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Arthritis & Rheumatism, Volume 63,
November 2011 Abstract Supplement

Abstracts of the American College of
Rheumatology/Association of Rheumatology Health Professionals
Annual Scientific Meeting
Chicago, Illinois November 4-9, 2011.

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Nab HenkEvaluation of the Association Between Disease Activity and Risk of Serious Infections in Subjects with Rheumatoid Arthritis When Treated with Etanercept or Disease -modifying Anti-rheumatic Drugs.
 Early Treatment of Psoriatic Arthritis Is Associated with Improved Outcomes: Findings From the Etanercept (Enbrel ) PRESTA Trial.
Nacht MarianaTranslational Medicine of a Selective Inhibitor of Btk in Rheumatic Diseases: Pharmacology and Early Clinical Development.
Nader GustavoCD28null T Cells From Myositis Patients Are Cytotoxic to Autologous Muscle Cells in Vitro.
Nadig AjayPhenotypic Associations of Genetic Susceptibility Loci In Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Nadji AbdolhadiThe Impact of Positive Pathergy Test on the Performance of Diagnostic Criteria in Behcet's Disease.
Nadkarni AnaghaComparative Efficacy and Tolerability of Biologic Therapies in Early Rheumatoid Arthritis Utilizing a Bayesian Approach.
Nadkarni SuchitaAnnexin-A1: A Potential Novel Biomarker in Giant Cell Arteritis.
Nagaeva OlgaThe Melanocortin System: A New and Important Actor on the Scene of Systemic Sclerosis.
Nagahori MasakazuConsensus Statements for Management for Intestinal Behcet's Disease in Japan.
Nagai TatsuoSerum Brain Natriuretic Peptide is a Reliable Marker for Survival of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Associated with Connective Tissue Diseases, Including Systemic Sclerosis, Mixed Connective Tissue Disease and Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
 Retrospective Analysis of the Efficacy of Tacrolimus in Rheumatoid Arthritis: Suggestive Synergistic Effects with Methotrexate.
Nagai YoshikiNew Index to Assess the Improvement From the Worst Rheumatoid Arthritis Activity without Formal Joint Count.
Nagakura Yukinori5-HT2C Receptor Agonists Attenuate Muscle Pain in a Rat Model of Fibromyalgia.
Nagaoka ShouheiRemission Induction by Etanercept (ETN) Plus Methotrexate (MTX) Combination Therapy Versus ETN Monotherapy in Patients with Active Rheumatoid Arthritis Despite MTX Treatment.
Nagaraja VivekNontuberculous Mycobacterial Infections In Rheumatological Diseases.
Nagasawa HayatoImpact of Tocilizumab Therapy for Remission Quartet in Rheumatoid Arthritisthe Result of 104 Weeks Follow up Data of REACTION study.
 Impact of Tocilizumab Therapy After Switching From Tumor Necrosis Factor (TNF) inhibitors Prevention of Joint Damage by Tocilizumab in Patients with Inadequate Response to Anti-TNF Therapies.
Nagashima MasakazuOsteogenesis and Osteoclast Inhibition Effects of Bisphosphonates Administered for Over 4 Years Alone or in Combination with Statin in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients During a 12 Month Follow-up.
Nagashima ShinyaAnti-Inflammatory Profile of AS2444697, A Novel Interleukin-1 Receptor-Associated Kinase-4 Inhibitor.
Nagatani KatsuyaNo Change in the Levels of PPD Reaction During Treatment with TNF Inhibitors in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients in Japan, a Country with High Morbidity of Tuberculosis.
Naglak MaryUltrasound Guided Hip Joint Injection, Its Safety and Efficacy.
Nagle Sarah J.A Prospective Observational Study of Mycophenolate Mofetil Treatment in Rapidly Progressive Diffuse Cutaneous Systemic Sclerosis of Recent Onset.
Naguwa Stanley M.Molecular Imaging of Rheumatoid, Psoriatic and Osteoarthritis in the Hand.
Nahir Menahem A.Efficacy and Safety of Intravenous Cyclophosphamide In the Treatment of Scleroderma Lung Disease: 7-Year Follow-up.
Naides Stanley J.Internet-Based Patient Registry and Biospecimen Collection: One Year Experience of the Arthritis Internet Registry.
Naimark DavidProphylactic Therapy for Latent Tuberculosis Prior to Anti-Tumor Necrosis Factor Therapy in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Decision Analysis.
Nair AnjaliSoluble CD14 in Synovial Fluid From Patients with Early-Stage Osteoarthritis Augments Synoviocyte Responses to TLR-2 and TLR-4 Ligands.
Nair DeepthiMarital Status in Systemic Sclerosis: Association with Pulmonary Function and Skin Involvement.
Nair Kavita V.Frequency of Gouty Arthritis Attacks and Presence of Comorbid Conditions Have An Impact on Gout-Related Healthcare Resource Utilization and Costs.
Nair Raj G.Ethnic Minority Rheumatoid Arthritis Consortium: A Clinical Registry of Minority Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 Disease Activity Levels and Treatment Patterns Amongst Ethnic Minority Rheumatoid Arthritis Consortium Patients.
Nair Sandhya C.Direct and Indirect Effects of Disease Activity on Functional disability in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Over Time and the Effect of Increasing Intensive Treatments: Results From Early Utrecht Rheumatoid Arthritis Cohort Study Group.
Naka Erika L.Supervised Physical Exercise Improves Endothelial Function and Endothelial Progenitor Cells in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Naka IkukoA Meta-Analysis: Diagnostic Accuracy of Serum Procalcitonin Concentrations for Detecting Systemic Bacterial Infection In Patients with Rheumatic Diseases.
Nakagawa HisakoRole of Apolipoprotein B100 and Oxidized Low-Density Lipoprotein in Anti-beta2 Glycoprotein I Induced Tissue Factor Expression on Monocytes.
 HLA-DRB501:05 Is a Risk Factor for Systemic Sclerosis with Interstitial Lung Disease.
Nakagomi DaikiThe Impact of Ultrasonography on the Classification of Rheumatoid Arthritis with 2010 ACR/EULAR Criteria: Ultrasound-Combined Classification with Two Different Definitions of Gray-Scale Synovitis for Joint Involvement.
Nakajima AyakoSuccessful Maintenance of Remission Defined by the New ACR/EULAR Criteria Leads to Better Functional Outcomes in Rheumatoid Arthritis in Daily Practice, Especially in Patients with Early RA, Based on the Institute of Rheumatology, Rheumatoid Arthritis (IORRA) Cohort.
 Discrepancy Between Boolean Remission and DAS28 Remission Is Dependent on the Differences in Number of Swollen Joints and Patient Global Assessment in Daily Practice, Based on the Institute of Rheumatology, Rheumatoid Arthritis (IORRA) Cohort.
 No Evidence of Increased Mortality in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Treated with Biologics: Results From a Multicenter Cohort in Japan.
 Greater Physical Dysfunction Is a Negative Predictor for Achieving Boolean-Based Remission in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis Treated with Tocilizumab.
Nakajima HiroshiThe Impact of Ultrasonography on the Classification of Rheumatoid Arthritis with 2010 ACR/EULAR Criteria: Ultrasound-Combined Classification with Two Different Definitions of Gray-Scale Synovitis for Joint Involvement.
Nakajima ToshihiroImportance of E3 Ubiquitin Ligase Synoviolin In Fibrogenesis.
Nakamachi YujiThe Sjogren's Syndrome-Related Autoantigen Ro52 Is a Pro-Apoptotic Molecule Upon Oxidative Stress.
Nakamura H.Tofacitinib (CP-690,550), An Oral Janus Kinase Inhibitor, in the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis: Open-Label, Long-Term Extension Studies up to 36 Months.
