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Arthritis & Rheumatism, Volume 62,
November 2010 Abstract Supplement

Abstracts of the American College of
Rheumatology/Association of Rheumatology Health Professionals
Annual Scientific Meeting
Atlanta, Georgia November 6-11, 2010.

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V. Routhu KasiImmunomodulatory Properties of Novel CRAC Channel Inhibitors Exhibit Promising Potential in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
V. S. Varanasi KanthikiranImmunomodulatory Properties of Novel CRAC Channel Inhibitors Exhibit Promising Potential in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
V. Scalzi LisabethMultispecialty Unit for Infusion Therapy: Patient, Nursing and Provider Satisfaction.
Vacher-Lavenu Marie CecileEnhanced Expression of Ephrins and Thrombospondins in the Dermis of Patients with Early Diffuse Systemic Sclerosis: Potential Contribution to Perturbed Angiogenesis and Fibrosis.
Vaddi KrisA Randomized Dose-Ranging, Placebo-Controlled Study of INCB028050, a Selective JAK1 and JAK2 Inhibitor in Subjects with Active Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Vahadat SaloomehPrevalence and Characteristics of Uveitis in US Veterans with Seronegative Spondyloarthropathy.
Vahldiek JanisScreening for Axial Spondyloarthritis in a Primary Care: Comparison of Two Strategies in a Multicenter Prospective Study.
Vail AndyReproducibility of Semi-Automated Quantitative Nailfold Capillaroscopy Measurements in Patients with Systemic Sclerosis.
Vakil EliIncreased Recruitment of Brain Activation within the Hippocampus in SLE Patients as Shown by Functional MRI May Be a Compensatory Mechanism To Cope with Memory Impairment.
Vakkalanka SwaroopImmunomodulatory Properties of Novel CRAC Channel Inhibitors Exhibit Promising Potential in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Valdes AnaPeripheral Joint Ankylosis in the Spontaneous Model of Arthritis in DBA/1 Mice Is Associated with a Locus on Chromosome 3 That Contains the BMP Receptor Type 1b.
Valdes Ana M.A Role for PACE4 in Pain in Mice and Humans: Pain Phenotype of a PACE4 Null Mutant and Genetic Association with Knee Osteoarthritis Pain.
 The FAAH Gene Is Involved in Risk of Symptomatic Osteoarthritis of the Knee and in Pain in Osteoarthritis.
Valdimarsson HelgiPsoriatic Arthritis and OnycholysisResults from a Study of 1116 Patients with Psoriasis, and Follow-Up of Those with Psoriatic Arthritis over 16 Years.
Valduga Claudete J.Nanoparticles of LDE: A Potential Delivery Route for MTX in Sinovial Tissue of Antigen-Induced Arthritis.
Valente Robert M.A Large, Phase IIIb Non-Inferiority Trial of Subcutaneous (SC) Abatacept Compared with Intravenous (IV) Abatacept, in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA).
Valentini GabrieleEuropean Scleroderma Study Group (ESCSG) Activity Index Is Correlated to Quality of Life Measures Both at Admission and Overtime.
Valeriano-Marcet JoanneMedical Student Education in the Electronic Age: A Web-Based Virtual Teaching Tool.
Valerio Christopher J.A Formula To Predict Mean Pulmonary Artery Pressures in Patients with Connective Tissue Disease Based on Echocardiography, NTproBNP and O2 Saturation.
Valle Rafael R.Clinical and Demographic Characterization of a Colombian Cohort of Patients with Diagnosis of Spondylarthritis.
Vallejo MaiteDorsal Root Ganglia/Sympathetic Ganglia Sodium Channels Gene Polymorphisms in Fibromyalgia.
Valle-Onate RafaelThe New ASAS Classification Criteria for Axial and Peripheral Spondylarthritis: Valid in the Latin American Patients, but.
Vallongo CristinaMethotrexate in Children with Juvenile Localized Scleroderma: A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial.
Valor LaraBAFF Binding Receptors (BBR) Related To Relapse after Rituximab in Patients with Reumatoid Arthritis (RA).
Valrie Cecelia R.Sleep in Polyarticular Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: An Electronic Daily Diary Study.
van Baarsen Lisa G. M.Beneficial Effects of Systemic IFN Are Mediated by IL-1Ra: Implications for Rheumatoid Arthritis.
van Bon LennyCXCL4, a Novel Marker for Systemic Sclerosis That Clearly Correlates with the Clinical Hallmarks and Pathological Events.
 Proteomic Analysis of Systemic Sclerosis Serum Identifies the Toll-Like Receptor Agonists S100A8/A9 as a Novel Possible Pathogenic Marker.
 2 Integrins Control the Pro-Inflammatory Phenotype of Type 1 Macrophages and Dendritic Cells.
van de Laar Mart A. F. J.Radiological Progression in Very Early Rheumatoid Arthritis, Results of the DREAM Remission Induction Cohort.
 Developing an Interactive Health Communication Application within Rheumatology: What Do Patients Want?
Van de Laar Mart A. F. J.Statins Inhibit the Anti-Rheumatic Effects of Rituximab in Rheumatoid ArthritisResults from the Dutch Rheumatoid Arthritis Monitoring (DREAM) Registry.
 Future Expectations and Worst Case Scenarios of Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Focus Group Study in Patients.
van de Laar Mart A. F. J.Long-Term Remission in Daily Clinical Practice: Excellent 2 Year Results with Treatment To Target in Very Early Rheumatoid Arthritis, Results of the DREAM Remission Induction Cohort.
 Disappointing Responsiveness of the SF-6D to Improvement in Patients Receiving a First TNF-Blocker: Results of the DREAM Registry.
 Is DAS28 Remission Good Enough? Disease Activity and Functionality in Rheumatoid Arthritis, Results of the DREAM Remission Induction Cohort.
 Cardiovascular Risk Estimates in Rheumatoid Arthritis in the Netherlands.
van de Loo Fons A. J.Toll-Like Receptor 2 Negatively Regulates FCg Receptor Response in Macrophages and Inhibits FCgR-Mediated Arthritis.
 Identifying the TLR4 Bearing Target Cell in Experimental Arthritis.
 Towards Personalized Arthritis Gene Therapy: Screening of Computationally-Designed Promoters in an In Vivo Mouse Model and in Human Synovial Fibroblasts.
 Toll-Like Receptor 4 Signalling Is Specifically TAK1-Independent in Synovial Fibroblasts.
van de Sande GijsSelective Involvement of ERK and JNK MAP Kinases in the Synovial Tissue of Patients with Early Arthritis.
van de Sande MarleenSelective Involvement of ERK and JNK MAP Kinases in the Synovial Tissue of Patients with Early Arthritis.
 Mast Cells Contribute to Synovial Inflammation in Non-Psoriatic and Psoriatic Spondyloarthritis.
van de Sande Marleen G.Multiple Expanded B-Cell Clones Are Already Present in Early Rheumatoid Arthritis: Results of a Comparison between Early and Longstanding Disease Using High Throughput Sequencing Technology.
 Shared' T-Cell Clones Identified in Lymph Nodes and Synovial Tissue of Early Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Using a Novel High Throughput Sequencing Technology.
van de Stadt Lotte A.The Development of the ACPA Repertoire Prior to the Onset of Clinical RA.
van de Stadt Rob J.The Development of the ACPA Repertoire Prior to the Onset of Clinical RA.
van den Bemt Bart J. F.Prevalence and Persistence of Low Infliximab Serum Trough Levels in RA Patients with Low Disease Activity in Daily Clinical Practice.
van den Berg WimAlarmins S100A8 and A9 Are Expressed in Synovium of Early OA Patients and Regulate Synovial Activation and Joint Destruction during Experimental Osteoarthritis.
 CXCL4, a Novel Marker for Systemic Sclerosis That Clearly Correlates with the Clinical Hallmarks and Pathological Events.
van den Berg Wim B.S100A8 Enhances Osteoclastic Bone Resorption in Experimental Antigen-Induced Arthritis.
Van Den Berg Wim B.Proteomic Analysis of Systemic Sclerosis Serum Identifies the Toll-Like Receptor Agonists S100A8/A9 as a Novel Possible Pathogenic Marker.
van den Berg Wim B.Toll-Like Receptor 4 Signalling Is Specifically TAK1-Independent in Synovial Fibroblasts.
Van Den Berg Wim B.2 Integrins Control the Pro-Inflammatory Phenotype of Type 1 Macrophages and Dendritic Cells.
 Alarmins S100A8 and S100A9 Skew Human Chondrocytes towards a Cartilage Breakdown Phenotype.
van den Berg Wim B.Identifying the TLR4 Bearing Target Cell in Experimental Arthritis.
 Targets of Innate and Adaptive Immunity in a Humanized Arthritis Model: Research Value of the RA Synovium SCID Mouse Model.
