Abstract Index


Arthritis & Rheumatism, Volume 60,
October 2009 Abstract Supplement

The 2009 ACR/ARHP Annual Scientific Meeting
Philadelphia October 16-21, 2009.

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Safety and Efficacy After 24 Week (wk) Dosing of the Oral JAK Inhibitor CP-690,550 (CP) as Monotherapy in Patients (pts) with Active Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
Fleischmann R.M., Genovese M.C., Gruben D., Kanik K.S., Wallenstein G.V., Wilkinson B., Zwillich S.H.

Safety and Efficacy After 24 Week (WK) Dosing of the Oral JAK Inhibitor CP-690,550 (CP) in Combination with Methotrexate (MTX) in Patients (PTS) with Active Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
Kremer J., Cohen S., Wilkinson B., Gruben D., Wallenstein G.V., Kanik K.S., Zwillich S.H.

Safety and Efficacy of Anti-TNF Agents in Refractory Uveitis in Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: The Italian REGISTRY
Zannin Maria Elisabetta, Martini Giorgia, Pontikaki Irene, Cimaz Rolando, Lepore Loredana, Bracaglia Claudia, Zulian Francesco

Safety and Efficacy of Canakinumab (Ilaris) in Children Across Different Disease Severity Phenotypes of Cryopyrin Associated Periodic Syndrome (CAPS): Interim Results of An Ongoing Study
Deschner J.B. Kuemmerle, Cartwright R., Gattorno M., Zulian F., Quartier P., Hoyer J., Foeldvari I., Ramos E., Hawkins P.N., Leslie K., Krammer G., Malfait S., Preiss R., Widmer A., Hachulla E.

Safety and Efficacy of Diclofenac Sodium Gel for Knee Osteoarthritis in Patients Aged <65 Years Versus 65 Years
Altman Roy, Gloth F. Michael, Gold Morris S., Petruschke Richard

Safety and Immunogenicity of Varicella Vaccine in Patients with Juvenile Rheumatic Diseases Using Methotrexate and Corticosteroids
Pileggi Gecilmara S., de Souza Cleonice B. S., Ferriani Virginia P. L.

Safety of ANTI-Tnf Blockers In HBcAb-Positive Patients
Bobbio-Pallavicini Francesca, Caprioli Marta, Caporali Roberto, Atzeni Fabiola, Ventura Donatella, Sarzi-Puttini Piercarlo, Montecucco C.

Safety of Golimumab, A New Human Anti-TNF Antibody, in Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, and Ankylosing Spondylitis: An Analysis of Pooled Data From Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Studies
Kay Jonathan, Fleischmann R. M., Keystone Edward C., Rahman M. U., Hsia E. C., Doyle M. K., Hsu B., Mack M., Zrubek J., Beutler A., Braun J., Kavanaugh Arthur

Safety of Infliximab in the Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis and History of Hepatitis B Virus Infection
Zhang Xuewu, Liu Xia, An Yuan, Liu Xu, Li Zhanguo

Safety of Rituximab in Combination with a TNF Inhibitor and Methotrexate in Patients with Active Rheumatoid Arthritis: Results From a Randomized Controlled Trial (TAME)
Greenwald M., Shergy W., Kaine J. L., Sweetser M. T., Gilder K., Linnik M. D.

Safety Profiles of Disease-Modifying Anti-Rheumatic Drugs and Biologics in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis: Observations From the RADIUS Registry
Gibofsky Allan, Palmer W., Keystone Edward C., Schiff Michael H., Feng JingYuen, Baumgartner Scott, Markenson Joseph A.

Safety Update On Certolizumab Pegol (CZP) in Patients with Active Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
van Vollenhoven Ronald F., Smolen J. S., Schiff M., Fleischmann Roy, Combe B., Goel N., Desai C., Curtis Jeffrey R., Keystone Edward C.

Safety, Pharmacokinetics, and Pharmacodynamics of PD-0360324, AHuman Monoclonal Antibody to Monocyte/Macrophage Colony Stimulating Factor, in Healthy Volunteers
Sadis Seth, Mukherjee Arnab, Olson Stephen, Dokmanovich Melba, Maher Robert, Cai Chun-Hua, Le Vu, Crawford Megan, Fedechko Ronald, Whitfield Lloyd, Stock Thomas, Hellio le Graverand Gastineau Marie-Pierre, Zeiher Bernhardt

Salivary Gland Tissue Expression of Interleukin-21 in Patients with Primary Sjgrens Syndrome
Kang Kwi Young, Kim Hyun-Ok, Kim Sung Soo, Kim Ji-Min, Yoon Ho-Sung, Lee Chang-Hun, Kwok Seung-Ki, Ju Ji-Hyeon, Park Kyung-Su, Park Sung-Hwan, Kim Ho-Youn

Sarcopenia: a Relevant Factor for Bone Mineral Density in Elderly Men Community-Dwelling
Danilevicius Camille F., Lopes Jaqueline B., Takayama Liliam, Caparbo Valéria F., Pereira Rosa M. R.