 Tofacitinib (CP-690,550), An Oral Janus Kinase Inhibitor, As Monotherapy in Patients with Active Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Comparison Between Japanese and Global Populations Over 12 Weeks of Dosing in Phase 2b Studies.
 Tofacitinib (CP-690,550), An Oral Janus Kinase Inhibitor, As Monotherapy or with Background Methotrexate in Japanese Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Phase 2/3 Long-Term Extension Study.
 Tofacitinib (CP-690,550), An Oral Janus Kinase Inhibitor, As Monotherapy in Japanese Patients with Active Rheumatoid Arthritis: A 12-Week Phase 2b Study.
Nakamura HidekiFunctional Changes of Bone Marrow Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cell Through Adipogenesis. A Possible in Vitro Model of Bone Edema in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 Evaluation of the Patients with Early Arthritis by 2010 RA Criteria in Conjunction with MRI of Wrists and Finger Joints.
Nakamura HiroakiPrevention of Cartilage Destruction by Etanercept (PRECEPT) Study:the Comparison of Joint Destruction Between Low-Dose and Standard-Dose Etanercept in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 Risk Factors for Osteoporosis in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis (TOMORROW STUDY).
Nakamura KyoheiRetroviral Vector System Identified FLRT2 As a Novel Cell Surface Autoantigen Against Anti-Endothelial Cell Antibodies in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Nakamura NobuoComparison of Cytokine Levels in the Synovial Joint Fluid Between Rapidly Destructive Coxopathy, Hip Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, and Hip Oseteonecrosis.
Nakamura TakeshiSNP Algorithms for Prediction of Efficacy and Adverse Events of Abatacept.
 Validation of Algorithms Using Genome-Wide SNP Analysis for Prediction of Remission Criteria for Infliximab or Etanercept-Treated Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Using Multiple Medical Cohorts.
 Using Genome-wide Single Nucleotide Polymorphism Analysis to Investigate the Possibility of the CYB5R Gene Promoting Interstitial Pneumonia in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients.
Nakamura YoshihideTreating to Target Matrix Metalloproteinase 3 Normalisation Together with Disease Activity Score Below 2.6 Yields Better Effects Than Each Alone In Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients: Treating to Twin Targets; T-4 Study.
Nakano HirotoTocilizumab and Tumor Necrosis Factor Inhibitors in Biologic Switchers: Similar Drug Survival and Safety with Different Infection Profile in Routine Practice.
Nakano KazuhisaRelevance of Involvement of Tofacitinib in T Cell Subsets to Clinical Courses in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 Unique DNA Methylome Signature in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA).
 Tofacitinib Reduces Interferon- and Interleukin-17 Production From CD4 T Cells in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 Tofacitinib Reduces Interleukin-6 and Matrix Metalloproteinase-3 Production and Inhibits Cartilage Destruction in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 Regulation of DNA Methylation by Pro-Inflammatory Cytokines in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 Dopamine D2-Like Receptor Signaling Inhibits Human Osteoclast Differentiation From Monocytes.
Nakano MasaakiSerum Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor In Systemic Lupus Erythematosus with Long-Term Remission and Its Relationship to Chronic Glucocorticoid Exposure.
 Cardiac Involvement in Patients with secondary Amyloidosis Due to Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Nakase TakanobuCelecoxib, a Selective Cyclooxygenase-2 Inhibitor, Improves a Bone Resorption Marker in Postmenopausal Women with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Nakashima RanClinical Features and Treatment of Dermatomyositis Patients with Anti-CADM-140 (melanoma differentiation-associated protein 5: MDA5) Antibody; Recommendation of Combined Immunosuppressive Therapy with Intensive Intravenous Cyclophosphamide.
Nakashima ShusakuFluorine-18 Fluorodeoxyglucose Positron Emission Tomography Is Useful for the Visualization of Reticulo-Endotheliao System and Prediction of Steroid-Resistant Cases in Adult Onset of Still's Disease.
Nakashima YasuharuClinical Features of Pustulotic Arthro-Osteitis.
Nakatsue TakeshiSerum Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor In Systemic Lupus Erythematosus with Long-Term Remission and Its Relationship to Chronic Glucocorticoid Exposure.
Nam Eon JeongInflammatory Burden Predicts Plaque Formation of Carotid Artery in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Nam Jackie L.Preliminary Results of a Multicentre Randomised Controlled Trial of Etanercept and Methotrexate to Induce Remission in Patients with Newly Diagnosed Inflammatory Arthritis.
 A Preliminary Report of Remission Induction with Two Therapeutic Strategies with Infliximab or High Dose Intravenous Steroids for the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 MRI Synovitis Is Prevalent in ACPA Positive Patients with Musculoskeletal Symptoms.
Namchuk MarkVX-509, An Orally Available Janus Kinase 3 (JAK3) Specific Inhibitor, Showed Robust Activity in Pre-Clinical Models of Aberrant Immune/Inflammatory Function.
Namour FlorenceGLPG0634 Shows Selective Inhibition of JAK1 and Maintained JAK-STAT Suppression in Healthy Volunteers.
 A Twelve-Week Exploratory Phase II Trial of GLPG0259 Versus Placebo in Patients with Active Rheumatoid Arthritis and Inadequate Response to Methotrexate.
Nampei AkihideAssociation of Pinch Strength with Hand Dysfunction, Finger Deformities and Contact Points In Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Nanda KabitaParent and Patient Treatment Preferences in Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis.
Naniwa TaioSerodiagnosis of Mycobacterium Avium-Complex Pulmonary Disease with An Enzyme Immunoassay Kit That Detects Anti-Glycopeptidolipid Core Antigen IgA Antibodies In Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Nanki ToshihiroBiological Agents in Rheumatoid Arthritis and Risk of Malignancy Results From the Nation-Wide Cohort Study in Japan.
 Chemerin Activates Fibroblast-Like Synoviocytes In Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Nanovic KimberlyDescribing the Interventions in Home Care Physical Therapy for Patients Following Total Knee Replacement.
Naot DoritEffects of Monosodium Urate Crystals on Chondrocyte Viability and Function; Implications for Development of Cartilage Damage in Chronic Gout.
Napalkov PavelRisk of Fatal Infection and Malignancy Related to Use of Anti-Tumor Necrosis Factor-Alpha Biologics by Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients.
Naparstek YaakovA Humanized Monoclonal Antibody Against a Surface Ligand of Mononuclear Cells Suppress Autoimmune Inflammatory Diseases by Upregulation of IL-10 Secretion.
Narang NeeraInternational Classification of Diseases-Clinical Modification-9 Codes for the Diagnosis of Dermatomyositis and Polymyositis in Discharge Summaries: Evidence of Acceptable Validity.
Naranjo A.Emperipolesis and Cell Death in NOD2-Related Blau Syndrome and Crohn's Disease.
 Mortality Causes and Associated Factors in a Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Monocentric Cohort: Is the Systolic Pulmonary Artery Pressure a Risk Factor for Death?
Narazaki MasashiLong-Term Tolerability of Tocilizumab for the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Naredo EsperanzaApplication of Ultrasound to Treat to Target Management of Rheumatoid Arthritis - Multicentre International Observational Experience.
Narita HirokazuInhibitory Effect of c-Fos/AP-1 Inhibitor T-5224 on the Levels of Cytokines and Chemokines in the Arthritic Lesion of Mice with Collagen-Induced Arthritis.
Narita IchieiCardiac Involvement in Patients with secondary Amyloidosis Due to Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 Serum Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor In Systemic Lupus Erythematosus with Long-Term Remission and Its Relationship to Chronic Glucocorticoid Exposure.
Narvaez JavierDevelopment of Ischemic Complications In Patients with Giant Cell Arteritis Presenting with Apparently Isolated Polymyalgia Rheumatica.