Van Den Berg Wim B.Toll-Like Receptor 2 Negatively Regulates FCg Receptor Response in Macrophages and Inhibits FCgR-Mediated Arthritis.
van den Berg Wim B.Towards Personalized Arthritis Gene Therapy: Screening of Computationally-Designed Promoters in an In Vivo Mouse Model and in Human Synovial Fibroblasts.
 IL-1 Driven IL-22 Expression by TH17 Cells Aggravates Experimental Arthritis.
Van Den Berg Wim B.Loss of Integrin alpha2beta1 Suppresses Joint Inflammation and Cartilage Destruction in Mouse Models of Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 Liposomal Targeting of Glucocorticoids to the Synovial Lining during Experimental Arthritis Inhibits M1 Macrophage Activation in Favour of M2 Differentiation.
van den Berg Wim B.Fluorescence Imaging of Articular Proteinase Activities and Osteoblast Activity Showed Treatment Response to Anti-Interleukin-1 Antibodies in a Mouse Model of Collagen-Induced Arthritis.
 TNF-Driven IL-32 Expression in Rheumatoid Arthritis Synovial Tissue Amplifies an Inflammatory Cascade.
van den Brand Ben T.Identifying the TLR4 Bearing Target Cell in Experimental Arthritis.
 Toll-Like Receptor 4 Signalling Is Specifically TAK1-Independent in Synovial Fibroblasts.
van den Broek M.The Association of Joint Damage and Treatment Response with ACPA Status in Recent Onset RA.
 Seven Year Results of DAS Steered Treatment in the BeSt Study: Clinical and Radiological Outcomes.
 Predictors of Successful Cessation of TNF Blockers in Patients with RA.
van den Ende Cornelia H. M.Home-Based Exercise Therapy in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Systematic Review.
Van den Eynde BenoîtRituximab Treatment Induces the Expression of Genes Involved in Healing Processes in the Rheumatoid Arthritis Synovium.
van den Hoogen Frank H. J.Prevalence and Persistence of Low Infliximab Serum Trough Levels in RA Patients with Low Disease Activity in Daily Clinical Practice.
van den Oever Inge A. M.Renal Dysfunction in Rheumatoid Arthritis Is Associated with Incident Cardiovascular Disease, Independently of Traditional Risk Factors: The CARRE Study.
van Denderen J. ChristiaanDecreased Recurrence Rate of Anterior Uveitis in Ankylosing Spondylitis Treated with AdalimumabAn Interim Analysis.
van der Burg MirjamTNF Blockade Impairs the Induction of T-Cell Dependent Antibody Responses.
van der Giesen Florus J.Home-Based Exercise Therapy in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Systematic Review.
Van der Goes Marlies C.Increases in Macrophage Inhibitory Factor Correlate with Increases in Bone Mineral Density in Glucocorticoid-Treated Patients with RA.
van der Heijde DesireeEfficacy and Safety of Certolizumab Pegol Plus Methotrexate in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA): 3-Year Data from the RAPID 2 Study.
 Week 12 Response Is a Better Predictor Than Baseline Disease Characteristics of Long-Term Remission in Ankylosing Spondylitis.
 Comparison of ASAS Partial Remission and Low ASDAS as Indicators of Remission-Like States in Ankylosing Spondylitis.
Van Der Heijde Desiree M.Two-Year Radiographic Results from the TEAR Trial.
 Long-Term Radiographic Outcome in Psoriatic Arthritis Patients Treated with Golimumab: 104 Week Results from the GO-REVEAL Study.
 Magnetic Resonance Imaging Assessments of Patients with RA and Their Association with Clinical and Radiographic Outcomes.
 The 2010 ACR/EULAR Criteria for Rheumatoid Arthritis Perform Well in Prediction of Clinical RA Diagnosis at 6 Months in Very Early Arthritis Patients: Longitudinal Data from the NOR-VEAC Cohort.
 Radiographic Findings after 5 Years of Infliximab Treatment in Patients with Ankylosing Spondylitis.
 The Intra- and Inter-Reader Reliability of the Oslo Hand Osteoarthritis (HOA) Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Score.
 Joint Space Narrowing Has a Stronger Impact on Physical Function Than Joint Erosion: Results from 8-Year Longitudinal Analyses.
 A Simplified Disease Activity Score (DAS): Validation in the BeSt Trial.
 Demonstration of the Structural Efficacy of Very Early DMARD Initiation in Early Inflammatory Arthritis in Clinical Practice: Results of a Propensity Analysis in the ESPOIR.
 Psychometric Properties of Synovitis Assessed in Rheumatoid Arthritis: Improved Intraobserver Reliability of Ultrasound vs. Clinical Evaluation in an Ancillary Study of the Etanercept Versus DMARDs Randomized, Prospective, Multicentre Study.
 Treating Rheumatoid Arthritis to Target: Multinational Recommendations Assessment Questionnaire.
 C-Reactive Protein (CRP) Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms (SNPs) Are Associated with Radiographic Damage and Plasma CRP Levels in African Americans (AAs) with Early Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA).
van der Helm Annette H. M.Validation of a Multi-Biomarker Test for Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Disease Activity (Vectra DA) in a Multi-Cohort Study.
van der Helm-van Mil A. H. M.Classification of Rheumatoid ArthritisComparison of the 1987 ACR and 2010 ACR/EULAR Criteria.
 Towards a Data-Driven Evaluation of the 2010 ACR/EULAR Criteria for Rheumatoid Arthritis: Is It Sensible To Look at Levels of Rheumatoid Factor?
Van der Helm-van Mil AnnetteA Novel Diagnostic Marker for RA, Anti-MCV.
Van der Kamp SusanPeriarticular Bone Changes in Psoriatic and Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Following Anti-TNF-alpha Therapy.
van der Laken Conny J.18FPEG-Folate: A New Potential Macrophage PET Tracer for Imaging of Arthritis.
van der Linden M. P. M.Classification of Rheumatoid ArthritisComparison of the 1987 ACR and 2010 ACR/EULAR Criteria.
 Towards a Data-Driven Evaluation of the 2010 ACR/EULAR Criteria for Rheumatoid Arthritis: Is It Sensible To Look at Levels of Rheumatoid Factor?
van der Lubbe P. A. H. M.Seven Year Results of DAS Steered Treatment in the BeSt Study: Clinical and Radiological Outcomes.
van der Merwe JoopInterferon Type I Signature in Monocytes in Primary Sjgren's Syndrome.
van der Neut RonaldCD44 Involvement in Arthritis: The Role of cd44-Splice Variants in Development of Collagen-Induced Arthritis in Mice.
van der PouwKraan Tineke C. T. M.Gene Expression Profiling in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Following B Cell Depletion with Rituximab Reveals Changes in Type I IFN Activity Related to Clinical Responsiveness.
van der Vaart RosalieDeveloping an Interactive Health Communication Application within Rheumatology: What Do Patients Want?
van der Westhuizen NicholasThe Clinical Features of 13 Women with Microchimerism in Rheumatoid Nodules.
van der Wurff-Jacobs K. M. G.IL-636-Related TSLP: A Novel Potent Proinflammatory Mediator in Rheumatoid Arthritis That Activates Myeloid Dendritic Cells To Stimulate Th1 and Th17 Activity.
van der Wurff-Jacobs Kim M. G.IL-7 Correlates with Severity of Proteoglycan-Induced Arthritis, and Arthritis Severity Is Diminished by IL-7 Neutralization.
Van Doornum SharonRheumatoid Arthritis Patients Receive Less Frequent Acute Reperfusion and Secondary Prevention after Myocardial Infarction.
 Prevalence of Coronary Heart Disease in a Cohort of Australian Scleroderma Patients.
van Duijnhoven WilbertChanges in CRP Levels Are Associated with Clinical Response Patterns during Treatment with InfliximabA Potential Role for CRP in Guiding Dose Optimization.
van Eck-Smit BertheMonocyte Migration to the Synovium in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Treated with Adalimumab.
van Eenennaam H.TNF-a and Chemerin Cross-Talk in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
van Haandel LeonEffect of Methotrexate and Genotype on RBC Folate Concentrations and Polyglutamate Distribution in JIA.
van Hamburg Jan PietVitamin D Suppresses Th17 Cytokines Via Down Regulation of RORgammat and NFATC2 and by Differential Regulation of GATA3.
 Vitamin D Suppresses the Pathogenic Behavior of Primary Th17 Cells from Patients with Early RA in Synovial Fibroblast Activation.
van Heerde WaanderCXCL4, a Novel Marker for Systemic Sclerosis That Clearly Correlates with the Clinical Hallmarks and Pathological Events.
