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.
p21 Suppression of Inflammatory Arthritis Requires the PCNA Domain and Inhibition of p38.
Pandemic H1N1 Influenza Vaccination Responses in Rheumatid Arthritis and Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Patients: An Association with Serum IL17 and CXCL13 Level.
Paradoxical Decrease in Collagen Induced Arthritis Severity in Gadd45 Deficient Mice.
Parenteral MTX as an Initial Treatment Strategy for Early Rheumatoid Arthritis: Results from a Nationwide Cohort.
PARP-1 Deficiency Leads to More Severe Glomerulonephritis and Increased Mortality in an Inducible Mouse Model of SLE.
Parvovirus B19 Non-Structural Protein NS1 Forms Adducts with Cellular DNA, Induces Apoptosis, and Is Condensed in Apoptotic Bodies: A Model for Viral Induction of Autoantibodies and Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Patellofemoral Osteoarthritis in Middle-Aged Adults: What Are the Best Measures of Physical Performance and Pain for Use in the Clinic and in Research?
Pathogenesis of Idiopathic Recurrent Pericarditis and Role of the TNFRSF1A Gene Mutations.
Pathogenic Consequences of Mutations of NLRP12 Gene. A New Cold-Induced Autoinflammatory Disease.
Patient Age, Ethnicity and Wait Times Determine the Likelihood of Non-Attendance at a First Specialist Rheumatology Assessment.
Patient Global Impression of Change Results from a 1-Year Open-Label Extension Study of Tapentadol Extended Release in Patients with Chronic Osteoarthritis or Low Back Pain.
Patient Knowledge and Beliefs Concerning Gout and Its Treatment.
Patient Perceptions and Access to Resources Influence Patient Decisions To Attend Rheumatology Appointments.
Patient Preferences for Biologic Agents in Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Discrete Choice Experiment.
Patient Questionnaire Scores for Physical Function and Pain Are More Likely Than Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate (ESR) To Document a Quantitative Abnormality in New Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA).
Patient Risk Perception of Teratogenicity of Disease Modifying Anti-Rheumatic Drugs.
Patient-Reported Outcome Measures in Patients with Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR): Results from an International, Prospective, Multi-Centre Study. ACR EULAR Study Group for Development of Classification Criteria for PMR.
Patients' Complaints Depend on Systemic Status in Patient with Primary Sjgren s Syndrome: Concordant Results from 2 Independant Cohorts.
Patients Not Responding to Etanercept Obtain Lower Trough Etanercept Concentrations Compared to Responding Patients.
Patients with Gout May Have a Decreased Risk of Colonic Polyps Relative to Patients with Osteoarthritis (OA): Insights from the NY VA Gout Database.
Patients with Systemic Sclerosis and Anti-Centromere Antibodies Are Affected with Accelerated Atherosclerosis.
Patterns of MRI Bone Erosion in Rheumatoid ArthritisWhich Bones Are Most Frequently Involved and Show Most Change?
Patulous Eustachian Tube: A Novel Form of Damage in Wegener's Granulomatosis.
Paucity of PD-L1 Expression on Monocytes during Active Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Is Regulated by IL-10, TNF- and TGF-.
PCI-45292, a Novel Btk Inhibitor with Optimized Pharmaceutical Properties, Demonstrates Potent Activities in Mouse Models of Arthritis.
PDGF Receptor as Therapeutic and Diagnostic Target in Systemic Sclerosis.
Pediatric Behet's Disease, PED-BD: An International Cohort Study of 110 Patients. One-Year Follow-Up Data.
Pediatric Rheumatic Disease in the Intensive Care Unit: Lessons Learned from 15 Years Experience in a Tertiary Care Pediatric Hospital.
Peptide & NMR Spectroscopy Studies of Recombinant Domain I Confirm Conformationally Correct Domain I and Non-Linear Epitope Binding to Anti-Domain I Antiphospholipid Antibodies.