Scaling Properties of the OAKHQOL Questionnaire for Hip and Knee Osteoarthritis: A Rasch Analysis
Goetz Christophe, Ecosse Emmanuel, Rat Anne-Christine, Pouchot Jacques, Coste Joël, Guillemin Francis

Scintigraphic Studies in the Detection of Pulmonary Involvement in Systemic Sclerosis (SSc) Patients
Koutsikos John, Kostopoulos Charalampos, Mamoulakis Charalampos, Moulopoulos Lia A., Zerva Cherry, Mavrikakis Myron, Leondi Anastasia

Scleroderma Pumonary Hypertension Quality Enhancement Research Initiative (QuERI): Use of Diagnostic Tests by Community Rheumatologists
Seibold James R., Dragomir Alina, Tan Mary, Furst Daniel E., Hill Nicholas, McLaughlin Vallerie, Silver Richard M., Steen Virginia D., Langer Anatoly

Screening for Ankylosing Spondylitis and Other Axial Spondyloarthritides-Are Established Criteria for Inflammatory Back Pain Useful in Primary Care?
Braun Annalina, Saracbasi Ertan, Grifka Joachim, Schnitker Jörg, Klein Franziska, Braun Jürgen

Screening of Differentially Expressed Serum Proteins for Rheumatoid Arthritis by Proteomic Fingerprinting
Long Li, Li Yongzhe, Hu Chaojun, Li Zhanguo

Seasonal Variation in the Incidence of Disease Flares in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE): Relationship with Weather Parameters and Ultraviolet Light Intensity
To Chi Hung, Mok Chi Chiu, Ho Ling Yin, Yu Carrel

Secretory Phospholipase A2 Group IIA Binds to Integrin v3 and Induces Proinflammatory Signaling
Saegusa Jun, Fujita Masaaki, Tanaka Shino, Morinobu Akio, Kawano Seiji, Takada Yoshikazu, Kumagai Shunichi

SELDI-TOF Proteomic Whole Saliva Profiling in Fibromyalgic Patient
Giacomelli Camillo, Bazzichi Laura, Ciregia Federica, Baldini Chiara, Sernissi Francesca, Giusti Laura, Consensi Arianna, Ferrari Claudia, Lucacchini Antonio, Bombardieri Stefano

Selenium and Biomarkers of Joint Tissue Metabolism in a Community-Based Cohort: The Johnston County Osteoarthritis Project
Addison S., Shi X., Schwartz Todd A., Kraus V.B., Stabler T., Helmick C.G., Jordan J.M.

Self-Management for Osteoarthritis of the Knee; Health Professionals or Lay Leaders?
Coleman Sophie, Rose Jessica, McQuade Jean, Carroll Graeme, Inderjeeth Charles, Briffa N. Kathy

Self-Reported Arthritis Increases Fracture Risk: Results From the Womens Health Initiative
Wright Nicole C., Lisse Jeffrey R., Eaton Charles B., Walitt Brian T., Chen Zhao

Sensorineural Hearing Loss in Diffuse Systemic Sclerosis
Monteiro Tatiana A., Souza Romy B. C., Bonfa Eloisa, Bento Ricardo F., Novalo Elaine S., Vasconcelos Laura G. E.

Septic Arthritis: A 20-Year Review of Cases in Two Teaching Hospitals
Rodriguez-Paez Alejandra C., Tittermary Sherrilyn, Pritchard Charles H., Brent Lawrence H.

Sequential Pharmacoeconomic Model of Biologic Strategies for Rheumatoid Arthritis in Sweden Based On Disease Activity
Turesson Carl, Teleman Annika, Bengtsson Ann, Sennfalt Karin, Dupont Danielle, Beresniak Ariel

Serial Re-Screening in High Risk Patients On Anti-TNF- Therapy Validate CDC Recommendations for Monitoring TB Risk
Cooray D., Moran R., Broumand A., Bagheri S., Louie J.S., Furst DE, Karpouzas GA

Serious Infections in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Treated with Anakinra (ANA): Experience From the BSR Biologics Register (BSRBR)
Galloway J. B., Dixon W. G., Mercer L. K., Watson K. D., Lunt M., Hyrich K. L., Symmons D. P., BSRBR 

Serum 25(OH) Vitamin D Level and Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Autoantibody: Analysis in a Population-Based U.S. Sample
Kinjo Mitsuyo, Setoguchi Soko, Solomon Daniel H.

