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Arthritis & Rheumatism, Volume 60,
October 2009 Abstract Supplement

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

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A. Martini for PRINTO1 Evaluation of Safety and Preliminary Efficacy of Canakinumab (ACZ885), A New IL-1-Beta Blocking Monoclonal Antibody, in Children with Systemic Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (sJIA)
Aalto KristiinaAggressive Combination Drug Therapy in Very Early Polyarticular Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (A-CUTE-JIA): A Multicenter Randomized Clinical Trial
Aamar S.The A3 Adenosine Receptor as a Biological Predictive Marker in Rheumatoid Arthritis: Lessons From Phase II Clinical Studies
Aarrass S.Splenic DC Subsets During Collagen-Induced Arthritis in Mice: a Role for Inflammatory Conventional DC?
Aastveit A.Lipoprotein Components Are Not Associated with Myocardial Infarction or Stroke in RA
Abaci NeslihanAssociation of Behets Disease with Familial Mediterranean Fever
Abad MiguelAre Azathioprine, Cyclophosphamide and Chlorambucil Effective for the Treatment of NON Infectious Autoimmune Uveitis? A Systematic Literature Review
 Is Infliximab Effective and Safe for the Treatment of Refractory Non Infectious Inflammatory Uveitis?A Systematic Literature Review
Abady MayaThe Prevalence of Neuropsychiatric Syndromes in SLE: A Meta-Analysis
Abasolo L.Association of rs8192284 IL-6 Receptor Polymorphism and Soluble IL-6 Receptor Plasma Concentration with Disease Activity in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Abbas F.The Periodontium Contains Citrullinated Proteins, PAD-2 Enzymes and HC Gp-39
Abbate Lauren M.The Relationship Between Weight Maintenance and Incident Radiographic Knee Osteoarthritis: The Johnston County Osteoarthritis Project
Abbott JaniceComparison of Psychometric Properties of Health Related Quality of Life (HRQoL) Measures Employed in Adults with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)-Review of the Literature
Abbott MarkIn Vitro and In Vivo Properties of MEDI-571, a Human Anti IL-17A Antibody in Development for the Treatment of Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis
Abdollahi-Roodsaz ShahlaToll-Like Receptor 4 Blockade Ameliorates Murine and Humanized Models of Rheumatoid Arthritis; A Comparison with IL-1 and TNF Blockade
Abdulahad W.H.Effect of Rituximab Treatment On Cytokine/Chemokine Profile in Patients with Primary Sjgrens Syndrome
Abdulahad Wayel H.B-Cell Reconstitution and T-Cell Balance After Rituximab Treatment of Active Primary Sjgrens Syndrome
Abedin SameemPrevalence of Functionally Active, Senescent T Cells in Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
Abeles Aryeh M.Pregabalin-Long-Term Follow-up in Treatment of Fibromyalgia Syndrome (FMS)
Abeles MichaPregabalin-Long-Term Follow-up in Treatment of Fibromyalgia Syndrome (FMS)
Abelson B.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
Abignano GiuseppinaEffectiveness and Safety of Mycophenolate Mofetil in the Treatment of Interstitial Lung Disease in Patients with Systemic Sclerosis
Ablin EtiA Tale of Two CitiesThe Effect of Low Intensity Conflict On Prevalence and Characteristics of Musculoskeletal Pain Associated with Chronic Stress
Ablin JacobA Tale of Two CitiesThe Effect of Low Intensity Conflict On Prevalence and Characteristics of Musculoskeletal Pain Associated with Chronic Stress
Ablin Jacob N.Sex Differences in Predictors of Increased Symptoms After Exercise and Sleep Restriction
 Women Are More Susceptible to Increased Symptoms of Pain, Fatigue, Negative Mood, and Cognitive Dysfunction After Exercise and Sleep Restriction
Abo ArieR-Spondin1 Protects against Bone Loss During Murine Arthritis by Modulating the Wnt Pathway
Abraham DavidThe PPAR Gamma Agonist Rosiglitazone Reverses the Persistent Fibrotic Phenotype of Scleroderma Fibroblasts
 Rac Inhibition Reverses the Fibrotic Phenotype of Scleroderma Fibroblasts
 Functional Regulation of Fibrosis in Vitro and In Vivo by CUTL1 Isoforms
 Fibrocyte Recruitment and Myofibroblast Differentiation After Acute Lung Injury Is Blocked by Selective Inhibition of TGFbeta Signalling in Resident Pulmonary Fibroblasts
 Fibroblast-Specific Activation of TGF-Beta in Transgenic Mice Recapitulates a Histological Phenotype of Hypoxic Pulmonary Hypertension In Vivo
 Aortic Smooth Muscle Cells Show a Pro-Fibrotic Phenotype in a TGF-Beta Dependent Mouse Model of Systemic Sclerosis
Abraham S.Predicting Radiographic Progression in Rheumatoid Arthritis with Ultrasound and Biomarkers
Abraham SunilReduced Peripheral Nerve Function as a Risk Factor for Radiographic Knee Osteoarthritis
Abrahamowicz MichalCorticosteroids Increase Risk for Acute Myocardial Infarction in Rheumatoid Arthritis: The Effects of Careful Modeling of Cumulative Exposure
Abrahams Jodie L.Correlation of Disease Activity Change Due to Anti TNF Alpha Treatment with Galactosylation Status of Serum IgG in Inflammatory Arthritis
Abrahao Marcelo I.Effectiveness of Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation On Knee Osteoarthritis Patients: Randomized Clinical Trial
 Impact of Physical Activity Program in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
 Effectiveness of Sensorimotor Training in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis
Abram FrançoisThe Reduction in Serum Level of MMP-3 Seen in a Phase III Study in Knee Osteoarthritis Patients Is Predictive of the Protective Effect On Cartilage Volume Loss of a DMOAD Treatment
Abramson Steven B.Variable X-Ray Beam Angulation Improves Quality of Medial Tibial Plateau Alignment in Fixed-Flexion Knee Radiographs of Osteoarthritis (OA) Patients
 PGE2 Differentially Regulates Expression of Chondrocyte Markers During Chondrogenesis of Human Bone Marrow Derived MSCs
 Glatiramer Acetate (GA), the Immunomodulatory Drug, Inhibits Inflammatory Mediators and Collagen Degradation in OA Cartilage
Abreu Joana R.F.Maintenance of T Cell Rap1 Signaling Protects Mice against Collagen-Induced Arthritis
Abud-Mendoza CarlosComparison of Different Formulas to Estimate Renal Function in Mexican Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Patients
Acevedo-Vasquez EduardoInadequate Performance of Diagnostic Tests for Latent TB Infection in Elderly Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients: Study in a Population with a High Prevalence of Tuberculosis
Achajew NelliEvaluation of 18F-FDG PET as a Diagnostic Procedure in Giant Cell and Takayasu Arteriitis by Investigator Dependant Assessment and Standard Uptake Value
ACR group for Development of Classification Criteria for PMR Definition of Remission and Relapse in Polymyalgia RheumaticaData From a Literature Search and a Delphi Based Expert Consensus
Adachi Jonathan D.Denosumab and Risk of Fractures in Subgroups of Women with Osteoporosis
 Fracture Incidence in Postmenopausal Women at Higher Risk of Fracture After 3 Years of Denosumab Treatment
 Bone Mineral Density Alone Fails to Recognize Seventy Percent of Men Who Are at High Risk of Fracture Compared to a Global Risk Assessment (Bone DESTINY) That Leads to Significant Undertreatment in This Population
 Rheumatoid Arthritis Patient Self Assessment of Disease Activity as Determined by Joint Count Compared to Clinical Joint Count Assessment by Trained Masters Student
Adachi NobuoSuppression of Osteoclastogenesis From Human Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells Co-Cultured with Rheumatoid Arthritis Synovial Fibroblasts by Over-Expression of MiR-223
Adachi YasuoDNA Microarray Analysis Revealed Abnormal Networks of Immune Response Molecules in Bone Marrow Cells From Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis
 About Half of S100 Cluster Genes On Chromosome 1q21.1 Are up-Regulated in the RA, SLE, Polyarticular Type Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (polyJIA), and Systemic-Onset JIA (sJIA)
 The Peripheral Blood Genes That Account for Predictability of Clinical Response to Tocilizumab (TCZ) Treatment, Corticosteroid Dose Reduction, and Serum IL-6 Normalization at Week 48 On Systemic Onset Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (sJIA) Patients
Adam EstelleActive Immunization with IFN Kinoid Induces Polyclonal Antibodies That Neutralize IFN From Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Patients
Adam Paul M.Exploring the Ways People with Early Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Medically Self-Manage
 Crossing the Threshold: Help-Seeking for Early Symptoms in People with Rheumatoid Arthritis
Adami SilvanoRelationship Between Increases in BMD On Denosumab and Reduction in Fracture Risk
 Past Fractures Increase Risk for Subsequent Fractures at Multiple Sites: Global Longitudinal Study of Osteoporosis in Women (GLOW)
Adams Alexa B.Ten-Year Follow up of Children Systematically Treated with Cyclophosphamide for SLE
 Combined Rituximab and Cyclophosphamide Therapy in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Adams AnnetteSerum Hydroxyvitamin D, Parathyroid Hormone, and the Risk of Falls: The Osteoporotic Fractures in Men (MrOS) Study
Adams Barbara S.DEK in the Synovium of JIA Patients: Characterization of DEK Antibodies and Posttranslational Modification of the DEK Autoantigen
Adams RichardClinical Indicators of Disease Are Not Indicative of Aspiration Risk in Newly-Diagnosed Patients with Juvenile Dermatomyositis
Adan AlfredoEffect of Infliximab On the Treatment of Refractory Posterior Uveitis After Withdrawal of Infusions Due to Remission
Adapa PavaniDiffusion Tensor Imaging (DTI) and Cognition in Children with SLE
Adarichev Vyacheslav A.Genome-Wide Association Analysis of the Effector Phase of Murine Arthritis Corroborated Complement Component C5 and Kinase Pip4k2c Rheumatoid Arthritis Loci and Identified Novel Genes Related to Lymphocyte Activation and Cartilage Remodeling
 Chromosome 15 Carries Sex-Specific Loci Controlling the Effector Inflammatory Phase of Arthritis
Addison S.Selenium and Biomarkers of Joint Tissue Metabolism in a Community-Based Cohort: The Johnston County Osteoarthritis Project
Adebajo AdewaleThe Impact of Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA) According to the International Classification of Functioning, Health and Disability (ICF)
Adeli KhosrowAssessment for Early Cardiovascular Risk in Pediatric Rheumatic Disease
Adhikari TaraCognitive Dysfunction in Patients with SLE: A Controlled Study
 Cognitive Dysfunction in Patients with SLE: A Prospective Study
Adler AdamTowards Genetic Correlates of Cardiac Manifestations of Neonatal Lupus: A Genome-Wide Association Study
Adu D.Clinical Audit of the Therapeutic Efficacy of Mycophenolate Mofetil for the Treatment of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
Adwan M. H. Q.Tetracycline Antibiotics for Treating Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Agaiby J.26-Week Efficacy and Safety Evaluation of Naproxcinod, A First-in-Class Cyclooxygenase Inhibiting Nitric Oxide Donator (CINOD), in Patients with Osteoarthritis of the Knee
Agard ChristianIdentification of Target Antigens of Anti-Endothelial-Cell and Anti-Vascular-Smooth-Muscle-Cell Antibodies in Patients with Giant Cell Arteritis: a Proteomic Approach
Agarwal Sandeep K.The FAS -670A>G Polymorphism Influences the Susceptibility to Systemic Sclerosis Phenotypes
Agarwal SurabhiReticulocytes Bearing C4d in Patients Hospitalized for Acute Infections
Ager J.Cervical Neoplasia and HPV Genetics in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Aggarwal RachnaAssociatioin of Primary and Secondary Sjgrens Syndrome in Lupus Families
Aggarwal RohitDiscordance Between Cardiac Troponin T Elevation in Patients with Inflammatory Myopathies Vs. Other Muscle Disease
 Measurement of Serum Free Light Chains Performs Better Than Known Immunological Biomarkers for Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Disease Activity
 Is Cigarette Smoking An Independent Correlate of Health Related Quality of Life in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus?
