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Diagnosis and screening

30-05-2019 | Arthroplasty | News

FDA approves first diagnostic test for joint replacement infections

The US FDA has approved a diagnostic test to aid detection of infections in the synovial fluid surrounding prosthetic joints in patients being considered for revision surgery.

08-04-2019 | Biomarkers | Highlight | News

Biomarker panel may help differentiate PsA from osteoarthritis

A panel of four soluble biomarkers comprising markers of cartilage metabolism, metabolic syndrome, and inflammation could distinguish psoriatic arthritis from osteoarthritis, researchers report.

Biomarker panel may help differentiate PsA from osteoarthritis

A panel of four soluble biomarkers comprising markers of cartilage metabolism, metabolic syndrome, and inflammation could distinguish psoriatic arthritis from osteoarthritis, researchers report.

21-07-2018 | Osteoarthritis | Article

A naturally ageing knee, or development of early knee osteoarthritis?

Magnusson K et al. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 2018. doi: 10.1016/j.joca.2018.04.020

19-07-2018 | Osteoarthritis | Article

Defining acute flares in knee osteoarthritis: A systematic review

Parry EL, Thomas MJ, Peat G. BMJ Open 2018; 8: e019804. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-019804

04-07-2018 | Osteoarthritis | Article

Early morphologic changes in trapeziometacarpal joint bones with osteoarthritis

Schneider MTY et al. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 2018. doi: 10.1016/j.joca.2018.06.008

03-07-2018 | Osteoarthritis | Article

Measurement properties for the revised patient-reported OsteoArthritis Quality Indicator questionnaire

Østerås N et al. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 2018. doi: 10.1016/j.joca.2018.06.007

13-06-2018 | Osteoarthritis | Review | Article

Molecular transport in articular cartilage: What have we learned from the past 50 years?

DiDomenico CD, Lintz M, Bonassar LJ. Nat Rev Rheumatol 2018; 14: 393–403. doi: 10.1038/s41584-018-0033-5

08-06-2018 | Pain | Review | Article

Cannabinoids for the treatment of rheumatic diseases: Where do we stand?

Katz-Talmor D et al. Nat Rev Rheumatol 2018. doi: 10.1038/s41584-018-0025-5

21-05-2018 | Osteoarthritis | Article

Prediction of midlife hand osteoarthritis in young men

Magnusson K et al. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 2018. doi: 10.1016/j.joca.2018.05.010

11-05-2018 | Osteoarthritis | Review | Article

The role of radiography and MRI for eligibility assessment in DMOAD trials of knee OA

Roemer FW et al. Nat Rev Rheumatol 2018; 14: 372–380. doi: 10.1038/s41584-018-0010-z

01-05-2018 | Diagnosis and screening | News

Radiographic scoring system shows potential for differentiating PsA from OA

Results of a pilot study suggest that a radiographic scoring system may be able to distinguish patients with psoriatic arthritis from those with nodal osteoarthritis.

30-04-2018 | Osteoarthritis | Article

Effects of glucosamine in patients with osteoarthritis of the knee: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Ogata T et al. Clin Rheumatol 2018; Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s10067-018-4106-2

20-04-2018 | Osteoarthritis | Article

Trabecular bone texture detected by plain radiography is associated with MRI-defined osteophytes in finger joints of women without radiographic osteoarthritis

Wolski M et al. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 2018; Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.joca.2018.04.007

24-01-2018 | Pathogenesis | Review | Article

Moving towards a molecular taxonomy of autoimmune rheumatic diseases

Barturen G et al. Nat Rev Rheumatol 2018; 14: 75–93. doi: 10.1038/nrrheum.2017.220

08-07-2017 | Osteoarthritis | Review | Article

Rapidly progressive osteoarthritis: A review of the clinical and radiologic presentation

The authors review the distinct clinical and radiographic features that may lead to prompt diagnosis of rapidly progressive osteoarthritis and thus obviate unnecessary and costly diagnostic workup.

Flemming DJ, Gustas-French CN. Curr Rheumatol Rep 2017;19:42. doi:10.1007/s11926-017-0665-5

23-03-2017 | Osteoarthritis | Article

A novel method of evaluating knee joint stability of patients with knee osteoarthritis: Multiscale entropy analysis with a knee-aiming task

This study proposes a novel index of knee joint stability which is feasible for quantitatively depicting knee stability and is a valuable tool to evaluate the effects of postoperative rehabilitation for knee osteoarthritis.

Zhou D et al. Scientific Reports 2017;7:354. doi:10.1038/s41598-017-00411-5

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