Serum Amyloid A Protein Stimulates Th17-Related Cytokines Production in Rheumatoid Synoviocytes
Koga Tomohiro, Migita Kiyoshi, Yamasaki Satoshi, Tamai Mami, Kawashiri Shin-ya, Iwamoto Naoki, Nakamura Hideki, Origuchi Tomoki, Ida Hiroaki, Kawakami Atsushi, Eguchi Katsumi

Serum Cartilage Oligometric Matrix Protein (COMP) Level Is a Marker of Disease Activity in Relapsing Polychondritis
Lekpa Fernando Kemta, Piette Jean-Charles, Bastuji-Garin Sylvie, Kraus VB, Stabler T., Poole A. Robin, Marini-Portugal André, Chevalier Xavier

Serum Cholesterol in Young Men and Risk of Incident Gout
Gelber Allan C., Meoni Audrey Chu Lucy, Klag Michael J.

Serum Concentrations of 25-OH Vitamin D in SLE Patients Are Inversely Related to Disease Activity-Is It Time to Routinely Supplement SLE Patients with Vitamin D?
Amital Howard, Szekanecz Zoltá, Szucs Gabriella, Danko Katalin, Nagy Endre, Csepany Tünde, Kiss Emese, Doria Andrea, Corocher Nadia, Agmon-Levin Nancy, Orbach Hedi C., Goddard Gisele Z., Shoenfeld Yehuda

Serum Hydrogen Peroxide Levels Are Elevated in Fibromyalgia Syndrome
Russell I. Jon, Xiao Yangming, Haynes Wanda L., Michalek Joel E.

Serum Hydroxyvitamin D, Parathyroid Hormone, and the Risk of Falls: The Osteoporotic Fractures in Men (MrOS) Study
Curtis Jeffrey R., Adams Annette, Cauley J., Cawthon Peggy, Cummings Steven, Ensrud Kristine, Hoffman Andrew, Judd Suzanne, Lewis Cora E., Narongroeknawin Pongthorn, Shikany James M.

Serum IL17 in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: Association with Serum IL6, MIF, and CNS Disease
Morand Eric F., Northcott Melissa, Kitching A. Richard, Brown Fiona, Hoi Alberta

Serum Interferon Alpha Correlates with Disease Activity, Specific Clinical Manifestations and Circulating Plasma Cells Levels in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Mathian Alexis, Parizot Christophe, Dorgham Karim, Miyara Makoto, Haroche Julien, Debre Patrice, Piette Jean -Charles, Lebon Pierre, Gorochov Guy, Amoura Zahir

Serum Levels of Inflammatory Markers, Knee Radiographic Osteoarthritis, and Knee Cartilage Loss in Older Adults
Ding Changhai, Cicuttini Flavia, Jones Graeme

Serum Markers Associated with Clinical Response in Methotrexate Nave Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Treated with Golimumab, A Human Anti-TNF Monoclonal Antibody
Wagner C., Rahman M. U., Hsia E. C., Emery P., Fleischmann R.M., Mack M., Elashoff M., Visvanathan S.

Serum Transforming Growth Factor-Beta 1 as a Biomarker of Incident and Progressive Radiographic Hip and Knee Osteoarthritis: The Johnston County Osteoarthritis Project
Nelson A.E., Golightly Y.M., Stabler T., Kraus V.B., Renner Jordan B., Jordan J.M.

Serum Urate and Its Relationship with Alcoholic Beverage Intake in Men and Women: Findings From the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Cohort
Gaffo Angelo L., Roseman Jeffrey M., Jacobs Jr. David R., Lewis C., Shikany James M., Mikuls T. R., Jolly Pauline E., Saag Kenneth G.

Seven Year Follow-up of Infliximab (IFX) in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Patients: Attrrition, Safety and Efficacy
Vander Cruyssen Bert, Durez Patrick, Westhovens Rene, De Keyser Filip

Severity of Anger, and Not Clinical Pain, Correlated with Nociceptive Flexion Reflex Threshold in Fibromyalgia: An Exploratory Analysis
Ang Dennis C., Chakr Rafael, Mazzuca Steven A., France Christopher

Severity of Gout and Mortality
Perez-Ruiz Fernando, Martinez-Indart Lorea, Carmona Loreto, Herrero-Beites Ana M., Pijoan Jose I.