 Proteomic Analysis of Systemic Sclerosis Serum Identifies the Toll-Like Receptor Agonists S100A8/A9 as a Novel Possible Pathogenic Marker.
van Helden-Meeuwsen Cornelia G.Interferon Type I Signature in Monocytes in Primary Sjgren's Syndrome.
van Hulst LauraDifferent Factors Are Important for RA Patients and Rheumatologists Regarding DMARD Escalation.
van Kampen Antoine H.Multiple Expanded B-Cell Clones Are Already Present in Early Rheumatoid Arthritis: Results of a Comparison between Early and Longstanding Disease Using High Throughput Sequencing Technology.
 Shared' T-Cell Clones Identified in Lymph Nodes and Synovial Tissue of Early Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Using a Novel High Throughput Sequencing Technology.
van Krugten M. V.Seven Year Results of DAS Steered Treatment in the BeSt Study: Clinical and Radiological Outcomes.
van Kuijk Arno W. R.A Phase IIa, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Clinical Study of Apilimod Mesylate, an Oral IL-12/IL-23 Inhibitor, in Patients with Active Rheumatoid Arthritis.
van Laar JaapGenome-Wide Association Study of Systemic Sclerosis Clinical Features Identifies New Disease Risk Variants.
van Leeuwen HansVitamin D Suppresses Th17 Cytokines Via Down Regulation of RORgammat and NFATC2 and by Differential Regulation of GATA3.
 Vitamin D Suppresses the Pathogenic Behavior of Primary Th17 Cells from Patients with Early RA in Synovial Fibroblast Activation.
van Lent PeterAlarmins S100A8 and A9 Are Expressed in Synovium of Early OA Patients and Regulate Synovial Activation and Joint Destruction during Experimental Osteoarthritis.
 Proteomic Analysis of Systemic Sclerosis Serum Identifies the Toll-Like Receptor Agonists S100A8/A9 as a Novel Possible Pathogenic Marker.
Van Lent PeterOctacalcium Phosphate (OCP) Crystals Induce Synovial Inflammation and Cartilage.
van Lent PeterLiposomal Targeting of Glucocorticoids to the Synovial Lining during Experimental Arthritis Inhibits M1 Macrophage Activation in Favour of M2 Differentiation.
van Lent Peter L.Alarmins S100A8 and S100A9 Skew Human Chondrocytes towards a Cartilage Breakdown Phenotype.
 S100A8 Enhances Osteoclastic Bone Resorption in Experimental Antigen-Induced Arthritis.
van Maanen MarjoleinRas GTPase Homologues Make Redundant Contributions to RA FLS Activation and Broad Silencing of Ras Proteins Decreases Inflammation and Joint Destruction in Experimental Arthritis.
 CD44 Involvement in Arthritis: The Role of cd44-Splice Variants in Development of Collagen-Induced Arthritis in Mice.
van Paassen PieterTwo Year Follow-Up Results from a Randomised Trial of Rituximab Versus Cyclophosphamide for Generalized' ANCA-Associated Vasculitis: RITUXVAS.
van Riel PietCXCL4, a Novel Marker for Systemic Sclerosis That Clearly Correlates with the Clinical Hallmarks and Pathological Events.
 Major Improvements in Outcomes of Rheumatoid Arthritis Since the Biologic Era and beyond: An Historical Overview from 1989 until 2008 in a Large Inception Cohort of RA Patients.
 Different Factors Are Important for RA Patients and Rheumatologists Regarding DMARD Escalation.
 Genome-Wide Pathway Analysis Identifies Oxidative Stress Related Gene MSRA as Rheumatoid Arthritis Susceptibility Locus.
van Riel Piet L.TNF-Driven IL-32 Expression in Rheumatoid Arthritis Synovial Tissue Amplifies an Inflammatory Cascade.
Van Riel Piet L.Effectiveness of Different DMARD Co-Therapies in Rituximab-Treated Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) PatientsResults of a One-Year Follow Up Study from the CERRERA Collaboration.
 2 Integrins Control the Pro-Inflammatory Phenotype of Type 1 Macrophages and Dendritic Cells.
 Efficacy and Safety of Rituximab Treatment in Clinical Practice: Data from the CERERRA Collaboration.
van Riel Piet L. C. M.Radiological Progression in Very Early Rheumatoid Arthritis, Results of the DREAM Remission Induction Cohort.
Van Riel Piet L. C. M.Statins Inhibit the Anti-Rheumatic Effects of Rituximab in Rheumatoid ArthritisResults from the Dutch Rheumatoid Arthritis Monitoring (DREAM) Registry.
van Riel Piet L. C. M.Genome-Wide Association Study of Systemic Sclerosis Clinical Features Identifies New Disease Risk Variants.
 Prevalence and Persistence of Low Infliximab Serum Trough Levels in RA Patients with Low Disease Activity in Daily Clinical Practice.
 Long-Term Remission in Daily Clinical Practice: Excellent 2 Year Results with Treatment To Target in Very Early Rheumatoid Arthritis, Results of the DREAM Remission Induction Cohort.
Van Riel Piet L. C. M.Disappointing Responsiveness of the SF-6D to Improvement in Patients Receiving a First TNF-Blocker: Results of the DREAM Registry.
van Riel Piet L. C. M.Is DAS28 Remission Good Enough? Disease Activity and Functionality in Rheumatoid Arthritis, Results of the DREAM Remission Induction Cohort.
 Changes in EQ-5D and SF-6D during Rituximab TreatmentResults from the CERERRA Collaboration.
van Roermund P. M.Clinical Improvement and Structural Tissue Repair by Joint Distraction, in Treatment of End-Stage Knee Osteoarthritis.
van Roon J. A. G.IL-636-Related TSLP: A Novel Potent Proinflammatory Mediator in Rheumatoid Arthritis That Activates Myeloid Dendritic Cells To Stimulate Th1 and Th17 Activity.
 IL-7 Receptor Effector T Cells Are Increased in the Inflamed Salivary Glands of pSS Patients and Correlate with Inflammatory Markers.
 Increased Numbers of IL-7R-CD25FoxP3 T Cells in pSS Patients Do Not Prevent Th1 and Th17 Induction by IL-7.
 Rituximab-Reduced Immunoglobulin Free Light Chains in RA Correlate with Disease Suppression: A Novel Mechanism of Action of Rituximab.
Van Roon Joel A. G.Increases in Macrophage Inhibitory Factor Correlate with Increases in Bone Mineral Density in Glucocorticoid-Treated Patients with RA.
van Roon Joel A. G.IL-7 Correlates with Severity of Proteoglycan-Induced Arthritis, and Arthritis Severity Is Diminished by IL-7 Neutralization.
van Rossum Marion A. J.Anakinra as First-Line Disease Modifying Therapy in Systemic Juvenile Idiopathic ArthritisReport of 46 Patients from an International Multicenter Series.
 Effectiveness of Etanercept in Juvenile Psoriatic Arthritis and in Children with Enthesitis Related Arthritis.
 Validation of Birmingham Vasculitis Activity Score in Childhood Vasculitis.
van Ryn JoanneDabigatran Etexilate, an Oral Direct Thrombin Inhibitor, Represses Fibrotic Changes in a Murine Model of Pulmonary Fibrosis.
van Schaardenburg DirkjanConsequence of Remission Misclassification Due to Reduced Joint Counts Omitting the Forefeet.
 Favorable Changes in the Lipid Profile in the First Year of Early Arthritis.
 The Development of the ACPA Repertoire Prior to the Onset of Clinical RA.
 Similar Performance of New and Old Criteria for Rheumatoid Arthritis in an Early Arthritis Cohort in Amsterdam.
van Schaik Barbera D.Shared' T-Cell Clones Identified in Lymph Nodes and Synovial Tissue of Early Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Using a Novel High Throughput Sequencing Technology.
 Multiple Expanded B-Cell Clones Are Already Present in Early Rheumatoid Arthritis: Results of a Comparison between Early and Longstanding Disease Using High Throughput Sequencing Technology.
van Schouwenburg PaulineImmunogenicity in a 3-Year Follow-Up Cohort of Adalimumab Treated Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients.
van Sijl Alper M.TNF-alpha Blocking Therapy Lowers Cardiovascular Risk in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 Renal Dysfunction in Rheumatoid Arthritis Is Associated with Incident Cardiovascular Disease, Independently of Traditional Risk Factors: The CARRE Study.
 Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence in a Primary Care Cohort of Individuals with Inflammatory Arthritis, Diabetes, and Osteoarthritis: A Comparative Cross-Sectional Study.
van Suijlekom-Smit Lisette W. A.Effectiveness of Etanercept in Juvenile Psoriatic Arthritis and in Children with Enthesitis Related Arthritis.
 Preliminary Comparison of Health-Related Quality of Life in Children with Lupus across Different Continents.
van Tuyl Lilian H. D.Consequence of Remission Misclassification Due to Reduced Joint Counts Omitting the Forefeet.
