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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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Takayasu's Arteritis Is Associated with HLA-B52, but Not with B51, in Turkey.
Group Turkish Takayasu Study

Targeted Resequencing in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Genetic Risk Loci: Initial Results from the REVEAL (Resequencing Variants Enhancing Autoimmunity and Lupus) Resource.
Gaffney Patrick M., Wiley Graham, Kelly Jennifer A., Kaufman Kenneth M., Harley John B., Rai Ekta, Wakeland Edward K.

Targeting Potassium Channels for the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Hu Xueyou, Laragione Teresina, Sun Liang, Koshy Shyny, Jones Karlie R., Horrigan Frank T., Gulko Percio S., Beeton Christine

Targeting the Splicing of mRNA in Autoimmune Diseases: BAFF Inhibition in Sjgren's Syndrome as a Proof of Concept.
Roescher Nienke, Vosters Jelle L., Saleh Ghada Al, Dreyfus Patrick, Jacques Sebastien, Garcia Luis, Chiocchia Gilles, Francois Antoine, Sibilia Jean, Tak Paul P., Chiorini Jay A., Mariette Xavier, Gottenberg Jacques-Eric

Targets of Innate and Adaptive Immunity in a Humanized Arthritis Model: Research Value of the RA Synovium SCID Mouse Model.
Koenders Marije I., Abdollahi-Roodsaz Shahla, Marijnissen Renoud J., Di Padova Franco E., Dulos John, Boots Annemieke M. H., van den Berg Wim B.

Tasocitinib (CP-690,550) Appears To Be Effective and Tolerated When Administered Either as Long-Term Monotherapy or on Background Methotrexate in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Connell Carol A., Riese Richard, Wood Susan, Bradley John, Zwillich Samuel H.

Tasocitinib (CP-690,550), an Orally Available Selective Janus Kinase Inhibitor, Exhibits Sustained Safety and Efficacy in the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis over 24 Months.
A. Connell Carol, Riese Richard, Wood Susan, Bradley John, H. Zwillich Samuel

T-Cell Subsets Dys-Regulation and Cytokines Are Predictive of RA Pathogenesis in an ACPA-Positive Background.
Cuthbert Richard, Parmar Rekha, Nam Jackie, Villeneuve Edith, Corscadden Diane, Henshaw Karen, Emery Paul, Ponchel Frederique

Team-Based Learning in Rheumatology Resident Education: Two-Year Results on Receptiveness and Attitudes of Residents towards Collaborative Learning and Teamwork.
Torralba Karina Marianne D., Boateng Beatrice A., Ben-Ari Ron, Quismorio Francisco P.

Testing Patient Knowledge about Methotrexate: Development and Validation of the Methotrexate in Rheumatoid Arthritis Knowledge Test (MiRAK).
Ciciriello Sabina, Wicks Ian, Osborne Richard H., Buchbinder Rachelle

TGF--Induced CD4CD25Foxp3 Regulatory T Cells Suppress Bone Erosion in Collagen-Induced Arthritis through Restraining the Osteoclastogenesis.
Kong NIng, Yang Ziyan, Wang Julie, Park Ryan, Dagliyan Grant, Conti Peter S., Zou Hejian, Zheng Song Guo

TGF--Induced CD4Foxp3 Cells Suppress Lupus-Like Syndrome through Induction of Formation of Tolerogenic DC.
Zhou Xiaohui, Wang Julie, Horwitz David A., Fan Huimin, Zou Hejian, Liu Zhongmin, Zheng Song Guo

Th1 and Th17 Cytokine Signatures in Early Pediatric Localized Scleroderma.
Torok Kathryn S., Arkachaisri Thaschawee, Medsger Thomas A., Feghali-Bostwick Carol A.

The 2010 ACR/EULAR Criteria for Rheumatoid Arthritis Perform Well in Prediction of Clinical RA Diagnosis at 6 Months in Very Early Arthritis Patients: Longitudinal Data from the NOR-VEAC Cohort.
Mjaavatten Maria D., Van Der Heijde Desiree M., Uhlig Till, Haugen Anne J., Nygaard Halvor, Bjorneboe Olav, Arvidson Nils G., Gulseth Hans C., Kvien Tore K.

The 6-O Extracellular Endosulfatases as Novel Regulators of Synovitis.
Hong Yoon Hoon, Otsuki Shuhei, Miyaki Shugeru, Caramez Beatriz, Taniguchi Noboru, Lotz Martin

The ACR/EULAR 2010 Criteria as Well as Other Predictive Algorithms for Rheumatoid Arthritis Show Good Diagnostic Performance.
Alves Celina, Luime Jolanda, van Zeben Jendé, Huisman Margriet, Weel Angelique, Barendregt Pieternella, Hazes Johanna

The American Myositis Activities ProfileA Valid Disease-Specific Activity/Participation Measure.
Alexanderson Helene, Reed Ann M., Ytterberg Steven R.

The Anti-Oxidant Function of High Density Lipoprotein and Paraoxanase-1 Are Abnormal in Patients with Dermatomyositis.
Charles-Schoeman Christina, Lee Yuen Yin, FitzGerald John D., Ranganath Veena K., Reddy Srinivasa T.

The Assessment of Health-Related Family Functioning in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: Preliminary Validation of the SLE-FAMILY.
Hassett Afton L., Li Tracy, Radvanski Diane C., Buyske Steven, Schiff Samuel A., Katz Patricia P.

The Association of Arm and Back Pain with Incidence of Slow Walking in Persons with Knee Osteoarthritis: The MOST Study.
White Daniel, Zhang Yuqing, Niu Jingbo, Nevitt Michael, Lewis C. Elizabeth, Torner James, Neogi Tuhina

The Association of IL-13 Polymorphism with Psoriatic Arthritis among Psoriasis Patients.
Eder Lihi, Chandran Vinod, Pellett Fawnda, Pollock Remy, Shanmugarajah Sutha, Gladman Dafna D.

The Association of Joint Damage and Treatment Response with ACPA Status in Recent Onset RA.
van den Broek M., Klarenbeek N. B., Westedt M. L., Boom H. D., Kerstens P. J. S. M, Huizinga T. W. J., Dijkmans B. A. C., Allaart C. F.

The Association of Race with Gout: A Broadly Representative Inpatient Survey.
Gelber Allan C., Maynard Janet W., Haywood Jr Carlton

The Associations between RA Genetic Risk Alleles and Seropositive but Non-Erosive Rheumatoid Arthritis.
P. Liao Katherine, Cui Jing, E. Weinblatt Michael, Iannaccone Christine, Shadick Nancy, M. Plenge Robert, H. Solomon Daniel, W. Karlson Elizabeth

The Bacterial Effector Protein YopM Reduces Bone Destruction in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA).
Bertrand Jessica, Ruter Christian, Scharnert Julia, Schmidt Alexander, Pap Thomas

The Belgian MIRA (MabThera in Rheumatoid Arthritis) Registry: Clues for the Optimization of Rituximab Treatment Strategies.
Vander Cruyssen Bert, Durez Patrick, Westhovens Rene, Hoffman Ilse, Kaiser M. J., De Keyser Filip

The Calcitonin Receptor Is Localized to Specific Phenotypes of Cartilage Chondrocytes In Situ.
Chen-An Pingping, Li Yadong, C. Sondergaard Bodil, Silvestra-Segovia Toni, Qvist Per, A. Karsdal Morten, C. Bay-Jensen Anne

The CASPAR Criteria Can Be Used To Identify Early Psoriatic Arthritis.
Coates Laura C., Conaghan Philip G., Emery Paul, Green Michael J., Ibrahim Gamal, MakIver Helen, Helliwell Philip S.

The Cholinergic Anti-Inflammatory Pathway as a Modulator of Immune Complex-Induced Acute Inflammation.
Vukelic Milena, Koo Gloria, Salmon Jane E.

The CIRAS Study: A Case Control Study To Define the Clinical, Immunologic and Radiographic Features of the Aromatase Inhibitor Arthralgia Syndrome.
Shanmugam Victoria K., McCloskey James, Elston Elizabeth, Allison Sandra J., Isaacs Claudine, Eng-Wong Jennifer

The Clinical and Economic Burden of Corticosteroid Adverse Events (AEs): A Systematic Literature Review.
Sarnes Evelyn F., Watson Maria E.

The Clinical Benefit of Joint Distraction in Treatment of Advanced Ankle OA May Be Partly Explained by Subchondral Bone Changes.
Intema F., Thomas T. P., Anderson D. D., Elkins J., Mastbergen S. C., Lafeber F. P. J. G., Brown T. D., Amendola A., Saltzman C. L.