 Is Cigarette Smoking Associated with Disease Activity and Damage in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus?
 Effects of Hydroxy-Choloroquine On Lipid Profile in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Aghajanian JaafarA Tobit Model for Predicting Health Utilities Index Mark 3 From Osteoarthritis Disease Duration: a Population-Based Study
Aghdassi E.Urine Cyto/Chemokines Correlate with Renal Histopathology in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
 Clinical Utility of Changes in Cyto/Chemokines as Markers of Disease Activity in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Aghdassi ElahehHealth Care Resource Utilization & Loss of Productivity in a Canadian Population of Patients with & without Lupus Nephritis
 Baseline EGFR Is Predictive of Arterial Vascular Events in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythmatosus (SLE)
 Increased Proximal B Cell Receptor Signaling in the Naive B Cell Population of SLE Patients
Agmon-Levin NancyVitamin D: An Instrumental Factor in the Anti-Phospholipids Syndrome Inhibiting Tissue Factor Expression
 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?
Agrawal H.Gender and Ethnicity Differences in Patients with Diffuse Systemic Sclerosis Participating in 3 Large Randomized Clinical Trials
Agrawal HemantThe C-Terminus of the Cyclin Dependent Kinase Inhibitor p21(WAF1/CIP1) Suppresses Cytokine Production and Inflammatory Arthritis
Agrawal SudhirModulation of TLR7 and TLR8 Activation in Human Macrophages
 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)
Agudo Sr. MarioOcular Syphilis (Os): An Increasing and Confusing Cause of Uveitis
 Autoimmune Diseases Pregnancy Clinic: A Three Year Experience
Aguilar-Valenzuela RenanDo Clinically Relevant IgA-Anti-B2glycoprotein I (anti-B2GPI) Antibodies Bind to Domain IV/V of 2GPI?
 Isolated Elevated Levels of IgA-Anti-Beta2glycoprotein I Antibodies Are Associated with Clinical Manifestations of the Antiphospholipid Syndrome
 Elevated Levels of Cytokines and Chemokines in Patients with SLE in a Multi-Center, Multi-Ethnic, US Multi-Institutional Cohort
Aguirre A.Primary Prevention of Thrombosis in Antiphospholipid Antibodies Positive Patients: A Prospective, Multicenter, Randomised, Open Trial Comparing Low Dose Aspirin with Low Dose Aspirin Plus Low Intensity Oral Anticoagulation
Aguirre MA.Oxidative Stress and Mitochondrial Membrane Potential in Circulating Leucocytes From Antiphospholipid Syndrome Patients: Key Intracellular Events in Thrombosis Development
Ah Kioon Marie-DominiqueAdrenomedullin Induces Semi-Matured Tolerogenic Dendritic Cells: Implication of a Neuropeptide in Peripheral Tolerance
Ahearn Joseph M.Reticulocytes Bearing C4d in Patients Hospitalized for Acute Infections
Ahmed AmmadThe Aortic Adventitia of Coronary Bypass Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis Provides a Survival Niche, and Antigen Depot, for B Cells
Ahmed SalahuddinAdministration of IL-18BP by Gene Therapy Reduces Inflammation in Rat AIA
 Blocking ERK1/2 Reduces TNF--Induced-IL-18 Bioactivity in Rheumatoid Arthritis Synovial Fibroblasts by Induction of IL-18BP
Ahn Joong KyongExpression of Human TIM-3 and Its Correlation with Disease Activity in Rheumatoid Arthritis
 Human Neutrophil Peptide as a Potential Inflammatory Mediator in Behets Disease
Aihara YukohThe Peripheral Blood Genes That Account for Predictability of Clinical Response to Tocilizumab (TCZ) Treatment, Corticosteroid Dose Reduction, and Serum IL-6 Normalization at Week 48 On Systemic Onset Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (sJIA) Patients
Air Gillian M.Impact of Clinical and Demographic Features On Influenza Vaccination Responses in Human Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
 Vitamin D Deficiency Is Associated with B Cell Hyperreactivity in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
 Increased Interferon-Alpha Activity Is Associated with Humoral Autoimmunity and Poor Antigen-Specific Immunity in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Airo P.Genome-Wide Association Scan in Systemic Sclerosis Identifies MHC Region and Two Additional Susceptibility Loci On 2q32 and 7q32
 Point Prevalence of Pulmonary Hypertensions in Systemic Sclerosis: Results From Two Large Cohorts (of European Caucasian patients) and Meta-Analysis
 The FAS -670A>G Polymorphism Influences the Susceptibility to Systemic Sclerosis Phenotypes
 Clinical Prediction of 5-Year Survival in Early Scleroderma:Validation of a Simple Prognostic Model in a Multi-Centre Study
Akar ServetLong-Term Surgical and Medical Outcome in Takayasu Arteritis: Vascular Procedures Performed in Active Patients Have a Poor Outcome
 The Prevalence of Sicca Symptoms and Sjogrens Syndrome of Patients with Systemic Sclerosis
 Consistency of DEI.Tak and Kerr Criteria for Disease Activity Assessment in Takayasus Arteritis
Akhavan Pooneh S.What Percentage of Patients with UIA Will Evolve to a Classifiable Arthritis in One Year?A Systematic Literature Review
Akhmetshina AlfiyaLymphatic Vessels Are Decreased in Patients with Systemic Sclerosis and Correlate Inversely with Fingertip Ulcers
 Platelet Derived Serotonin (5-HT) Plays a Crucial Role for Experimental Fibrosis
 VEGF Aggravates Skin Fibrosis in Different Animal Models of Systemic Sclerosis (SSc)
 Hedgehog Signaling Plays a Crucial Role for Fibroblast Activation and Tissue Fibrosis in Systemic Sclerosis
 Tgf Stimulates Promoter Hypermethylation and Subsequent Silencing of the Anti-Fibrotic Gene Socs-3
Akhtar NahidGreen Tea Polyphenol EGCG Inhibits Advanced Glycation End Products-Induced Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress Stimulated Expression of COX-2 in Human Chondrocytes
 Regulation of MMP-13 Expression in Human Chondrocytes by MicroRNA-27b
 Modulation of Mir-27b Expression and Regulation of MMP-13 Production by EGCG in IL-1b Stimulated Human Osteoarthritic Chondrocytes
Akhter EhtishamHigh Prevalence of Thyroid Disease in Pregnant Women with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
 Association of Traditional and Novel Antiphospholipid Antibody Assays with Thrombosis in SLE
Akkoc N.The Majority of Peripheral Spondyloarthritis Is Undifferentiated at the Time of Diagnosis Lessons From the ASAS Study On New Classification Criteria for Peripheral Spondyloarthritis
Akkoc NurullahThe Prevalence of Sicca Symptoms and Sjogrens Syndrome of Patients with Systemic Sclerosis
 Consistency of DEI.Tak and Kerr Criteria for Disease Activity Assessment in Takayasus Arteritis
 Long-Term Surgical and Medical Outcome in Takayasu Arteritis: Vascular Procedures Performed in Active Patients Have a Poor Outcome
Akpek Esen K.Rheumatoid Factor and High Titer ANA Are More Strongly Associated with Focal Lymphocytic Sialoadenitis Than SS-A Antibodies
Aksentijevich IvonaA Systems Biology Analysis of PFAPA Syndrome Reveals a Distinct Disease Entity with Interferon-Inducible Protein 10 (IP-10) and Interleukin-1 (IL-1) as Novel Links for Pathogenesis and Therapy
 Genetics, Clinical Features, and Treatment in a Well-Defined Cohort with Periodic Fever, Aphthous Stomatitis, Pharyngitis, and Cervical Adenitis (PFAPA)
 Dysfunctional Chemotaxis in Familial Mediterranean Fever
Aksu KenanConsistency of DEI.Tak and Kerr Criteria for Disease Activity Assessment in Takayasus Arteritis
 Increased Interferon Gamma Response to M. Tuberculosis Is Present in Patients with Active Takayasus Arteritis
 Long-Term Surgical and Medical Outcome in Takayasu Arteritis: Vascular Procedures Performed in Active Patients Have a Poor Outcome
Alamanos YannisPrognostic Factors of Radiological Progression in Rheumatoid Arthritis: a 10-Year Observational Study
Alapati KalyanVariable X-Ray Beam Angulation Improves Quality of Medial Tibial Plateau Alignment in Fixed-Flexion Knee Radiographs of Osteoarthritis (OA) Patients
Alarcon G. S.Novel Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms (SNP) Associated with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
 Malignancy in Pediatric-Onset SLE
 Decreased Live Births in Women with SLE
 The Size, but Not the Number, of CD-163 Histiocytes in the Bone Marrow Predicts Macrophage Activation Syndrome in Adults with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
 Multiorgan Dysfunction, High SLEDAI Scores, and Markedly Elevated Ferritin Levels Correlate with Macrophage Activation Syndrome in Adult Patients with SLE
Alarcon Graciela S.Is Familial SLE Different From Non-Familial SLE?-Data From a Multiethnic US Cohort
 Radiographic Severity of Rheumatoid Arthritis in African-Americans: Results From the CLEAR Registry
 Revision of the SELENA Flare Index
 The Coding Variant within ITGAM Influences Lupus Nephritis
 Elevated Levels of Cytokines and Chemokines in Patients with SLE in a Multi-Center, Multi-Ethnic, US Multi-Institutional Cohort
 Do Clinically Relevant IgA-Anti-B2glycoprotein I (anti-B2GPI) Antibodies Bind to Domain IV/V of 2GPI?