 Predictive Validity of the New Preliminary ACR/EULAR Definitions for Remission in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 Cardiovascular Disease Is Associated with Increased Bone Loss and Fracture Risk; a Systematic Review of the Association between Cardiovascular Disease and Osteoporosis.
Van Vollenhoven R.Antimalarials May Attenuate the Risk of Metabolic Syndrome in SLE: Results from an International Imception Cohort Registry.
van Vollenhoven R.Safety Profile of Belimumab, a BLyS-Specific Inhibitor, in Patients with Active Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE): Pooled Data from Phase 2 and 3 Studies.
van Vollenhoven R. F.Belimumab, a BLyS-Specific Inhibitor, Reduced Corticosteroid Use in Patients with Active SLE: Results from the Phase 3 BLISS-52 and -76 Studies.
 Belimumab, a BLyS-Specific Inhibitor, Reduced Disease Activity, Flares, and Prednisone Use in Patients with Seropositive SLE: Combined Efficacy Results from the Phase 3 BLISS-52 and -76 Studies.
Van Vollenhoven RonaldRituximab vs. Anti-TNF after Failure of Anti-TNF: An Observational Study.
 TNF Switch after Failure of One or More TNF InhibitorsResults of an Observational Study.
 Biologics Use in SLE in 7 CentersData from the International Registry for Biologics in SLE (IRBIS).
van Vollenhoven RonaldH2607Country of Residence Affects the Ability of Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) To Achieve a Favorable Employment Status.
 Long-Term Safety of Rituximab: Follow-Up of the Rheumatoid Arthritis Clinical Trials and Retreatment Population.
Van Vollenhoven RonaldChanges in EQ-5D and SF-6D during Rituximab TreatmentResults from the CERERRA Collaboration.
van Vollenhoven RonaldAutoantibodies as Biomarkers for the Prediction of Neuropsychiatric Events in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Van Vollenhoven RonaldEffectiveness of Different DMARD Co-Therapies in Rituximab-Treated Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) PatientsResults of a One-Year Follow Up Study from the CERRERA Collaboration.
van Vollenhoven RonaldEfficacy and Safety of Certolizumab Pegol in a Clinically Representative Population of Patients (Pts) with Active Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA): Results of the REALISTIC Phase IIIb Randomized Controlled Study.
Van Vollenhoven RonaldChanges in CRP Levels Are Associated with Clinical Response Patterns during Treatment with InfliximabA Potential Role for CRP in Guiding Dose Optimization.
 In Early RA, Patients with a Good Initial Response to MTX Monotherapy Have Excellent Clinical Outcomes over Two Years of Therapy, but Radiological Progression Is Not Completely Prevented.
van Vollenhoven RonaldSafety, Efficacy, and Sustained Improvements in Household Productivity and Daily Activities with Certolizumab Pegol (CZP) Monotherapy over 2 Years in Patients with Active Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA).
Van Vollenhoven RonaldRadiological Progression in Patients with Early RA and a Good Clinical Response to MTX Monotherapy: Predictors and Clinical Implications.
 Efficacy and Safety of Rituximab Treatment in Clinical Practice: Data from the CERERRA Collaboration.
Van Vollenhoven Ronald F.Response, Remission, and Flare during Early Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis with Infliximab.
van Vollenhoven Ronald F.Efficacy and Safety of Certolizumab Pegol Plus Methotrexate in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA): 3-Year Data from the RAPID 2 Study.
 Characterization of Laboratory Parameters in Long-Term Extension Studies of Tocilizumab in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 Safety and Tolerability of Tocilizumab in Long-Term Extension Studies of Rheumatoid Arthritis.
van Vollenhoven, R.F.Belimumab, a BLyS-Specific Inhibitor, Reduced Disease Activity and Severe Flares in Seropositive SLE Patients: BLISS-76 Study Results through Wk 76.
van Zeben JendéThe ACR/EULAR 2010 Criteria as Well as Other Predictive Algorithms for Rheumatoid Arthritis Show Good Diagnostic Performance.
 The Diagnostic Performance of the ACR/EULAR 2010 Criteria If One of Its Parameters Is Not Available. Results from the Rotterdam Early Arthritis CoHort (REACH).
van Zoest Katinka P. M.Nuclear Factor-B Inducing Kinase Is Preferentially Expressed in Rheumatoid Arthritis Synovial Tissue Containing Ectopic Lymphoid Neogenesis.
Vanags DainaRecombinant Chaperonin 10 Suppresses Cutaneous Lupus and Lupus Nephritis in MRL-(Fas)lpr Mice.
Vandam WendyEvaluation of the Performance of Monoclonal and Polyclonal Antibody Standards in Different Assays for the Detection of Antiphospholipid (aPL) Antibodies: Report of a Wet Workshop at the 13th International Congress on Antiphospholipid Antibodies.
 Comparative Evaluation of Different Immunoassays for the Detection of Antiphospholipid Antibodies: Report of a Wet Workshop during the 13th International Congress on Antiphospholipid Antibodies.
Vandenbroeck KoenCelecoxib Analogue Lacking COX-2-Inhibitory Activity Inhibits Arthritis by Supressing IL-23 and Inflammatory Cytokines.
Vander Cruyssen BertThe Belgian MIRA (MabThera in Rheumatoid Arthritis) Registry: Clues for the Optimization of Rituximab Treatment Strategies.
Vanderschueren GeertEffectiveness of Initial Treatment Allocation Based on Expert Opinion for Prevention of Rapid Radiological Progression in a Daily Practice Early RA Cohort.
VanMater HeatherThe Use of Lenalidomide for Cutaneous Manifestations of SLE.
Vanness D. J.Comparative Effectiveness of Biologic Therapies for Treating Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) in Patients Who Failed an AntiTumor Necrosis Factor Agent: A Meta-Regression Analysis.
Vanoirbeek JeroenLung Inflammation and Pulmonary Function Alterations in Collagen-Induced Arthritis and in the Absence of Interferon-gamma Signaling.
Vanthuyne MarieAnalysis of the Influence of PTPN22 Gene Polymorphisms in Systemic Sclerosis.
Varache SophieDiagnostic Accuracy of the 2010 ACR/EULAR Used at Baseline after a 10 Year Follow Up in a Cohort of Patients with Recent-Onset Arthritis.
Varga JohnAdipocyte-Targeted Wnt Activation Results in Spontaneous Dermal Fibrosis and Subcutaneous Lipoatrophy.
 The Triterpenoid CDDO Abrogates Canonical TGF-beta Signaling and Fibrotic Responses in Normal and Scleroderma Fibroblasts by Stabilizing the Anti-Oxidant Nuclear Factor-Like 2 (Nrf2).
 Comparative Analysis of Change in Modified Rodnan Skin Score in Patients with Diffuse Systemic Sclerosis Receiving Imatinib Mesylate Suggests Similar Disease Course to Matched Patients Receiving Standard Therapy.
 A Multi-Center, Open-Label, Proof of Concept Study of Imatinib Mesylate Demonstrates No Benefit for the Treatment of Fibrosis in Patients with Early, Diffuse Systemic Sclerosis.
Vargas AngelicaDorsal Root Ganglia/Sympathetic Ganglia Sodium Channels Gene Polymorphisms in Fibromyalgia.
 Nocturnal Heart Rate Variability Parameters. A Potential Fibromyalgia Biomarker.
Vargas FranciscoEtanar Therapy in Real-Life Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Vargas G.Apolipoprotein E Receptor (apoER2) Is Involved for Thrombotic Complications in a Murine Model of Antiphospholipid Syndrome.
Vargas Ruben BurgosClinically Meaningful Improvements in Health-Related Quality of Life, Pain and Sleep Quality in Children with Polyarticular Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Treated with Abatacept over the Long Term.
 Efficacy and Tolerability of Celecoxib in the Treatment of Moderate to Extreme Pain Associated with Acute Gouty Arthritis: A Randomized Controlled Trial.
Vargas Lebron CarmenLow Doses of Etanercept Can Be Effective in Ankylosing Spondylitis Patients Who Achieve Remission of the Disease.
Vargas-Alarcon GilbertoDorsal Root Ganglia/Sympathetic Ganglia Sodium Channels Gene Polymorphisms in Fibromyalgia.
Vargas-Guerrero AngelicaAsymptomatic Hyperuricemia: Ultrasonographic Findings.
Vargas-Worackova FlorenciaEffects of Disease Activity and Use of Antimalarials on the Risk of Coronary-Artery Calcifications in SLE Patients.
Varisco ValentinaIdentification of the Clinical Features That Can Distinguish between Psoriatic Polyenthesitis and Fibromyalgia.
Varley CaraColonization and Infection by Staphylococcus Aureus among Those Using Biologic Therapy.
Varnier Giulia C.Preliminary Definition of Remission and Minimal Disease Activity Cut-Points for the Juvenile Arthritis Disease Activity Score (JADAS).