Severity of Rheumatoid Arthritis in Oklahoma Native Americans
Genovese Angela D., Rawdon Joe C., Delancy Sheryl, Malik Sanober, Knowlton Nicholas, Apel Stephen, Gladd Debbie, Merrill Joan T., Olech Ewa

Sex Differences in Predictors of Increased Symptoms After Exercise and Sleep Restriction
Glass Jennifer M., Ablin Jacob N., Lyden Angela, Ambrose Kirsten, Williams David A., Gracely Richard, Clauw Daniel

Sex Hormones and Gender Influences the Function of Regulatory T Cells in SLE Patients
Singh Ram P., Dinesh Ravi, La Cava Antonio, Hahn B H.

Sexual Functioning in Male Ankylosing Spondylitis Patients
So Anthony, O'Shea Finbar (Barry) D., Inman R.D.

Sexual Relationships in Rheumatoid Arthritis: The Development and Use of the ASBLA Model
Grundy Gill, Moots Robert J., Goodacre John A., Riley Alan, Goodacre Lynne

Shared Loci Between Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis and Other Autoimmune Diseases
Thompson Susan D., Ramos Paula S., Sudman Marc, Marion Miranda C., Mueller Cornelia, Haas Johannes-Peter, Prahalad Sampath, Zeft Andrew S., Bohnsack John F., Wise Carol A., Punaro Marilynn G., Rose Carlos D., Divers Jasmin, Langefeld Carl D., Glass David N.

Short Term Treatment of High Dose Glucocorticoids Improves the Lipid Profile in Early Rheumatoid Arthritis
den Uyl Debby, Raterman Hennie G., Lems Willem F., Dijkmans Ben A.C., Voskuyl Alexandre E., van Schaardenburg Dirkjan, Kerstens Pit J.S.M., Nurmohamed Michael T.

Shut in? Impact of Arthritis and Other Chronic Conditions On Community Participation Among Older Adults
Furner Sylvia E., Theis Kristina A.

Side Effects of Long-Term Use of Glucocorticoids in Giant Cell Arteritis
Talarico Rosaria, Stagnaro Chiara, d'Ascanio Anna, Bombardieri Stefano

Signs and Symptoms of Joint Hypermobility Syndrome to Consider When Diagnosing This Condition
Bravo Jaime F., Wolff Carlos

Silencing of Endogenous Retrovirus Is Impaired in B Cells From Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Renaudineau Yves, Le Dantec Christelle, Jousse-Joulin Sandrine, Garaud Soizic, Youinou Pierre

Silent Ischemic Myocardial Disease in Antiphospholipid Syndrome
Sacre Karim, Brihaye Benoit, Hyafil Fabien, Laissy Jean-Pierre, Lidove Olivier, Papo Thomas

Simvastatin and Hydroxychloroquine Can Prevent the Procoagulant/Thrombogenic Properties of Antiphospholipid Antibodies in Monocytes
Lambrianides Anastasia, Bell Katie, Pierangeli Silvia S., Latchman David S., Isenberg David A., Rahman Anisur, Giles Ian P.

Single Anti P-Ribosomal Antibodies Are Not Associated to Lupus Nephritis in Patient with Active Systemic Lupus Erythematosus. Theory of the Nephritogenicity by Clusters
Quintana Gerardo, Coral-Alvarado Paola, Aroca Gustavo, Mendez Paul, Chalem Philippe, Iglesias Antonio, Ruiz Ariel

Single Infusion of Infliximab Reduced Excessive Bone Resorption in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis
Nawata Masao, Saito Kazuyoshi, Hanami Kentaro, Tanaka Yoshiya

Six-Month Results From the Collaborative European REgistries for Rituximab in Rheumatoid Arthritis (CERERRA). Efficacy of Rituximab Is Highest in RF-Positive Patients and in Those Who Failed at Most One Prior Anti-TNF
van Vollenhoven Ronald F., Chatzidionysiou K., Nasonov E., Lukina G., Hetland M. L., Tarp U., Gabay C., van Riel P. L.C.M., Nordstrom D. C., Gomez-Reino J. J., Pavelka K., Tomsic M., Lie E., Kvien T. K.

