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.
Racial Differences in Foot Disorders: The Johnston County Osteoarthritis Project.
Racial Differences in Gout Risk and Uric Acid Levels in Both Men and Women in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study.
Racial Disparities in Treatment Preferences among Lupus Patients.
Racial/Ethnic and Sex Differences in Somatosensory Abnormalities in Subjects with or at High Risk of Knee Osteoarthritis: Preliminary Analysis of the Multicenter Osteoarthritis (MOST) Study.
Radiographic Findings after 5 Years of Infliximab Treatment in Patients with Ankylosing Spondylitis.
Radiographic Kellgren-Lawrence (KL) Grade 1 Is Genetically Distinct from KL 0: Implications for Genetic Studies of Knee Osteoarthritis (OA).
Radiographic Knee Osteoarthritis and Knee Pain: Findings from 5 Racial/Ethnic Populations.
Radiographic Progression Correlates Well with Patient-Reported RAPID3 Disease Activity Levels in Methotrexate (MTX)-Naive Patients with Early Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA): Insights from the AGREE Study.
Radiographic Progression Is Associated with Resolution of Systemic Inflammation in Patients with Axial Spondyloarthritis Treated with TNF Inhibitors.
Radiographic Progression Is Influenced by ERAP1 Polymorphisms with Gender and Age Being Cofactors.
Radiographic Severity of Knee Osteoarthritis Predicts Quantitative Bone Marrow Lesions on MRI.
Radiological Progression in Patients with Early RA and a Good Clinical Response to MTX Monotherapy: Predictors and Clinical Implications.
Radiological Progression in Very Early Rheumatoid Arthritis, Results of the DREAM Remission Induction Cohort.
Raloxifene for Prevention of Glucocorticoid-Induced Bone Loss: A 12-Month Randomized Double-Placebo-Controlled Trial.
RANKL Expression in Human T-Lymphocytes Requires Cooperative Signaling through the T-Cell Receptor and Adhesion Molecule CD2.
Rapid Improvement in Health-Related Quality of Life (HRQoL) in Gouty Arthritis Patients Treated with Canakinumab (ACZ885) Compared to Triamcinolone Acetonide.
Ras GTPase Homologues Make Redundant Contributions to RA FLS Activation and Broad Silencing of Ras Proteins Decreases Inflammation and Joint Destruction in Experimental Arthritis.
Rate of Remission in Clinical RA Patients by ACR/EULAR Criteria.
Rate of Serious Infections in RA Patients Who Subsequently Receive Other Biologic Therapies after Discontinuing Rituximab Treatment.
Rates and Predictors of Radiographic Sacroiliitis Progression over Two Years in Patients with Axial Spondyloarthritis.
Rates of Adverse Cardiovascular Events among SLE Patients Are Higher during Episodes of Disease Activity.
Rates of Hospitalized Bacterial Infection in Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis and Its Treatment: An Observational Study of National U.S. Medicaid Administrative Claims Data.
Rates of Malignancy Associated with Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis and Its Treatment: An Observational Study of National U.S. Medicaid Administrative Claims Data.
Rates of Meniscal Tearing Seen on Arthroscopy of Patients with Chondrocalcinosis.
Rates of Tuberculosis and Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Disease among Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Who Use Anti-Tumor Necrosis Factor alpha Therapy; from the SAfety of Biologic ThERapy (SABER) Study.
Ready and Waiting: Adults with Arthritis Are Interested in Population-Based Physical Activity Programs.
Real Life Analysis of the Romanian Experience in Switching from Anti-TNF Based Therapy to Rituximab.
Real Life Treatment with Rituximab in TNF Blocker Non-Responders Is Superior to Treatment with a Second TNF Blocker.
Reasons for Decline in Walking Despite Improvements in Knee Pain: The MOST Study.
Recently Diagnosed Ankylosing Spondylitis: Gender Differences and Factors Related to Delay in the Diagnosis. The North Israeli Study of ANkylosing Spondylitis (NISAN).