 Antinuclear Antibody Positive Patients Should Be Grouped as a Separate Category in the Classification of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis.
Varughese DanyIncidental Capture of Chikungunya Associated Chronic Rheumatism along with Other Rheumatic Musculoskeletal Disorders in a Rural Community in South India: A BJD India WHO COPCORD (Community Oriented Program for Control of Rheumatic Diseases) Project.
Vasaitis LilianAssociation between Lymphotoxin Alpha Genetic Variants and Primary Sjgren's Syndrome in Scandinavian Samples.
 Germinal Center (GC) Formation in Salivary Gland Biopsies at Diagnosis of Primary Sjgren's Syndrome (pSS) Is a New and Strong Predictor of Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma (NHL) during Follow-Up.
Vasconcelos CarlosRepeat Kidney Biopsies Fail To Detect Differences between Azathioprine and Mycophenolate Mofetil Maintenance Therapy for Lupus Nephritis: Data from the MAINTAIN Nephritis Trial.
 A Comprehensive Replication Study and Functional Analysis of SLE Associated Variants in BLK, ATG5, PXK and SCUBE1.
Vasconcelos JoanaTNF Therapy Reduces the Odds of Worsening Disability Trajectories in Rheumatoid Arthritis over at Least 2 YearsData from the NDB-Portugal Cohort.
Vasconcelos Mariana M.Effectiveness of the Global Posture Reeducation Method (GPR) and Segmental Stretching in the Treatment of Chronic Back Pain: A Randomized Controlled Trial.
Vastesaeger NathanResponse, Remission, and Flare during Early Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis with Infliximab.
 Changes in CRP Levels Are Associated with Clinical Response Patterns during Treatment with InfliximabA Potential Role for CRP in Guiding Dose Optimization.
 Prediction of Early Response to Anti-TNF Therapy and Disease Activity State Using the Ankylosing Spondylitis Disease Activity Score (ASDAS).
Vasudevan A.Antimalarials May Attenuate the Risk of Metabolic Syndrome in SLE: Results from an International Imception Cohort Registry.
Vasudevan AnantDo Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis Exhibit Differential Cellular Responses to Implant Wear Debris and Do the Implant Failure Mechanisms Differ from Non-RA Patients?
Vasudevan ArchanaAutoantibodies as Biomarkers for the Prediction of Neuropsychiatric Events in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Vaughn Frances L.A Role for PACE4 in Pain in Mice and Humans: Pain Phenotype of a PACE4 Null Mutant and Genetic Association with Knee Osteoarthritis Pain.
Vaz BerchmanSubsequent Therapy of Patients with Biologic Response Modifiers after a Diagnosis of Coccidiomycosis Infection.
Vazquez-Mellado JanitziaProgressive Reduction in Tophus Burden with Pegloticase Therapy in Patients with Chronic Gout Refractory to Conventional Therapy.
 Estimation of Optimal Cutt-Off Point of Ankylosing Spondylitis Disease Activity Score (ASDAS), Bath Ankylosing Spondylitis Disease Activity Index (BASDAI) and Mini-BASDAI.
Vazquez-Rodriguez Tomás R.Influence of CD40 rs1883832 Polymorphism in the Susceptibility to and Clinical Manifestations of Biopsy-Proven Giant Cell Arteritis.
Veale DouglasFatigue in Inflammatory Arthritis: Clinical Characteristics, and Contributory Factors Following 6-Months of Anti-TNF Therapy.
 Novel PET/MR Fusion Imaging and Quantification of Knee Synovitis in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 In Vitro Hypoxia-Induced Mitochondrial Genome Mutagenesis and Dysfunction.
 Measuring Fatigue in Patients with Inflammatory Arthritis in Clinical Practice: Single Dimension and Multidimensional Scale Comparison.
Veale Douglas J.Functional Benefits Following Dynamic Exercise in Patients with RA Taking Anti-TNF Therapy Reflected in Lower Limb Function Tests but Not the HAQ.
 Contribution of NR4A2 Gene Expression in Modulation of Thrombospondin-1 in Human Joint Disease.
 Periarticular Bone Changes in Psoriatic and Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Following Anti-TNF-alpha Therapy.
 TLR2 Mediates Acute Serum Amyloid A Induced Pro-Inflammatory Effects in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 Mitochondrial Mutagenesis in Synovial Tissue Is Associated with In Vivo Hypoxia, Inflammation and Oxidative Damage.
 Blockade of TLR2 Prevents Spontaneous and Induced Cytokine Release from Rheumatoid Arthritis Ex Vivo Synovial Explant Cultures.
 The Comparison of Ultrasound & Physical Findings (CUSP) Remission StudyUltrasound Remission Is Attained in Only 20 of Patients on Anti-TNF Therapy.
 Differential Serum Glycosylation Changes in Rheumatoid and Psoriatic ArthritisIn Response to Anti-TNF Therapy.
 Toll-Like Receptor 2 Activation Induces Angiogenesis, ICAM-1 Expression and EC Invasion in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Veenhof CindyAn Update of the Dutch Physical Therapy Guideline on Hip and Knee Osteoarthritis (HKOA).
Veeraraghavan SridharImmunomodulatory Properties of Novel CRAC Channel Inhibitors Exhibit Promising Potential in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Vega RobertColonization and Infection by Staphylococcus Aureus among Those Using Biologic Therapy.
Vega-Ostertag MarianoAnti-2 Glycoprotein I Antibodies from Leprosy Patients Do Not Show Thrombogenic Effects in an In Vivo Animal Model.
Vela-Ojeda JorgeDendritic Cells and Regulatory T CD4CD25Bright in Pregnant Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Velasco FranciscoRole of Reactive Oxigen Species and ROS-Dependent Downstream Signalling in the Prothrombotic State Elicited by Antiphospholipid Antibodies from Primary Antiphospholipid Syndrome Patients.
Velasco JaredFungal beta-Glucan Triggers Spondyloarthropathy and Crohn's Disease in SKG Mice.
Velosa Ana Paula P.Endothelial Dysfunction and Abnormal Collagen V Deposition in Pulmonary Vasculature of Experimental Systemic Sclerosis Model.
Velosa Ana Paula PereiraSynovial Extracellular Matrix Remodeling in Experimental Model of Diabetes.
Venables Patrick J.Immunisation with Citrullinated Human and Porphyromonas Gingivalis Enolase Induces Rapid Onset Arthritis in HLA DR4 Transgenic Mice.
Vencovsky JiriSeroprevalence of NMO-IgG (Anti-Aquaporin 4 Antibodies) in Patients with Neuropsychiatric Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
 Efficacy and Safety of Certolizumab Pegol Plus Methotrexate in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA): 3-Year Data from the RAPID 2 Study.
 Pro-Inflammatory Properties of IL-35 and Its Association with Disease Activity in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 Longitudinally Followed Serum Levels of B-Cell Activating Factor of the TNF Family Correlate with Disease Activity in Anti-Jo-1 Positive Patients with Myositis.
Venkatraman Manorama M.Double-Blind, Randomized, Controlled, Placebo-Included, Pilot Study Comparing Classical Ayurvedic Medicine, Methotrexate, and Their Combination in RA.
Venugopalan AnuradhaChloroquine (CQN) Is Not Superior to Meloxicam (MCAM) in the Treatment of Early Persistent Musculoskeletal Pain and Polyarthralgias' (MSK-P) Following Chikungunya (CHIKV): A Non Commercial Investigator Initiated Community Based Controlled Drug Study.
 Cytokines in Chikungunya (CHIKV): Storm in a Teacup or Winds before the Storm.
 HLA Class II Associations Differ in Indian (Asian) Patients Suffering from RA: Regional Population (Urban and Rural) Surveys Using COPCORD Bhigwan Model.
Vera-Lastra OlgaDendritic Cells and Regulatory T CD4CD25Bright in Pregnant Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Verghese JoeModifiable Predictors of Racial Differences in Gait Velocity in an Elderly Urban Cohort.
Vergnaud PhillipA Novel Serum Biomarker of Cartilage Destruction, Measured in OA and RA Patients, Is Significantly Associated with Kellgren-Lawrence Score.
Verheij Robert A.Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence in a Primary Care Cohort of Individuals with Inflammatory Arthritis, Diabetes, and Osteoarthritis: A Comparative Cross-Sectional Study.
 Elevated Prevalence of Hypothyroidism in Female Inflammatory Arthritis Patients in Primary Care Amplifies the Prevalence of Cardiovascular Disease.
Verhoef JohnRheumatology Health Professionals' Care: Current and Future Tasks and Education.
Vermeer MarloesRadiological Progression in Very Early Rheumatoid Arthritis, Results of the DREAM Remission Induction Cohort.
 Is DAS28 Remission Good Enough? Disease Activity and Functionality in Rheumatoid Arthritis, Results of the DREAM Remission Induction Cohort.