SLE Patients Show Evidence of Premature Biological Senescence
Haque Sahena, Rakieh Chadi, Salway Fiona, Gorodkin Rachel, Ho Pauline, Teh Lee-Suan, Day Philip J., Bruce Ian N.

SLE Transplanted Patients Have Inferior Patient Survival Compared to Matched Controls
Norby Gudrun E., Leivestad Torbjoern, Gran Jan Tore, Holdaas Hallvard

Sle2c1 Sublocus Synergizes with Lpr Mutation in Contributing to Lupus Development
Xu Zhiwei, Morel Laurence

SLEDAI-2K 10 Days Versus SLEDAI-2K 30 Days in a Longitudinal Evaluation
Touma Zahi, Urowitz M.B., Ibanez Dominique, Gladman Dafna

SLEDAI-2K Responder Index-50 (SRI-50)
Touma Zahi, Gladman Dafna, Urowitz Murray

SLICC Revision of the ACR Classification Criteria for SLE
Petri Michelle, Systemic Lupus International Collaborating Clinic (SLICC) 

SLP-76 Is Required for Optimal NK Cell Activation and Shaping of the Ly49 Receptor Repertoire
May Rebecca, Kambayashi Taku

Smokers, Suffering by SLE, Have Higher Platelet Agregability Than the Non-Smokers. Low-Dose Aspirin Therapy Abrogates This Difference
Bradna Petr, Maly Jaroslav, Soukup Tomas, Pecka Miroslav, Blaha Vaclav, Toms Jan, Hrncir Zbynek

Smoking and Anti-CCP Antibodies Predict Rheumatoid Arthritis
Turesson Carl, Bergstrom Ulf GB, Truedsson Lennart, Melander Olle, Saxne Tore, Jacobsson Lennart TH

Smoking and Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptor Function in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Kazantseva Marina, Highton John, Stamp Lisa K., Hessian Paul A.

Smoking Intensifies Rheumatoid Arthritis Susceptibility in Individuals Carrying the HLA-DRB1 Shared Epitope Regardless of Serologic Markers
Bang So-Young, Lee Kyoung-Ho, Cho Soo-Kyung, Lee Hye-Soon, Lee Kyung Wha, Bae S.-C.

Smoking Is Associated with Non-Response to Methotrexate and to Anti-TNF Treatment in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis. Results From the Swedish EIRA Study
Saevarsdottir Saedis, Wedren Sara, Seddighzadeh Maria, Askling Johan, Padyukov Leonid, Alfredsson Lars, Klareskog Lars

Smoking Is Not Associated with Autoantibodies in Unaffected First-Degree Relatives of SLE Patients
James J.A., Stewart S.A., Terrell D., Guthridge J.M., Bruner G.R., Kamen D.L., Gilkeson G.S., Karp D.R., Olsen N.J., Ishimori M.L., Weisman M.H., Holers V.M., Harley J.B., Norris J.M.

Smoking Rates in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis Are Similar to the General Population but Smoking Cessation Rates Are Higher in RA Patients: Data From the QUEST-RA Multinational Database
Makinen H., Sokka Tuulikki, Pincus Theodore, Abelson B., Naranjo A., QUEST-RA Investigators 

Socioeconomic Burden of Psoriatic Arthritis in Hong Kong: Direct and Indirect Costs and the Influence of Disease Pattern
Zhu Tracy, Tam Lai-Shan, Leung Ying-Ying, Kwok Lai Wa, Wong Kong-Chiu, Kun Emily W., Li Edmund K.

Sodium Oxybate Improves Fatigue, Sleep Disturbance, and PGIc in FibromyalgiaResults From a Phase 3, 14-Week, Controlled Trial
Mease Philip J., Swick Todd J., Alvarez-Horine Sarah, Inhaber Neil, Guinta Diane R., Holman Andrew J., Russell Ij

Soluble Biomarkers in Psoriatic Disease: Differences Between Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis
Chandran Vinod, Edwin Jonathan, Shen Hua, Pellett Fawnda, Shanmugarajah Sutha, Schentag Catherine T., Rosen Cheryl, Cook Richard J., Gladman Dafna D.

Soluble Biomarkers Predict Response to Anti-Tumour Necrosis Factor (TNF) Therapy in Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA)
Chandran Vinod, Shen Hua, Pollock Remy, Pellett Fawnda, Schentag Catherine T., Cook Richard J., Gladman Dafna D.