Narwal RajeshPopulation Pharmacokinetics of Sifalimumab, An Investigational Anti-Interferon- Monoclonal Antibody, in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Patients.
Nascif AKQuality of Life and Psychosocial Aspects Among School Adolescents with Diffuse Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain in Brazil.
Naselli AldoMagnetic Resonance Imaging Cartilage Composition As a Potential Early Marker for Degenerative Joint Disease in Patients with Cryopyrinopathies.
 Long-Term Follow-up of Systemic Onset Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Patients Treated with Anakinra.
Nash P. T.Tofacitinib (CP-690,550), An Oral Janus Kinase Inhibitor, in Combination with Methotrexate Reduced the Progression of Structural Damage in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis: a 24-Month Phase 3 Study.
Nash Peter T.Subcutaneous (SC) Abatacept (ABA) Versus Intravenous (IV) ABA in Patients (pts) with Rheumatoid Arthritis: Long-Term Data From the ACQUIRE (Abatacept Comparison of SubQUcutaneous versus Intravenous in Inadequate Responders to MethotrexatE) Trial.
 Safety Profile of Subcutaneous Abatacept Focusing on Clinically Relevant Events in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) and up to 4.5 Years of Exposure.
 Efficacy, Safety and Pharmacokinetics of Subcutaneous Abatacept in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis, with or without An Intravenous (IV) Loading Dose.
Nashel JenniferElevation of Aldolase in Eosinophilic Fasciitis.
Nasonov Evgeny L.Efficacy of Different Doses of Rituximab for the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis: Data From the CERERRA Collaboration.
 Seropositivity and Response to RTX: Data From the CERERRA Collaboration.
 Subcutaneous (SC) Abatacept (ABA) Versus Intravenous (IV) ABA in Patients (pts) with Rheumatoid Arthritis: Long-Term Data From the ACQUIRE (Abatacept Comparison of SubQUcutaneous versus Intravenous in Inadequate Responders to MethotrexatE) Trial.
 Early Versus Delayed Retreatment with Rituximab (RTX) in Relation to Long Term Clinical ResponseData From the CERERRA Collaboration.
 Double-Blind Study of Tocilizumab Plus Methotrexate Vs Tocilizumab Plus Placebo in Patients with Active Rheumatoid Arthritis Despite Prior Methotrexate: Progression of Structural Damage, Quality of Life, and Physical Function At 24 Weeks.
 Characterization of Long-Term Responders to First Treatment Course of Rituximab (RTX)Results From the CERERRA Collaboration.
 A Twelve-Week Exploratory Phase II Trial of GLPG0259 Versus Placebo in Patients with Active Rheumatoid Arthritis and Inadequate Response to Methotrexate.
Nasr SamihClinical-Pathological Correlates of Proliferative Lesions in Lupus Nephritis.
Nath SwapanVariation in the ICAM1-ICAM4-ICAM5 Locus Is Associated with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Susceptibility in Multiple Ancestry Populations.
Natour JamilEffectiveness of Facet Joint Infiltration in Low Back Pain.
 Mobility and disease Activity but Not Aerobic Capacity Relate to Functional Disability in Ankylosing Spondylitis.
 Pilates to Treat Chronic Non-specific Low Back Pain.
Natter Marc D.The Childhood Arthritis & Rheumatology Research Alliance Network Registry: Demographics and Characteristics of the Initial One Year Cohort.
Naushad Shaik MohammadImpact of Aberrations In Xenobiotic Metabolism On the Susceptibility to Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Navalho MárcioBAFF and TACI Gene Expression Are Increased in Untreated Very Early Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients.
Navaratnam PrakashHealth Care Resource Utilization Is Associated with Attack Frequency in Patients with Gouty Arthritis.
Navarra S.Safety Profile of Belimumab, a B-Lymphocyte StimulatorSpecific Inhibitor, in Phase 2 and 3 Clinical Trials of Patients with Active Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
 Association of Tuberculosis with Anti-Tumor Necrosis Factor Therapy in Asia Using a Number Needed to Harm Approach.
 LupusPRO: Cross Cultural Validation Study for Lupus in the Philippines.
Navarra SandraPost Hoc British Isles Lupus Assessment Group Index Mucocutaneous Organ Domain Item Analysis of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Patients Treated in Phase 3 Belimumab Clinical Trials.
Navarro-Blasco FranciscoSafety and Effectiveness of Adalimumab in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis During More Than 5 Years of Therapy Observed in a Phase 3b and Post-Marketing Observational Study.
Navarro-Millan IrisApplication of the New American College of Rheumatology/European League Against Rheumatism Rheumatoid Arthritis Remission Criteria in a United States Cohort.
Navarro-Zarza José E.Anatomical Basis of Rheumatologic Examination: Upper Extremity and Cervical Region.
 Knowledge of Clinical Anatomy by Rheumatology Fellows and Rheumatologists in Latin America.
Navarta David A.New Onset Bilateral Painful Shoulder in Patients with Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Rheumatoid Arthritis: An Ultrasound Study.
 Ultrasonography Assessment of the Hands As a Measure of Disease Activity in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients: Correlation with DAS 28 Score.
Nawata MasaoTofacitinib Reduces Interleukin-6 and Matrix Metalloproteinase-3 Production and Inhibits Cartilage Destruction in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 Tofacitinib Reduces Interferon- and Interleukin-17 Production From CD4 T Cells in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 Impact of Tocilizumab Therapy for Remission Quartet in Rheumatoid Arthritisthe Result of 104 Weeks Follow up Data of REACTION study.
 Impact of Tocilizumab Therapy After Switching From Tumor Necrosis Factor (TNF) inhibitors Prevention of Joint Damage by Tocilizumab in Patients with Inadequate Response to Anti-TNF Therapies.
 Discontinuation of Adalimumab Without Functional and Structural Progress After Attaining Remission in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Nayiager SavithreeA Multiple Ascending Dose/Proof of Concept Study of ATN-103 (ozoralizumab) in Rheumatoid Arthritis Subjects on a Background of Methotrexate.
Nazarian AraRheumatoid Arthritis Bone Fragility Is Associated with Increased Dickkopf-1 Expression and Disturbances in the Bone Turnover Regulating genes.
Nduaka C. I.Tofacitinib (CP-690,550), An Oral Janus Kinase Inhibitor, in the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis: Open-Label, Long-Term Extension Studies up to 36 Months.
 Tofacitinib (CP-690,550), An Oral Janus Kinase Inhibitor: Analysis of Infections and All-Cause Mortality Across Phase 3 and Long-Term Extension Studies in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Neal Dawn C. ChapellePathogenesis Study of Infantile-Onset, Severe Pustular Psoriasis Reveals a De Novo Mutation in CARD14 Causing Psoriasis Which Responds Clinically to IL-12/23 Blocking Treatment with Ustekinumab.
 Predictors of Organ Damage Despite Serologic Remission in a Subset of Patients with Neonatal-Onset Multisystem Inflammatory Disease (NOMID).
 Anakinra for the Treatment of Hyper-IgD with Periodic Fever Syndrome in Children.
Neale HelenComparison of Anti-Interleukin-6 and Anti-Interleukin-6 Receptor Antibodies Using In Vivo Functional Systems.
Neary BridgetThe Comprehensive B Cell Profiling Analysis of a Multicenter SLE Cohort.
 Effect of Intravenous Cyclophosphamide Treatment on B Cells in SLE Nephritis.
Nebbaki Sarah S.Early Growth Response factor1 Mediates the Suppressive Effect of Interleukin-1 on Peroxisome proliferatoractivated Receptor Gamma Expression in Human Osteoarthritic Chondrocytes.
Neeck GuntherRelationship of Serum Tumor Necrosis Factor , Tumor Necrosis Factor Receptors and Tumor Necrosis FactorWeak Inducer of Apoptosis to Clinical Parameters and Therapeutic Response in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Treated with Etanercept.