Receptor-Mediated Small Interfering RNA Delivery in Sjgren's Syndrome.
Recognition of IL-23 Dependent and Independent Stages during Autoimmune Collagen-Induced Arthritis.
Recombinant Chaperonin 10 Suppresses Cutaneous Lupus and Lupus Nephritis in MRL-(Fas)lpr Mice.
Reduced T-Cell-Dependent Humoral Immune Response in Microsomal Prostaglandin E Synthase-1 Null Mice.
Reduction of the Foot Plantar Maximum Vertical Force Using Medial-Wedge Insoles in Valgus Knee Osteoarthritis.
Regional Brain Diffusion Abnormalities in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
REGN475/SAR164877, a Nerve Growth Factor Inhibitor, in Osteoarthritis Patients with Moderate to Severe Knee Pain: Results of a Phase 2, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study.
REGN88/SAR153191, a Fully-Human Interleukin-6 Receptor Monoclonal Antibody, Reduces Acute Phase Reactants in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis: Preliminary Observations from Phase 1 Studies.
Regulation of Human T Cell Activation and Effector Functions by Kv1.3 and KCa3.1 Channels.
Regulation of VLA-4 in SLE Monocytes.
Regulatory T Cell Recovery in HCV-Related Autoimmunity through IL-2 Treatment.
Regulatory T Cells from Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis Are Not Affected by Adalimumab and Etanercept.
Regulatory T-Cells in Familial Mediterrnean Fever (FMF).
Relation of Hand Enthesophytes on Plain Radiographs with Findings of Knee Enthesopathy: Is Osteoarthritis a Generalized Enthesopathy?
Relationship between Active Inflammatory Lesions in the Spine and Sacroiliac Joints and New Development of Fatty Infiltration on Whole-Body MRI in Early Axial SpondyloarthritisResults of the ESTHER Trial at Week 48.
Relationship between Physical Activity and Health-Related Utility in Knee Osteoarthritis Patients.
Relationship between Rituximab Serum Levels and Progression of Structural Damage in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients.
Relationships between Changes in Bone Mineral Density or Bone Turnover Markers and Vertebral Fractures Incidence in Patients Treated with Bazedoxifene.
Relative Importance of Patient's Opinion and Physician's Criteria of Disease Activity Versus Information of Disease Duration and Rheumatologist Type of Exercise for Treatment Decision in Rheumatoid Arthritis: DUO Study.
Relative Performance of Two Validated Classification Systems for Wegener's Granulomatosis among Patients with ANCA-Associated Vasculitis (AAV) in a Registry for Children with Vasculitis: e-entry (ARChiVe).
Relevance of Epithelial Phenotypic Switching in the Pathogenesis of Systemic Sclerosis.
Reliability of Radiographic Scoring Methods in Axial Psoriatic Arthritis.
REMISSIONPLUS: Multicenter Evaluation of Low-Field MRI for Monitoring Treatment Response in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients.
Renal Biopsy in Systemic Lupus Erithematosus Patients with Low Levels of Proteinuria.
Renal Dysfunction in Rheumatoid Arthritis Is Associated with Incident Cardiovascular Disease, Independently of Traditional Risk Factors: The CARRE Study.
Renal Dysfunction Is Associated with Increased Mortality in Adults with Macrophage Activation Syndrome.
Repair of Bone Erosions in Inflammatory Arthritis Occurs as Inflammation Resolves, Accompanied by Alterations in the Wnt Signaling Pathway.
Repair of Bone Erosions in Patients Treated with TNF Antagonists in the Real World.
Repeat Kidney Biopsies Fail To Detect Differences between Azathioprine and Mycophenolate Mofetil Maintenance Therapy for Lupus Nephritis: Data from the MAINTAIN Nephritis Trial.
