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Rheumatoid arthritis

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18-10-2018 | Rheumatoid arthritis | Article

Systematic review and meta-analysis: Mindfulness-based interventions for rheumatoid arthritis

DiRenzo D et al. Curr Rheumatol Rep 2018; 20: 75. doi: 10.1007/s11926-018-0787-4

18-10-2018 | Microbiome | Editorial | Article

Why every rheumatologist should understand the microbiome

James Rosenbaum and Mark Asquith discuss how the microbiome interacts with the immune system, how this may induce inflammation, and how the microbiome could be used as a therapeutic target for rheumatic diseases.

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James T Rosenbaum, Mark J Asquith

Why every rheumatologist should understand the microbiome

James Rosenbaum and Mark Asquith discuss how the microbiome interacts with the immune system, how this may induce inflammation, and how the microbiome could be used as a therapeutic target for rheumatic diseases.

03-10-2018 | Osteoarthritis | News

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Diabetes linked to elevated arthritis, osteoporosis risk

Patients with diabetes have an increased risk for arthritis, osteoporosis, and musculoskeletal pain, study findings indicate.

29-08-2018 | Rheumatoid arthritis | Article

Associations between fatigue and physical capacity in people moderately affected by rheumatoid arthritis

Demmelmaier I et al. Rheumatol Int 2018. doi: 10.1007/s00296-018-4140-z

Mediterranean diet and risk of rheumatoid arthritis: A population-based case-control study

The aim of this study was to investigate the association between the Mediterranean diet and risk of rheumatoid arthritis (RA), taking RA subtype, gender and other RA risk factors into account [read more].
Johansson K et al. Arthritis Res Ther 2018; 20: 175. doi: 10.1186/s13075-018-1680-2

09-08-2018 | Rheumatoid arthritis | Article

Mediterranean diet and risk of rheumatoid arthritis: A population-based case-control study

Johansson K et al. Arthritis Res Ther 2018; 20: 175. doi: 10.1186/s13075-018-1680-2

31-07-2018 | Rheumatoid arthritis | Article

Exercise for rheumatoid arthritis of the hand

Williams MA et al. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2018. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD003832.pub3

20-07-2018 | Physical activity | Highlight | News

Physical activity recommendations for patients with OA and inflammatory arthritis published

EULAR has issued evidence-based recommendations for physical activity in patients with osteoarthritis and inflammatory arthritis.

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Ann Rheum Dis 2018; doi:10.1136/annrheumdis-2018-213585

11-07-2018 | Physical activity | Article

2018 EULAR recommendations for physical activity in people with inflammatory arthritis and osteoarthritis

Osthoff AKR et al. Ann Rheum Dis 2018. doi: 10.1136/annrheumdis-2018-213585

11-07-2018 | Arthroplasty | Review | Article

Total joint arthroplasty in patients with inflammatory rheumatic diseases

Compagnoni R, Gualtierotti R, Randelli P. Adv Ther 2018. doi: 10.1007/s12325-018-0750-9

03-07-2018 | Geriatric | Review | Article

Management of inflammatory rheumatic conditions in the elderly

Lahaye C et al. Rheumatology (Oxford) 2018: key165. doi: 10.1093/rheumatology/key165

28-06-2018 | Rheumatoid arthritis | News

Interval walk training may be beneficial for RA patients

Preliminary findings suggest that a walking-based high-intensity interval training program is associated with reduced disease activity and improved cardiorespiratory fitness among older patients with stable rheumatoid arthritis.

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Arthritis Res Ther 2018; 20: 127

28-06-2018 | Rheumatoid arthritis | Article

The REAL study: A nationwide prospective study of rheumatoid arthritis in Brazil

da Rocha Castelar-Pinheiro G et al. Adv Rheumatol 2018; 58: 9. doi: 10.1186/s42358-018-0017-9

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