 Isolated Elevated Levels of IgA-Anti-Beta2glycoprotein I Antibodies Are Associated with Clinical Manifestations of the Antiphospholipid Syndrome
Alarcon-Riquelme Marta E.Genetic Interactions Reveal a Novel B-Cell Pathway in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
 Dual Effect of MIF Gene Polymorphisms On the Development and the Severity of SLE
Alard Jean-EricToll-Like Receptor 2 Is a Receptor for beta2-Glycoprotein I On Endothelial Cells
Alasti FaridehThe Measure of Disease Activity, but Not Reduction of the Acute Phase Response (APR), Determines Attainment of Disease Activity States by Tocilizumab
 Fulfillment of the ACR20 Response Criteria in Patients Receiving Tocilizumab (TCZ) Is Not Influenced by Its Direct Effects On the Acute Phase Response (APR)
Alaupovic PetarThe Apolipoprotein Complex LpAII:B:C:D:E Is Increased in Rheumatoid Arthritis and Is Associated with Carotid Atherosclerosis
Alawi FaizanDiagnostic Algorithm for Pediatric Sjgrens Syndrome
 Manifestations of Pediatric Sjgrens Syndrome: Comparison to Adult Sjgrens Syndrome
Alba MariaBlocking LFA-1 with Efalizumab Promotes Inflammation, T Cell Activation and Autoimmunity in Primary Sjgrens Syndrome (pSS)
Albani SalvatoreClinical Control Induced by Epitope Specific Therapy in Rheumatoid Arthritis Is Associated with T-Cell Immune Deviation From Pro-Inflammatory (Th1/Th17) to Regulatory Phenotype (Th2/Treg)
 Clinical Control in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis Is Associated with Restoration of Diverse Subpopulations of Regulatory T Cells, Including a Novel Subtype Relying On the PD1-B7-H1 Pathway
 Immunological Mechanisms Related to Clinical Responsiveness Differ Between Methotrexate Monotherapy and Methotrexate and Etanercept Co-Treatment in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Albers H.M.Replication of Genetic Associations in Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
Albert Daniel A.A Study of Myelodysplastic Syndrome Patients and Rheumatologic Phenomena
Albert Lori J.Creation of a Bedside Teaching Atlas
Albertsson KristinaFocus On Persistent Disease Activity: Experiences From the BARFOT Early RA Cohort After 8 Years
Albritton Nancy L.A Safety Analysis of Oral Prednisone as a Pre-Treatment for Rituximab in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Alcorn DinaBlockade of the IL-7 Receptor Inhibits Collagen-Induced Arthritis and Is Associated with Reduction of T-Cell Activity and Proinflammatory Mediators
Alecock E.LITHE: Tocilizumab Inhibits Radiographic Progression and Improves Physical Function in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Patients (Pts) at 2 Yrs with Increasing Clinical Efficacy Over Time
 Long-Term Efficacy of Tocilizumab in Rheumatoid Arthritis for up to 3.5 Years
 Long-Term Safety and Tolerability of Tocilizumab Treatment in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis and a Mean Treatment Duration of 2.4 Years
Alegre C.GH-IGF1 Axis in Severe Fibromyalgia Patients: Screening Data From the CT27560 Trial
Alesci SalvatoreActive Appearance Modelling of DXA Images to Assess Severity of Osteoarthritis of the Hip
 Relationship Between Active Appearance Modelling Score of DXA Images and Whole Organ Magnetic Resonance Imaging Score (WORMS) in Knee Osteoarthritis
Alessio MariaAbatacept IN Refractory ANTI-TNF Resistant Juvenile Idiopathic ARTHRITIS-RELATED Uveitis
 Health-Related Quality of Life of Children with Cryopyrin-Associated Periodic Syndromes (CAPS) Before and After IL-1 Blockade
Aletaha D.Economic Aspects of Treatment Options in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA). Results of a Systematic Literature Search
 A Significant Proportion of Patients with RA Achieve Simplified Disease Activity Index (SDAI)-Defined Low Disease Activity or Remission with Abatacept Vs Placebo, and SDAI Remission Is Associated with Reduced Radiographic Progression
 Remission of Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA): Benefits From Socioeconomic and Quality of Life Perspectives
 Historical Trends of Patient Characteristics in Anti-TNF Clinical Trials for Rheumatoid Arthritis: An Analysis of the Literature Over the Past 16 Years
Aletaha DanielThe Measure of Disease Activity, but Not Reduction of the Acute Phase Response (APR), Determines Attainment of Disease Activity States by Tocilizumab
 Fulfillment of the ACR20 Response Criteria in Patients Receiving Tocilizumab (TCZ) Is Not Influenced by Its Direct Effects On the Acute Phase Response (APR)
 The Impact of Comorbidity On Physical Function
Alevizos IliasBlocking LFA-1 with Efalizumab Promotes Inflammation, T Cell Activation and Autoimmunity in Primary Sjgrens Syndrome (pSS)
 Differential Expression of MicroRNAs Not Related to Inflammation in Minor Salivary Glands of Primary Sjgrens Syndrome Identify Novel Pathogenesis Related Pathways
 MicroRNA Differential Expression in Minor Salivary Glands of Primary Sjgrens Syndrome with High Focus Scores and Normal or Decreased Function Identifies Altered Salivary Gland Function Related Pathways
 MicroRNA Profiling of Minor Salivary Glands Identifies Disease and Inflammation Biomarkers in Sjgrens Syndrome Patients
 Uncoupling Salivary Gland Dysfunction From Inflammation in a Large Cohort of Primary Sjgrens Syndrome Patients
 Utility of Whole Versus Total Glandular Unstimulated Salivary Flows for the Classification of Sjgrens Syndrome
Alexander StefanieMicroRNA Profiling of Minor Salivary Glands Identifies Disease and Inflammation Biomarkers in Sjgrens Syndrome Patients
Alexander TobiasCD4 T Cells in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Secrete IL17 After Antigenic Challenge
Alexanderson HeleneMACTAR, a Patient Perspective Outcome for Polymyositis and Dermatomyositis, Reveals Disease Aspects Not Covered by Traditional Outcomes
 Anakinra in Patients with Refractory Idiopathic Inflammatory Myopathies
 Early Employed Exercise in Recent Onset Polymyositis or DermatomyositisA Randomized, Controlled 2-Year Follow Up Study
 Patients with Idiopathic Inflammatory Myopathies Have Low Muscle Endurance Rather Than Low Muscle Strength
Alfaro JoseInadequate Performance of Diagnostic Tests for Latent TB Infection in Elderly Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients: Study in a Population with a High Prevalence of Tuberculosis
Alfredsson L.Gene Function Relationships to Discover Novel Rheumatoid Arthritis Risk Loci
 RA Risk Alleles as Correlates of Response to Anti-TNF Therapy in RA
 Does Statin Use Protect against RA or Modify RA Disease Activity at Diagnosis?