Perceived Helplessness as a Mediator between Household Income and Health Status in People with Self-Report Arthritis.
Perception of RA Disease Activity by Patients and Physicians: Reasons for and Estimators of Discrepancies.
Performance of Anti-Nucleosome, Anti-C1q and Anti-dsDNA Antibodies for the Diagnosis of Concurrent Disease Activity of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Performance of Different Criteria Sets for Inflammatory Back Pain in Patients with Axial Spondyloarthritis with and without Radiographic Sacroiliitis.
Periarticular Bone Changes in Psoriatic and Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Following Anti-TNF-alpha Therapy.
Peri-Articular Bone Density Is Strongly Correlated with Static Alignment and Varus Thrust.
Periodontal Disease Hampers Anti-TNF Treatment Response in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Peripheral Blood Expression Signatures Reflect Current Lupus Activity and Likelihood of Future Flare.
Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells and Plasmacytoid Dendritic Cells from Healthy Human Females Exhibit Altered TLR7-Mediated Immune Responses Compared to Males.
Peripheral Joint Ankylosis in the Spontaneous Model of Arthritis in DBA/1 Mice Is Associated with a Locus on Chromosome 3 That Contains the BMP Receptor Type 1b.
Peripheral Neuropathy in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Peripheral Vascular Disease in Systemic Lupus Patients.
Permanent Working Disability Caused by Rheumatoid Arthritis Is Declining, Partly Due to Use of TNF-InhibitorsResults from a Nationwide Finnish Register in 20002007.
Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptor and Agonists Together with TGF- Convert Human CD4CD25 T Cells into Functional Foxp3 Regulatory T Cells.
Perturbed VEGF Signalling within the Pulmonary Vasculature of a TGF Dependent Mouse Model of Systemic Sclerosis.
Phase 1 Clinical Safety, Pharmacokinetic and Pharmacodynamic Evaluation of the Novel C5aR Antagonist CCX168, a Potential Therapeutic for ANCA-Vasculitis.
Phenotype and Functional Stability of TGF--Induced CD4Foxp3 Regulatory T Cells in Steady and Inflammatory States.
Phenotypic, Functional and Transcriptomic Analysis of Monocyte-Derived Dendritic Cells from SpA Patients Revealed Their Hypo-Stimulatory Capacity and Specific Molecular Response to LPS Compared to Healthy Controls.
P-Homocysteine Levels Are Independently Correlated to S-Urate but Not to Urate Lowering Treatment. Results of an Observational Study of 112 Patients with Gout.
Phone Administration Compared to Self-Administration on Paper of the Main Instruments Used To Evaluate Ankylosing Spondylitis Patients.
Phosphoinositide 3-Kinase Delta (PI3K) Regulation and Function in RA.
Physical Activity Assessed by Accelerometry in Persons with Knee OA Compared to National Guidelines: The Osteoarthritis Initiative (OAI).
Physical Activity Level and Poor Disability Profile: A Population-Based Study of US Adults with Arthritis.
Physical Exercise Improves Endothelial Function in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Physician Opinion of Variables That Differentiate Disease Activity and Damage in Systemic Sclerosis.
Physiotherapy Management of Children with Hypermobility: A Review of an Out-Patient Self Management Exercise Programme.
PiHDL and High Plasma Leptin Levels Are Predictors of Longitudinal Progression of Subclincal Atherosclerosis in SLE.
Plasma Cytokine Profles in Ankylosing Spondylitis.
Plasma Endogenous Met- and Leu-Enkephalin Levels Are Decreased and Associated with Clinical and Laboratory Parameters in Early Systemic Sclerosis.
Plasma Fibrinogen Is More Specific Than Either ESR or CRP for Confirmation of Response to Treatment in Patients with Active Polymyalgia Rheumatica.