The Clinical Feature of 20092010 Influenza Virus Infection during Tocilizumab Treatment for Systemic Onset Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis.
Uchimura Toru, Imagawa Tomoyuki, Hara Takuma, Kikuchi Masako, Hara Ryoki, Miyamae Takako, Mori Masaaki, Nariai Akiyoshi, Mitsuda Toshihiro, Yokota Shumpei

The Clinical Features of 13 Women with Microchimerism in Rheumatoid Nodules.
Atkins Christopher J., Chan William F. N., Naismith David, van der Westhuizen Nicholas, Woo Janet, Cortez Valerie, Nelson J. Lee

The Clinical Implication of Anti-Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide Antibody in Late Onset Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Jung Se Jin, Kang Yoon, Ha You-Jung, Lee Kwang-Hoon, Lee Sang Won, Park Min-Chan, Lee Soo Kon

The Clinical Significance of a Single MVK Mutation in HIDS.
Barron Karyl S., Ombrello Amanda K., Goldsmith Donald P., Aksentijevich Ivona, Jones Anne, Barham Beverly K., Kastner Daniel L.

The Combination of Tranilast with Allopurinol Results in Enhanced Urate Lowering.
Sundy John S., Kitt Michael M., Griffith Sue G., Stoltz Randall R., Goldblum Ronald

The Comparative Incidence of Serious Infections among Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Who Switch Biologic Agents.
Curtis Jeffrey R., Xie Fenglong, Chen Lang, Baddley John, Beukelman Timothy, Saag Kenneth G., Winthrop Kevin, Delzell Elizabeth

The Comparative Responsiveness of the EQ-5D and SF-6D to Change in Patients with Early Arthritis: Results from the ESPOIR Cohort.
Gaujoux-Viala Cécile, Rat Anne-Christine, Guillemin Francis, Flipo René-Marc, Fardellone Patrice, Bourgeois Pierre, Fautrel Bruno

The Comparison of Ultrasound & Physical Findings (CUSP) Remission StudyUltrasound Remission Is Attained in Only 20 of Patients on Anti-TNF Therapy.
Kitchen Joanne M., Lynch Bernadette M., FitzGerald Oliver M., Veale Douglas J., Kane David

The Correlation between Circulating Microparticles and Platelet Aggregation and Disease Activity in Wegener Granulomatosis.
Hajj-Ali Rula, Silverstein Roy, Hoffman Gary, Zhang Li, Imrey Peter, Langford Carol A.

The Cost-Effectiveness of Corticosteroid Injection of the Carpal Tunnel.
DeLea Suzanne L., Poole Janet L., Chavez-Chiang Natalia, Sibbitt Wilmer L., Bankhurst Arthur D.

The Course of FibromyalgiaA Long-Term Longitudinal Cohort Study.
Walitt Brian, Hauser Winfried, Hassett Afton, Katz Robert S., Wolfe Frederick

The Critical Role of STAT3 in the Th17 Differentiation of RA Synovial T Cells.
Ju Ji Hyeon, Cho Mi-La, Kim Ji Min, Jeong Yong-Geun, Kwok Seung-Ki, Su Park Kyung, Park Sung-Hwan, Kim Ho-Youn

The Degree of Skin Involvement Predicts Distinct Interstitial Lung Disease Outcomes in Systemic Sclerosis.
Cottrell Tricia R., Wigley Fredrick, Wise Robert, Boin Francesco

The Development of Fibromyalgia: Examination of Rates and Predictors in Patients with Osteoarthritis (OA).
Wolfe Frederick, Hauser Winfried

The Development of Fibromyalgia: Examination of Rates and Predictors in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA).
Wolfe Frederick, Hauser Winfried, Hassett Afton L., Katz Robert S., Walitt Brian T.

The Development of the ACPA Repertoire Prior to the Onset of Clinical RA.
van de Stadt Lotte A., de Koning Margret, van de Stadt Rob J., Wolbink Gertjan, Dijkmans B. A. C., Hamann Dörte, van Schaardenburg Dirkjan

The Diagnosis of Reactive Arthritis in the Real World and Factors That Might Contribute to Its Under/Misdiagnosis.
Lin Jenny, Shetty Anjali G., Carter John D.

The Diagnostic Performance of the ACR/EULAR 2010 Criteria If One of Its Parameters Is Not Available. Results from the Rotterdam Early Arthritis CoHort (REACH).
Alves Celina, Luime Jolanda, van Zeben Jendé, Huisman Margriet, Weel Angelique, Barendregt Pieternella, Hazes Johanna

The Differential Effect of HLA-DRB1 0901 Allele from Shared Epitope on the Development of Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Bang So-Young, Lee Hye-Soon, Lee Ji-Seon, Kim Eun-Mi, Lee Kyung Wha, Bae Sang-Cheol

The Dimorphic Vertebral Corner Inflammatory Lesion (CIL): A Magnetic Resonance Imaging Biomarker Associated with New Bone Formation in Patients with Ankylosing Spondylitis.
P. Maksymowych Walter, Morency Nathalie, G. W. Lambert Robert

The Direct Assessment of Nonvertebral Fractures in Community Experience (DANCE) Study: 2-Year Nonvertebral Fragility Fracture Results.
Silverman Stuart L., Miller Paul, Sebba Anthony I., Weitz Michael, Wan Xiaohai, Taylor Kathleen, Ruff Valerie, Krohn Kelly D.

The Disease Presentation and Outcome in Juvenile Behcet's Syndrome.
Seyahi Emire, Ozdogan Huri, Ozyazgan Yilmaz, Ugurlu Serdal, Ozguler Yesim, Hatemi Gulen, Yazici Hasan, Yurdakul Sebahattin

The ECHOSPA MRI Module for Diagnosis of Early Spondyloarthritis (SpA): Preliminary Validation and Assessment of Diagnostic Utility.
Maksymowych Walter P., Loeuille Damien, Desvignes-Engelbert Alexandra, Judet Olivia, Chary-Valckenaere Isabelle, Lambert Robert, Breban Maxime A., D'Agostino Maria-Antonietta

The Economic Burden of Uveitis.
E. Kirbach S., A. Hayes O., A. Cifaldi M.

The Effect of a 6 Week Walking Program on Work Activity Limitations in Adults with Arthritis.
Charnock Brian L., Martin Kathryn Remmes, Shreffler Jack, Altpeter Mary, Callahan Leigh F.

The Effect of Allopurinol on Renal Function in Patients with Hyperuricemia: A Case-Control Study.
Krishnamurthy Aneesa, Lazaro Deana M., Blumenthal David R., Gerber Donald A., Flom Peter L.

The Effect of an Exercise Program in Gait Asymmetry in Patients after Total Knee Arthroplasty.
Neto Francisco J. Maia, Almeida Gustavo J. M., Fitzgerald G. Kelley, Piva Sara R.

The Effect of Calcium and Vitamin D Supplementation on the Incidence of Rheumatoid Arthritis in the Women's Health Initiative Randomized Study.
Racovan Marius, Walitt Brian, Collins Christopher, Pettinger Mary, Parks Christine, Shikany James, Wactawski-Wende Jean, Manson JoAnn E., Moreland Larry, Wright Nicole, Jackson Rebecca, Howard Barbara V.

The Effect of Duloxetine on Cognition in Patients with Fibromyalgia.
Mease Philip J., Arnold Lesley, Wang Fujun, Ahl Jonna, Mohs Richard, Gaynor Paula, Wohlreich Madelaine

The Effect of Gastric Acid Suppression with Esomeprazole on Treprostinil Diethanolamine Pharmacokinetics in Healthy Volunteers.
Rollins Kristan, Walker Susan, Kates Jennifer, Laliberte Kevin, Lim Allison

The Effect of Health Insurance and Physician Specialty on Quality of Care for SLE.
Yelin Edward H., Yazdany Jinoos, Trupin Laura, Tonner Chris, Schmajuk Gabriela, Katz Patricia P., Criswell Lindsey A., Julian Laura J., Gillis Joann Z., Panopalis Pantelis

The Effect of Oxidative Stress on Protein Tyrosine Phosphatase 1B in Scleroderma Fibroblasts.
Tsou Pei-Suen, Talia Nadin N., Piera Sonsoles, Jimenez Sergio A., Seibold James R., Phillips Kristine, Koch Alisa E.

The Effect of Social Support from Physicians and Partners on the Health-Related Quality of Life of Vasculitis Patients in Relapse and Remission.
Carpenter Delesha M., Kadis Jessica A., DeVellis Robert F., Hogan Susan L., Jordan Joanne M.

The Effect of Structural Deformities on Typing Styles of Touch Typists with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Baker Nancy A., Gustafson Norman P., Shin Hyekyoung, Rogers Joan C.