Alfredsson LarsCumulative Association of Twenty-Two Genetic Variants with Seropositive Rheumatoid Arthritis Risk
 Smoking Is Associated with Non-Response to Methotrexate and to Anti-TNF Treatment in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis. Results From the Swedish EIRA Study
 HLA-DRB115 Non-Shared Epitope Allele Regulates Production of Very High Levels of ACPA in RA
Ali Shabnam AsgherModified Phalens Test as An Aid in Diagnosing Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Aliabadi P.Pain in One Knee Increases the Risk of Tibiofemoral Osteoarthritis in the Contralateral Knee: The MOST Study
Aliprantis Antonios O.Distinct Deregulated Pathways Underlie the Molecular Subsets of Scleroderma and Are Recapitulated in Select Animal Models
Alivernini StefanoMyocarditis in Systemic Sclerosis Diagnosed through Endomyocardial Biopsy
Alizadeh Behrooz Z.Genome-Wide Association Scan in Systemic Sclerosis Identifies MHC Region and Two Additional Susceptibility Loci On 2q32 and 7q32
Alkassab FirasPulmonary Hypertension Assessment and Recognition of Outcomes in Scleroderma (PHAROS): Utility of Six Minute Walk Test
 Estimated Systolic Pulmonary Artery Pressure Versus Tricuspid Regurgitant Jet Velocity as Screening Tools for Pulmonary Hypertension in Systemic Sclerosis: The PHAROS Experience
Allaart C.Disease Activity, Joint Damage and Functional Disability and the Effect of Methotrexate Treatment in Patients with Undifferentiated Arthritis with or without Anti-Citrullinated Protein Antibodies
Allaart C.F.A Comparison Between the Simplified Erosion and Narrowing Score (SENS) and the Sharp-Van Der Heijde Score (SHS) in Assessing Radiological Damage in RA Patients During 5 Years of Follow-up
 The BeSt Matrix Model in Recent-Onset Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients: Individual Prediction of Rapid Radiographic Progression and Numbers-Needed-to-Treat with Initial Combination Therapy
 Predictors of HAQ Response After 3 Months of Treatment with Different Strategies in Recent Onset Active RA
 Regained Remission Following Restart of Treatment After Loss of Drug-Free Remission in Patients with Recent Onset Rheumatoid Arthritis
 Clinical and Radiological Outcomes of Four DAS Driven Treatment Strategies: Six-Year Results of the BeSt Study
 Hand Bone Mineral Density (BMD) Loss Is Significantly Associated with the Level of Disease Activity in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
 Women with Early Rheumatoid Arthritis Have More Disease Activity and Functional Impairment Than Men, Although Radiographic Damage Is Similar
 Clinical Synovitis Is Associated with Progression of Erosions and Joint Space Narrowing in Individual Joints, but Not in Patients Treated with Initial Infliximab
 RA Risk Alleles as Correlates of Response to Anti-TNF Therapy in RA
 Being in Remission or in Low Disease Activity in Rheumatoid Arthritis: Different Meaning with the Use of Different Composite Scores
 The Effect of a Change in DAS Level On the HAQ Level During 5 Years Follow-up in the BeSt Study
Allaire S.Beliefs and Practices of Occupational Therapists (OTs) and Physical Therapists (PTs) about Their Role in Addressing the Health-Related Work Problems of Patients with Chronic Health Conditions
Allaire Saralynn J.Work Barriers Encountered by Employed Persons with Scleroderma
Allanore Y.Point Prevalence of Pulmonary Hypertensions in Systemic Sclerosis: Results From Two Large Cohorts (of European Caucasian patients) and Meta-Analysis
 Clinical Prediction of 5-Year Survival in Early Scleroderma:Validation of a Simple Prognostic Model in a Multi-Centre Study
Allanore YannickAssociation and Linkage Proof for IRF5 as a Rheumatoid Arthritis Susceptibility Gene
 Infraclinical Atherosclerosis Is Correlated to Hypertension and Parameters Reflecting Systemic Inflammation (CRP, CD40L and oxydative stress) in a Cohort of Very Early Inflammatory Rheumatisms (VErA)
 BANK1 Is a Genetic Risk Factor for Diffuse Cutaneous Systemic Sclerosis Having Additive Effects with IRF5 and STAT4
 Phenotype-Haplotype Correlation of IRF5 Gene in SSc: Association with Different Fibrotic Sub-Phenotypes and Severe Patterns
 Genotype-Phenotype Correlation in Systemic Sclerosis: STAT4 rs7574865 Is a Relevant Marker for Interstitial Lung Disease
 Joint Involvement and Relationships with Systemic Inflammation in the EULAR Scleroderma Trial and Research Group (EUSTAR) Database of Systemic Sclerosis Patients
Allantaz FlorenceNovel Modular Analysis of Microarray Data in Adult-Onset Stills Disease
Allard SimonAutoantibodies to the p140 Autoantigen NXP-2 in Adult Dermatomyositis
Allart Jean DanielInfraclinical Atherosclerosis Is Correlated to Hypertension and Parameters Reflecting Systemic Inflammation (CRP, CD40L and oxydative stress) in a Cohort of Very Early Inflammatory Rheumatisms (VErA)
Allen Diane D.Creation of a Short Version of the Valued Life Activities Questionnaire (S-VLA)
Allenbach Jr. YvesEvidence for the Implication of Th-1 and Treg Cells but Not Th-17 in Inclusion Body Myositis
Allison JeroanDeveloping American College of Rheumatology and European League against Rheumatism Criteria for Definition of a Flare in Patients with Gout
Alloway Jeff A.Efficacy and Safety of Baminercept in the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Results of the Phase 2B Study in the TNF-IR Population
Alm GunnarAssociation of C8orf13-BLK and TNFSF4 Gene Variants with Primary Sjgrens Syndrome
Almagor O.Stage of Knee OA and Odds of Cartilage Thickness Loss or Gain Over Two Years
 Risk of Subregional Cartilage Thickness Loss Associated with Malalignment in Knee OA
 The Effect of Tears in Specific Meniscal Segments On Subregional Tibiofemoral Cartilage Thickness Loss in Knee OA
Almeida Gustavo J. M.Association of Physical Function and Disability with Physical Activity in Women with Rheumatoid Arthritis
 Number of Days Necessary to Wear Portable Activity Monitors in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis
 Associates of Tolerance to Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Almodovar RaquelNearly Half of the Patients with Severe Primary Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Associated to Systemic Sclerosis Do Not Fulfill the 1980 ACR Classification Criteria for the Disease
Almond SarahIn Vitro and In Vivo Properties of MEDI-571, a Human Anti IL-17A Antibody in Development for the Treatment of Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis
Al-Mussawir HayfGlatiramer Acetate (GA), the Immunomodulatory Drug, Inhibits Inflammatory Mediators and Collagen Degradation in OA Cartilage
 PGE2 Differentially Regulates Expression of Chondrocyte Markers During Chondrogenesis of Human Bone Marrow Derived MSCs
Alonso A.Moderate to Severe Adult Periodontitis Increases Risk of Rheumatoid Arthritis in Non-Smokers and Is Associated with Elevated ACPA Titers: The ARIC Study
Alperin RisaTen-Year Follow up of Children Systematically Treated with Cyclophosphamide for SLE
 Combined Rituximab and Cyclophosphamide Therapy in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Alpert Michael D.Psoriatic Arthritis in a Diverse Ethnic Cohort
Alpert RobbinCharacterization of a Potent and Neutralizing Fully Human Anti CD44 Antibody PF 03475952
Al-Shakarchi IsraaIs the FRAX Tool Useful in Assessing Fracture Risk in Female Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients?
 Does Use of the FRAX Tool Change Management in Female Patients with Osteopenia?
Alten R.Prednisone Chronotherapy of Rheumatoid Arthritis: Sustained Efficacy of A Novel Modified-Release Formulation Over 12 Months
 Long-Term Safety and Tolerability of Tocilizumab Treatment in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis and a Mean Treatment Duration of 2.4 Years
Alten RiekeHypothalamus-Pituitary-Adrenal (HPA)-Axis Function in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Patients Treated with Either Standard or Modified-Release Prednisone
Althoff ChristianNo Progression of Chronic Sacroiliac Changes in Patients with Active, Non-Radiographic Axial Spondyloarthritis Treated with Adalimumab Over 52 Weeks
Altman RoySafety and Efficacy of Diclofenac Sodium Gel for Knee Osteoarthritis in Patients Aged <65 Years Versus 65 Years
Alton M.First Application of Computer-Assisted Analysis of Digital Photographs for Assessing Tophus Response: Phase 3 Studies of Pegloticase in Treatment Failure Gout
Altpeter MaryLessons Learned From Community-Based Arthritis Physical Activity and Behavior Change Interventions: Reaching Hard-to-Reach Populations
 Evaluation of Group and Self-Directed Formats of the Arthritis Foundations (AF) Walk with Ease (WWE) Program
Alvarellos A.Work Instability in Argentinean Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis: Prevalence and Associated Factors
Alvarenga Rossana R.Anti-Aquaporin-4 Antibodies Are Highly Specific for Neuromyelitis Optica and Show No Association with Sjgrens Syndrome and Other Autoimmune Diseases
Alvarez Alexis A.Disease Activity Differences in Patients On DMARD Therapy: Use of the Rheumatology Health Tracker (RHT) An Electronic Data Capture System to Measure Patient Outcomes
Alvarez DavidRole of the Urokinase Plasminogen Activator Receptor in Mediating Impaired Apoptotic Cardiocyte Clearance by Anti-SSA/Ro-SSB/La Antibodies in the Pathogenesis of Congenital Heart Block
 Ro60 Associated ssRNA Links Inflammation with Fetal Cardiac Fibrosis Via Ligation of Toll Like Receptors: A Potential Pathway to Heart Block
Alvarez-Horine SarahEffect of Sodium Oxybate On Pain, PGIc, & Composite Scores in FibromyalgiaResults From a Phase 3 Controlled Trial
 Sodium Oxybate Improves Fatigue, Sleep Disturbance, and PGIc in FibromyalgiaResults From a Phase 3, 14-Week, Controlled Trial
Alvarez-Lafuente RobertoGene Microarray Profiling of Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cells From Osteoarthritis Patients Reveals a Diminished Expression of Collagen Genes
Alvarez-Rodriguez LorenaOcular Syphilis (Os): An Increasing and Confusing Cause of Uveitis
 Autoimmune Diseases Pregnancy Clinic: A Three Year Experience
 Interleukin 10 Promoter Polymorphisms in Patients with Elderly Onset Inflammatory Conditions
Alves C.Periarticular Bone Mineral Density Does Not Distinguish Between Healthy Controls, Established RA and Early Arthritis Patients
Alvizuri SergioInadequate Performance of Diagnostic Tests for Latent TB Infection in Elderly Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients: Study in a Population with a High Prevalence of Tuberculosis
Amano KanzoThe Efficacy and Safety of Caudal Epidural Injection with the TNF Antagonist, Adalimumab and Eternacept, in Patients with Disc-Herniation-Induced SciaticaResults of a Randomized, Controlled, 1-Month Follow-up Study
Amano KoichiADAMTS5 Is a Biomarker for Prediction of the Response to Infliximab in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis
Amari WassilaNon-Melanoma and Melanoma Skin Cancer Risk in a National Cohort of Veterans with Rheumatoid Arthritis
Amarsi ZubinExploring the Ways People with Early Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Medically Self-Manage
 Crossing the Threshold: Help-Seeking for Early Symptoms in People with Rheumatoid Arthritis
Amato AnthonyRelationship Between Disease Activity and Type 1 Interferon- and Other Cytokine-Inducible Gene Expression in Blood in Dermatomyositis and Polymyositis