Neel AntoineEfficacy and Tolerance of Infliximab In Refractory Takayasu Arteritis: French Multicenter Study.
 Giant Cell Arteritis with or without Suspicion of Aortitis At Diagnosis. A Retrospective Study of 22 Patients with a 12-Year Follow-up.
Negrao Carlos E.Effects of Maximal Acute Physical Exercise on Prothrombin Time in Patients with Primary Antiphospholipid Syndrome (PAPS) Under Oral Anticoagulation with Warfarin and Exercise Capacity.
Neidhart MichelMethyl Supplementation of Rheumatoid Arthritis Synovial Fibroblasts Attenuates Their Aggressive Behaviour.
 Epigenome Analysis Reveals TBX-5 As a Novel Transcription Factor Involved in the Activation of Rheumatoid Arthritis Synovial Fibroblasts.
Nelson  Shannen L.Performance of the Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Responder Index in Juvenile Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Nelson J. LeeHuman Leukocyte Antigen Alleles in Juvenile Onset Systemic Sclerosis.
Nelson RoslinAllowing Patient Self-Referral of Dual Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry Significantly Improves Osteoporosis Screening in Two Regional Healthcare Systems.
Nelson Shannen L.Achieving Consensus on Quality Indicators for Pediatric Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
 Defining Clinical Remission and Inactive Disease in Juvenile Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
 Use of Urinary Metabolites to Distinguish Proliferative From Membranous Lupus Nephritis.
Nelson StanleyGenomic Deletions in Phospholipase C2 define a New Syndrome of Cold Urticaria, Antibody Deficiency and Susceptibility to Both Autoimmunity and Infection.
Nemery BenA Novel Automated Longitudinal In Vivo Assessment of Bleomycin Induced Pulmonary Fibrosis in Mice Using In Vivo High Resolution Micro-Computed Tomography.
Nemes CameliaSubclinical Atherosclerosis In Inflammatory Rheumatic Diseases.
Nemes DanSubclinical Atherosclerosis In Inflammatory Rheumatic Diseases.
Nemeth Mary AnnA Study of Tanezumab in Adults with Chronic Low Back Pain (NCT00876187).
Neogi TuhinaTime-Course and Extent of Pain and Function Improvements Post-Knee Replacement: The Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study.
 The Association of Symptomatic Osteoarthritis At Multiple Time Points with Functional Limitation Over 5 Years: The Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study.
 The Association Between Erosive Hand Osteoarthritis and Systemic Bone Mineral Density.
 Generalized Sensory Deficits in Radiographic Knee Osteoarthritis: The MOST Study.
 Pain Catastrophizing, but Not Widespread Pain, Is Associated with Poor Pain Outcomes After Knee Replacement: An Analysis From the Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study (MOST).
 Long-Term Warfarin Use Is Not Associated with Fracture Risk.
 Does Important Improvement in Function After Knee Replacement Guarantee Good Absolute Function.
 Pressure Pain Threshold and Knee Pain in Osteoarthritis: The Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study.
 Association of Knee Pain Patterns Determined From the Intermittent and Constant Osteoarthritis Pain Instrument with Knee Pain Severity: The Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study.
 Is Knee Pain Relevant for Meeting Physical Activity Guidelines Among People with Knee Osteoarthritis Who Can Walk Already Walk At a Moderate Intensity? the Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study.
 Is 10,000 Steps Enough to Meet Physical Activity Guidelines?: The Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study.
Neovius MartinRA, Anti-TNF Therapy, and Risk of Malignant Melanoma-a Nationwide Population-Based Study From Sweden.
 Predictors of Work Disability During the First 3 Years After Diagnosis in a National Rheumatoid Arthritis Inception Cohort.
 Distribution of Tumor Necrosis Factor Inhibitor Use Across Indications in Sweden: Nationwide Register-Linkage Study.
 Sick Leave and Disability Pension Before and After Initiation of Biologics in Psoriatic Arthritis Patients: Four-Year Nationwide Cohort Study.
 Sick Leave and Disability Pension in Patients with Early Rheumatoid Arthritis Randomized to Infliximab Plus Methotrexate or Triple Therapy: One-Year Results.
Neri RossellaCharacteristics of Disease Activity and Organ System Involvement in a Cohort of patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Followed for More Than One Year.
 Damage Accrual in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Is Associated with Endothelial Function Detriment: A Prospective Cohort Study.
Nerome YasuhitoCan Long-Term Use of Tocilizumab Induce Drug-Free Remission in Systemic Juvenile Idiopathic Arhtritis Refractory to Steroid Therapy?
 Measuring S100A12 and Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Can Differentiate Familial Mediterranean Fever and Early Onset Sarcoidosis From Systemic Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis.
Neto Edgard T. ReisSupervised Physical Exercise Improves Endothelial Function and Endothelial Progenitor Cells in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Neto Eduardo F. BorbaAlveolar Hemorrhage: Distinct Clinical Profile in Adult and Juvenile Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Patients.
 Reproducibility of Composite Scores: Disease Activity 28-Joints Score, Simplified Disease Activity Score and Clinical Disease Activity Score In the Evaluation of Rheumatoid Arthritis(Ra) Disease Activity: Pursuit for A Gold Standard.
Neto Francisco A. BezerraBlog Versus traditional Seminar: A Comparative Trial in Rheumatology.
Neto Maurício LevyPandemic Unadjuvanted Influenza A 2009 Vaccine in Adult Dermatomyositis and Polymyositis: Immunogenicity Independent of Therapy and No Harmful Effect in Disease.
Neumann ElenaCD15s Expression Pattern in the Synovial Tissue of Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis and Its Role in RASF Migration.
 Matrix Effects on Cellular Adhesion of Fibroblasts From Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis, Osteoarthritis and Systemic Sclerosis.
 FAAH Inhibition Reverses Glucocorticoid Effects in Synovial Fibroblasts of Patients with Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 Adiponectin Isoforms Differentially Affect Gene Expression, Signaling Transduction and Migration of Rheumatoid Arthritis Synovial Fibroblasts.
 Adipokine Expression in Osteoarthritis Osteophytes.
Nevarez SarahPlasmacytoid Dendritic Cells in Human Lupus Bone Marrow Are Primed for Interferon Alpha Production.
Neville CarolynA Randomized Clinical Trial of a Comprehensive Behavioral Intervention in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Demonstrates Improvement in Mental Health but Not in Physical Health, Cardiovascular Risks or Endothelial Function At One Year.
Nevitt Michael C.Validity of within-Grade Scoring of Longitudinal Changes of MRI-Based Cartilage Morphology and Bone Marrow Lesion Assessmentthe MOST Study.
 Relation of Knee Cartilage Loss to Pain and Functional Limitation: The Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study.
 Functional Impairment As a Predictor of Knee Replacement in the Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study.
 Is the Impact of Knee Osteoarthritis Diminishing Because of Knee Replacements? the Multi-Center Osteoarthritis Study.
 The Relationship of Toe-Out Walking to Clinical Characteristics of 1st Metatarsophalangeal Joint Osteoarthritis in Older Adults: The MOST Study.
 Consequences of Knee Buckling: The Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study.
 The Association of Vibratory Perception with Foot Plantar Pressures: The MOST Study.
 Is 10,000 Steps Enough to Meet Physical Activity Guidelines?: The Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study.
 Time-Course and Extent of Pain and Function Improvements Post-Knee Replacement: The Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study.
 Pain Catastrophizing, but Not Widespread Pain, Is Associated with Poor Pain Outcomes After Knee Replacement: An Analysis From the Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study (MOST).
 The Association of Symptomatic Osteoarthritis At Multiple Time Points with Functional Limitation Over 5 Years: The Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study.