The Effect on MTX Polyglutamate Concentration Profile after Changing from Oral to Subcutaneous Methotrexate in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Stamp Lisa K., O'Donnell John L., Chapman Peter, Zhang Mei, James Jill, Frampton Christopher, Barclay Murray

The Effectiveness of Botulinum Toxin Type-A and Prilocaine Injections in Myofascial Pain Syndrome.
Zeki Kiralp Mehmet, Ozdemir Baki, Cakar Engin, Durmus Oguz, Tekin Levent, Dincer Umit

The Effectiveness of Thoracic Spine Manipulation on Pain and Disability in Patients with Neck Pain: A Pilot Randomized Clinical Trial.
Shamsuddin Khoja Samannaaz, Daliman Daniel, Regina Sara Piva

The Effects of Biologics on Bone Metabolism of Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Okano Tadashi, Tada Masahiro, Wakitani Shigeyuki, Nakamura Hiroaki, Koike Tatsuya

The Effects of Denosumab (DMAb) on Bone Mineral Density (BMD), Fracture and Safety Outcomes by Level of Renal Function.
Jamal Sophie A., Ebeling Peter R., Ljunggren Osten, Stehman-Breen Catherine, Cummings Steven R., McClung Michael R., Goemaere Stefan, Franek Edward, Yang Yu-Ching, Egbuna Ogo I., Miller Paul

The Effects of Hip Muscle Training on Knee Joint Loading in Medial Knee Osteoarthritis.
Daher Julia, Block Joel A., Wimmer Markus, Sumner Dale R., Thorp Laura E.

The Effects of Low Dose Etanercept on Disease Control and Radiographic Progression in Moderate to Severe Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Raffeiner Bernd, Botsios Costantino, Sfriso Paolo, Ometto Francesca, Bernardi Livio, Todesco Silvano, Punzi Leonardo

The Effects of Manzamine A on Rheumatoid Arthritis Synoviocyte Cytokine Secretion.
Chong Kyle, Klosowska Karolina, Woods James M.

The Effects of the Anti-CD22 Monoclonal Antibody Epratuzumab on B-Cell Surface Proteins.
Shock Anthony, Brown Derek, Crook Kenneth, Bourne Timothy

The Effects of the Anti-CD22 Monoclonal Antibody Epratuzumab on Peripheral Blood B Cells and Immune Responses In Vivo, and Immunoglobulin Production In Vitro.
Shock Anthony, Brown Derek, Crook Kenneth, Shaw Stevan, Bourne Timothy, Foulkes Roland, Rose Geoffrey

The Efficacy and Safety of Vaccination Against H1N1 in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Psoriatic Arthritis and Ankylosing Spondylitis.
Elkayam Ori, Amir Sharon, Mandelboim Michal, Mendelson Ella, Wollman Jonathan, Arad Uri, Paran Daphna, Levartovsky David, Wigler Irena, Caspi Dan

The Enhanced Expression of Suppressor of Cytokine Signaling (SOCS)-3 in Human Pathological Chondrocytes Impairs the TLR4 and IGF-1 Signaling in These Cells.
A. J. van de Loo Fons, B. Bennink Miranda, J. Arntz Onno, M. van Beuningen Henk, M. van der Kraan Peter, S. Veenbergen Sharon, B. van den Berg Wim

The Expression of the Anti-Apoptotic Transcription Factor NFkappaB-P65 Is Markedly Diminished in Chondrocytes of Murine Osteoarthritic Cartilage and in a Subset of Human Osteoarthritic Cartilage Samples.
A. J. van de Loo Fons, J. Arntz Onno, B. Bennink Miranda, Blaney-Davidson Esmeralda, M. van der Kraan Peter, B. van den Berg Wim

The FAAH Gene Is Involved in Risk of Symptomatic Osteoarthritis of the Knee and in Pain in Osteoarthritis.
Valdes Ana M., Malfait Anne-Marie, Doherty Sally, Das Rosalina, Wheeler Margaret, Hart Deborah, Spector Tim D., Cooper Cyrus, Doherty Michael, Arden Nigel K.

The Financial Burden of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis.
Ens Andrea, Lang Bianca A., Ramsey Suzanne E., Stringer Elizabeth, Huber Adam M.

The First Pediatric Rheumatology Objective Structured Clinical Examination: Providing Clinical Skills Feedback for Fellows and Program Directors.
Curran Megan L., Sherry David D.

The FMS-Like Tyrosine Kinase3-Ligand (FL) Is a Marker for Lymphoma in Primary Sjgren's Syndrome (SS).
Pers Jacques-Olivier, Tobon Gabriel J., Gottenberg Jacques E., Seror Raphaèle, Devauchelle Valérie, Morel Jacques, Rist Stéphanie, Saraux Alain, Youinou Pierre

The Gene-Environment Interaction between HLA-SE and Smoking Plays an Important Role in Shaping the Reactivity of the ACPA Response to Several Citrullinated Antigens.
Willemze Annemiek, Woude Diane van der, Alemayehu Wendim Ghidey, de Vries René R. P, Huizinga Tom W. J., Trouw Leendert A., Toes René E. M

The Georgia Lupus Registry: Health Care Utilization Rises during the Transition from Pediatric to Adult Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) Care.
Lim S. Sam, Bao Gaobin, Vogler Larry B., Drenkard Cristina M.

The GOSPEL 1000 Study. Features of the Metabolic Syndrome in 1003 French Patients with Gout.
Liote Frédéric P., Ea Hang-Korng, Guggenbuhl Pascal, Saraux Alain, Lambert Charles, Lanz Sabine, Chiarelli Pierre, Lancrenon Sylvie

The Hawthorne Effect, Sponsored Trials, and the Overestimation of Treatment Effectiveness.
Wolfe Frederick, Michaud Kaleb D.

The HCO3/Cl Anion Exchanger SLC4A2 Regulates pH and Actin Organization within Osteoclasts.
Coury Fabienne, Stewart Andrew K., Stephens Sebastien, Neff Lynn, Horne William C., Alper Seth L., Baron Roland, Aliprantis Antonios O.

The Help of Autoantibody-Inducing CD4 T Cell and Antigen Cross-Presentation Are Required for the Full-Maturation of Cytotoxic T Lymphocyte and Subsequent Lupus Kidney Disease.
Miyazaki Yumi, Tsumiyama Ken, Shiozawa Shunichi

The HLA Haplotype DQA1, DQB1, DR4- Identifies Lupus Patients in Whom Anti-dsDNA Titers Correlate with Disease Activity.
Olferiev Mikhail, Kirou Kyriakos A., Lundsgaard Dorthe, Frederiksen Klaus S., Fleckner Jan, Crow Mary K.

The HRES-1/RAB4 Lupus Susceptibility Gene Promotes Nitric Oxide Production in Human T Cells through Direct Interaction with Endothelial Nitric Oxide Synthase Interacting Protein.
Telarico Tiffany N., Doherty Edward H., Fernandez David R., Bartos Adam, Oess Stephanie, Muller-Esterl Werner, Perl Andras

The Human C5a Receptor (hC5aR) Antagonist CCX168 Effectively Ameliorates a Model of ANCA Glomerulonephritis (GN) in hC5aR Knock-in Mice.
Xiao Hong, Jennette J. C., Dairaghi D. J., Ertl L., Baumgart T., Miao S., Powers J. P., Seitz L. C., Wang Y., Hu P., Falk R. J., Schall T. J., Jaen J. C.

The IL13/IL4RA/CCL2 Pathway Drives Sclerodermatous Graft Versus Host Disease in Mice and Correlates with Disease Activity in Scleroderma Patients.
Aliprantis Antonios O., Greenblatt Matthew, Sargent Jennifer, Farina Giuseppina, Tsang Kelly, Lafyatis Robert A., Whitfield Michael, Glimcher Laurie

The Impact of Anti-TNF Therapy on Erosive Structural Changes in the Spine of Patients with Ankylosing Spondylitis.
Baraliakos Xenofon, Listing Joachim, Rudwaleit Joachim Sieper Martin, Braun Juergen

The Impact of Body Weight on the Progression of Radiographic Joint Damage in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients.
Finckh Axel, Scherer Almut, Lubbeke-Wolff Anne, Schwarz Hans, Gabay Cem

The Impact of Deficits in Gout Care on Hospitalizations.
Nitichaikulvatana Prachaya, Upchurch Katherine, Harrold Leslie

The Impact of Health Beliefs on Therapeutic Adherence in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA).
Rizvi Tara J., Gomez John, Achaval Sofia de, Kallen Michael A., Cox Vanessa L., Richardson Marsha N., Ng Bernard, Reveille John D., Suarez-Almazor Maria E.

The Impact of Patient-Physician Relationship Components on Physician Trust and Treatment Adherence in Patients with Rheumatic Disease.
Achaval Sofia de, Kallen Michael A., Cox Vanessa L., Richardson Marsha N., Suarez-Almazor Maria E.

The Impact of RA Diagnoses on Cost Related Medication Nonadherence in Older Patients: 20042007.
Harrold Leslie R., Briesacher Becky A., Peterson Daniel, Madden Jeanne, Gurwitz Jerry H., Soumerai Stephen B.