Ambarus Carmen A.Macrophage Polarization Conditions and Relative Availability of Ang-1 and Ang-2 Determine the Contributions of Tie2-Bearing Macrophages to Inflammation and Tissue Remodeling
 Identification of Specific Phenotypic Markers for HUMAN Polarized Macrophages
Ambrose KirstenSex Differences in Predictors of Increased Symptoms After Exercise and Sleep Restriction
 Women Are More Susceptible to Increased Symptoms of Pain, Fatigue, Negative Mood, and Cognitive Dysfunction After Exercise and Sleep Restriction
 Improving Internal Locus of Pain Control in Fibromyalgia
Ambs P.LITHE: Tocilizumab Inhibits Radiographic Progression and Improves Physical Function in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Patients (Pts) at 2 Yrs with Increasing Clinical Efficacy Over Time
Amdur RichardPsoriatic Arthritis in a Diverse Ethnic Cohort
Amengual OlgaUp-Regulated Expression of Phospholipid Scramblase 1 On Monocytes in Patients with Antiphospholipid Syndrome
 The Phosphatidylserine-Dependent Monoclonal Antiprothrombin Antibody with Lupus Anticoagulant Activity Induces Platelet Activation with Over-Expression of Surface Antigen
 Association Between CD36 Single Nucleotide Polymorphism and Antiphospholipid Syndrome
 Antiphospholipid Score (aPL-S) in the Antiphospholipid Syndrome: Diagnostic Significance and Predictive Value for the Development of Thrombotic Events in Autoimmune Diseases
Amento Edward P.Orally Active TNF-Alpha Inhibitor Mediates Anti-Inflammatory Activity by Potentiating Adenosine A2a Receptor Signaling
Amiable NathalieActivation of the EphB4 Receptor by Its Specific Ligand Ephrin B2 Positively Impacts Human Osteoarthritic Chondrocytes
Amigo MCPrimary Prevention of Thrombosis in Antiphospholipid Antibodies Positive Patients: A Prospective, Multicenter, Randomised, Open Trial Comparing Low Dose Aspirin with Low Dose Aspirin Plus Low Intensity Oral Anticoagulation
Amin M. AsifSoluble Junctional Adhesion Molecule-C Promotes Mononuclear Cell Recruitment in Rheumatoid Arthritis
 IL-18 as An In Vivo Mediator of Monocyte Recruitment in Animal Models of Rheumatoid Arthritis
Amin MohammadIL-18 Receptor Null Mice Are Resistant to K/BxN Serum Transfer Arthritis Due in Part to Impaired Angiogenesis
Amin Mohammad A.Administration of IL-18BP by Gene Therapy Reduces Inflammation in Rat AIA
Amir KerenmTOR Regulates the Invasive Properties of Synovial Fibroblast
Amital H.The A3 Adenosine Receptor as a Biological Predictive Marker in Rheumatoid Arthritis: Lessons From Phase II Clinical Studies
Amital HowardSerum 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?
 HMG-CoA Reductase Inhibitors (statins) Provides Primary Prevention for Rheumatoid Arthritis
 Vitamin D: An Instrumental Factor in the Anti-Phospholipids Syndrome Inhibiting Tissue Factor Expression
Amjadi SogolPlasma Myeloperoxidase Activity Is Increased in Patients with RA Compared to Healthy Controls and Is Associated with Abnormal Anti-Inflammatory Function of High Density Lipoprotein
Amos ChristopherGenome-Wide Association Study of Systemic Sclerosis in a Large US Cohort of Over 1,500 Cases
Amoura ZahirLow Mycophenolic Acid Area Under the Curve Is a Major Parameter of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Activity
 Identification of Factors Influencing Mycophenolic Acid Area Under the Curve in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
 Novel Delineation of Human FoxP3 Expressing CD4 T Cell Subsets Reveals a Perturbed Homeostasis of FoxP3 Treg Subsets During Active SLE
 Over-IFNg-Production by NK Cells During SLE Flares
 Rituximab- Peg-IFN a/Ribavirin Compared to Peg-IFN a/Ribavirin in Mixed Cryoglobulinemia Vasculitis
 Serum Interferon Alpha Correlates with Disease Activity, Specific Clinical Manifestations and Circulating Plasma Cells Levels in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
 Cardiac Sarcoidosis: Clinical, Diagnostic, Therapeutic and Outcome Features From a Series of 126 Patients
 Active Immunization with IFN Kinoid Induces Polyclonal Antibodies That Neutralize IFN From Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Patients
An YuanSafety of Infliximab in the Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis and History of Hepatitis B Virus Infection
Anandarajah Allen P.Ultrasonography Shows Persistent Hyperemia of Synovial Tissues in Rheumatoid Arthritis Despite Apparent Serological Remission
 Erosive Osteoarthritis Is a Progressive Disease That Commonly Affects the Feet
 The Association Between Focal Bone Loss (erosions) and Generalized Bone Loss (osteoporosis) in Rheumatoid Arthritis
 Analysis of Factors Associated with Obesity in Psoriatic Arthritis
Anastassiades Tassos P.The Effect of Glucosamine On Glucose Metabolism in Humans: A Systematic Review of the Literature
 Soluble Syndecan-3 (ssyn3): An Anionic Serum Protein in Ovariectomised Rats Controlling Osteoblastic (OB) Function
Anaya Juan-ManuelThe Coding Variant within ITGAM Influences Lupus Nephritis
Anbazhagan ArivarasuRegulation of MMP-13 Expression in Human Chondrocytes by MicroRNA-27b
Anbazhagan Arivarasu N.Modulation of Mir-27b Expression and Regulation of MMP-13 Production by EGCG in IL-1b Stimulated Human Osteoarthritic Chondrocytes
 Green Tea Polyphenol EGCG Inhibits Advanced Glycation End Products-Induced Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress Stimulated Expression of COX-2 in Human Chondrocytes
and the investigators of the Horton-hydroxychloroquine trial Adding Hydroxychloroquine to Prednisone Does Not Improve the Outcome in Giant Cell Arteritis: A Double Blind Randomized Controlled Trial
Anderer TammyDXA Testing in Women >65Closing the Osteoporosis Quality Care Gap at the Point of Service Using An Electronic Health Record Best Practice Alert
Andersen A. R.Predictors of Radiographic Joint Destruction in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients During TNF-Inhibitor Treatment in Clinical Practice
Andersen Lis S.How Is the New Ankylosing Spondylitis Disease Activity Score (ASDAS) Related to Different Aspects of Health-Related Quality of Life? A Comparison with SF-36 in a Longitudinal Study of Spondyloarthritis Patients Treated with TNF- Inhibitors
 Different Cartilage Oligomeric Matrix Protein (COMP) Patterns in Untreated Anti-CCP Positive and Negative Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
 Uncoupling of Collagen II Metabolism in Newly-Diagnosed Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Is Linked to Inflammation and Antibodies against Cyclic Citrullinated Peptides
Andersen Niels TrolleAssessment of Joint Cartilage Thickness by Ultrasound in Healthy Children: Age and Sex-Related Standard Reference Values
Andersen Signe E.B.ICAM-1 and VCAM-1 Concentrations in Synovial Fluid Correlate to the Degree of Synovitis Measured by MRI in Moderate to Severe Osteoarthritis of the Knee
Andersen ThomasThe TH17 Related Cytokines IL-21 and IL-23 in Patients with Spondylarthropathy
Anderson EricPreliminary Findings of Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI) Assessments of Visuoconstructional Ability in Childhood-Onset Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (cSLE) Patients and Best-Friend Controls
Anderson IanIn Vitro and In Vivo Properties of MEDI-571, a Human Anti IL-17A Antibody in Development for the Treatment of Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis
Anderson Jaclyn K.Converting MHAQ, MDHAQ and HAQII Scores Into HAQ Scores Using Models Developed with 59,281 RA Patients
Anderson James D.Fatigue Is Not An Inflammatory Marker of RA
Anderson JasonThe Whole Blood Interferon Score Predicts Progression of Interstitial Lung Disease in Systemic Sclerosis
Anderson Jourdan R.Impact of Clinical and Demographic Features On Influenza Vaccination Responses in Human Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
 Induction of Lupus Like Symptoms in Human 60kD Ro Transgenic Mice by Passive Transfer of Human SLE Ro/SSA Autoantibodies
 Delayed Antigen-Specific Responses and Increased Disease Activity in MRL-Lpr Mice Following Influenza Infection
Anderson Marina E.The Interplay of Vascular Function, Low Grade Inflammation and Innate Immunity in Raynauds Phenomenon and Systemic Sclerosis
Anderson ScottIntra-Articular Injection (Tribosupplementation) with Native and Recombinant Lubricin (PRG4) Prevents Cartilage Degeneration in the Rat ACL Injury Model
Anderson Stephanie R.Analgesic Effects of Intra-Articular Botulinum Toxin Type B (BoNT B) in a Murine Model of Chronic Degenerative Knee Arthritis Pain
Andersson MagnusUnexpectedly High IL-1 Levels in Cerebrospinal Fluid of RA Patients and Correlations with Fatigue Severity
Andonopoulos Andrew P.Phenotypical and Functional Aberrations of B Cells in Patients Treated with Anti-Tnfa Agents
Andrade FelipeProteinase 3 Transcription in Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells Predicts Disease Activity in Wegeners Granulomatosis
Andrade Luis Eduardo C.Anti-Aquaporin-4 Antibodies Are Highly Specific for Neuromyelitis Optica and Show No Association with Sjgrens Syndrome and Other Autoimmune Diseases
 ANA-Positive Healthy Individuals and Autoimmune Rheumatic Patients Present Distinctive Pattern and Titer Profiles at the ANA HEp-2 Assay
 Functional and Morphological Evaluation of the Digital Microcirculation with Laser Doppler Imaging and Nailfold Capillaroscopy in Systemic Sclerosis
 Phenotype Characterization of Regulatory T Cells (CD25highCD127low FoxP3) in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
 Altered Balance Between the Effector and Regulatory T Cell Pathways in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and Decreased Regulatory T Cell Levels in Active Lupus Nephritis
 Juvenile Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Frequently Develops in a Background of Primary Immunodeficiencies
Andrade SusanSwitching the Dose Regimen of Oral Bisphosphonates, Adherence and Fractures
Andreasson KristoferFaecal-Calprotectin as a Biomarker in Systemic Sclerosis
Andreoli LauraIs It Possible to Differentiate Natural Antiphospholipid Antibodies From Thrombophilic Ones?Analysis of the Fine Specificity against the Domains of Beta2glycoprotein I
Andres MarianoMethotrexate as An Alternative for Refractory Calcium Pyrophosphate Arthropathy
Andreu J.L.Identification of SNPs Associated with Severe Articular Damage in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis
Andreu José-LuisAccuracy of Physical Examination in the Evaluation of Subacromial Impingement Syndrome
Andrews BrianPrevalence of Staphylococcus Aureus Colonization Among Those Using Biologic Therapy
Ang Dennis C.Varus Malalignment Diminishes the Structure-Modifying Effects of Doxycycline (Doxy) in Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis
 Severity of Anger, and Not Clinical Pain, Correlated with Nociceptive Flexion Reflex Threshold in Fibromyalgia: An Exploratory Analysis
 Telephone-Delivered Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) On Clinical Symptoms and Nociceptive Responding in Fibromyalgia (FM)A Pilot Study
Angeles Gantes-Mora MariaProfile of Pre-Scleroderma Evolution
Anis A.Is Working with Arthritis Bad for Your Health? Outcomes Associated with Arthritis-Work Role Overload
Anis Aslam H.Predicting Absence or Work Stoppage Among Patients with Early Rheumatoid Arthritis
 A Tobit Model for Predicting Health Utilities Index Mark 3 From Osteoarthritis Disease Duration: a Population-Based Study
 Predicting Arthritis-Related Work-Transitions within One Year: Which at-Work Disability Measure Is Best?