Reporting of the Recruitment Process in Randomized Clinical Trials of Biological Agents for the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Reproducibility of Semi-Automated Quantitative Nailfold Capillaroscopy Measurements in Patients with Systemic Sclerosis.
Reproductive History and Functional Outcome in Women with Recent-Onset Inflammatory Polyarthritis.
Resistance to Annexin A5 Anticoagulant Activity in Children with Rheumatic Disease Correlates with Persistent Antiphospholipid Antibodies and Thrombosis.
Resistant Tennis Elbow (RTE) Due to Radial Tunnel Syndrome: Clinical Presentation, Sonographic Findings and Surgical Correlation.
Respiratory Cause Mortality Was Greater in 54 Incident Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Patients Than 204 Community-Based, Non-RA Matched Cohort Controls (CN).
Response, Remission, and Flare during Early Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis with Infliximab.
Responsiveness and Reliability of MRI in Osteoarthritis: Analytic Literature Review.
Responsiveness to Change and Reliability of Radiographic Joint Space Width in Osteoarthritis of the Knee: A Systematic Review.
Results from a Phase I Study of MLTA3698A, a Novel Anti-Lymphotoxin-a Monoclonal Antibody: Safety, Tolerability and Biologic Activity in Patients with Active Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Results of the Delphi for EULAR/ACR Classification Criteria Working Group in Systemic Sclerosis.
Resveratrol Inhibits TNF--Induced MMP-9 Expression through a mTOR Independent Pathway.
Retinal Vascular Caliber Is Altered in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Biomarker of Disease Activity and Cardiovascular Risk?
Retrospective Analysis of Relapsing Polychondritis in the US Department of Defense Population.
Retrospective Case Series of Single Center Experience of Methotrexate and Mycophenolate Mofetil Monotherapy for Patients with Non Infectious Posterior, Intermediate and Panuveitis.
Reversal of CD3/CD4/CD25/Foxp3 Treg Depletion in Active SLE Patients with Rapamycin.
RFX1 Regulates CD70 and CD11a Expression by Recruiting the Histone Methyltransferase SUV39H1 in Lupus T Cells.
Rheuma on the RoadThe Rheuma Truck Mass Communication, Educational Advertising and Creative Community Care.
Rheumapalooza: An Intensive Rheumatology Curriculum for Second Year Medical Students.
Rheumatic Diseases among Oklahoma Tribal Populations.
Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Disease Activity Assessment and Treatment Decisions in Rheumatology Practice.
Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Impact on Work and RA-Related Indirect Costs during the First Three Years after RA Diagnosis. An Economic Analysis from the ESPOIR Cohort.
Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Is the Only One of 8 Diseases for Which a Patient History and Physical Examination (Versus Laboratory Tests and Ancillary Studies) Were Rated as Most Important for Clinical Decisions by >50 in a Physician Survey.
Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients in Clinical Remission Manifest Persistent Joint Inflammation on Histology and Imaging.
Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Receive Less Frequent Acute Reperfusion and Secondary Prevention after Myocardial Infarction.
Rheumatoid Arthritis Susceptibility Loci; PTPRC, PTPN2, IKZF3, c5orf30, BLK and CD247 Are Also Associated with Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis.
Rheumatoid Synovial Fibroblasts Support Aid Expression and IG Class-Switching in B Cells Via a BAFF-Dependent TLR3-Stimulated Pathway.
Rheumatologists on the Road: A Subspecialist's Role in Caring for the Homebound.
Rheumatologists Practise Evidence Based Medicine, an Observational Study.
Rheumatology Fellowship Curricular Rotation in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound.
Rheumatology Health Professionals' Care: Current and Future Tasks and Education.
Risk Associated with African American Race in Relation to Prevalence of Cardinal Organ System Manifestations in Scleroderma.
Risk Factors Associated with the Presence of Pneumonia in Patients with Lupus Erythematosus (SLE): A Nested Case-Control Study.