The Impact of Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) on Women: Focus on Pain, Productivity and Relationships.
Strand Vibeke, Emery Paul, Fleming Scott, Griffin Catherine

The Impact of the ACR Treatment Recommendations on Physician Prescribing in a U.S. Cohort of Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients.
Harrold Leslie R., Greenberg Jeffrey D., Curtis Jeffrey R., Furst Daniel E., Bentley Mary Jane, Shan Ying, Reed George, Harrington J. Timothy

The Importance of Methodological Quality for the Association between Radiographic and Clinical Features of Hip and Knee Osteoarthritis: A Systematic Review.
Kinds M. B., Vignon E. P., Bijlsma J. W. J., Viergever M. A., Marijnissen A. C. A., Lafeber F. P. J. G., Welsing P. M. J.

The Incidence of Herpes Zoster in Seniors with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Widdifield Jessica, Bernatsky Sasha R., Paterson J. Michael, Gunraj Nadia, Pope Janet E., Thorne J. Carter, Cividino Alfred A., Bombardier Claire

The Infectious Risk of the Lower Respiratory Tract Is Increased in Patients with Rheumatic Diseases Treated by Biologic DMARDs, in Particular in Case of Pre-Existing Colonisation.
Geri Guillaume, Dadoun Sabrina, Paternotte Simon, Dougados Maxime, Gossec Laure

The Influence of Immunosuppressive Therapy and Underlying Diseases on Vaccine Responses to Influenza A H1N1/09 Vaccines in Inflammatory Rheumatic Diseases.
Gabay Cem, Meier Sara, Gascon Danielle, Posfay-Barbe Karin, Combesure Christophe, Bel M., Kaiser Laurent, Guerne Pierre-Andre, Siegrist Claire-Anne

The Influence of Regulatory T-Cell Deficiency and Endogenous Muscle Tissue Antigens on the Development of Inflammatory Myopathy in Mice.
A. Young N., Sharma R., Kaffenberger B., Friedman A., N. Jarjour W.

The Influence of Systemic Glucocorticoid Therapy upon the Risk of Non-Serious Infection in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Dixon William G., Kezouh Abbas, Bernatsky Sasha R., Suissa Samy

The Influence of Thrombovascular Events on the Quality of Life in APS and SLE Patients.
Balitsky Amaris K., Peeva Valentina, Su Jiandong, Yeo Erik, Landolt-Marticorena Carol, Gladman Dafna D., Urowitz Murray B., Fortin Paul R.

The Integrity of Double Strand Break Repair in Pediatric Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Cells.
Davies Robert C., Pettijohn Kelly, Fike Francesca, Wang Jiexi, Nahas Shareef A., Gatti Richard A., McCurdy Deborah K.

The Interferon Signature in Myositis Is Associated with RNA-Binding Protein Autoantibodies.
Bilgic Hatice, Wilson Joseph, Koeuth Thearith, McNallan Kelly T., Ytterberg Steven R., Peterson Erik J., Reed Ann M., Baechler Emily C.

The Intra- and Inter-Reader Reliability of the Oslo Hand Osteoarthritis (HOA) Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Score.
Haugen Ida Kristin, Lillegraven Siri, Slatkowsky-Christensen Barbara, Haavardsholm Espen, Sesseng Sølve, Kvien Tore K., Van Der Heijde Desiree M., Boyesen Pernille

The Involvement of CD36 in the Monocyte Activation by Antiphospholipid Antibodies.
Kato Masaru, Atsumi Tatsuya, Oku Kenji, Amengual Olga, Fujieda Yuichiro, Otomo Kotaro, Horita Tetsuya, Yasuda Shinsuke, Koike Takao

The Liver Receptor (LXR) Regulates Arthritis Fibroblast-Like Synoviocyte NFB Activity, IL-6 Production and Cell Invasion.
Linge Carl Petrus, Laragione Teresina, Gulko Percio S.

The Lupus Africa to US Gradient RevisitedGenetic Versus Environmental Factors in Lupus.
Gilkeson Gary S., Kamen Diane L., Ruth Natasha M., Meyer Anna, Maggi Darrius

The Mary Kirkland Center for Lupus Care (MKCLC): A Multi-Disciplinary Specialized Disease Center.
Persad Pretima, Kim Suzy, Richey Monica, Salmon Jane E., Erkan Doruk, Kirou Kyriakos A.

The Metabolic Syndrome in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: More Than the Sum of Its Parts?
Parker Ben, Ahmad Yasmeen, Shelmerdine Joanna, Haque Sahena, Bruce Ian N.

The microRNA 18a Enhances IL-6 Signaling through Inhibition of PIAS3.
Brock Matthias, Trenkmann Michelle, Gay Renate E., Michel Beat A., Gay Steffen, Speich Rudolf, Huber Lars C.

The NALP3 Inflammasome Is Activated by Sodium Overload and Water Influx in Gouty Arthritis.
Schorn Christine, Frey Benjamin, Janko Christina, Schett Georg, Herrmann Martin

The New ASAS Classification Criteria for Axial and Peripheral Spondylarthritis: Valid in the Latin American Patients, but.
Londono John D., Porras Marlon B., Calvo Enrique, Santos Pedro, Bautista Wilson, Romero-Sanchez Consuelo, Avila Mabel, Santos Ana María, Valle-Onate Rafael

The New ASAS Criteria for Axial SpA Does Not Predict the Development of mNYC AS at 8 Years in a Cohort of Very Early IBP Patients.
Aydin Sibel Z., Bennett Alex, Emery Paul, McGonagle Dennis, Marzo-Ortega Helena

The Notch Pathway Controls Fibroblast Activation and Tissue Fibrosis in Systemic Sclerosis.
Dees Clara, Zerr Pawel, Tomcik Michal, Beyer Christian, Horn Angelika, Akhmetshina Alfiya, Palumbo Katrin, Reich Nicole, Zwerina Jochen, Mattson Mark P., Distler Oliver, Schett Georg, Distler Joerg H. W.

The Novel Pandemic Influenza A (H1N1) 2009 Vaccine: Low Rate of Seroconversion after Vaccination in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Borba Eduardo F., Saad Carla G. S., Calich Ana Luisa G., Pasoto Sandra G., Viana Vilma S. T., Timenetsky Maria do Carmo S. T., Precioso Alexander R., Bonfa Eloisa

The Nurse's Role in Treatment and Management of Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Delphi-Based Recommendation on Patient Unmet Needs.
Cottrell Jane E. D., Jonas Monique, Bulinckx Leeanna M.

The Patient Specific Functional Scale Outperforms the Fibromyalgia Impact Questionnaire Physical Function Scale.
Boomershine Chad S., Edwards Kim A., Hong Jennifer Y., Wallston Kenneth A.

The Performance of the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale for Screening of Depressive and Anxiety Disorders in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA).
Lok Eugenia Y. C., Mok Chi Chiu, Cheung Fuk Chi, Cheng Chi Wai

The Power Doppler Ultrasonography Score from 24 Synovial Sites or 6 Simplified Synovial Sites, Including the Metacarpophalangeal (MCP) Joints, Reflects Well the Clinical Disease Activity and Serum Biomarkers in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Kawakami Atsushi, Kawashiri Shin-ya, Iwamoto Naoki, Tamai Mami, Nakamura Hideki, Kita Junko, Okada Akitomo, Koga Tomohiro, Yamasaki Satoshi, Origuchi Tomoki, Eguchi Katsumi

The Preliminary Testing of a Core Set To Monitor SLE Patients in Routine Clinical Practice.
Mosca Marta, Tani Chiara, Quaglierini Federico, Goehner Katia, Costa Joao Matos, Psenak Oskar, Szmyrka-Kaczmarek Magdalena, Sznajd Jan, Kasitanon Nuntana, Bombardieri Stefano

The Presence of Renal Platelet Microthrombosis in Patients with Lupus Nephritis Correlates with the Degree of Macrophagic Infiltration.
Gonzalo Elena, Martinez-Vidal María Paz, Santiago Begoña, Redondo Natalia, Loza Estibaliz, Pablos José Luis, Galindo María

The Prevalence and Characteristics of Fluorosis Causing Skeletal Deformities in Rural Tanzania.
Jarvis Helen G., Heslop Peta S., Kissima John, Walker Richard

The Prevalence of Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Patients with Early Psoriatic Arthritis.
Khraishi Majed M., Aslanov Rana, MacDonald Don

The Prevalence of Fibromyalgia in Patients with Chronic Hepatitis C Infection.
Mohammad Ausaf, Carey John J., Storan Eoin R., Scarry Margaret, Keane Mary B., Moore Angela, Lyons Ann, Grady Maureen O, Minihan Catriona, Lee John M.

The Prevalence of Fibromyalgia in Patients with Hereditary Hemochromatosis.
Mohammad Ausaf, Carey John J., Storan Eoin R., Scarry Margaret, Keane Mary B., Moore Angela, Lyons Ann, Grady Maureen O, Minihan Catriona, Lee John M.

The Prevalence of Liver Abnormalities in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Huang Darryl, Aghdassi Ellie, Su Jiandong, Fortin Paul R.

