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Highlights from the 2018 ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting

Editorial board members Oliver FitzGerald and Fernando Pérez-Ruiz provide their highlights from the spondyloarthropathy and crystal arthropathy sessions at the 2018 ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting in Chicago, Illinois, USA.

31-10-2018 | Psoriatic arthritis | ACR/ARHP 2018 | Article

From the Editorial Board: Highlights from the 2018 ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting

Editorial board members Oliver FitzGerald and Fernando Pérez-Ruiz provide their highlights from the spondyloarthropathy and crystal arthropathy sessions at the 2018 ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting in Chicago, Illinois, USA.

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ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting; Chicago, Illinois, USA: 19–24 October 2018

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.

Authors:
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.

17-10-2018 | Psoriatic arthritis | News

News in brief

HIIT may be beneficial for PsA patients

Findings from a randomized trial indicate that high-intensity interval training may improve cardiorespiratory fitness in patients with psoriatic arthritis.

01-09-2018 | Psoriatic arthritis | Article

Incidence and predictive factors for orthopedic surgery in patients with psoriatic arthritis

Nystad TW et al. J Rheumatol 2018. doi: 10.3899/jrheum.180203

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

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.

Source:

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

07-03-2018 | Ankylosing spondylitis | Article

Prevalence and factors associated with disturbed sleep in outpatients with ankylosing spondylitis

Nie A et al. Clin Rheumatol 2018; 37: 2161–2168. doi: 10.1007/s10067-018-4190-3

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

25-06-2018 | Ankylosing spondylitis | Article

The efficiency of inspiratory muscle training in patients with ankylosing spondylitis

Basakci Calik B et al. Rheumatol Int 2018. doi: 10.1007/s00296-018-4093-2

12-05-2018 | Ankylosing spondylitis | Article

Assessment of aortic stiffness in patients with ankylosing spondylitis using cardiovascular magnetic resonance

Biesbroek PS et al. Clin Rheumatol 2018. doi: 10.1007/s10067-018-4135-x

03-05-2018 | Pain | Article

EULAR recommendations for the health professional’s approach to pain management in inflammatory arthritis and osteoarthritis

Geenen R et al. Ann Rheum Dis 2018; 77: 797–807. doi: 10.1136/annrheumdis-2017-212662

02-04-2018 | Ankylosing spondylitis | Review | Article

Personalized axial spondyloarthritis care

Akkoc N. Curr Treat Options in Rheum 2018; Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s40674-018-0094-2

28-11-2017 | Psoriatic arthritis | Article

A resistance exercise program improves functional capacity of patients with psoriatic arthritis: A randomized controlled trial

The results of this study demonstrate that resistance exercises are effective in improving functional capacity, disease activity, and the general quality of life of patients with psoriatic arthritis.

Roger-Silva D et al. Clin Rheumatol 2017. doi: 10.1007/s10067-017-3917-x

19-12-2017 | Medications | Editorial | Article

Managing antirheumatic medication in patients undergoing elective arthroplasty

Editorial Board member Oliver FitzGerald reviews the recent guideline for the perioperative management of antirheumatic medication in patients with rheumatic diseases undergoing elective total hip or total knee arthroplasty.

Author:
Oliver FitzGerald
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