Plasma Osteopontin as a Marker for Damage in Pediatric Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Plasmacytoid Dendritic Cells Control Peripheral Treg Conversion to the RNA-Binding Nuclear Self Antigen La/SS-B.
Platelet Activation and Paradoxical Inhibition of ADP Induced Aggregation by Antiphospholipid Antibodies.
Platelet C4d Is Associated with All-Cause Mortality in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Platelet Microparticle Proteome: Insight into Role of Microparticles under Different Stimulatory Conditions.
Polyautoimmunity and Autoimmune Aggregation in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Polymorphisms in the Folate Metabolism Gene MTHFR (C677T and A1298C) Are Not Associated with Methotrexate Adherence: Findings from the Veteran's Affairs Rheumatoid Arthritis (VARA) Registry.
Pooled Analysis of Observational Studies on Lymphoma Incidence among Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Patients Initiating Etanercept Therapy.
Population-Based Estimates of Common Comorbidities and Cardiovascular Disease in Ankylosing Spondylitis.
Positivity for Anti-RNP Antibody Is a Risk Factor for Adverse Effects by Trimethoprim-Sulphamethoxazole, a Prophylaxis Agent of P. jiroveci Pneumonia, in Patients with Collagen-Vasular Diseases.
Post-Marketing Surveillance Program of Tocilizumab for RA in Japan Interim Analyses of 3,881 Patients.
Post-Transcriptional Regulation of IL-6 Production by Zc3h12a in Fibroblast-Like Synovial Cells.
Post-Translational Control Mechanisms Regulate Dendritic Cell Activation of T Cell Responses.
Post-Treatment Changes in Serum C-Reactive Protein Levels and Clinical Response in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Potential Gender Effect on the Association between Knee Osteoarthritis and Risk of Indoor and Outdoor Falls in Elderly Men and Women.
Potential Protein Targets for the Treatment of the Antiphospholipid Syndrome with Statins and Hydroxychloroquine.
Potential Risk Factors for Lupus Nephritis.
Potential Role of the LKB1-AMPK and CaMKKb-AMPK Pathways in Controlling the Progression of OA.
Potential Use of Matrix Metalloproteinase-13 Fluorogenic Probe for Imaging Osteoarthritis Development In Vivo.
Practice Patterns of US Rheumatologists Related to Diagnosis and Assessment of Disease Activity as Well as Switching Biologic Therapies in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Pre Analytical Effects of Serum Collection and Handling in Quantitative Immunoassays for Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Preclinical Development of Autologous, Autoantigen-Loaded Dendritic Cells Modified with Bay117082 for Tolerizing Immunotherapy in Anti-Citrullinated Peptide Antibody Positive Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Bearing the HLA-DR Shared Epitope.
Preclinical Evaluation of Cardiac Involvement in Systemic Sclerosis Patients by Speckle Tracking Strain Analysis.
Prediction of 10-Year Cardiovascular and All-Cause Mortality in Rheumatoid Arthritis Using the Ankle-Brachial Index.
Prediction of Early Response to Anti-TNF Therapy and Disease Activity State Using the Ankylosing Spondylitis Disease Activity Score (ASDAS).
Prediction of One-Year Response to Etanercept and Methotrexate in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients in TEMPO.
Prediction of Total Knee Replacement in a Two-Year Multi-Centre Clinical Trial in Knee Osteoarthritis: Results from a 46 Year Observation.
Predictive Factors of Hand Radiographic Lesions in Systemic Sclerosis: A Prospective Study.
Predictive Risk Factors of Severe Infections in RA Patients Treated with Abatacept in Real Life: Results from the Orencia and Rheumatoid Arthritis (ORA) Registry.
Predictive Validity of the New Preliminary ACR/EULAR Definitions for Remission in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Predictive Value of High Levels of Antinuclear Antibodies in People without Other Feature of Autoinmunity. A Prospective Study.
Predictive Value of Non-Invasive Tests for the Diagnosis of Scleroderma-Associated Pulmonary Hypertension: PHAROS Registry.