The Profile of miRNA Expression during the Differentiation of Murine Osteoclast.
Ahn Inhye E., Ju Ji Hyeon, Park Jin Sil

The Psychological Impact of Systemic Sclerosis-Related Telangiectases.
Ennis Holly, Richards Helen L., Cassidy Claire, Herrick Ariane L.

The Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Quality Enhancement Research Initiative (PAH-QuERI): Comparing Baseline Characteristics, Management and Survival in Patients with Idiopathic PAH (IPAH) to Patients with Systemic Sclerosis Related PAH (SSc-PAH).
Clements Philip J., Casanova Amparo, Mary Tan, Richard Channick, McLaughlin Valerie, Oudiz Ron, Rubin Lew, Victor Tapson, Anatoly Langer

The Relationship between Disease Status in Wegener's Granulomatosis with the Development of Subclinical Atherosclerosis.
Hajj-Ali Rula, Silverstein Roy, Joseph Douglas, Imrey Peter, Hoffman Gary S., Zhang Li, Langford Carol A.

The Relationship between N Terminal Pro Brain Natriuretic Peptide (NT-proBNP) and Atherosclerosis in SLE Patients.
Goldenberg Diana, Miller Emily, Sattar Naveed, Welsh Paul, Roman Mary, Salmon Jane E.

The Relationship between Symptoms of Medial Tibiofemoral Osteoarthritis and Toe-Out Angle during Walking: The MOST Study.
Gross K. Douglas, Niu Jingbo, Zhang Yuqing, Nevitt Michael C., Lewis Cora E., Torner James, Felson David T.

The Relationship between Varus and Valgus Thrust and Meniscal Damage in Persons with Knee Osteoarthritis.
Chang Alison H., Guermazi Ali, Roemer Frank, Moisio Kirsten, Song Jing, Dunlop Dorothy D., Nevitt Michael C., Colbert Carmelita J., Lynch John A., Hayes Karen W., Sharma Leena

The Relationship of Biomarkers and Radiographic Progression in Patients with Ankylosing Spondylitis.
Baraliakos X., Landewe R., Heijde D. Van Der, Listing J., Baker D., Benjamin H., Braun J.

The Relationship of Serum Cytokine Levels with Disease Activity Parameters and Ultrasonographic Findings in RA Patients before and after Treatment with TNF Antagonists.
Inanc Nevsun, Bulur Atilla, Can Meryem, Ergonul Onder, Atagunduz Pamir, Yavuz Sule, Direskeneli Haner

The Relative Importance of Current Versus Past Use of Medication in Excess Rates of Adverse Cardiovascular Events among Patients with SLE.
Petri Michelle A., Magder Laurence S.

The Revised 2010 ACR/EULAR Diagnostic Criteria for Rheumatoid Arthritis Identify Many More Patients Who Are Eligible for Treatment and for Clinical Trials.
Bykerk Vivian P., Boire Gilles, Haraoui Boulos, Hitchon Carol A., Keystone Ed C., Thorne J. Carter, Ferland Diane S., Pope Janet E., Investogators CATCH

The Revised Version of the Fibromyalgia Impact Questionnaire: Association with Physical Function and Quality of Life.
Seo Seong-Rye, Lee Sung-Ji, Kim Tae-Jong, Park Yong-Wook, Lee Shin-Seok

The Risk of Myocardial Infarction among Patients with Psoriatic Arthritis.
Love Thorvardur J., Solomon Daniel Hal, Karlson Elizabeth W.

The Role for TIM-2 in Collagen-Induced Arthritis.
Kawamoto Toshio, Akiba Hisaya, Abe Yoshiyuki, Morimoto Shinji, Yamaji Ken, Tamura Naoto, Takasaki Yoshinari

The Role of BAFF in Promoting the Development of IL-17-Producing Cells and Th17-Mediated Disease.
Zhou Xiaohui, Wang Julie, Liu Zhongmin, Stohl William, Zheng Song Guo

The Role of Immunostaining Against the Panaxonal Protein PGP 9.5 in the Evaluation of Sjogren's Sensory Neuropathies, and the Increased Frequency of Male Sex and Seronegativity to Anti-La/SS-B Autoantibody with Peripheral Neuropathies.
Birnbaum Julius, N. Baer Alan, Polydefkis Michael

The Role of Innate Immunity in a Model of HRS-Induced Myositis.
Soejima Makoto, Kang Eun Ha, Katsumata Yasuhiro, Gu Xinyan, Clemens Paula, Ascherman Dana

The Role of Low-Dose Oral Prednisone Treatment in Early Rheumatoid Arthritis: Effects on Clinical and Ultrasonographic Remission and Functional Outcome.
Sakellariou Garifallia, Todoerti Monica, Scire Carlo A., Bugatti Serena, Montecucco Carlomaurizio, Caporali Roberto

The Role of miR-155 in the Activation of RA and PsA Synovial Fluid Monocytes.
Kurowska-Stolarska Mariola S., Ballantine Lucy, Stolarski Bartosz E., Hunter John, Liew Foo Y., Gracie J. Alastair, McInnes Iain B.

The Role of Montelukast in the Management of Hyperimmunoglobulinemia D with Periodic Fever Syndrome (HIDS).
Goldsmith Donald P., Barron Karyl S., Jones Anne, Chapelle Dawn, Barham Beverly, Lembo Robert, Hanson Eric, Ombrello Amanda, Stone Deborah, Kastner Daniel L.

The Role of Objective Measures vs. Patient Reported Outcomes (PROs) as a Reflection of Flares in Patients with RA: Results from the Brigham RA Sequential Study (BRASS).
Bykerk Vivian, Solomon Daniel Hal, Bingham Clifton O., Frits Michelle, Iannaccone Christine, Weinblatt Michael E., Shadick Nancy A.

The Role of Platelets and CD40L in the Pathogenesis of Kawasaki Disease.
Arjmand Parnian, Yeung Rae S. M.

The Role of Ultrasound in B Mode and Power Doppler Sonography in the Diagnosis of Enthesitis in Children.
Toib Dana, French Anthony R., Dahiya Nirvikar, Middleton William D., Brasington Richard, White Andrew J.

The Role of Varus and Valgus Alignment in the Initial Development of Cartilage Damage at the Knee: The MOST Study.
Sharma Leena, Almagor Orit, Chmiel Joan S., Felson David T., Guermazi Ali, Roemer Frank, Torner James, Lewis Cora E., Segal Neil, Lynch John A., Cooke Derek, Hietpas Jean, Nevitt Michael C.

The Safety and Efficacy of Anakinra in the Treatment of Acute Gout in Hospitalized Patients.
Cho Michael, Ghosh Pradipta, Hans Gurpreet, Rhiannon Julia J., Gardner Gregory C., Simkin Peter A.

The Safety and Patient Acceptability of Suprascpular Nerve Block.
Shanahan E. Michael, Shanahan Kieran Ross, Hill Catherine, Smith Malcolm, Ahern Michael John

The Serum Level of Undercarboxylated Osteocalcin (ucOC) in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis A High Dose of Predonisolone Decrease the Serum Level of ucOC.
Sakai Yoshitada, Hashiramoto Akira, Hashimoto Teppei, Kawasaki Yoshiko, Tanaka Chihiro, Shiozawa Shunichi, Kurosaka Masahiro

The Smoking-Induced Heat Shock Protein DNAjC6 Is Downregulated in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Ospelt Caroline, Stanczyk Joanna, Kolling Christoph, Gay Renate E., Gay Steffen

The Synthetic Cannabinoid Ajulemic Acid Targets Scleroderma Fibrosis.
Gonzalez Estrella Garcia, Selvi Enrico, Epifania Balistreri, Akhmetshina Alfiya, Lorenzini Sauro, Palumbo Kathrin, Galeazzi Mauro, Distler Jorg W. H.

The Temporal Appearance of Symptoms and Signs in Primary Sjgren's Syndrome.
Baldini Chiara, Luciano Nicoletta, Pepe Pasquale, Talarico Rosaria, Grossi Sara, Gaetano Tavoni Antonio, Bombardieri Stefano

The TNF-Ligand APRIL Can Control CIA by Regulating Antibody-Production and Stimulating Anti-Inflammatory IL-10 Producing B Cells.
Fernandez Leticia, Rocha Cecilia, Carvalho-Pinto Carla, Medema Jan Paul, Combe Bernard G., Baeten Dominique, Morel Jacques, Hahne Michael

The TRAF6 Binding Molecule p62/SQSTM1 Controls Inflammatory Bone Destruction in hTNFtg Mice.
Korb Adelheid, Niedermeier Marianne, Hillmann Anja, Burgis Susanne, Kollias George, Herrmann Sven, Pap Thomas, Weide Thomas, Gessner André, Pavenstadt Herrmann

The Transcription Factor AP-1 Mediates the Pro-Fibrotic Effects of TGF and Contributes to the Development of Experimental Dermal Fibrosis.
Avouac Jerome, Palumbo Katrin, Tomcik Michal, Zerr Pawel, Dees Clara, Horn Angelika, Akhmetshina Alfiya, Beyer Christian, Shiozawa Shunichi, Distler Oliver, Schett Georg, Allanore Yannick, Distler Jorg H. W.