Anolik Jennifer H.Proteasome Inhibitors Block Production of Alpha Interferon and B Cell Activation
 Perturbations in B-Cell Homeostasis in Primary Sjgrens Syndrome
 Novel Proteasome Inhibitors Have a Beneficial Effect in Murine Lupus
 TNF-Induced Expansion of CD23/CD21hi B Cells in Draining Lymph Nodes Are Associated with the Onset of Inflammatory-Erosive Arthritis in Proximal Joints and Are Targets of Anti-CD20 Therapy
 Prolonged but Variable Effects of B Cell Depletion Therapy in Murine Lupus Nephritis
 Effective Anti-CD20 Therapy for Arthritis Is Associated with Increased Lymphatic Flow and B-Cell Depletion in Lymph Nodes
 B Cell Signatures as Biomarkers in SLE
Anract P.Vertebral Fracture Assessment by a Fracture Liaison Service in Patients with Incident Non Vertebral Fractures
Ansari Z.Open-Label Certolizumab Pegol Is Effective in Patients Who Withdrew From Double-Blind Treatment Due to Non-Response
Ansari ZainabThe Efficacy of Certolizumab Pegol Added to Methotrexate Is Sustained Over 2 Years in the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis
Anstrom K.Comparative Effectiveness Studies of Observational Data: Approaches to Address Confounding
Anthony Kelly K.Pain and Mood as Predictors of Sleep Quality in Children with Polyarticular Arthritis
Anti-RNAP III Antibody Investigator Group Clinical Usefulness of Anti-RNA Polymerase III Antibody Measurement by Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay
Antivalle MarcoAdalimumab in Crohns-Related Spondylitis Patients Resistant or Intolerant to Infliximab
Anton J.Proposal for Outcome Measures for Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA)Associated Uveitis From the JIA-Uveitis Outcomes Working Group
Antonchak Marc A.Cognitive Dysfunction in Patients with SLE: A Prospective Study
 Cognitive Dysfunction in Patients with SLE: A Controlled Study
Anwar SaharWork Barriers Encountered by Employed Persons with Scleroderma
Aoki ChiekoThe Peripheral Blood Genes That Account for Predictability of Clinical Response to Tocilizumab (TCZ) Treatment, Corticosteroid Dose Reduction, and Serum IL-6 Normalization at Week 48 On Systemic Onset Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (sJIA) Patients
 About Half of S100 Cluster Genes On Chromosome 1q21.1 Are up-Regulated in the RA, SLE, Polyarticular Type Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (polyJIA), and Systemic-Onset JIA (sJIA)
Aoki ToshiakiSustained Depletion of Biogenic Amines Causes Chronic Muscular Pain and Tactile Allodynia Accompanied by Depression: A Putative Animal Model of Fibromyalgia
Aono HiroyukiSPACIA1, A Novel Gene Involved in Proliferation of Synoviocytes in Arthritis
Aoyagi KiyoshiA Prediction Rule for Disease Outcome in Patients with Undifferentiated Arthritis by MRI of the Wrists and Finger Joints and Serologic Autoantibodies: Second Report Regarding to the Utility of Plain MRI
Apel StephenSeverity of Rheumatoid Arthritis in Oklahoma Native Americans
Apparailly FlorenceGILZ Is a Novel Regulatory Protein in Collagen-Induced Arthritis
 RNA Interference Targeting the Cytosolic Phospholipase A2 ALPHA (CPLA2A) for Efficient ANTI-Inflammatory Therapy in Arthritis
 RNAi-Mediated Gene Therapy of PBEF Reduces the Severity of Collagen-Induced Arthritis in Mice
Appel G.Effect of Rituximab (RTX) On Anti-dsDNA and C3 Levels and Relationship to Response: Results From the LUNAR Trial
 Efficacy and Safety of Rituximab in Subjects with Active Proliferative Lupus Nephritis (LN): Results From the Randomized, Double-Blind Phase III LUNAR Study
Appel H.Evaluation of the ASAS Classification Criteria for Axial Spondyloarthritis, A Diagnostic Algorithm and the Probability Approach (likelihood ratio product) in Diagnosing Axial Spondyloarthritis
Appel HeinerIL-17A Expression Is Upregulated in the Hypoxic Joint and Correlates with IL-6 Production, Inflammatory Cell Infiltrate and Oxidative Damage
 Major Clinical Response of Rituximab in Active TNF-Blocker-Naive Patients with Ankylosing Spondylitis but Not in TNF-Blocker-Failure Patients- An Open Label Clinical Trial
Appel SilkeAssociation of C8orf13-BLK and TNFSF4 Gene Variants with Primary Sjgrens Syndrome
Appelboom ThierryPreliminary Results of a Phase I Clinical Trial of Intra-Articular Administration of ARG098, A Novel Anti-Fas IgM Mab, in RA
Appenzeller SimoneThalamic Volumes Predict Cognitive Impairment Evaluated by Speed Processing Tasks in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
 Prevalence and Types of Cognitive Impairment in Young Women with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
Aprahamian TamarInterferon Regulatory Factor 5 Regulates Murine Lupus Independently of Type-I Interferons
Apras Bilgen SuleIncreased Interferon Gamma Response to M. Tuberculosis Is Present in Patients with Active Takayasus Arteritis
Arai SatokoSoluble GITR Ligand Is Extremely Elevated in Sera From RA Patients
Araie MakotoPossible Genetic Association of HLA-A2601 and B39 with Ocular Behets Disease in Japan
Aral OrhanAssociation of Behets Disease with Familial Mediterranean Fever
Aramaki ToshiyukiA Prediction Rule for Disease Outcome in Patients with Undifferentiated Arthritis by MRI of the Wrists and Finger Joints and Serologic Autoantibodies: Second Report Regarding to the Utility of Plain MRI
Aramburu F.New PPD-Positive Test During Infliximab Treatment
Aramburu FranciscoReasons for Different Infliximab Survival Time Among Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis and Spondyloarthritis
Aran AdiTWEAK Stimuation of Kidney Resident Cells in the Pathogenesis of Lupus Nephritis
Arana Argaez Víctor E.Induction of Antigen-Specific Tolerance by DNA Vaccination Using Sm Autoantigen Combined with IL-10 in a Murine Model of Lupus
Aranda R.Abatacept Demonstrates Consistent Safety and Sustained Improvements in Efficacy through 4 Years of Open-Label Treatment in Patients with An Inadequate Response to Anti-TNF Therapy
Aranow C.Decreased Live Births in Women with SLE
 Malignancy in Pediatric-Onset SLE
 Urinary TWEAK as a Biomarker of Lupus Nephritis
Arat S.The Influence of Illness Perceptions On Physical and Mental Health in Scleroderma
Araujo Julio A. P.Altered Balance Between the Effector and Regulatory T Cell Pathways in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and Decreased Regulatory T Cell Levels in Active Lupus Nephritis
 Phenotype Characterization of Regulatory T Cells (CD25highCD127low FoxP3) in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Arbillaga H.Medication Use in Systemic Lupus(SLE)
 Lupus in Asian Canadians: The 1000 Canadian Faces of Lupus Study
Arce-Franco Maria TeresaAnti-Inflammatory Effect of Alpha-2 Adrenergic Agonists On Endothelial Cells
Archimandritis AthanasiosComparison of Two Interferon-Gamma Release Assays to Tuberculin Skin Testing for Latent Tuberculosis Screening in Rheumatic Patients Starting Anti-TNF Treatment
 Usefulness of Transient Elastography (Fibroscan) in Assessing Hepatic Fibrosis in Rheumatic Patients Under Long Term Methotrexate Treatment
Ardelean Daniela S.Pediatric Takayasu Arteritis: Significance of Central Nervous System Manifestations
Arden Nigel K.Anatomical Distribution of Synovitis in Knee Osteoarthritis and Its Association with Joint Effusion Assessed On Contrast-Enhanced MRI
 Association of Contrast Enhanced MRI Demonstrated Synovitis in Knee Osteoarthritis with Clinical Signs
 Morphological Variations in Hip Shape: Validation of New Hip Measurement Software and Provisional Association with Total Hip Replacement-The Chingford Study
Ardizzone M.Standardized Follow up of 54 Pregnancies in 42 Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Ardoin Stacy P.Coronary Angiogram-Defined CAD in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE): Risk Factors and Outcomes
 The Relationship of Physical Activity to Lupus Activity and Damage
Arend William P.Treatment with Cl-Amidine, A Peptidyl Arginine Deiminase (PAD) Inhibitor, Significantly Reduces the Severity of Collagen Induced Arthritis (CIA)
 Essential Role of MASP1/3 in Activation of the Complement Alternative Pathway in Collagen Antibody-Induced Arthritis in Mice
Arguis PedroAortic Involvement in Patients with Newly Diagnosed Giant Cell Arteritis (GCA). A Prospective Study Using Computed Tomography (CT) Angiography
Arima KazuhikoA Prediction Rule for Disease Outcome in Patients with Undifferentiated Arthritis by MRI of the Wrists and Finger Joints and Serologic Autoantibodies: Second Report Regarding to the Utility of Plain MRI
Arinuma YoshiyukiCardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging Abnormalities in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: A Preliminary Report
Arito MitsumiComprehensive Analyses of Serum Peptides in Microscopic Polyangiitis
 Proteomic Analysis of Autoantigens in SLE Patients with CNS Involvement
Arkachaisri ThaschaweeLocalized Scleroderma Therapy: Do Different Regimens Matter?