Predictors of 12 Year Revision Risk Following Primary THR for Osteoarthritis in the US Medicare Population.
Predictors of Clinical Outcome in Fibromyalgia: Single Center Experience of a Brief Interdisciplinary Fibromyalgia Treatment Program.
Predictors of Interstitial Lung Disease in Early Systemic Sclerosis: A Prospective Longitudinal Study.
Predictors of Mortality in Diffuse Alveolar Haemorrhage (DAH) Associated with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Predictors of Outcome in Juvenile Polyarteritis Nodosa: A Multicenter Study.
Predictors of Radiographic Progression in Adalimumab-Treated Patients with Ankylosing Spondylitis.
Predictors of Rate of Progression in Organ Damage in SLE.
Predictors of Response to B Cell Depleting Therapy in Adult and Juvenile Myositis.
Predictors of Response to Rituximab in Patients with Active Rheumatoid Arthritis and Inadequate Response to Anti-TNF Agents or Traditional DMARD.
Predictors of Successful Cessation of TNF Blockers in Patients with RA.
Predictors of Survival in Patients with Anti-Synthetase Autoantibodies.
Predictors of Vitamin D Deficiency among Veterans.
Predominance of Complement Components C1q and C4 Bound to Circulating Immune Complexes (CICs) in Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA): Support for Classical Pathway Activation.
Predominant Suppression of Plasmablasts by Cyclophosphamide in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: A Possible Therapeutic Mechanism.
Prefrontal Lobe Volume Could Reveal Working Memory Function in Patients with System Lupus Erythematosus.
Pregnancies in Systemic Necrotizing Vasculitides: Report on 12 Women and Their 20 Pregnancies.
Pregnancy in Ankylosing Spondylitis Is Associated with Fluctuation in Back Pain but Return to Baseline Postpartum: A Case Control Study.
Pregnancy Outcomes among African American Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) Compared to Controls.
Pregnancy Outcomes in Patients with Autoimmune Diseases Treated with Rituximab.
Pregnancy Related Morbidity and Mortality in Patients with Systemic VasculitisA Single Centre Controlled Study.
Preliminary Classification Criteria for the Cryoglobulinemic Syndrome.
Preliminary Comparison of Health-Related Quality of Life in Children with Lupus across Different Continents.
Preliminary Composite Response Index for Raynaud's Phenomenon.
Preliminary Criteria for Global Disease Flares in Juvenile Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (jSLE).
Preliminary Definition of Remission and Minimal Disease Activity Cut-Points for the Juvenile Arthritis Disease Activity Score (JADAS).
Preliminary Findings of Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI) Assessments of Specific Cognitive Domains in Childhood-Onset Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (cSLE) Patients and Best-Friend Controls.
Preliminary Results: Baseline Nutritional Vitamin D Level Does Not Predict Progression of Subclinical Atherosclerosis in Women with SLE.
Preliminary Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Flare Assessment for Randomized Clinical Trials (RCTs): An Outcome Measures in Rheumatology (OMERACT) Data-Driven, Patient-Centered, and Consensus-Based Initiative.
Preliminary Scores for the Evaluation of Disease Activity in Familial Mediterranean Fever, Mevalonate Kinase Deficiency, TNF-Receptor Associated Periodic Syndrome and Cryopyrin-Associated Diseases: Results from the AIDAI Consensus Conference.
Preliminary Validation for the Short Version of the Valued Life Activities Questionnaire (S-VLA).
Pre-Pubertal Onset Systemic Lupus Erythematosus in Girls: Clinical and Serologic Manifestations Differ from Post-Pubertal Onset SLE.
Prescription Patterns in Pregnant Women with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Presence and Predictors of Poor Functional Outcomes in US Hispanics with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA).
Presence of HMGB1 (High Mobility Group Box 1) and Antibodies to HMGB1 in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE).