 Cartilage Damage in the Tibio-Femoral and Patello-Femoral Joints and Risk of Progression: Role of Prevalent Damage Severity the MOST Study.
 Progression of the MRI-Detected Osteoarthritis Features in Radiographic End-Stage Knee Osteoarthritis (Kellgren-Lawrence grade 4) - the Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study.
 Generalized Sensory Deficits in Radiographic Knee Osteoarthritis: The MOST Study.
 Does Important Improvement in Function After Knee Replacement Guarantee Good Absolute Function.
 Co-Localization of Non-Cartilaginous Articular Pathology and Cartilage Damage in Regard to Subsequent Cartilage Loss in Subjects with or at Risk for Knee Osteoarthritis - the MOST Study.
 Association of Knee Pain Patterns Determined From the Intermittent and Constant Osteoarthritis Pain Instrument with Knee Pain Severity: The Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study.
 Breaking the Law of Valgus: The Surprising and Unexplained Prevalence of Medial Patellofemoral Cartilage Damage.
 Pressure Pain Threshold and Knee Pain in Osteoarthritis: The Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study.
 Is Knee Pain Relevant for Meeting Physical Activity Guidelines Among People with Knee Osteoarthritis Who Can Walk Already Walk At a Moderate Intensity? the Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study.
Newcomb CraigSevere Cutaneous Reactions Requiring Hospitalization in Allopurinol Initiators.
Newkirk Marianna M.Familial Clustering of the Serum Cytokine Profile: Comparison Between the Asymptomatic First-Degree Relatives of Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients and Controls with No Family History of Autoimmune Disease.
Newman Eric D.Rheum-PACERDesign, Implementation, and Adoption of Innovative Visual Display Software.
 Rheumatoid Arthritis Quality Measure BundleDevelopment and Implementation.
Newsom-Davis ThomasExpansions of Interleukin-21-Secreting CD4 T Helper Cells in Inflammatory Arthritides.
Ng Chin TeckTumor Necrosis Factor Blocking Therapy Alters Oxidative Stress and Hypoxia-Induced Mitochondrial Mutagenesis in Inflammatory Arthritis.
Ng JenniferFeasibility, Safety and Clinical Effects of a Single Intradermal Administration of Autologous Tolerising Dendritic Cells Exposed to Citrullinated Peptides in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Ng Wan-FaiLarge-Scale, High-Density Genotyping Performed by the Sjgren's Genetics Network Using the ImmunoChip Identifies PRKRA as a Novel Sjgren's Syndrome Susceptibility Locus and Confirms Associations with IRF5, BLK and MHC.
 Triple X Syndrome (47,XXX) Increases the Risk and Accelerates the Onset of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and Sjgren's Syndrome: Support for a Gene-Dose Effect From the X Chromosome.
 A High-Density Genome-Wide Association Study by the Sjgren's Genetics Network Identifies Five Novel Susceptibility Loci for Primary Sjgren's Syndrome and Confirms Association with MHC, IRF5, and BLK.
Ng Yen-shingPTPN22 Risk Allele Interferes with the Removal of Developing Autoreactive B Cells in Humans.
Ngcozana TanakaApplying the New Classification Criteria for Rheumatoid Arthritis to Patients (pts) with Early Rheumatoid Arthritis Treated with Abatacept Plus MTXInsights From AGREE (Abatacept study to Gauge Remission and joint damage progression in MTX nave patients with Early Erosive Rheumatoid Arthritis).
Ngian Gene-SiewSurvival and Predictors of Mortality In Australian Patients with Connective Tissue Disease-Associated Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension.
Ngo DeviInhibition of Murine Collagen-Induced Arthritis by Overexpression of Glucocorticoid-Induced Leucine Zipper Locally in the Joints Using a Gene Therapy Approach.
Nguyen ChristelleRevisiting Chemical and Morphological Diversity of Calcium-Containing Crystals in Human Osteoarthritic Menisci.
Nguyen John X.Mice Lacking the Receptor-Like Protein Tyrosine Phosphatase CD148 Are Protected From Bleomycin-Induced Pulmonary Fibrosis.
Nguyen Liem Binh LuongGender-Specific Differences in Adamantiades-Behet's Disease Presentation and Their Relationship withHLA-B5: An Analysis of 731 Subjects From the German Registry for Adamantiades-Behet's Disease.
Nguyen Nhu UyenIncreased Visceral Adiposity During Anti Tnfa Treatment for Inflammatory Rheumatic Disease Is Associated with Various Changes on Serum Adipokines: A 2 Year Prospective Study.
Nguyen Uyen Sa D.Does Physical Performance Mediate the Effect of Knee Osteoarthritis and Risk of Indoor and Outdoor Falls in Older Men and Women?
 Patterns of WOMAC Function in People with or At High Risk of Knee Osteoarthritis: The Osteoarthritis Initiative.
 Hypothyroidism and Risk of Adhesive Capsulitis in the General Population.
 Developmental Trajectories of WOMAC Knee Pain and Their Predictors Over 3 Years Among Subjects of Osteoarthritis Initiative.
 Consequences of Knee Buckling: The Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study.
Nguyen VinhIncreased IL-21R Expression and Signaling in B Cells From Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
nicaise-Roland PascaleEuropean Registry of Babies Born to Mothers with Antiphospholipid Syndrome.
 Outcome of Babies Born to Mothers with Systemic Auto-Immune Diseases.
Nicassio Perry M.Longitudinal Determinants of Disability in Vulnerable United States Hispanics with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 The Effect of Patient Reported Pain on Disability Is Partially Mediated Through Depression in Vulnerable United States Hispanics with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 The Role of Pain and Depression in Self-Reported Fatigue/Energy in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Nicchitta Christopher V.An Endogenous TLR2 Ligand Promotes Chronicity of Arthritis Which Is Modulated by Fas Signaling.
 Endogenous gp96 in Rheumatoid Arthritis Synovial Fluid Promotes Macrophage Activation Through TLR2 Signaling.
Nicholls KathyEfficacy and Safety of Abatacept Over 12 Months in Patients with Lupus Nephritis: Results From a Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Phase II/III Study.
Nicholls Stephen J.Cardio-Metabolic Risk Profile of Patients with Psoriatic Arthritis and Psoriasis.
 Atherosclerotic Burden In Patients with Psoriatic Arthritis and Psoriasis: Do They Differ?
Nicholson Tracy F.Sustained Improvement of Spinal Mobility, Physical Function, and Quality of Life in Patients with Ankylosing Spondylitis: 5-Year Results.
 Baseline Levels of the Inflammatory Biomarker C-Reactive Protein Are Significantly Correlated with Magnetic Resonance Imaging Measures of Synovitis At Baseline and After 26 Weeks of Treatment in Patients with Early Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Nickerson KevinInvolvement of TLR7 and TLR9 in the Production of Antiphospholipid Antibodies.
Nickerson PeterSerum 25 OH Vitamin D Levels Are Low in North American Native Populations with Early Inflammatory Arthritis but Do Not Correlate with Clinical Activity or Outcome.
 Environmental and Genetic Contributions to Disease Severity in North American Natives with Early Inflammatory Arthritis.
Nickerson-Nutter Cheryl L.IL-21R Is Required for the Systemic Accumulation of Activated B and T Lymphocytes in MRLlprMice.
 Pharmacological Inhibition of Interleukin-1 Receptor-Associated Kinase-4 Reduces Inflammation in a Murine Model of Gout and Is Consistent with IL-1 Signaling Blockade.
 A Bruton's Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitor Prevents Antigen-Driven B Cell Activation In Vivo.
 Superior Efficacy of Ozoralizumab, An Anti-Human TNF Nanobody in a Transgenic Mouse Model of Polyarthritis.
Nicklas Barbara J.The Intensive Diet and Exercise for Arthritis Trial: 18-Month Clinical Outcomes.