The Triterpenoid CDDO Abrogates Canonical TGF-beta Signaling and Fibrotic Responses in Normal and Scleroderma Fibroblasts by Stabilizing the Anti-Oxidant Nuclear Factor-Like 2 (Nrf2).
Komura Kazuhiro, Wei Jun, Lord Gabriel, Varga John

The Unfolded Protein Response (UPR) Is Impaired in Aging and Osteoarthritic Cartilage Chondrocytes.
Husa Matthew, Liu-Bryan Ru, Grogan Shawn, Yang Haitao, Yang Bing, Lotz Martin, Terkeltaub Robert

The Use of Calcium-Channel Blockers May Prevent the Development of Scleroderma Renal Crisis.
Montanelli Gaia, Beretta Lorenzo, Santaniello Alessandro, Scorza Raffaella

The Use of Electronic Health Record To Improve Tuberculosis Screening in Pediatric Rheumatology Patients Receiving Biologic Response Modifiers.
Moser David W., Haddix Elaine, Burns Mary Beth, Brown James, Sagcal-Gironella Anna Carmela P., Griffin Thomas A., Brunner Hermine, DeWitt Esi M. Morgan

The Use of Lenalidomide for Cutaneous Manifestations of SLE.
Wu Eveline, E. Schanberg Laura, VanMater Heather, C. Rabinovich Egla

The Variant of MHC Class I Polypeptide-Related Sequence (MICA) Is a Genetic Risk Factor for SLE Independent of HLA-DRB1 and Modulates the Behavior of NK Cell Via NKG2D Receptor.
Yoshida Kohsuke, Komai Koichiro, Shiozawa Kazuko, Mashida Aya, Horiuchi Takahiko, Tanaka Yuki, Nose Masato, Hashiramoto Akira, Shiozawa Shunichi

The Wnt Signalling Inhibitor Gene, WIF1, Expression Is Downregulated in Fibroblasts Derived from Systemic Sclerosis Patients by a Persistent Oxidative Stress.
Svegliati Silvia, Marrone Giusi, Grieco Antonella, Spadoni Tatiana, De Gennaro Lucia, Moroncini Gianluca, Avvedimento Enrico, Gabrielli Armando

Therapeutic Approaches for the Treatment of Active Juvenile Dermatomyositis: An International Multicenter Study.
Hasija Rachana, Pistorio Angela, Ravelli Angelo, Demirkaya Erkan, Khubchandani Raju, Guseinova Dinara, Malattia Clara, De Cunto Carmen, Graham Tomas Brent, Haines Kathleen, Huemer Christian, Kimura Yukiko, Mangge Harald, Martino Silvana, Minetti Carlo, Nordal Ellen Berit, Philippet Pierre, Salgado Manuel, Martini Alberto, Ruperto Nicolino

Therapeutic Potential of Human Umbilical Cord Mesenchymal Stem Cells in the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Liu Yanying, Mu Rong, Wang Shiyao, Li Zhanguo

There Are No Differences in Lipids between RA Patients and Their Siblings, Despite Higher Incidence of CHD in RA.
Kumar Namita, J. Marshall Nicola, J. Walker David, N. Platt Philip

Thiazide and Loop Diuretics Are Associated with Incident Gout in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study.
McAdams Mara A., Maynard Janet W., Gelber Allan C., Baer Alan N., Coresh Josef

Thigh Fat and Muscle in Rheumatoid Arthritis: Associations with Disease Features and Physical Functioning.
Kramer Henry R., Fontaine Kevin R., Bathon Joan M., Giles Jon T.

Thigh Muscle Quality Correlates with Function, Leg Strength, and Walking Speed, but Not with Alignment in Individuals with Obesity and Knee Osteoarthritis.
Holt Rachel W., Loeser Richard F., Davis Cralen, Legault Claudine, Nicklas Barb, Carr Jeffrey, Hunter David J., Messier Stephen P.

Three Months of Therapy with DMARDs Is an Inadequate Period of Time To Alter the Treatment in Patients with Early Rheumatoid Arthritis When Treating to a Target of Low Disease State or Remission. Results from Canadian Early ArThritis CoHort (CATCH).
Akhavan Pooneh, Bykerk Vivian P., Sun Ye, Hochman J., Pope Janet E., Hitchon Carol A., Boire Gilles, Haraoui Boulos, Ferland Diane S., Thorne J. Carter, Weber Deborah A., Keystone Ed C., Investogators CATCH

Three Physician-Assigned Global Estimates for Inflammation, Damage and Non-Inflammatory Symptoms/Fibromyalgia Help To Clarify Overall Physician Global Estimates of Status in Patients with Different Rheumatic Diseases.
Bergman Martin J., Pincus Theodore

Thrombin-Activatable Carboxypeptidase B (CPB) Plays a Central Role in Down-Regulating Inflammatory Responses in Rheumatoid Arthritis by Cleaving C5a.
Song Jason J., Hwang Inyong, Wang Tiffany, Lee Annette T., Bridges S. Louis, Gregersen Peter K., Leung Lawrence, Robinson William

Time of Transition through Different Patterns of Nailfold Microangiopathy in Systemic Sclerosis.
Sulli Alberto, Pizzorni Carmen, Ravera Francesca, Alessandri Elisa, Zampogna Giuseppe, Seriolo Bruno, Cutolo Maurizio

Time to Diagnosis of Ankylosing Spondylitis in an Irish Cohort and the Effect on Work Disability.
Sullivan Catherine, FitzGerald Oliver M.

Time to Onset of Gastrointestinal Adverse Events of Naproxcinod vs. Naproxen and Placebo in Patients with Osteoarthritis.
Cryer Byron, Lanas Angel, Fleming Rosanna, Dolphi Fabrizio, Aguirre Diana, Duquesroix Brigitte

TL1A Expressed on the Rheumatoid Fibroblast-Like Synoviosytes Mediates Signalling Induced by DcR3.
Takahashi Masayasu

TLR2 Mediates Acute Serum Amyloid A Induced Pro-Inflammatory Effects in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Connolly Mary, Maratha Ashwini, Ultaigh Sinead Nic an, Miggin Sinead, Fearon Ursula, Veale Douglas J.

TLR-4 and Annexin A2 Involvement in Endothelial Cell Activation by Anti-Phospholipid Antibodies: Specific Silencing by Small Interfering RNAs.
Raschi Elena, Broggini Valentina, Borghi Maria Orietta, Grossi Claudia, Meroni Pierluigi

TLR7 and IFN Influence B Cell Selection in the Germinal Center.
Moisini Ioana, Huang Weiqing, Marion Tony, Davidson Anne

TLR9 Induced Macrophage Activation Syndrome Is Driven by IFN Produced by Lymphocytes and Natural Killer Cells but Is Dampened by Lymphocyte Produced IL-10.
Behrens Edward M., Slade Katharine, Rao Sheila, Kreiger Portia A., Paessler Michele, Kambayashi Taku, Koretzky Gary A.

TNF and IL-6 Differentially Regulate the Production of DKK-1, a Master Regulator of Bone Remodelling, by Fibroblast-Like Synoviocytes.
Yeremenko Nataliya, Polzer Karin, Righter Gemma, Bisoendial Radjesh, Zwerina Jochen, Schett Georg, Tak Paul P., Baeten Dominique

TNF and Natural Atheroprotective Antibodies Against Phosphorylcholine: Implications for Biologics in RA.
Ajeganova Sofia, Fiskesund Roland, Hafstrom Ingiäld, Frostegard Johan

TNF Blockade during Elective Orthopaedic and Hand Surgery in Arthritis Patients: Friend or Foe?
Pettersson Elisabet, Geborek Pierre, Gulfe Anders

TNF Blockade Impairs the Induction of T-Cell Dependent Antibody Responses.
Salinas Gabriela Franco, Rycke Leen De, Brouard Sophie, Jovanovic Vojislav, Moizant Frederique, Cantaert Tineke, van der Burg Mirjam, Barendregt Barbara, Tak Paul Peter, Soulillou Jean-Paul, Baeten Dominique

TNF Blockage in Spondyloarthritis: Induction of Alveolar Bone Growth in Teeth with Periodontal Disease?
Fabri Gisele Maria Campos, Savioli Cynthia, Saad Carla G. S., Calich Ana Luisa Garcia, Moraes Julio Cesar Bertacilli, Ribeiro Ana Cristina Medeiros, Carvalho Jozélio Freire, Sampaio-Barros Percival, Silva Clovis Almeida, Pereira Rosa Maria, Siqueira José Tadeu Tesseroli, Bonfa Eloísa

TNF Blocking Agents Promote Resolution of Vertebral Erosions in Patients with Spondyloarthritis.
Maksymowych Walter P., Chiowchanwisawakit Praveena, Lambert Robert

TNF Expression in Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells of Cutaneous Lupus & Dermatomyositis Patients.
Nabatian Adam S., Wysocka Maria, Bashir Muhammad M., Werth Victoria P.