Prevalence and Characteristics of Uveitis in US Veterans with Seronegative Spondyloarthropathy.
Prevalence and Clinical Significance of Cryofibrinogenemia in Patients with Renal Disorders.
Prevalence and Correlates of Sleep Disturbance in Systemic Sclerosis Results from the UCLA Scleroderma Quality of Life Study.
Prevalence and Persistence of Low Infliximab Serum Trough Levels in RA Patients with Low Disease Activity in Daily Clinical Practice.
Prevalence and Persistence of Metabolic Syndrome in a Multicentre International Inception Cohort of Patients with SLE.
Prevalence and Predictors of Pain in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients in DAS28 Remission.
Prevalence and Prognostic Significance of Thrombotic Microangiopathy in Rheumatologic Patients: Clinical and Immunological Associations.
Prevalence and Risk Factors of Glucocorticoid-Induced Diabetes Mellitus in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Prevalence of Antibodies to Prothrombin (PT) and Prothrombin/Phosphatidylserine (PS) in a Cohort of Lupus Anticoagulant (LAC) Positive Samples.
Prevalence of Associated Autoimmune Diseases in a Spanish Population with Systemic Sclerosis.
Prevalence of Atherosclerotic Risk Factors and the Metabolic Syndrome in Patients with Chronic Inflammatory Arthritis.
Prevalence of Behet's Disease in Southern Sweden.
Prevalence of Coronary Heart Disease in a Cohort of Australian Scleroderma Patients.
Prevalence of Enthesitis in Pediatric Patients with Enthesitis-Related Arthritis.
Prevalence of Flow Mediated Dilatation and Its Association with Framingham Risk Score in a Population of Women with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Prevalence of Hyperuricemia in the US General Population: The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) 19992008.
Prevalence of Metabolic Syndrome in Patients with Seronegative Spondyloarthritis.
Prevalence of MRI-Detected Joint Pathology of the Knee in a Population-Based Sample: Framingham Osteoarthritis Study.
Prevalence of Osteoporosis and Osteoporotic Fractures: A Population Based Survey Including Vertebral Fracture Assessment by Morphometry (VFA).
Prevalence of Psoriatic Arthritis in Thai Psoriasis at Ramathibodi Hospital.
Prevalence of Reactivation of Hepatitis B Virus Replication in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients.
Prevalence of Symptomatic Knee and Hip OA: A Population-Based Survey in France.
Prevalence, Impact and Risk Factors for Musculoskeletal Pain among HIV Infected Adults: An Epidemiologic Study.
Prevention of Flare Recurrences in Childhood Refractory Chronic Uveitis: An Open-Label Comparative Study of Adalimumab Versus Infliximab.
Primary Anti-TNF Failures Experience Better Clinical Responses but Similar Health Care Utilization to a Second Anti-TNF Agent Than Secondary Failures: Analysis of the Alberta Rheumatoid Arthritis Biologics Registry.
Primary Central Nervous System Vasculitis Presenting with Intracranial Hemorrhage.
Primary Central Nervous System Vasculitis: Analysis of 131 Patients.
Primary Sjgren's Syndrome-Associated Non Ataxic Sensory Neuropathies and Sensorimotor Neuropathies Are Characterized by Distinctive Immunological Profiles.
Proactively Contacting Men with Prostate Cancer Treated with Anti-Androgen Medications Improves the Evaluation and Treatment of Osteoporosis.
Productivity at Home and Work Place in SclerodermaAnalysis from the UCLA Scleroderma Quality of Life Study.
Progesterone Receptors Regulate Humoral Immunity.
Prognosis of Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas in Primary Sjogren's Syndrome.
Prognostic Factors in Hepatitis C Virus Patients with Systemic Vasculitis.
Progression of Carotid Atherosclerosis and Its Determinants in Lupus Patients.
Progression Patterns of Radiographic Damage: Results from SONORA Study.
Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy Associated with Biologic and Synthetic DMARD Therapy in Rheumatic Diseases: An Analysis of the FDA Adverse Event Reporting System Database.
Progressive Reduction in Tophus Burden with Pegloticase Therapy in Patients with Chronic Gout Refractory to Conventional Therapy.
Progressive Resistance Exercise in Women with Knee Osteoarthritis.
Pro-Inflammatory Activity of SIRT1 in Monocytes.
Pro-Inflammatory Properties of IL-35 and Its Association with Disease Activity in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Projecting Lifetime Risk of Symptomatic Knee OA and Total Knee Replacement (TKR) in Persons Sustaining a Complete Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tear in Early Adulthood.
Projecting the Effects of a 5-Point Reduction in Body Mass Index on Knee or Hip Osteoarthritis and Health-Related Quality of Life in a Closed Population to 2031: A Microsimulation Study.
Prolonged Serologically Active Clinically Quiescent (SACQ) Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE): Novel Predictors of Flare?
Proof of Concept Study for a Potent p38 MAPK Dual Action Inhibitor BMS-582949 in Subjects with RA Receiving Concomitant Methotrexate.
Propensity-Adjusted Medication Effects on Survival in Rheumatoid Arthritis: 22-Year Follow-Up of 5629 Patients.
Prospective Serum Levels Assessment of DKK-1 and SOST in Patients with Ankylosing Spondylitis and Treated with Anti-TNFa Treatments.
Prospective Study of Infliximab for Treatment of Pediatric Uveitis.
Protection from Cardiovascular Events and Nephritis in SLE Correlates with Levels of IgM Natural Autoantibodies to Different Apoptosis-Associated Antigens.
Protection from Collagen-Induced Arthritis in a CX3CR1-Deficient Mouse Strain.
Protective Human CD4CD25FOXP3 Regulatory T Cells Generated Ex-Vivo with IL-2, Retinoic Acid and TGF-bets Are Resistant to Pro-Inflammitory Cytokines.
Proteomic Analysis of Systemic Sclerosis Serum Identifies the Toll-Like Receptor Agonists S100A8/A9 as a Novel Possible Pathogenic Marker.
Proteomic Mass Spectra Classification in Fibromyalgic Patients.
Protocolised Versus Non-Protocolised Rituximab Treatment for Refractory ANCA-Associated Vasculitis.
Pseudo-Hypertrophic Osteoarthropathy in Lung Transplant Recipients on Long Term Voriconazole Therapy.
Psoriatic Arthritis and OnycholysisResults from a Study of 1116 Patients with Psoriasis, and Follow-Up of Those with Psoriatic Arthritis over 16 Years.
Psoriatic Arthritis: Oligoarticular or Polyarticular Presentation?
Psychological Factors but Not Clinical Markers of Disease Activity Predict Adherence among Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Patients Receiving DMARDs and Adalimumab (ADA): Results from the British Society for Rheumatology Biologics Register (BSRBR).
Psychometric Properties of a Self-Administered Early Inflammatory Arthritis Detection Tool.
Psychometric Properties of Synovitis Assessed in Rheumatoid Arthritis: Improved Intraobserver Reliability of Ultrasound vs. Clinical Evaluation in an Ancillary Study of the Etanercept Versus DMARDs Randomized, Prospective, Multicentre Study.
Pulmonary Artery Diameter Is Associated with Pulmonary Hypertension in Patients with Systemic Sclerosis (SSc).
Pulmonary Function in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis Treated with Anti-TNF Biologic Agents.
Pulmonary Hypertension Assessment and Recognition of Outcomes in Scleroderma (PHAROS): Comparison of Outcomes in Subtypes of Pulmonary Hypertension.
Pulmonary Hypertension by Age of Scleroderma Onset and Subtype.
Pulmonary Manifestations of Polymyositis and Long-Term Outcomes A Retrospective Study.