Nicklin JoannaSensitivity to Change of the Bristol Rheumatoid Arthritis Fatigue Scales.
Nicklin Martin J.The Discordant Impact of IL-1 Signaling on Experimental Uveitis and Arthritis.
Nicolau Jr. JuliaPerformances of the 2010 ACR/EULAR Classification Criteria of Rheumatoid Arthritis: Comparison with 1987 ACR Criteria in the Community-Based Vera Cohort.
Nicolls Mark R.Functional Class Change in Patients with Connective Tissue Disease-Associated Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: Associations with Survival and Exercise Capacity.
Nicolo ChiaraCirculating Human Collagen II-Reactive T Cell in Early Rheumatoid Arthritis Produce IL17.
Niederer FabienneThe Passenger Strand of MicroRNA-34a Is Epigenetically Silenced in Rheumatoid Arthritis Synovial Fibroblasts and Mediates Apoptosis Resistance Via Failure of XIAP (X-linked inhibitor of apoptosis protein) Inhibition.
 The Influence of Cigarette Smoke on Expression of Histone Deacetylases in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Niederreiter BirgitA Concerted Dynamic Real Time In Vivo and Static Ex Vivo Analysis of Granulomonocytic Cell Migration in the Collagen Induced Arthritis Model.
Nielsen Christoffer T.High Plasma Microparticle-IgG Burden Characterizes Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Patients and Is Associated with Autoantibodies Against DNA and C1q and Activation of the Complement System.
 Proteomic Characterization of Plasma Microparticles in Autoimmune Diseases.
Nielsen Finn CiliusGene Expression In Affected Muscle of Patients with Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Matched Control Subjects Before and After Short-Term Prednisolone Treatment.
Nielsen SusanJuvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (Jia) Affected Sibling Pairs Present High Correlation for ANA and ILAR Category.
Nielson WarrenSexual Activity and Impairment Among Women with Systemic Sclerosis.
Nieminen RiinaAdiponectin Is Associated with Joint Inflammation and Cartilage Degradation in Osteoarthritis.
 Adipokines Leptin and Adiponectin Correlate with Matrix Metalloproteinases and Interleukin-6 in Synovial Fluid From Osteoarthritis Patients and Enhance Their Production in Osteoarthritic Cartilage Ex Vivo.
 Regulatory and Anti-Inflammatory Effects of MAP Kinase Phosphatase-1 in Inflammation and Arthritis.
Nieto JavierPeripheral Arterial Disease in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Nieto Juan C.Relationship Between Age of Onset and Clinical Profile In Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Patients.
 Accrual Damage Assessment In Juvenile-Onset Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Niewold Timothy B.A Large-Scale, Multi-Racial Replication Study Identifies Novel Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Susceptibility Loci At IRF8, TMEM39A, and IKZF3/ZPBP2.
 Identification of Novel Genetic Susceptibility Loci In African-American Lupus Patients Using a Candidate Gene Association Study.
 Risk Alleles of SLE Associated IL10 SNPs Conferred Differential Binding to Transcription Factors.
 Interferon-Alpha Activity Levels Increase Immediately Preceding Clinical Classification of Systemic Lupus.
 Genetic Ancestry, Serum Interferon- Activity and Autoantibodies in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
 Large Scale Analysis of Serum Tumor Necrosis Factor Alpha Levels in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
 The Effects of Smoking on Age of Onset, Autoantibodies and Interferon- in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
 Altered Soluble Mediators of Inflammation At Baseline in Individuals Who Subsequently Transition to Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: Early Studies From the Lupus Autoimmunity in Relatives (LAUREL) Study.
 Phenotypic Associations of Genetic Susceptibility Loci In Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
 Genetic Associations with Serologic Autoimmunity in a Large Multi-Ancestral Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Cohort.
 A Single Risk Haplotype in the Region of UBE2L3 Is Associated with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus in Multiple Ethnic Populations.
 A Functional Haplotype in the Region of TNIP1 Is Associated with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus in Multiple Populations.
 Association of Reactive Intermediate Genes with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) Varies Across Populations with Different African Ancestries.
 Fine Mapping of Xq28: Both MECP2/IRAK1 and NAA10/RENBP Contribute to Risk for SLE in Multiple Ancestral Groups.
 Baseline Serum Interferon Beta/Alpha Ratio Predicts Response to Tumor Necrosis Factor Alpha Inhibition in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Nigg AxelQuestionable Relevance of Subclinical Synovitis: First Degree Ultrasound Findings Are Not Associated with Pain, Swelling or Power Doppler Findings in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA).
 Assessing the Individual Joint in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA): Valid Detection of Synovitis in the MTP Joint Warrants Ultrasound Examination.
Nigg Axel P.Detection of Inflammation in Early Psoriatic Arthritis by Ultrasound - a Longitudinal Study.
 Interleukin-22 Serum Levels Are Associated with Radiographic Progression in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Nightingale PeterPredictors of Assymetric Dimethyl Arginine in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Nigro AngeloEfficacy of a Shorter 6-Month Isoniazid treatment in Patients At High Risk for Tubercolosis Treated with Etanercept.
Nigrovic Peter A.IL-33 Mediates a Mast Cell-Fibroblast Amplification Loop That Primes Mast Cells for Activation Via Immune Complexes.
 Inflammatory Arthritis in Mice Is Dependent on the Mast Cell-Restricted Signaling Protein Ras Guanine Nucleotide Exchange Protein 4 (RasGRP4).
 Development of Consensus Treatment Plans for New-Onset Systemic Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis.
 Shrinking Lung Syndrome is a Multifactorial Process Featuring Reduced Lung Compliance and Extrinsic Ventilatory Restriction.
Nihtyanova SvetlanaProgression of Isolated Raynaud's Phenomenon to Systemic Sclerosis: Impact of ANA Subtype and Disease Subset.
Niiro HiroakiInduction of Regulatory B Cells in Healthy Individuals and Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Nijpels GielOutward Carotid Arterial Wall Remodelling in Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Case-Control Study.
Nikai E.The Substantial Negative Impact of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus on the Working Lives of Patients: Results of the Lupus European Online Survey.
Nikolov Nikolay P.Sympathetic and Parasympathetic Abnormalities in Primary Sjgren's Syndrome (pSS) Patients Assessed in Outpatients Using Real-Time Digital Autonomic Nervous System (ANS) Monitoring.
Nikpour MandanaSurvival and Predictors of Mortality In Australian Patients with Connective Tissue Disease-Associated Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension.
 High-Sensitivity C-Reactive Protein As An Independent Risk Factor for Coronary Artery Disease in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Nilganuwong SurasakA Phase 1, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Multiple, Intravenous, Ascending-Dose Study of Sirukumab in Patients with Cutaneous or Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Nilsson Jan-ÅkeIncidence, Prevalence, and Mortality Rates of Biopsy-Proven Giant Cell Arteritis in Southern Sweden.
 Changes and Sex Differences in Patient Reported Outcomes in Rheumatoid Factor Positive Rheumatoid ArthritisResults From a Community Based Study.
Nimmerjahn FalkColony Stimulating Factor 1 Receptor Inhibition Has Anti-Inflammatory and Potent Early Onset Bone and Cartilage Protective Effects.
Ning TonyRheumatology Decision 2011: Factors Influencing Career Decisions Among Rheumatology Fellows.
 Serum Uric Acid Concentration and Physical Activity: the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 20032004.
Ning YingEffects of Technetium-99 Conjugated with Methylene Diphosphonate on Rats with Glucocorticoid Induced Osteoporosis.
 Safety of Infliximab Therapy in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients with Pre-Existing Hepatitis B Virus Infection.
Nisell RalphClinical Effect of Abatacept in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis, Data From the Swedish Rheumatology Quality Registry.