Soluble GITR Ligand Is Extremely Elevated in Sera From RA Patients
Kurasawa Kazuhiro, Ohara Tetsuya, Arai Satoko, Owada Takayoshi, Maezawa Reika, Hanaoka Ryosuke, Fukuda Takeshi

Soluble Junctional Adhesion Molecule-C Promotes Mononuclear Cell Recruitment in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rabquer Bradley J., Teegala Nanditha, Lesch Charles A., Amin M. Asif, Ruth Jeffrey H., Shaheen Matthew K., Campbell Phillip L., Imhof Beat A., Koch Alisa E.

Soluble Syndecan-3 (ssyn3): An Anionic Serum Protein in Ovariectomised Rats Controlling Osteoblastic (OB) Function
Anastassiades Tassos P., Rees-Milton Karen

SPACIA1, A Novel Gene Involved in Proliferation of Synoviocytes in Arthritis
Sato Tomoo, Fujii Ryoji, Konomi Koji, Yagishita Naoko, Aono Hiroyuki, Yamano Yoshihisa, Beppu Moroe, Nishioka Kusuki, Nakajima Toshihiro

Specific Histone Deacetylases (HDACs) Modulate Fibrosis and Angiogenesis in Systemic Sclerosis (SSc)
Hemmatazad Hossein, Maurer Britta, Rodrigues Hanna Maciejewska, Gay Renate E., Michel Beat A., Gay Steffen, Distler Oliver, Jungel Astrid

Specific Targeting of TNF Receptor I in Synoviocytes or Antigen-Presenting Cells in Secondary Lymphoid Organs Ameliorates Collagen-Induced Arthritis
Arntz Onno J., Geurts Jeroen, Veenbergen Sharon, Bennink Miranda B., van den Berg Wim B., van de Loo Fons A.

Spinal Epidural Lipomatosis in Pediatric Patients with Chronic Autoimmune Disorders
Moller Jana, Hamel Juliane, Hahn Gabriele, Pessler Frank

Splenic DC Subsets During Collagen-Induced Arthritis in Mice: a Role for Inflammatory Conventional DC?
Lebre M.C., Bevaart L., Ramos M.I.P., Aarrass S., Tak Paul P.

Spondyloarthritis in HLA-B27 Transgenic Rats Is Prevented by Epididymo-Orchiectomy Even After Onset of Epididymo-Orchitis
Taurog Joel D., Satumtira Nimman, Dorris Martha L.

Stage of Knee OA and Odds of Cartilage Thickness Loss or Gain Over Two Years
Sharma L., Chmiel J. S., Almagor O., Wirth W., Cahue S., Marshall M., Eckstein F.

Standardized Follow up of 54 Pregnancies in 42 Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Theulin A., Ardizzone M., Kleinmann Jf, Sordet Christelle, Gottenberg Jacques-Eric, Sibilia J.

Standardized Ultrasound Examination of the Hand in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis-a Multicentre Learning Experience: Education in Ultrasound of Rheumatoid Arthritis-EURA
Ellegaard K., Torp-Pedersen S., Christensen R., Stoltenberg M., Hansen Annette, Lorenzen T., Jensen D., Lindegaard Hanne, Juul L., Rogind H., Bulow P., Chrysidis S., Kowalski M., Danneskiold-Samsoe Bente, Bliddal H.

STAT4 Polymorphism Is a Confirmed Genetic Risk Factor for Sjgrens Syndrome That Could Be Involved in Type 1 Interferon Pathway Signalling
Miceli-Richard Corinne, Gestermann Nicolas, Loiseau Pascale, Puechal Xavier, Hachulla Eric, Gottenberg Jacques-Eric, Mariette Xavier

Stepwise Development of a Multi-Protein Biomarker Index of RA Disease Activity
Shen Y., Knowlton N., Turner M., Sutton C., Smith D., Chernoff D., Hesterberg L., Roubenoff R., Shadick N.A., Weinblatt M. E., Cavet G., Centola M.

Stochastic Resonance Electrical Stimulation to Improve Proprioception in the Osteoarthritic Knee
Collins A., Blackburn T., Olcott C., Miles J., Jordan J., Dirschl D., Weinhold P.