TNF Inhibitors and the Risk of Fracture in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Solomon Daniel Hal, Kim Seo Young, Liu Jun, Canning Claire, Schneeweiss Sebastian

TNF Inhibitors Induce the Fibrosis in Deep Lining Layers of the Synovium with Degeneration of Synoviocytes in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Hirohata Shunsei, Tomita Tetsuya, Yoshikawa Hideki, Kyogoku Masahisa

TNF Switch after Failure of One or More TNF InhibitorsResults of an Observational Study.
Chatzidionysiou Katerina, Van Vollenhoven Ronald

TNF Switching in PsA Patients.
Chakravarty Eliza F., Reed George, Decktor Dennis, Bolge Susan, Bolce Rebecca, Ingham Michael, DeHoratius Raphael J., Shan Ying, Genovese Mark C.

TNF Therapy and the Risk of Serious Infection and Malignancy in Patients with Early Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials.
Thompson Andrew E., Pope Janet E., Rieder Scott W.

TNF Therapy Reduces the Odds of Worsening Disability Trajectories in Rheumatoid Arthritis over at Least 2 YearsData from the NDB-Portugal Cohort.
Pedro Sofia, Benito-Garcia Elizabeth, Vasconcelos Joana, Chaves Irina, Marques Rita, Rodrigues Andreia, Michaud Kaleb, Wolfe Fred

TNF-a and Chemerin Cross-Talk in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Lebre M. C., Ramos M. I., Hofstra C., van Eenennaam H., Aarrass S., Tak Paul P.

TNF-alpha Antagonist Therapy Leads to an Expansion of IL-17 Expressing CD4 T Cells Both In Vitro and In Vivo.
Evans Hayley G., Gullick Nicola J., Kirkham Bruce W., Taams Leonie S.

TNF-alpha Blocking Therapy Lowers Cardiovascular Risk in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Visman Ingrid M., van Sijl Alper M., Peters Mike J. L., Dongen Carlo J. J. van, Dijkmans Ben A. C., Nurmohamed Michael T.

TNF-Driven IL-32 Expression in Rheumatoid Arthritis Synovial Tissue Amplifies an Inflammatory Cascade.
Heinhuis Bas, Koenders Marije I., van Riel Piet L., Dinarello Charles A., Netea Mihai G., van den Berg Wim B., Joosten Leo A. B.

TNF-Induced Adipose-Related Protein (TIARP) Regulates Autoimmune Arthritis Via the Suppression of IL-6.
Inoue Asuka, Matsumoto Isao, Tanaka-Watanabe Yoko, Yamamoto Kayo, Umeda Naoto, Tanaka Yuki, Sumida Takayuki

TNIP2 Is Associated with Joint Destruction in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Suzuki Taku, Ikari Katsunori, Yano Koichiro, Toyama Yoshiaki, Taniguchi Atsuo, Yamanaka Hisashi, Momohara Shigeki

To Explore the Use of the PedsQL Subjective Questionnaire To Assess Levels of Fatigue in Children with Juvenile Dermatomyositis.
Maillard Susan M., Todd Amy, Nistala Kiran, Pilkington Clarissa, Hassan Abdul

Tocilizumab (TCZ) Plus Methotrexate (MTX) in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Patients (pts) Who Increased TCZ Dose from 4 mg/kg to 8 mg/kg: LITHE Radiographic and Safety Data.
Fleischmann Roy M., Blanco Ricardo, Castelar-Pinheiro Geraldo, Vernon Emma, Mela Christopher, Kremer Joel M.

Tocilizumab in Patients with Systemic Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: Efficacy Data from the Placebo-Controlled 12-Week Part of the Phase 3 TENDER Trial.
De Benedetti Fabrizio, Brunner Hermine, Ruperto Nicola, Calvo Inmaculada, Cuttica Ruben, Malattia Clara, Schneider Rayfel, Woo Patricia, Wouters Carine H., Xavier Ricardo, Zemel Lawrence S., Wright Stephen, Kenwright Andrew, Martini Alberto, Lovell Daniel J.

Tocilizumab in Refractory Adult Still's Disease: A Cohort Study.
Puechal Xavier, de Bandt Michel, Berthelot Jean-Marie, Breban Maxime, Dubost Jean-Jacques, Fain Olivier, Kahn Jean-Emmanuel, Lequen Laurence, Longy-Boursier Maïté, Perdriger Aleth, Schaeverbeke Thierry, Toussirot Eric, Sibilia Jean, CRI The

Tocilizumab Monotherapy Improves Arterial Stiffness Compared with Other Biologics Monotherapy in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Kume Kensuke, Amano Kanzo, Yamada Susumu, Ohta Hiroyuki

Tocilizumab Treatment in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis and an Inadequate Response to DMARDs and/or TNF Inhibitors: ACT-SURE Preliminary Results.
Bykerk Vivian P., Alvaro-Gracia Jose, Ivorra Jose Andres Roman, Nurmohamed Michael T., Pavelka Karel, Bernasconi Corrado, Stancati Andrea, Sibilia Jean, Group Andrew Östör and the ACT-SURE Study

Toll-Like Receptor 2 Activation Induces Angiogenesis, ICAM-1 Expression and EC Invasion in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Saber Tajvur P., NicUltaigh Sinead, McCormick Jennifer, Veale Douglas J., Connolly Mary, Fearon Ursula

Toll-Like Receptor 2 Negatively Regulates FCg Receptor Response in Macrophages and Inhibits FCgR-Mediated Arthritis.
Abdollahi-Roodsaz Shahla, Koenders Marije I., van de Loo Fons A. J., Van Den Berg Wim B.

Toll-Like Receptor 4 Signalling Is Specifically TAK1-Independent in Synovial Fibroblasts.
van de Loo Fons A. J., van den Brand Ben T., Abdollahi-Roodsaz Shahla, Arntz Onno J., Kracht Michael, Geurts Jeroen, van den Berg Wim B.

Toll-Like Receptor Signals Modify the ER Stress Response.
Goodall Jane C., McNeill Louise, Ellis Lou, Gaston J. Hill

Too Young? Arthritis Is Main Cause of Disability for Millions of Working-Age U.S. Adults.
Theis Kristina, Helmick Charles G., Hootman Jennifer M.

Topical Diclofenac Solution (PENNSAID) Compared with Oral Diclofenac in Osteoarthritis of the Knee: Pooled Analysis from 2 Controlled Clinical Trials.
Roth Sanford H., Fuller Philip

Topical Diclofenac Solution with the Absorption Enhancer Dimethyl Sulfoxide (PENNSAID) for the Treatment of Osteoarthritis of the Knee: Integrated Summary of Safety.
Roth Sanford H., Fuller Philip

Total MRI Inflammatory Score Correlates with Disease Activity Measures after Aggressive Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Ranganath Veena K., Elashoff David A., Maranian Paul, Motamedi Kambiz, Haavardsholm Espen, McQueen Fiona M., McVie Theresa, Cofield Stacey S., Moreland Larry W., Chen Weiling, Paulus Harold E.

Towards a Data-Driven Evaluation of the 2010 ACR/EULAR Criteria for Rheumatoid Arthritis: Is It Sensible To Look at Levels of Rheumatoid Factor?
van der Linden M. P. M., Batstra M. R., Bakker-Jonges L. E., Detert J., Bastian H., Scherer H. U., Burmester G. R., Mjaavatten M. D., Kvien T. K., Toes R. E. M., Huizinga T. W. J., van der Helm-van Mil A. H. M.

Towards Allele-Specific Dynamic Proteomics: Measuring Protein Synthesis and Turnover Using Heavy Water Labelling and Peptide Mass Spectrometry.
Deery Michael J., Riva Alessandra De, Prevosto Claudia, McDonald Sarah, Busch Robert

Towards Defining Clinical Remission in Juvenile Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (jSLE).
Mina Rina, Schanberg Laura E., Eberhard B. Anne, Klein-Gitelman Marisa S., Higgins Gloria C., Onel Karen, Singer Nora G., O'Neil Kathleen M., Tucker Lori B., Imundo Lisa F., Scheven Emily Von, Nelson Shannen L., Dressler Frank, Cuttica Ruben, Magalhaes Claudia Saad, Ravelli Angelo, Martini Alberto, Brunner Hermine I.

Towards Personalized Arthritis Gene Therapy: Screening of Computationally-Designed Promoters in an In Vivo Mouse Model and in Human Synovial Fibroblasts.
van de Loo Fons A. J., Vermeij Eline, J. Arntz Onno, B. Bennink Miranda, Geurts Jeroen, van den Berg Wim B.