Nishida KeiichiroSH3BP2 Cherubism Gain-of-Function Mutation Exacerbates Inflammation and Bone Erosion in Collagen Induced Arthritis.
Nishida NaoIdentification of Clinical and Genetic Factors That Influence the Response to Methotrexate in Japanese Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients: Genome-Wide Association Study.
Nishii TakashiComparison of Cytokine Levels in the Synovial Joint Fluid Between Rapidly Destructive Coxopathy, Hip Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, and Hip Oseteonecrosis.
Nishimoto NorihiroSubtoxic Dose of Mercury Reduces Splenic Marginal Zone B Cells, Resulting in the Increase in Autoantibodies in Murine Mercury-Induced Autoimmunity.
 Correlations Between S100 Gene Expression Levels and the Local and Systemic Inflammatory Markers (matrix metalloproteinase-3, MMP3; erythrocyte sedimentation rate, ESR) in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients.
Nishimoto TetsuyaGene Polymorphisms of Signal Transducers and Activator of Transcription 4 and Tumor Necrosis Factor Receptor-Associated Factor 1 Predict Clinical Response to Disease-Modifying Anti-Rheumatic Drugs in Japanese Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Nishimura KeisukeA Meta-Analysis: Diagnostic Accuracy of Serum Procalcitonin Concentrations for Detecting Systemic Bacterial Infection In Patients with Rheumatic Diseases.
Nishiyama K. K.Denosumab Decreases Cortical Porosity in Postmenopausal Women with Low Bone Mineral Density.
Nishiyama YoshihiroFluorine-18 Fluorodeoxyglucose Positron Emission Tomography Is Useful for the Visualization of Reticulo-Endotheliao System and Prediction of Steroid-Resistant Cases in Adult Onset of Still's Disease.
Nishizaki YujiRisk Factors for Positive Rheumatoid Factor Among 31,207 People without Rheumatologic Disorders.
Nissan S.Increased Prevalence of Metabolic Syndrome and Higher Serum Leptin Levels in Patients with Psoriatic Arthritis.
Nissen Michael J.The Effect of DMARD Co-Therapy on Anti-TNF Drug Retention in 1630 Spondyloarthritis Patients.
Nissim AhuvaDevelopment of a Novel Recombinant Biotherapeutic with Applications in Targeted Therapy of Human Arthritis.
Nitiham JoanneGenome-Wide Association Study and Comparison of Risk Alleles for Rheumatoid Arthritis in An Isolated Dutch Population.
Nititham JoanneGerminal and Somatic Abnormalities of the TNFAIP3 Gene Support a Two-Hit Hypothesis of Lymphomagenesis in Autoimmune Diseases.
 BLK Polymorphisms Are Associated with Sjogren's Syndrome Only in Patients with Anti-SSA Antibodies.
Niu JingboTime-Course and Extent of Pain and Function Improvements Post-Knee Replacement: The Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study.
 Does Physical Performance Mediate the Effect of Knee Osteoarthritis and Risk of Indoor and Outdoor Falls in Older Men and Women?
 Generalized Sensory Deficits in Radiographic Knee Osteoarthritis: The MOST Study.
 The Association of Symptomatic Osteoarthritis At Multiple Time Points with Functional Limitation Over 5 Years: The Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study.
 Association of Knee Pain Patterns Determined From the Intermittent and Constant Osteoarthritis Pain Instrument with Knee Pain Severity: The Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study.
 Pressure Pain Threshold and Knee Pain in Osteoarthritis: The Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study.
 Breaking the Law of Valgus: The Surprising and Unexplained Prevalence of Medial Patellofemoral Cartilage Damage.
 Is Knee Pain Relevant for Meeting Physical Activity Guidelines Among People with Knee Osteoarthritis Who Can Walk Already Walk At a Moderate Intensity? the Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study.
 Does Important Improvement in Function After Knee Replacement Guarantee Good Absolute Function.
 Patterns of WOMAC Function in People with or At High Risk of Knee Osteoarthritis: The Osteoarthritis Initiative.
 Hypothyroidism and Risk of Adhesive Capsulitis in the General Population.
 Is 10,000 Steps Enough to Meet Physical Activity Guidelines?: The Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study.
 Developmental Trajectories of WOMAC Knee Pain and Their Predictors Over 3 Years Among Subjects of Osteoarthritis Initiative.
 Functional Impairment As a Predictor of Knee Replacement in the Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study.
 Recent Heavy Physical Activities Trigger Knee Pain Exacerbation in Persons with Symptomatic Knee Osteoarthritis.
 Relation of Knee Cartilage Loss to Pain and Functional Limitation: The Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study.
 Consequences of Knee Buckling: The Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study.
 The Relationship of Toe-Out Walking to Clinical Characteristics of 1st Metatarsophalangeal Joint Osteoarthritis in Older Adults: The MOST Study.
 Is the Impact of Knee Osteoarthritis Diminishing Because of Knee Replacements? the Multi-Center Osteoarthritis Study.
 Validity of within-Grade Scoring of Longitudinal Changes of MRI-Based Cartilage Morphology and Bone Marrow Lesion Assessmentthe MOST Study.
Niu Su-PingMicroarray Gene Expression Profiling of Articular Chondrocyte In Patients with Osteoarthritis.
Nived OlaAnti-beta2 Glycoprotein I IgA in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Versus Controls.
 Anti-C1q Antibody in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
 Prevalence of Direct Coombs Test in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus. Clinical and Immunologic Associations.
 Derivation and Validation of Systemic Lupus International Collaborating Clinics Classification Criteria for Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Noamani BabakCharacterization of the Expanded Populations of TH17 and T Follicular Helper Cells in New Zealand Black (NZB) Chromosome 1 Congenic Mice.
Nobuhara YumikoThe Sjogren's Syndrome-Related Autoantigen Ro52 Is a Pro-Apoptotic Molecule Upon Oxidative Stress.
Nocturne GaetaneGerminal and Somatic Abnormalities of the TNFAIP3 Gene Support a Two-Hit Hypothesis of Lymphomagenesis in Autoimmune Diseases.
Noel DanieleSkin Fibroblasts Are Potent Suppressors of Inflammation in Experimental Arthritis.
 The Role of Mir-29 in the Chondrogenic Differentiation of Mesenchymal Stem Cells.
Nogues XavierOsteoarthritis Is Related to An Increased Risk of Falls and Fractures: A Prospective Multinational Cohort Study (the GLOW study).
Noh Jung WonOutcome of Pulmonary NTM Disease in Patients with Underlying Rheumatic Disease:A Retrospective Observational Study.
Nojima YoshihisaPro-Inflammatory Cytokine Measurement in Whole Blood Cultures Stimulated with Lipopolysaccharide Predicts Treatment Outcomes of Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis Treated with Biologics.
Nolan Kevin B.Sulfasalazine and Its Metabolites Inhibit Platelet Function in Patients with Inflammatory Arthritis.
Nolla Joan MiquelDevelopment of Ischemic Complications In Patients with Giant Cell Arteritis Presenting with Apparently Isolated Polymyalgia Rheumatica.
Nomura AtsushiSafety and Efficacy of Mizoribine in Patients with Connective Tissue Diseases Other Than Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 A Quality Indicator for Osteoporosis in a Japanese Hospital.
Nonaka YukikoCan Long-Term Use of Tocilizumab Induce Drug-Free Remission in Systemic Juvenile Idiopathic Arhtritis Refractory to Steroid Therapy?
 Measuring S100A12 and Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Can Differentiate Familial Mediterranean Fever and Early Onset Sarcoidosis From Systemic Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis.
Noort Ae-RiActive Non-Canonical NF-B Signaling in Blood Vessels of Rheumatoid Arthritis Synovial Tissue May Enhance Inflammation by Stimulating Angiogenesis.
Nordenskiold UllaDevelopment of the United Kingdom Evaluation of Daily Activities Questionnaire in Rheumatoid Arthritis using Rasch Analysis.