Stratification of the Individual Five-Year Cardiovascular Risk in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis
del Rincon Inmaculada, Pogosian Samvel, Battafarano Daniel F., O'Leary Daniel H., Polak Joseph, Escalante Agustin

Strictly and Persistently Single-Organ Localized Wegeners Granulomatosis (WG) Is Rare: Study of the 18 Patients From the FVSG Cohort
Stubbe Muriel, Pagnoux Christian, Lifermann François, Jego Patrick, Meaux-Ruault Nadine, Cabane Jean, Guillevin Loïc

Studies of Combination of IMO-3100, An Antagonist of TLR7 and TLR9, and Etanercept, a TNF- Inhibitor, in a Mouse Model of Collagen-Induced Arthritis (CIA)
Zhu Fu-Gang, Yu Dong, Kandimalla Ekambar R., Agrawal Sudhir

Study of Clinical Expression and Morbidity of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus During a 5 Year Follow up After the Diagnosis in Male Patients (THESSALONIKI LUPUS STUDY GROUP)
Stefanidou Styliani, Benos Alexios, Garyfallos Alexandros

Study of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (VEGF) and Hypoxia Inducible Factor 1 Alpha (HIF-1) DNA Polymorphisms in Patients of with Giant Cell Arteritis
Castaneda Santos, Fernandez-Contreras María E., Vicente Esther F., Gonzalez-Alvaro Isidoro, Carvajal Inmaculada, Garcia-Vicuna Txaro, Gamallo Carlos

Study of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (VEGF) and Hypoxia Inducible Factor 1 Alpha (HIF-1) Gene Polymorphisms in Patients with Polymyalgia Rheumatica
Vicente Esther F., Fernandez-Contreras María E., Castaneda Santos, Ortiz Ana M., Casado Amparo, Gamallo Carlos

Subgroup Analyses Demonstrate Consistent Response to Rilonacept (IL-1 Trap) in Patients with Cryopyrin-Associated Periodic Syndromes (CAPS)
Hoffman Hal M., Scheble Kristen M., Nadler Douglas, Weinstein Steven P.

Subjective Cognitive Complaints and Cognitive Impairment in out-Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Larsen Janni Lisander, Vogel Asmus, Jacobsen Soren

Suicidal Ideation Common in Childhood-Onset Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (cSLE); Genetic Expression and Depressive Symptoms in cSLE
Nassi Lorien A., Punaro Marilynn G., Morton Anne, Fribley Corinne, Baisch Jeanine, Xu Zhaohui, Pascual M. Virginia

Suppression of Collagen-Induced Arthritis by Natural Killer T Cell Activation with -Carba-GalCer, a Novel Synthetic Glycolipid Ligand
Yoshiga Yohei, Goto Daisuke, Segawa Seiji, Sugihara Makoto, Hayashi Taichi, Chino Yusuke, Matsumoto Isao, Ito Satoshi, Sumida Takayuki

Suppression of Osteoclastogenesis From Human Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells Co-Cultured with Rheumatoid Arthritis Synovial Fibroblasts by Over-Expression of MiR-223
Shibuya Hayatoshi, Nakasa Tomoyuki, Niimoto Takuya, Adachi Nobuo, Deie Masataka, Ochi Mitsuo

Suppression of Primary SLE B Cells by XmAb5871, An Anti-CD19 Monoclonal Antibody (mAb) That Co-Engages the B Cell Antigen Receptor (BCR) and the FcRIIb Inhibitory Receptor
Chu Seung Y., Ortiz Elizabeth C., Pong Erik, Horton Holly M., Jacob Noam, Stohl William, Szymkowski David E.

Suppression of Rat Collagen-Induced Arthritis by Lentiviral Vector-Mediated Delivery of Toll-Like Receptor 7 Short Hairpin RNA Gene
Wang Chrong-Reen, Shiau Ai-Li, Chen Shih-Yao, Lin Yi-Syuan, Wu Chao-Liang

Suppressive Influences of IFN- On IL-17 Expression and Th17 Differentiation
Hirohata Shunsei, Shibuya Hideki

Suppressor of Cytokine Signaling 3 Dampens Invariant NKT Cell Responses by Inhibiting the Immunostimulatory Function of Antigen-Presenting Cells
Veenbergen Sharon, Bennink Miranda B., Biton Jerome, Bessis Natacha, Arntz Onno J., van den Berg Wim B., van de Loo Fons A.

Sustainability of Clinical Remission with Etanercept and Methotrexate, in Combination or as Monotherapy, in Early Active Rheumatoid Arthritis
Emery Paul, Durez Patrick, Kvien T.K., Manolios Nicholas, Pedersen Ronald, Robertson Debbie H., Foehl Joanne, Koenig Andrew S., Freundlich Bruce

Sustained Clinical Response in Psoriatic Arthritis Patients Treated with Anti-TNF Agents: A 5-Year Long-Term Study
Saougou Ioanna, Markatseli Theodora E., Voulgari Paraskevi V., Papagoras Charalampos, Drosos Alexandros A.