Arkema Elizabeth V.Efficacy of Initial Methotrexate Monotherapy Versus Combination Therapy with a Biologic Agent in Early Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Meta-Analysis of Clinical and Radiographic Remission
Arkwright Peter D.Patients with C1q Deficiency Have Elevated Serum Interferon-Alpha and IP-10 Associated with Defective Suppression of Immune Complex Stimulation of Plasmacytoid Dendritic Cells
Arlet PhilippeAdding Hydroxychloroquine to Prednisone Does Not Improve the Outcome in Giant Cell Arteritis: A Double Blind Randomized Controlled Trial
Armbrust W.Delayed Clinical Response in Great Part of Patients with Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Initially Not Responding to Etanercept
Armbrust WinekeHigh Prevalence of Methotrexate-Related Gastrointestinal Side Effects in Children with Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
Armstrong Gillian K.Retreatment with Rituximab (RTX) Based On a Treatment to Target (TT) Approach Provides Better Disease Control Than Treatment as Needed (PRN) in Patients (pts) with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
 Multiple Courses of Rituximab (RTX) Produce Sustained Efficacy in Patients (pts) with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) with An Inadequate Response (IR) to One or More TNF Inhibitors
 Effectiveness of Rituximab (RTX) Methotrexate (MTX) in Patients (pts) with Early Active Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) and Disease Characteristics Associated with Poor Outcomes
Arnardottir SnjolaugExpanded Proinflammatory T Cells in Inclusion Body Myositis
Arnaud LaurentLow Mycophenolic Acid Area Under the Curve Is a Major Parameter of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Activity
 Identification of Factors Influencing Mycophenolic Acid Area Under the Curve in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Arnett Frank C.The Whole Blood Interferon Score Predicts Progression of Interstitial Lung Disease in Systemic Sclerosis
 Genome-Wide Association Study of Systemic Sclerosis in a Large US Cohort of Over 1,500 Cases
 The FAS -670A>G Polymorphism Influences the Susceptibility to Systemic Sclerosis Phenotypes
 HLA-DPB1 and DPB2 Are Genetic Loci for Systemic Sclerosis -Genome-Wide Association Study in Koreans with Replication in North Americans
Arnold KristinMaximal Plasma Concentrations of Low-Dose Vs High-Dose Colchicine Are Similar but Total Exposure Is Dose Dependent: Implications for Safe Administration of Colchicine to Treat Acute Gout Flare
Arnold Lesley M.Relevance of PROMIS Item Banks to Individuals with Fibromyalgia
 Milnacipran 100 Mg/Day in the Treatment of Fibromyalgia: A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial
 A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trial of Milnacipran 100 Mg/Day for the Management of Fibromyalgia: Results From a 2-Week Discontinuation Phase
 Milnaciprans Effect On Body Weight by Baseline BMI: Results Across 3 Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Fibromyalgia Trials
 Towards Development of Fibromyalgia Responder Index: Identifying Responders Using Patients Global Assessment
Arnold MichelA Novel Oral Parathyroid Hormone Formulation, PTH134, Demonstrated a Potential Therapeutically Relevant Pharmacokinetic and Safety Profile Compared with Teriparatide s.c. in Healthy Postmenopausal Women After a Single Dose
Arntz Onno J.Lentiviral-Based Bioluminescent Imaging of Synovial Inflammatory Subtypes in Experimental Arthritis and Human Synovial Fibroblasts
 Suppressor of Cytokine Signaling 3 Dampens Invariant NKT Cell Responses by Inhibiting the Immunostimulatory Function of Antigen-Presenting Cells
 Specific Targeting of TNF Receptor I in Synoviocytes or Antigen-Presenting Cells in Secondary Lymphoid Organs Ameliorates Collagen-Induced Arthritis
Aroca GustavoSingle Anti P-Ribosomal Antibodies Are Not Associated to Lupus Nephritis in Patient with Active Systemic Lupus Erythematosus. Theory of the Nephritogenicity by Clusters
Arora T.Quality of Preventive Care for Older Americans with Rheumatoid, Psoriatic and Osteoarthritis
Arostegui Juan I.Novel NOD2 Mutations Associated with Blau Syndrome and Related Phenotypes
Arozenius H.Convincing Pharmacological Effects On Inflammation and Pain by Targeting the 5-HT2 Receptors
Arroyo Ramon A.Reliability of Tuberculosis Screening Tests in Patients Receiving Tumor Necrosis Factor Antagonist Therapy in a United States Rheumatology Clinic
Arthur JohnLupus Nephritis: Urinary Biomarkers
Artienda M.Identification of SNPs Associated with Severe Articular Damage in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis
Artioli Guilherme G.Efficacy and Safety of Concurrent Training in Systemic Sclerosis
Artlett Carol M.The Inflammasome Is Involved in Bleomycin-Induced Dermal Fibrosis and Is Activated in Systemic Sclerosis (SSc) Fibroblasts
Artuc MetinAnti-Inflammatory and Anti-Fibrotic Effect of Angiotensin AT2 Receptors Stimulation or AT1 Receptors Blockade in Scleroderma
Arturi P.Work Instability in Argentinean Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis: Prevalence and Associated Factors
Arufe Ma CarmenMicroRNA Expression Profiles in Normal and Osteoarthritic Human Chondrocytes
 Quantification of Cells Expressing Mesenchymal Stem Cell Markers in Synovial Membranes and Osteoarthritic Cartilage Repair
Asahara HiroshiTargeted Disruption of Cartilage-Specific microRNA140 Promotes Osteoarthritis-Like Pathology
Asano MasanaoPrevalence and Clinical Significance of the Anti-p53 Antibody in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Asano YoshihideThe Role of GATA-6 in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension in Scleroderma Patients
 Activation of the TGFbeta/c-Abl/PKCdelta/Fli-1 Pathway Is a Major Contributor to SSc Fibrosis
 Fli1 Is a Negative Regulator of Estrogen Receptor in Dermal Fibroblasts
Asanuma YuDeterminants of Hypertension in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Ascioglu SibelIncreased Interferon Gamma Response to M. Tuberculosis Is Present in Patients with Active Takayasus Arteritis
Asensio CarineAdrenomedullin Induces Semi-Matured Tolerogenic Dendritic Cells: Implication of a Neuropeptide in Peripheral Tolerance
Asfa SimaDegree of Modification of Ro 60 by the Lipid Peroxidation Byproduct 4-Hydroxy-2-Nonenal May Differentially Induce Sjgrens Syndrome or Systemic Lupus Erythematosus in BALB/c Mice
Askanase Anca D.Urinary Cytology Evaluation in SLE: Implications for Identification of Active Nephritis and Scoring Renal Domains On Activity Indices
Askling JohanSmoking Is Associated with Non-Response to Methotrexate and to Anti-TNF Treatment in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis. Results From the Swedish EIRA Study
 Does Statin Use Protect against RA or Modify RA Disease Activity at Diagnosis?