 Long-Term Remission in Daily Clinical Practice: Excellent 2 Year Results with Treatment To Target in Very Early Rheumatoid Arthritis, Results of the DREAM Remission Induction Cohort.
Vermeij ElineTowards Personalized Arthritis Gene Therapy: Screening of Computationally-Designed Promoters in an In Vivo Mouse Model and in Human Synovial Fibroblasts.
 Fluorescence Imaging of Articular Proteinase Activities and Osteoblast Activity Showed Treatment Response to Anti-Interleukin-1 Antibodies in a Mouse Model of Collagen-Induced Arthritis.
Vermeulen Eric M.An Update of the Dutch Physical Therapy Guideline on Hip and Knee Osteoarthritis (HKOA).
Vernejoul Marie-Christine deEffect of Oral Ibandronate on Bone Microarchitecture in Women with OsteopeniaA Randomized Placebo-Controlled Trial.
Vernon EmmaCharacterization of Laboratory Parameters in Long-Term Extension Studies of Tocilizumab in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 Safety and Tolerability of Tocilizumab in Long-Term Extension Studies of Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 Tocilizumab (TCZ) Plus Methotrexate (MTX) in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Patients (pts) Who Increased TCZ Dose from 4 mg/kg to 8 mg/kg: LITHE Radiographic and Safety Data.
 LITHE: Tocilizumab (TCZ) Inhibits Radiographic Progression and Improves Physical Function in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Patients (pts) at 3 Years with Maintenance of Clinical Efficacy over Time.
 Long-Term Efficacy of Tocilizumab (TCZ) in Patients (Pts) with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Treated up to 3.7 Years.
Verrouil EvelynePrevalence of Symptomatic Knee and Hip OA: A Population-Based Survey in France.
Versari AnnibaleDisease Activity Assessment in Large Vessel Vasculitis.
Verschueren P.Safety, Tolerability, Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacodynamics and Efficacy of the Monoclonal Antibody ASK8007 Blocking Osteopontin in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis in a Randomized, Placebo-Controlled, Combined First-in-Man and Proof-of-Concept Study.
Verschueren PatrickEffectiveness of Initial Treatment Allocation Based on Expert Opinion for Prevention of Rapid Radiological Progression in a Daily Practice Early RA Cohort.
Versnel Marjan A.Interferon Type I Signature in Monocytes in Primary Sjgren's Syndrome.
Verstappen S. M. M.Working Status in Patients with Early Inflammatory Polyarthritis: Results from the Norfolk Arthritis Register (NOAR).
 In Patients with Early Inflammatory Polyarthritis, ACPA Positivity and Inefficacy of the First DMARD Are Associated with the Need To Start a Biologic Later on: Results from the Norfolk Arthritis Register (NOAR).
Verstappen Suzanne M.Reproductive History and Functional Outcome in Women with Recent-Onset Inflammatory Polyarthritis.
 Early and Persistent Clinical Remission Reduces Long-Term Disability in Inflammatory Polyarthritis: Results from the Norfolk Arthritis Register.
Verstappen Suzanne M. M.Traditional and Novel Risk Markers for Atherosclerosis but Not Clinical Measures of Inflammatory Disease Are Associated with Atheromatous Plaque Presence in Early Inflammatory PolyarthritisResults from the Norfolk Arthritis Register (NOAR).
Vervoordeldonk MargrietCD44 Involvement in Arthritis: The Role of cd44-Splice Variants in Development of Collagen-Induced Arthritis in Mice.
 Ras GTPase Homologues Make Redundant Contributions to RA FLS Activation and Broad Silencing of Ras Proteins Decreases Inflammation and Joint Destruction in Experimental Arthritis.
Vervoordeldonk Margriet J.SNAPIN: A Novel Endogenous TLR Ligand in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Verweij Cornelis L.Gene Expression Profiling in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Following B Cell Depletion with Rituximab Reveals Changes in Type I IFN Activity Related to Clinical Responsiveness.
Vessey AdeleImproved Health-Related Quality of Life (HRQOL) with Apremilast (APR) Treatment in Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA): Results from a Phase 2 Randomized Controlled Study.
Vestweber DietmarAn Endothelium-Specific NF-kappaB Inhibitor Ameliorates Inflammatory Joint Diseases.
Vettori SerenaEuropean Scleroderma Study Group (ESCSG) Activity Index Is Correlated to Quality of Life Measures Both at Admission and Overtime.
Viale AgnesCharacteristic Oral and Intestinal Microbiota in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA): A Trigger for Autoimmunity?
Viana Vilma S. T.The Novel Pandemic Influenza A (H1N1) 2009 Vaccine: Low Rate of Seroconversion after Vaccination in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Viana Vilma TrindadeSafety and Low Seroprotection/Seroconversion Rates of Pandemic Influenza A Vaccine (Anti-H1N1/2009) in Juvenile Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Viappiani SerenaEffects of NSAIDs and the Cyclooxygenase-Inhibiting Nitric Oxide Donator (CINOD) NCX 429 on Human Chondrocytes and Cartilage from OA Patients.
Viatte SebastienGenetic Markers of Rheumatoid Arthritis Susceptibility in Anti-Citrullinated Peptide Antibody Negative and Shared Epitope Negative Patients.
 Identification of Genetic Markers of Rheumatoid Arthritis Severity by Genome-Wide Association Studies.
Vibert Jean-FrancoisImpact of Environmental Factors on Disease Activity in Spondyloarthritis (SPA): Results of the Prospective Co-Env Cohort.
Vicente Esther FranciscaPrevalence of Associated Autoimmune Diseases in a Spanish Population with Systemic Sclerosis.
Victor TapsonThe Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Quality Enhancement Research Initiative (PAH-QuERI): Comparing Baseline Characteristics, Management and Survival in Patients with Idiopathic PAH (IPAH) to Patients with Systemic Sclerosis Related PAH (SSc-PAH).
Vicuna Rosario García deA Double-Blind Placebo Controlled Trial of Infliximab in Patients with Corticosteroid-Dependent Polymyalgia Rheumatica.
Vidal SilviaEffect of Rituximab Treatment on Il-15 and T Cell Subpopulations in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients.
Vidaud MichelIL-25: A Cytokine Linking Eosinophils and Adaptative Immunity in Churg-Strauss Syndrome.
Vieira Veronica M.Geographical Variation of Rheumatoid Arthritis in Stockholm County, Sweden.
Vielleux MartinRegional Brain Diffusion Abnormalities in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Viergever M. A.Bone Density Measurement in Osteoarthritis Using Digital Radiographic Procedures.
 Detection of Radiographic Progression in Early Knee Osteoarthritis (CHECK): Sensitivity to Change of Knee Images Digital Analysis Compared to Altman Grading.
 The Importance of Methodological Quality for the Association between Radiographic and Clinical Features of Hip and Knee Osteoarthritis: A Systematic Review.
Vignoli MarinaNovel Mutations of Camptodactyly Arthropathy Coxa Vara Pericarditis (CACP) Syndrome: A Study on Ten Cases.
Vignon E. P.The Importance of Methodological Quality for the Association between Radiographic and Clinical Features of Hip and Knee Osteoarthritis: A Systematic Review.
Vigus AprilAnti-CCP Antibodies Identify a Subset of RF-Negative Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis.
Vihervaara VilleComprehensive Health Economic Assessment of Sequenced Treatment with Biologics in Moderate-to-Severe Rheumatoid Arthritis: Analysis Based on ACR50 and ACR70 Responses.
Vijayvergiya RajeshEfficacy of Tadalafil in Raynaud's Phenomenon Secondary to Systemic Sclerosis: A Double Blind Randomized Placebo Controlled Parallel Group Multicentric Study.
Vijenthira AbiJointly Managing Arthritis: Information Needs of Children with Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA) and Their Parents.
Vikerfors AnnaDecreased Fibrin Clot Porosity in Patients with Antifosfolipid Syndrome.
Vila Luis M.Ethnic Specific Genetic Associations within the FCRL Gene Cluster in SLE.
 Fine Mapping and Trans-Ethnicity Genotyping in IL2/IL21 Establish the Genetic Association between IL21 and Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Villa IgnacioAdalimumab Therapy in 18 Patients with Severe Hidradenitis Suppurativa.
 Expression and Function of Toll Like Receptors in Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells of Patients with Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Giant Cell Arteritis.
Villa-Blanco IgnacioPredictive Value of High Levels of Antinuclear Antibodies in People without Other Feature of Autoinmunity. A Prospective Study.
Villaggio BarbaraCTLA-4-Ig Fusion Protein (Abatacept) Modulate Inflammatory Activity of Cultured Synovial Macrophages from Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients.
Villalba Jose ManuelRole of Reactive Oxigen Species and ROS-Dependent Downstream Signalling in the Prothrombotic State Elicited by Antiphospholipid Antibodies from Primary Antiphospholipid Syndrome Patients.