Risk Factors for Aortitis among Patients with Pathological Examination after Resection of the Thoracic Aorta in Denmark 19972009: A 12-Year Nationwide Population-Based Cross-Sectional Study.
Risk Factors for Coronary Heart Diseases in Japanese Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis: From a Large Observational Study, IORRA.
Risk Factors for Hallux Valgus (HV) in a Population-Based Study of Older Adults: The Framingham Foot Study.
Risk Factors in Different Subsets of Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Risk of Acute Coronary Syndromes in Relation to TNF-Inhibition in Early Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Risk of Malignancies in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis Treated with Biologic Therapy: Meta-Analysis of Controlled Trials.
Risk of Malignancy during Anti-TNF alfa Therapy in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Registries, Long-Term Extension Studies and Randomized Controlled Trials.
Risk of Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma in Primary Sjgren's Syndrome.
Risk of Renal Flares and Decline in Renal Function in Patients with Active Lupus Nephritis Treated with Mycophenolate Mofetil (MMF).
Rituximab (RTX) Is More Effective in Active Sero-Positive RA Than Sero-Negative RA.
Rituximab Alters the HDL Particle from a Pro-Inflammatory into an Anti-Inflammatory Property in Good Responding Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients.
Rituximab for Remission Induction and Maintenance in ANCA-Associated Vasculitis: A Single-Center Ten-Year Experience in 108 Patients.
Rituximab in Psoriatic Arthritis Provides Modest Clinical Improvement and Reduces Expression of Inflammatory Biomarkers in Skin Lesions.
Rituximab Maintenance Therapy for Relapsed Wegener's Granulomatosis and Microscopic Polyangiitis.
Rituximab Therapy Is an Effective Approach in Treatment of IgG4-Related Systemic Disease.
Rituximab Treatment Induces the Expression of Genes Involved in Healing Processes in the Rheumatoid Arthritis Synovium.
Rituximab vs TNF-Inhibitor Cycling in Patients Who Previously Failed to TNF-Inhibitors: The MIRAR Study.
Rituximab vs. Anti-TNF after Failure of Anti-TNF: An Observational Study.
Rituximab-Reduced Immunoglobulin Free Light Chains in RA Correlate with Disease Suppression: A Novel Mechanism of Action of Rituximab.
RO2492, a Phosphoinositide-288-Kinase d Inhibitor, Shows Inhibitory Effects in a Variety of Human Cell Types and Suppresses Collagen-Induced Arthritis in Mice.
Role for IL-23 in Differentiation of Human Th17 Cells.
Role of Agonistic Autoantibodies Directed to the Angiotensin II Type 1 and the Endothelin-1 Type A Receptors in Systemic Sclerosis.
Role of Central Sensitization in Persistent Pain Post-Knee Replacement: The MOST Study.
Role of Dipeptidyl Peptidase I (Cathepsin C) in the Maturation of IL-1 In Vivo.
Role of IL-17 in Pannus Formation and Osteoclastogenesis in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Role of IL-1b in the Development of Human TH17 Cells: Lesson from Patients Carrying NLPR3 Gene Mutations.
Role of N-Terminal Pro-BNP in Detecting Clinically-Significant Cardiac Involvement in Systemic Sclerosis Patients.
Role of Raf Kinase Inhibitor Protein in Cytokines, Matrix Metalloproteinases Regulation and Invasiveness of Rheumatoid Fibroblast-Like Synobiocytes.
Role of Reactive Oxigen Species and ROS-Dependent Downstream Signalling in the Prothrombotic State Elicited by Antiphospholipid Antibodies from Primary Antiphospholipid Syndrome Patients.
Role of the Central Nervous System (CNS) in Peripheral Inflammation: Sympathetic Innervation of the Spleen Regulates Inflammatory Arthritis.
Role of the Metalloproteinase ADAM-8 in the Regulation of the Inflammatory Response. PSGL-1 Shedding by ADAM-8 in Human Neutrophils.