Sustained Depletion of Biogenic Amines Causes Chronic Muscular Pain and Tactile Allodynia Accompanied by Depression: A Putative Animal Model of Fibromyalgia
Oe Tomoya, Nagakura Yukinori, Aoki Toshiaki, Matsuoka Nobuya

Sustained Safety and Efficacy of TRU-015 with Continued Retreatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis Subjects Following a Phase 2B Study
Stromatt S., Chopiak V., Dvoretskiy L., Koshukova G., Nasonov E., Povoroznyuk V., Stanislavchuk M., Leith P.

Switching From Oral to Parenteral Methotrexate Administration Produces Clinical Improvements through Selective Accumulation of Long-Chains Methotrexate Polyglutamates
Kremer Joel M., Zablocki Rong, Dervieux Thierry

Switching the Dose Regimen of Oral Bisphosphonates, Adherence and Fractures
Briesacher Becky, Andrade Susan, Harrold Leslie R., Fouayzi Hassan, Yood Robert A.

Syndecan-4 Is a Key Regulator of Osteoarthritic Cartilage Damage
Bertrand Jessica, Echtermeyer Frank, Dreier Rita, Furst Martin, Theilmeier Gregor, Pap Thomas

Synergy Between IL-32 and Streptococcus Pyogenes Cell Wall Fragments Results in Destructive Arthritis Which Is IL-1-Dependent
Heinhuis Bas, Koenders Marije I., van de Loo Fons A., van Lent Peter L.E.M., Kim Soo-Hyun, Dinarello Charles A., Joosten Leo A.B., van den Berg Wim B.

Synovial Fluid and Synovial Tissue Biomarkers of the Response to Intra-Articular TNF- Blockade in Psoriatic Arthritis
Fiocco U., Sfriso P., Oliviero F., Roux-Lombard P., Lunardi F., Calabrese F., Nardacchione R., Scagliori E., Cozzi L., Vezzu M., Molena B., Scanu A., Dayer J. M., Punzi L.

Synovial Hypertrophy of Metatarsophangeal Joints Is Not Specific of Inflammatory Rheumatism
Gandjbakhch Frédérique, Foltz Violaine, Rozenberg Sylvie, Bourgeois Pierre, Fautrel Bruno

Synovial Sarcoma Presenting as Soft Tissue Rheumatic Syndrome: A Challenge for the Clinician
Baena-Ocampo Leticia C., Bertrand Federico, Leon Saul, Linares L. Miguel, Rico Genaro, Pineda Carlos

Synovial Tissue Vascularity Is Related to Outcome in Early Undifferentiated Arthritis Patients
de Hair Maria J.H., van de Sande Marleen G.H., Schuller Yvonne, van de Sande Gijs P.M., Wijbrandts Carla A., Gerlag Danielle M., Tak Paul P.

Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Trials of Mycophenolic Acid/Mycophenolate Mofetil for Induction Treatment of Lupus Nephritis
Touma Zahi, Urowitz M.B., Gladman Dafna

Systematic Review of the Risk of Fracture with Medication Non-Adherence in Post Menopausal Osteoporotic (PMO) Women
Samuels E., Siris Ethel, Iqbal Sheikh Usman, Gairy K., Ross S., Badamgarav E.

Systemic Lupus and Cardiac Risk Factors: A Study of Patient Record Documentation and Compliance
Bengtsson Christin, Bengtsson Anders A., Rantapaa-Dahlqvist Sol-Britt, Sturfelt Gunnar, Jonsen Andreas, Nived Ola

Systemic Reactive Intermediate Measures as Biomarkers of Atherosclerosis in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Ravenell Roneka L., Spence J. David, Oates Jim C.

Systemic Sclerosis Organ Involvement Is Associated with Increased Adipokine Expression
Neumann Elena, Frommer Klaus, Vasile Massimiliano, Schmeiser Tim, Distler Oliver, Gay Steffen, Riccieri Valeria, Gunther Andreas, Roeb Elke, Muller-Ladner Ulf

Systolic Blood Pressure Is An Independent Modifiable Risk Marker Associated with Subclinical Atherosclerosis in Early Inflammatory PolyarthritisResults From the Norfolk Arthritis Register (NOAR)
Mirjafari H., Farragher T., Pemberton P., Charlton-Menys V., Bunn D., Marshall T., Wilson P., Symmons D. P., Bruce I. N.

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