Villeneuve EdithDys-Regulation of T-Cell Subsets and Cytokines Is Associated with the Development of Inflammatory Symptoms in ACPA-Positive Asymptomatic Individual.
 T-Cell Subsets Dys-Regulation and Cytokines Are Predictive of RA Pathogenesis in an ACPA-Positive Background.
Vincent AnnHysterectomy Status and Fibromyalgia Symptom Severity.
 Predictors of Clinical Outcome in Fibromyalgia: Single Center Experience of a Brief Interdisciplinary Fibromyalgia Treatment Program.
Vincent AshleyFibromyalgia Is Associated with a Disruption of Emotional Modulation of Pain, but Not Emotional Modulation of Spinal Nociception.
Vincent CorineBone Events in Type 1 Gaucher Disease before and during Treatment.
Vincent GrahamA Novel Tool for Fully Automatic Quantification of MRI Synovitis in Rheumatoid Arthritis Is More Sensitive to Change Than the Current Standard Semi-Quantitative Assessment.
Vincken K. L.Bone Density Measurement in Osteoarthritis Using Digital Radiographic Procedures.
Vinterberg HenrikMRI Bone Edema Is an Independent Predictor of Development of Rheumatoid Arthritis in Patients with Early Undifferentiated Arthritis.
Virayavanich WarapatQuantitative Characterization of Bone Marrow Edema in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Virta LauriPermanent Working Disability Caused by Rheumatoid Arthritis Is Declining, Partly Due to Use of TNF-InhibitorsResults from a Nationwide Finnish Register in 20002007.
Visconti ChiaraHigh Frequency of Subclinical Ultrasound-Detected Synovitis in Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Patients with Clinically-Defined Inactive Disease.
Visconti Richard P.Normal Monocyte and Fibrocyte Behavior in Scleroderma Is Restored by Caveolin-1 Scaffolding Domain (CSD) Peptide: Implications for Treating Scleroderma Lung Disease.
Visman IngridDecreased Recurrence Rate of Anterior Uveitis in Ankylosing Spondylitis Treated with AdalimumabAn Interim Analysis.
Visman Ingrid M.Renal Dysfunction in Rheumatoid Arthritis Is Associated with Incident Cardiovascular Disease, Independently of Traditional Risk Factors: The CARRE Study.
 TNF-alpha Blocking Therapy Lowers Cardiovascular Risk in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Visser HenkValidity of the Revised ACR/EULAR Classification Criteria for Rheumatoid Arthritis: Predicting Persistent Arthritis and Joint Erosions after 2 Years in Patients with Early Undifferentiated Arthritis.
 Disappointing Responsiveness of the SF-6D to Improvement in Patients Receiving a First TNF-Blocker: Results of the DREAM Registry.
Visser K.Induction Therapy with Methotrexate and Prednisone in Rheumatoid or Very Early Arthritic Disease: IMPROVED Study.
Vissink ArjanClonal Analysis of Ig-Expressing Cells in Salivary Glands of Primary Sjgren's Syndrome Patients after Anti-CD20 Treatment.
 Is Retreatment with Rituximab in Patients with Primary Sjgren's Syndrome Safe and Effective?
 Effect of Rituximab Treatment on BAFF Levels in Patients with Primary Sjgren's Syndrome: A Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trial.
Vista Evan GlennStrong Viral Associations among Filipinos with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
 Influenza Humoral Immune Responses in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
 Influenza Vaccination Can Induce New Onset Anticardiolipins but Not 2-Glycoprotein-I Antibodies among Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Visvanathan SudhaSerum Markers Associated with Structural Damage in Methotrexate Nave Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Treated with MTX in Combination with Placebo or Golimumab, a Human Anti-TNFa Monoclonal Antibody.
Viswanadha SrikantImmunomodulatory Properties of Novel CRAC Channel Inhibitors Exhibit Promising Potential in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Viswanathan HemaImpact of Incident Clinical Vertebral Fractures on Back Pain Outcomes in Postmenopausal Women Who Participated in the FREEDOM Trial.
 Osteoporosis Medication Adherence and Fracture Risk among Women in a Large U.S. Health Plan.
 Assessment of the Incremental Cost of Osteoporosis-Related Fractures among Women in a Large U.S. Managed Care Population.
Vital Edward J.A Novel Tool for Fully Automatic Quantification of MRI Synovitis in Rheumatoid Arthritis Is More Sensitive to Change Than the Current Standard Semi-Quantitative Assessment.
Vital Edward M.Serum Cytokine Profile Predicts Response to Rituximab Therapy in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Vitale AgataValidation of the Newly Developed Pediatric Criteria for the Diagnosis of Familiar Mediterranean Fever in a Large Pediatric Cohort of Western European Children with Periodic Fever.
Vitali ClaudioEULAR Sjgren's Syndrome Patient Reported Index (ESSPRI): Development of a Consensus Patient Index for Primary Sjgren's Syndrome.
 Patients' Complaints Depend on Systemic Status in Patient with Primary Sjgren s Syndrome: Concordant Results from 2 Independant Cohorts.
Vitalle Maria SylviaStress in Adolescents with Idiopathic Musculoskeletal Pain.
Vito Alessandro DeMicroembolic Signals Detected by Transcranial Doppler Ultrasound Corresponds to Persistence of Foramen Ovale in Neuropsychiatric Lupus with Brain MRI Abnormalities.
Vitolo BarbaraClinical, Radiographic and Biomolecular Features of B Cell Synovitis in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Vittadello FabioJuvenile Localized Scleroderma of the Face: A Neuro-Cutaneous Disease?
 Methotrexate in Children with Juvenile Localized Scleroderma: A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial.
 Predictors of Outcome in Juvenile Polyarteritis Nodosa: A Multicenter Study.
Vittecoq OlivierPatients' Complaints Depend on Systemic Status in Patient with Primary Sjgren s Syndrome: Concordant Results from 2 Independant Cohorts.
 Correlation of Serum BAFF and Markers of B-Cell Activation with Systemic Involvement Assessed by the EULAR Sjgren's Syndrome Disease Activity Index: Results from the ASSESS Prospective Cohort.
 Regulatory T Cells from Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis Are Not Affected by Adalimumab and Etanercept.
 Identification of Genes Associated with Erosion in Cohorts of Patients with Early Arthritis.
Vives Laura LópezSevere and Opportunistic Infections during Giant Cell Arteritis Course: A Case-Control Study.
Vivier EricIL-18 Binding Protein (IL-18BP) Dramatically Improves Liver Histological Lesions in an Animal Model of Macrophage Activation Syndrome (MAS).
Vivino Frederick B.Extra-Glandular Manifestations of Primary Sjgren's Syndrome in the SICCA International Sjgren's Syndrome Registry.
 New Classification Criteria for Childhood Sjgren's Syndrome.
Vlachoyiannopoulos Panayiotis2-Glycoprotein Exists in a Distinct Molecular Post-Translational Oxidative State in the Antiphospholipid Syndrome: Novel Prognostic Assays and Insights into Antigenicity.
Vlad Steven C.Bisphosphonate (BisP) Use May Be a Risk Factor for Osteonecrosis (ON) in Those Who Have Not Used Glucocorticoids (GCs): Data from the Health Improvement Network (THIN).
Vlaeyen JohanCorrelates of Physical Function in Axial Spondylarthropathy: Fear of Movement as an Independent Contributor.
Vlahos BonnieClinical Improvement with Etanercept Versus Sulfasalazine Treatment in Patients with Ankylosing Spondylitis: Comparative Performance of Various Efficacy Measurements (ASCEND).
Vlamakis Vivian E.Characterization of Human Follicular Helper T Cells.
Vlieland Thea P. M. VlietAn Interactive Website Reduces the Information Need Regarding the Accessibility of Health Care Services in RA Patients.
 Home-Based Exercise Therapy in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Systematic Review.
 Rheumatology Health Professionals' Care: Current and Future Tasks and Education.
 An Update of the Dutch Physical Therapy Guideline on Hip and Knee Osteoarthritis (HKOA).
 Feasibility of Online Registration of Physical Functioning by RA Patients in the Out Patient Clinic.
Vliet-Vlieland Thea P. M.Preclinical Evaluation of Cardiac Involvement in Systemic Sclerosis Patients by Speckle Tracking Strain Analysis.
Voermans CarlijnMonocyte Migration to the Synovium in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Treated with Adalimumab.
Vogel-Claussen JensNon-Calcified Coronary Plaque (NCP) in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE): Quantitative Analysis.
Vogl ThomasAlarmins S100A8 and S100A9 Skew Human Chondrocytes towards a Cartilage Breakdown Phenotype.
 Alarmins S100A8 and A9 Are Expressed in Synovium of Early OA Patients and Regulate Synovial Activation and Joint Destruction during Experimental Osteoarthritis.