Towards the Development of Standardized Treatment Protocols for Proliferative Nephritis in Juvenile Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (jSLE).
Mina Rina, Brunner Hermine, Eberhard B. Anne, Punaro Marilynn G., Ardoin Stacy P., Klein-Gitelman Marisa S., Hsu Joyce J., Moorthy Lakshmi N., Wagner-Weiner Linda, Muscal Eyal, Radhakrishna Suhas M., Palter Jenny, Schanberg Laura, Wallace Carol A., Ilowite Norman T., Scheven Emily Von, for the CARRA Lupus Disease-Specific Group 

TRA-8 (CS-1008), a Novel Anti-Arthritic Biologic Agent That Targets Macrophages with Low Toxicity.
Li Jun, Hsu Hui-Chen, Yang PingAr, Wu Qi, Mountz John D.

Traditional and Novel Risk Markers for Atherosclerosis but Not Clinical Measures of Inflammatory Disease Are Associated with Atheromatous Plaque Presence in Early Inflammatory PolyarthritisResults from the Norfolk Arthritis Register (NOAR).
Mirjafari Hoda, Verstappen Suzanne M. M., Bunn Diane, Edlin Helena, Charlton-Menys Valentine, Pemberton Philip, Marshall Tarnya, Wilson Paddy, Lunt Mark, Symmons Deborah P., Bruce Ian N.

Trait-Stratified Genome-Wide Association Study Identifies Novel and Diverse Genetic Associations with Serologic and Cytokine Phenotypes in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Kariuki Silvia N., Franek Beverly S., Kumar Akaash A., Arrington Jasmine, Mikolaitis Racheal A., Utset Tammy O., Jolly Meenakshi, Crow Mary K., Skol Andrew D., Niewold Timothy B.

Tranilast Inhibits Urate Transport Mediated by URAT1 and GLUT9.
Mandal Asim, Emerling Daniel, Serafini Tito, Mount David B.

Transcriptional Inflammatory Mechanism in Murine Lupus Nephritis: An Insight into Human Disease.
Rivera Tania C. Gonzalez, Berthier Celine C., Nair Viji, Bethunaickan Ramalingam, Kretzler Matthias, Davidson Anne, ERCB Consortium 

Treating Rheumatoid Arthritis to Target: Multinational Recommendations Assessment Questionnaire.
Haraoui Boulos, Smolen Josef S., Aletaha Daniel, Breedveld Ferdinand C., de Wit Maarten, Dougados Maxime, Emery Paul, Gibofsky Allan, Van Der Heijde Desiree M., Burmester Gerd R., Cardiel-Rios Mario, Codreanu Catalin, Durez Patrick, Fonseca Joao Eurico, Graninger Winfried B., Hamuryudan Verdat, Jannaut-Pena Jochen Kalden Maria Jose, Kvien Tore K., Laurindo Ieda, Montecucco Carlomaurizio, Silva Jose A. Pereira Da, Poor Guyla, Moreno Pedro Ivan Santos, Stanislawska-Biernat Ewa, Takeuchi Tsutomu, the Treat to Target Taskforce 

Treating to Target with TNFi in Active Established Rheumatoid Arthritis Results in Longer Drug Survival Than Routine Care with TNFi: Results from the Optimization of Humira RCT.
Pope Janet E., Thorne J. Carter, Haraoui Boulos, Sampalis John

Treatment of Active Ankylosing Spondylitis with AbataceptAn Open Label 24-Week Study.
Song In-Ho, Heldmann Frank, Rudwaleit Martin, Haibel Hildrun, Weiss Anja, Braun Jurgen, Sieper Joachim

Treatment of Lupus Nephritis with Enteric-Coated Mycophenolate Sodium (EC-MPS)MyLupus Exploratory Study.
Doria Andrea

Treatment with Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Inhibitors (ACEI) or Angiotensin II Receptor Antagonists (ARA) Is Associated with Higher Frequency of Ischemic Complications but Better Response to Therapy in Patients with Giant-Cell Arteritis (GCA).
Alba Marco A., Garcia-Martinez Ana, Espigol-Frigole Georgina, Tavera Itziar, Butjosa Montserrat, Prieto-Gonzalez Sergio, Hernandez-Rodriguez Jose, Cid Maria C.

Treatment with FDA Approved Therapies in Patients with Fibromyalgia.
Walitt Brian T., Katz Robert S., Wolfe Frederick

Treatment with Infliximab Improves Clinical Response and Physical Function in Patients with Moderate or Severe Rheumatoid Arthritis Actively Switch from Etanercept or Adalimumab Therapy.
Fleischmann Roy M., Goldman John A., Leirisalo-Repo Marjatta, Zanetakis Ellen I., El-Kadi Hisham S., Kellner Herbert L., Bolce Rebecca, Wang Jim, Dehoratius Raphael, Decktor Dennis

Treatment with TNF-Inhibitors Reduces Radiographic Joint Destruction in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Treated in Clinical Practice.
Ornbjerg Lykke M., Ostergaard Mikkel, Boyesen Pernille, Thormann Anja, Tarp Ulrik, Bohme Wolfgang, Dencker Ditte, Lindegaard Hanne, Poulsen Uta, Hansen Anette, Ringsdal Vibeke, Schlemmer Anette, Graudal Niels, Andersen Anne R., Espesen Jakob, Kollerup Gina, Christensen Torben G., Pelck Randi, Glintborg Bente, Madsen Ole R., Jensen Dorte V., Majgaard Ole, Hetland Merete L.

Treat-To-Target for the Management of Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Validation Using Patient Reported Outcomes Data from Two Phase III Clinical Trials of Golimumab.
Keystone Ed C., Fleischmann Roy M., Han Chenglong, Emery Paul, Genovese Mark C., Gathany Timothy, Hsia Elizabeth C., Rahman Mahboob U.

Trends in Incidence and Drug Therapy of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome in Children's Hospitals across the U.S.
M. Hoffart Cara, F. Weiss Pamela, J. Klink Andrew, D. Sherry D., Feudtner Chris

Trends in Orthopedic Surgery Utilization among Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Focus on Surgery Type and Gender.
Shourt Courtney A., Crowson Cynthia S., Gabriel Sherine E., Matteson Eric L.

Tumor Necrosis Factor Inhibition Reduces the Incidence of Alzheimer's Disease in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients.
Chou Richard C., Kane Michael A., Gautam Shiva, Ghirmire Sanjay

Tumor Necrosis Factor- Inhibitor Use Does Not Affect Lipid Profiles in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Morris Stephanie J., Antohe Jana L., Sartorius Jennifer, Kirchner H. Les, Dancea Sorina, Wasko Mary Chester, Bili Androniki

Tumor Necrosis Factor- Inhibitors and Reduced Risk of Developing Diabetes in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Antohe Jana, Bili Androniki, Sartorius Jennifer A., Kirchner H. Lester, Morris Stephanie J., Dancea Sorina, Wasko Mary Chester

Two Year Follow-Up Results from a Randomised Trial of Rituximab Versus Cyclophosphamide for Generalized' ANCA-Associated Vasculitis: RITUXVAS.
Jones Rachel B., Tervaert Jan Willem Cohen, Hauser Thomas, Luqmani Raashid, Morgan Matthew D., Peh Chen Au, Savage Caroline O., Segelmark Mårten, Tesar Vladimir, van Paassen Pieter, Walsh Dorothy, Walsh Michael, Westman Kerstin, Jayne David R. W.

Two-Year Radiographic Results from the TEAR Trial.
Moreland Larry W., O'Dell James R., Paulus Harold E., Curtis Jeffrey R., Bathon Joan M., Clair E. William St, Bridges S. Louis, Zhang Xiao, Howard George, Van Der Heijde Desiree M., Cofield Stacey S.

Type I IFN Signature in Pregnant Patients with Lupus.
Andrade Danieli, Koo Gloria C., Redecha Patricia, Kirou Kyriakos A., Kim Mimi, Crow Mary K., Salmon Jane E.

Type I IFN-Dependent CD86high Marginal Zone-Precursor B Cells Are Potent T Cell Costimulators in the BXD2 Mouse Model of Lupus.
Wang John S., Wu Qi, Yang PingAr, Li Hao, Li Jun, Mountz John D., Hsu Hui-Chen

Type of Activity Pacing Instruction Affects Physical Activity Variability in Adults with Symptomatic Knee or Hip Osteoarthritis.
Murphy Susan L., Smith Dylan M., Lyden Angela K.

Tyrosin Kinases Are Essential Mediators in the Development of Antigen Induced Arthritis Regulating Formation of Dendritic Cells and Antigen Presentation.
Dehlin Mats I., Andersson Sofia, Erlandsson Malin, Bokarewa Maria

Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors Reduce NMDA Receptor NR1 Expression, Nuclear Translocation and Thermal Hyperalgesia/CentralSensitization in a Rat Arthritis Model.
McNearney Terry A., Lu Ying, Ye Zaiming, Zhang Liping, Taglialatela Giulio, Pappas Todd, Zhang Wen-Ru, Westlund Karin N.

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