Shin-Seok, Park Yong-Wook

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