 S100A8 Enhances Osteoclastic Bone Resorption in Experimental Antigen-Induced Arthritis.
Vogler Larry B.The Georgia Lupus Registry: Health Care Utilization Rises during the Transition from Pediatric to Adult Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) Care.
 HLA Associations in Oligo- and Polyarticular RF (-) Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis-Associated Uveitis.
 Hierarchy of Risk Conferred by the HLA-DR Shared Epitope in Childhood Onset Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Voitzsch AnkeDifferences in the Autonomic Reactivity Pattern upon Various Stressors in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Vojinovic JelenaContribution of TNFalpha308 and T676G TNF-RII Polymorphism on Response to Etanercept and Posibility To Discontinue Treatment.
Volin Michael V.Anti-CXCL5 Therapy Ameliorates IL-17 Induced Arthritis.
 Local Expression of IL-27 Reduces Collagen Induced Arthritis through Reduction of Monocyte Migration and Vascularization.
 CCL15/Leukotactin-1: A Novel Mediator of Rheumatoid Arthritis Fibroblast-Like Synoviocyte Migration Via CCR3 and MAP Kinases.
 Downstream Targets of IL-17 in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 Characterization of CCR7 and Its Ligands CCL19 and CCL21 in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Voll ReinhardAn Endothelium-Specific NF-kappaB Inhibitor Ameliorates Inflammatory Joint Diseases.
Voll Reinhard E.Involvement of Toll-Like Receptor 2 in Pristane-Induced Lupus.
Vollenhoven Ronald V.Anakinra in Adult Onset Stills Disease (AOSD). Clinically Beneficial Results in an Open, Randomized, Multicenter Study.
 SLE and Atherosclerotic Risk Factors by Ethnicity and Geographic Distribution at Inception in a International Cohort of SLE.
 Mortality in a Multinational Inception Cohort of SLE.
 Prevalence and Persistence of Metabolic Syndrome in a Multicentre International Inception Cohort of Patients with SLE.
 Atherosclerotic Vascular Events in a Multinational Inception Cohort of SLE: Description and Attribution over an 8 Year Period.
Vollenweider CristinaEULAR Sjgren's Syndrome Patient Reported Index (ESSPRI): Development of a Consensus Patient Index for Primary Sjgren's Syndrome.
Vollenweider Cristina F.Extra-Glandular Manifestations of Primary Sjgren's Syndrome in the SICCA International Sjgren's Syndrome Registry.
Voloshyna IrynaAtherogenic Properties of Rheumatoid Arthritis Plasma: Effect on Cholesterol Transport Genes.
Von Feldt Joan MarieCirculating Pro-Angiogenic Cells Are Reduced in Patients with SLE Independent of the Presence of Coronary Artery Calcification.
von Hinueber UlrichIncrease in Direct and Decrease in Indirect Costs of Rheumatoid Arthritis in Germany between 2002 and 2008.
Von Muhlen Carlos A.Autoantibodies to a Novel Cytoplasmic Rod/Ring Structure Target CTP/GTP Synthetic Pathway in HCV Infection after Interferon/Ribavirin Therapy.
 Efficacy and Safety of Ocrelizumab in Patients with Active Rheumatoid Arthritis Who Had an Inadequate Response to Methotrexate: Results from the Phase III STAGE Trial.
Vonk M. C.Analysis of the Influence of PTPN22 Gene Polymorphisms in Systemic Sclerosis.
Vonk MadelonProteomic Analysis of Systemic Sclerosis Serum Identifies the Toll-Like Receptor Agonists S100A8/A9 as a Novel Possible Pathogenic Marker.
 Functional Variants in the Pre-B Cell Colony Enhancing Factor Gene Are Associated with Systemic Sclerosis Susceptibility and the Clinical Hallmark Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension.
 CXCL4, a Novel Marker for Systemic Sclerosis That Clearly Correlates with the Clinical Hallmarks and Pathological Events.
 Skewed X-Chromosomal Inactivation Impacts T Regulatory Cell Function in Systemic Sclerosis.
Vonk Madelon C.Genome-Wide Association Study of Systemic Sclerosis Clinical Features Identifies New Disease Risk Variants.
Vonkeman Harald E.Cardiovascular Risk Estimates in Rheumatoid Arthritis in the Netherlands.
 Statins Inhibit the Anti-Rheumatic Effects of Rituximab in Rheumatoid ArthritisResults from the Dutch Rheumatoid Arthritis Monitoring (DREAM) Registry.
Vos K.Rituximab-Reduced Immunoglobulin Free Light Chains in RA Correlate with Disease Suppression: A Novel Mechanism of Action of Rituximab.
Vos KoenMechanism of Inhibition of Joint Destruction by Rituximab in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 Relationship between Rituximab Serum Levels and Progression of Structural Damage in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients.
Voskuyl AlexandreHigh Reliability of Nailfold VideocapillaroscopyAn Outcome Measure for Systemic Sclerosis-Related Microvsacular Disease?
Voskuyl Alexandre E.18FPEG-Folate: A New Potential Macrophage PET Tracer for Imaging of Arthritis.
 Rituximab Alters the HDL Particle from a Pro-Inflammatory into an Anti-Inflammatory Property in Good Responding Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients.
 Gene Expression Profiling in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Following B Cell Depletion with Rituximab Reveals Changes in Type I IFN Activity Related to Clinical Responsiveness.
 Genome-Wide Association Study of Systemic Sclerosis Clinical Features Identifies New Disease Risk Variants.
 Renal Dysfunction in Rheumatoid Arthritis Is Associated with Incident Cardiovascular Disease, Independently of Traditional Risk Factors: The CARRE Study.
 Five Year Follow-Up Study of Bone Mineral Density in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: The Influence of Corticosteroid Treatment.
Vosslamber SaskiaGene Expression Profiling in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Following B Cell Depletion with Rituximab Reveals Changes in Type I IFN Activity Related to Clinical Responsiveness.
Vosters Jelle L.Local TACI-Ig Gene Therapy of the Salivary Gland of NOD Mice Reduces Auto-Immune Inflammation by Affecting the B Cell Compartment.
 Targeting the Splicing of mRNA in Autoimmune Diseases: BAFF Inhibition in Sjgren's Syndrome as a Proof of Concept.
Voulgarelis MichaelPreliminary Classification Criteria for the Cryoglobulinemic Syndrome.
 Prognosis of Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas in Primary Sjogren's Syndrome.
Vounotrypidis PeriklisPregnancy Related Morbidity and Mortality in Patients with Systemic VasculitisA Single Centre Controlled Study.
Vreijling JeroenRas GTPase Homologues Make Redundant Contributions to RA FLS Activation and Broad Silencing of Ras Proteins Decreases Inflammation and Joint Destruction in Experimental Arthritis.
Vreugdenhil S. A.Early Clinical Response to Treatment Predicts Long-Term Outcome in RA Patients: 5 Year Follow-Up Results of a MTX-Based Tight Control Strategy (CAMERA).
Vugler AlexanderBlockade of CD40L with a Monovalent Fab' PEG Monoclonal Antibody Inhibits Disease in the Murine Collagen-Induced Arthritis Model.
Vukelic MilenaEngraftment of PBMC from SLEand ACL Donors into BALB-Rag2/ IL2Rgc-KO Mice: A Promising Model for Studying SLE.
 The Cholinergic Anti-Inflammatory Pathway as a Modulator of Immune Complex-Induced Acute Inflammation.
Vukelic SasaDoes Treatment with Imatinib Modify Gene Expression in the Skin and Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells of Patient with Systemic Sclerosis?
Vyse Timothy J.Study of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Susceptibility Genes in a Hispanic Population: Identification of Six New Candidate Susceptibility Loci.
 Large-Scale Mapping of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) Variants across Different Ethnicities Reveals That the IRF5-TNPO3 Region Is the Strongest Common Risk Factor.
 Identification of a Novel Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Susceptibility Locus at 11p13 near CD44 in a Multi-Ethnic Study.
 Association of Variants in the NF-kB Regulatory Pathway Loci with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus in Multiple Populations.
 Fine Mapping and Trans-Ethnicity Genotyping in IL2/IL21 Establish the Genetic Association between IL21 and Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
 Association of PPP2CA Polymorphisms with SLE Susceptibility in Multiple Ethnic Groups.
 Ethnic Specific Genetic Associations within the FCRL Gene Cluster in SLE.
 Fine Mapping of NMNAT2 for Association with SLE Susceptibility: A Multiethnic Case-Control Study.
 Association of Variants in the TNFAIP3 Region with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus in a Multi-Ethnic Study.
 Association of Variants in the TLR7-TLR8 Region with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus in Non-Asian Populations.
 Meta-Analysis of Autoimmune Variants Shared between Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) and 16 Other Diseases Identifies Novel SLE Loci.
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