Aslanidis SpyrosResponse to Rituximab in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients: Association with B-Cell Markers
Asmussen KarstenHow Is the New Ankylosing Spondylitis Disease Activity Score (ASDAS) Related to Different Aspects of Health-Related Quality of Life? A Comparison with SF-36 in a Longitudinal Study of Spondyloarthritis Patients Treated with TNF- Inhibitors
Aspden Richard M.Active Appearance Modelling of DXA Images to Assess Severity of Osteoarthritis of the Hip
 Relationship Between Active Appearance Modelling Score of DXA Images and Whole Organ Magnetic Resonance Imaging Score (WORMS) in Knee Osteoarthritis
Asquith Darren L.Interleukin 23 Expression in Inflammatory Arthritis
Assaf Annlouise R.Relationship of Functional Outcomes to Hemoglobin Levels in Women with Self-Reported Arthritis: Results From the Womens Health Initiative
 Health Utilities and Hemoglobin Levels in Post Menopausal Women with Osteoarthritis, Cancer and Congestive Heart Failure: The Womens Health Initiative
Assaf AREffect of Blood Loss On Physical Functioning: Pooled Analysis of Patients with Osteoarthritis or Rheumatoid Arthritis
Assaf AR.Tolerability of Non-Selective NSAIDs and Celecoxib Among Patients with Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease and Osteoarthritis or Rheumatoid Arthritis
Assassi ShervinGenome-Wide Association Study of Systemic Sclerosis in a Large US Cohort of Over 1,500 Cases
 The Whole Blood Interferon Score Predicts Progression of Interstitial Lung Disease in Systemic Sclerosis
Assier EricActive Immunization Against IL-23 p19 Improves Collagen-Induced-Arthritis
 Active Immunization against VEGF Improves Joint Inflammation and Destruction in Collagen-Induced Arthritis
Assirelli ElisaIL-1 Stimulated Production of Chemokines, Aggrecanases and Tissue Inhibitors of Metalloproteinases Are Modulated by IL-4 in OA Chondrocytes
Atagunduz PamirBaseline PASI Is Associated with Sonographic Enthesitis in Psoriatic Arthritis
 Peripheral and Axial New Bone Formation Is Different According to Gender in Ankylosing Spondylitis
 Lower, Gender-Specific Cut-off Values for US Measurement of Achilles Enthesis Thickness May Better Identify Enthesitis in Spondyloarthropathies
Atallah Alvaro N.Effectiveness of Sensorimotor Training in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis
Ataman SebnemDefining Spinal Inflammation in Ankylosing Spondylitis-a Correlation of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Findings with Clinical, Radiological and Laboratory Markers
Atanes A.Cartilage Biomarkers Profile and Correlations with Measures of Disease Activity in Ankylosing Spondylitis Patients
Atchia IsmaelExperience of Performing Temporal Artery Ultrasound Scanning in the Diagnosis of Temporal Arteritis in a Large Teaching Hospital
Ates AskinLong-Term Surgical and Medical Outcome in Takayasu Arteritis: Vascular Procedures Performed in Active Patients Have a Poor Outcome
Athreya Balu H.Genetics, Clinical Features, and Treatment in a Well-Defined Cohort with Periodic Fever, Aphthous Stomatitis, Pharyngitis, and Cervical Adenitis (PFAPA)
 A Systems Biology Analysis of PFAPA Syndrome Reveals a Distinct Disease Entity with Interferon-Inducible Protein 10 (IP-10) and Interleukin-1 (IL-1) as Novel Links for Pathogenesis and Therapy
Atkinson GaryThe Effect of Somnolence On Pain, Function, and Sleep Responses to Pregabalin in Patients with Fibromyalgia
Atkinson JaneUtility of Whole Versus Total Glandular Unstimulated Salivary Flows for the Classification of Sjgrens Syndrome
 Uncoupling Salivary Gland Dysfunction From Inflammation in a Large Cohort of Primary Sjgrens Syndrome Patients
Atkinson John P.Mutations in Complement Regulatory Proteins Predispose to Preeclampsia in Patients with Lupus or Antiphospholipid Antibodies
Atkinson S.Prevalent Vertebral Fractures Among Children with Rheumatic Disorders at the Time of Initiation of Glucocorticoid Therapy: Results of the Canadian STeroid-Associated Osteoporosis in the Pediatric Population (STOPP) Research Program
Atsumi TatsuyaAntiphospholipid Score (aPL-S) in the Antiphospholipid Syndrome: Diagnostic Significance and Predictive Value for the Development of Thrombotic Events in Autoimmune Diseases
 The Phosphatidylserine-Dependent Monoclonal Antiprothrombin Antibody with Lupus Anticoagulant Activity Induces Platelet Activation with Over-Expression of Surface Antigen
 Association Between CD36 Single Nucleotide Polymorphism and Antiphospholipid Syndrome
 Etanercept (ETN) Plus Methotrexate (MTX) Combination Therapy Resulted in Better Clinical and Radiographic Outcomes Than ETN Monotherapy Even in Patients with Active Rheumatoid Arthritis Despite MTX Treatment: 52-Week Results From the JESMR Study
 Up-Regulated Expression of Phospholipid Scramblase 1 On Monocytes in Patients with Antiphospholipid Syndrome
 Interaction Between Nicked 2-Glycoprotein I and Angiostatin 4.5: Novel Role of Nicked 2-Glycoprotein I in Angiogenesis in Vitro and In Vivo
 Lupus Susceptible Gene Polymorphisms in Patients with Antiphospholipid Syndrome
Atsumi ToruAutoantigen TRIM21/Ro52 Contributes to Suppression of NF-B-Dependent Cytokine Expression in Fibroblasts
Attinger Christopher E.Lower Extremity Ulcers in Systemic Sclerosis: Features and Response to Therapy
Attur MukundanPGE2 Differentially Regulates Expression of Chondrocyte Markers During Chondrogenesis of Human Bone Marrow Derived MSCs
 Glatiramer Acetate (GA), the Immunomodulatory Drug, Inhibits Inflammatory Mediators and Collagen Degradation in OA Cartilage
 Association of genetic polymorphism in inflammatory cytokines with radiographic knee OA severity and Generalized Osteoarthritis (GOA)
Atzeni FabiolaAdalimumab in Crohns-Related Spondylitis Patients Resistant or Intolerant to Infliximab
 Safety of ANTI-Tnf Blockers In HBcAb-Positive Patients
 BLyS Promoter Polymorphism and Response to Rituximab in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Patients Positive or Negative for the Rheumatoid Factor
Aubert P.Characterization of the Inflammatory Skin Lesions in NOMID Before and After Treatment with Anakinra
Aubert RonaldImpact of Specialty Pharmacy Management On Medication Compliance, Medical Utilization and Costs for Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis
Aubin FrançoisVariations of Responders Rates According to Response Criteria Used in a Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT) in Knee Osteoarthritis (OA)
Audo RachelRegulation of Pleitropic Effect of TRAIL On RAFLS by TRAIL-R1 and -R2
Audrain MarieDecreased Numbers of Circulating Dendritic Cells and Defective Suppressive Function of T Regulatory Cells in ANCA-Associated Vasculitis
Augeri DavidCo-Administration of the Oral S1P-Lyase Inhibitor LX2931 with Methotrexate Was Well Tolerated Over 14 Days in Patients with Stable Rheumatoid Arthritis
Avcin TadejIs It Possible to Differentiate Natural Antiphospholipid Antibodies From Thrombophilic Ones?Analysis of the Fine Specificity against the Domains of Beta2glycoprotein I
Avina-Zubieta J. AntonioCorticosteroids Increase Risk for Acute Myocardial Infarction in Rheumatoid Arthritis: The Effects of Careful Modeling of Cumulative Exposure
Avouac JérômeJoint Involvement and Relationships with Systemic Inflammation in the EULAR Scleroderma Trial and Research Group (EUSTAR) Database of Systemic Sclerosis Patients
Avouac J.Point Prevalence of Pulmonary Hypertensions in Systemic Sclerosis: Results From Two Large Cohorts (of European Caucasian patients) and Meta-Analysis
Avvedimento EnricoActivation of Scleroderma-Like Signaling Pathway: Importance of PDGFR-NADPH Oxidase Complex and Receptor Integrity
Awasty V.26-Week Efficacy and Safety Evaluation of Naproxcinod, A First-in-Class Cyclooxygenase Inhibiting Nitric Oxide Donator (CINOD), in Patients with Osteoarthritis of the Knee
Axelson HansAnorectal Sphincter Function in Systemic Sclerosis (SSc)
Aydin SibelComparison of Quantiferon-TB Gold Test and Tuberculin Skin Test for Identification of Latent Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Infection in Lupus Patients
Aydin Sibel Z.Long-Term Surgical and Medical Outcome in Takayasu Arteritis: Vascular Procedures Performed in Active Patients Have a Poor Outcome
Aydin Sibel ZehraConsistency of DEI.Tak and Kerr Criteria for Disease Activity Assessment in Takayasus Arteritis
 Increased Interferon Gamma Response to M. Tuberculosis Is Present in Patients with Active Takayasus Arteritis
 Lower, Gender-Specific Cut-off Values for US Measurement of Achilles Enthesis Thickness May Better Identify Enthesitis in Spondyloarthropathies
 Baseline PASI Is Associated with Sonographic Enthesitis in Psoriatic Arthritis
 Peripheral and Axial New Bone Formation Is Different According to Gender in Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ayoub William T.Rheumatology Touchscreen Questionnaire to Improve Efficiency and Patient-Centric Care Successful Development and Implementation Using Process Redesign
Ayral XavierComparative Study of MRI and Power Doppler Ultrasonography (US) of the Heel in Spondyloarthritis (SpA) Patients with and without Heel Pain and in Controls: The ETERS Study
Azevedo G. D.Elective Rheumatology Program with a Primary Health Care Focus
Aziz NazneenAssociation of genetic polymorphism in inflammatory cytokines with radiographic knee OA severity and Generalized Osteoarthritis (GOA)
Aziz QasimValidation of the Skin Extensibility Test in Joint Hypermobility
Azria MoiseA Novel Oral Parathyroid Hormone Formulation, PTH134, Demonstrated a Potential Therapeutically Relevant Pharmacokinetic and Safety Profile Compared with Teriparatide s.c. in Healthy Postmenopausal Women After a Single Dose
Azuma NaotoThe Role of Sphingosine 1-Phosphate/S1P1 Signaling in the Osteoclastogenesis of Rheumatoid Arthritis
Azzari ChiaraDefective FOXP3 Expression in Patients with Acute Kawasaki Disease and Restoration by Intravenous Immunoglobulin Therapy
 AntiTnf Therapy, but Not Methotrexate (MTX), Affects the Balance Between CD4CD25FOXP3 Regulatory T Cells (Tregs) and Th17 Cells in Children with Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA)
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