Nordgren BirgittaPhysical Activity, Body Functions, Activity and General Health Perception in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Nordin AnnikaA Genome-Wide Association Study Follow-up Strategy Reveals the Association of IL12RB2 Gene with Systemic Sclerosis in Caucasian Populations.
 Identification of Novel Genes Associated with Systemic Sclerosis Through Genome Wide Association Study Follow-up.
Nordmark GunnelVascular Events and HLA-DRB1 Genotypes in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
 Large-Scale, High-Density Genotyping Performed by the Sjgren's Genetics Network Using the ImmunoChip Identifies PRKRA as a Novel Sjgren's Syndrome Susceptibility Locus and Confirms Associations with IRF5, BLK and MHC.
 Triple X Syndrome (47,XXX) Increases the Risk and Accelerates the Onset of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and Sjgren's Syndrome: Support for a Gene-Dose Effect From the X Chromosome.
 A High-Density Genome-Wide Association Study by the Sjgren's Genetics Network Identifies Five Novel Susceptibility Loci for Primary Sjgren's Syndrome and Confirms Association with MHC, IRF5, and BLK.
 Association of STAT4, IRF5 and BLK Polymorphisms with Severity and Outcome in Lupus Nephritis.
Nordstrom Dan C.Characterization of Long-Term Responders to First Treatment Course of Rituximab (RTX)Results From the CERERRA Collaboration.
 Early Versus Delayed Retreatment with Rituximab (RTX) in Relation to Long Term Clinical ResponseData From the CERERRA Collaboration.
 Seropositivity and Response to RTX: Data From the CERERRA Collaboration.
 Efficacy of Different Doses of Rituximab for the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis: Data From the CERERRA Collaboration.
Norman HeatherRisk of Fatal Infection and Malignancy Related to Use of Anti-Tumor Necrosis Factor-Alpha Biologics by Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients.
Normand RomainThe Transcriptomic Analysis From PBMC Is a Powerful Approach to Identify Specific Signatures Able to Predict Responses for Each TNFalpha Blocking Agent.
Noronha CarlaOff-Label Use of Biological Therapies in Systemic Autoimmune Diseases.
Norris JillLung Abnormalities in Subjects with Elevations of Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Autoantibodies without Arthritis by Examination and Imaging Suggest the Lung Is An Early and Perhaps Initiating Site of Inflammation in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Norris Jill M.Altered Soluble Mediators of Inflammation At Baseline in Individuals Who Subsequently Transition to Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: Early Studies From the Lupus Autoimmunity in Relatives (LAUREL) Study.
 Porphyromonas Gingivalis (P. gingivalis) is Associated with the Presence of Disease-Specific Autoantibodies in Individuals At Increased Risk for the Future Development of Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 The Association Between Rheumatoid Factor and Predisposing Factors for Atherogenesis in First-Degree Relatives without Rheumatoid Arthritis: Studies of the Etiology of Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Norton H.Calcium Mineral Deposition In the Cultures of Fibroblast-Like Synoviocytes.
Noseda E.Efficacy of Influenza and Meningococcal Vaccinations in Healthy Subjects Exposed to Secukinumab 150 Mg: Preliminary Study Results.
Nossent Johannes C.Interferon-Alpha Activation in Relation to Pro-Inflammatory Cytokines and Anti-Ro/La Response in Primary Sjgren's Syndrome.
 Low Copy Number of Fcgamma Receptor 3B Gene Is a Disease Susceptibility and Severity Factor in Primary Sjgren's Syndrome.
Notarstefano ChiaraIn Vivo Confocal Microscopic Evaluation of Corneal Morphology and Innervation in Primary Sjgren's Syndrome and Non-SS Dry Eye: A Monocentric Cross Sectional Study.
Nourjah ParivashInitiation of Biologic DMARDs and the Risk of Hospitalization for Infection in Patients with Autoimmune Diseases.
Nowell Mari A.Interleukin-27 Receptor-Deficient Mice Develop Exacerbated Inflammatory Arthritis Associated with Heightened T- and B- Cell Responses.
Nowling Tamara K.Effects of Altering Fli1 Levels in Lupus T Cells on Disease Expression and T Cell Function in the MRL/Lpr Mouse Model.
 Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) and Vitamin D (Vit D) Deficiency Are Associated with Shorter Telomere Length.
Nozaki SatoshiDevelopment of Early Diagnostic Techniques for Rheumatoid Arthritis Using Carbone Eleven Labeled PK11195 and Carbone Eleven Labeled Ketoprofen.
Nozawa KazuhisaCharacterization of Anti Sjgren's Syndrome Nuclear Antigen-1 (SSNA-1) Novel Autoantibody in Patients with Primary Sjgren's Syndrome.
Nozawa TomoMycophenolate Mofetil (MMF) Versus Azathioprine As Maintenance Therapy Combined with Monthly Intravenous Cyclophsophamide (IVCY) in Juvenile Lupus Nephritis.
Nuesch EvelineAssociations Between Pain on Movement, Range of Movement and Radiographic Change in Osteoarthritis of the Knee.
Nunes HilarioThe Clinical Spectrum but Not the Evolution of Antisynthetase Syndrome Is Related to the Antisynthetase Antibody Specificity: A Retrospective Analysis of 142 Patients.
Nunez-Alvarez CarlosUtility of IFN- As Biomarker in Central Neuropsychiatric Involvement in SLE.
Nuno LauraThe STAT4 rs7574865 Polymorphism Is Associated with Differences in Disease Activity and Disability in Patients Wirh Early Arthritis.
 Influence of Immunogenicity on the Efficacy of Long-term Treatment with Infliximab in Spondyloarthritis.
Nunokawa TakahiroNew Index to Assess the Improvement From the Worst Rheumatoid Arthritis Activity without Formal Joint Count.
Nurmikko TuroCortical Oscillatory Changes During Mechanical Brushing in Fibromyalgia Syndrome Patients.
Nurmohamed Michael T.Outward Carotid Arterial Wall Remodelling in Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Case-Control Study.
 Glucosteroid Treatment in Early Arthritis Leads to Increased Fat Mass Despite Reduced Disease Activity.
 Interferon Type I Signature Predicts Non Response to Rituximab in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 No Deterioration of Glucose Levels During Oral Glucose Tolerance Tests Following High-Dose Prednisolone Treatment in Early Active Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 Cardiovascular Risk Models and Carotid Intima-Media Thickness Predict Cardiovascular Disease Events in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 Abatacept Reduces N-Terminal Pro Brain Natriuretic Peptide Levels in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis: Results From a Prospective Cohort Study.
Nuutila PirjoCorrelation of 18fFDG PET Assessments with Disease Activity and Markers of Inflammation in Patients with Early Rheumatoid Arthritis Following Initiation of Antirheumatic Therapy.
Nyberg FilippaA Phase 1, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Multiple, Intravenous, Ascending-Dose Study of Sirukumab in Patients with Cutaneous or Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
 Gender Differences in Disease Characteristics in Rheumatoid Arthritis, Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Psoriasis: Evidence for a Greater Symptomatic Burden in Females.
Nyirenda ThembaDevelopment of a Clinical Disease Activity Measure for Juvenile Localized Scleroderma.
Nyren SvenLung Changes Detected by High Resolution Tomography Are Present in ACPA Positive Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Already At Disease Onset.
Nyrop Kirsten A.Construct Validity of Three PROMIS Instruments in An Arthritis Sample.
 How Do Self-Directed Participants Follow the Arthritis Foundation's Walk with Ease Program?
Nys MarleenImmunogenicity Is Low and Transient with Intravenous (IV) Abatacept Therapy: Results From a Large Pooled Analysis of 3985 Patients (pts) with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) and up to 8 Years' Exposure.
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