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2017 Vol.35, N°2 - Table of contents

March-April 2017

March-April 2017

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The article "One Year in Review 2017: primary Sjögren’s syndrome" published in this current issue is also available as an online CME course. The course has been granted 5 (five) CME credits.

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One year in review

CER10335
2017,35,2
Pg. 0179-0191

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One year in review 2017: primary Sjögren’s syndrome
F. Ferro, E. Marcucci, M. Orlandi, C. Baldini, E. Bartoloni-Bocci

This article is also available as an online CME course. The course has been granted 5 (five) CME credits.

The registration and fruition of the online course is free of charge, the fee of EURO 25.00 (=20.49 + VAT) must be paid in order to obtain the credits.

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Rheumatology Abstract

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Full Papers

CER9242
2017,35,2
Pg. 0192-0200

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Treat-to-target biologic therapy in patients with rheumatoid arthritis is more efficacious and safe compared to delayed initiation of biologics: a real-world study
C.E. Lampropoulos, P. Orfanos, M.N. Manoussakis, A.G. Tzioufas, H.M. Moutsopoulos, P.G. Vlachoyiannopoulos

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CER9324
2017,35,2
Pg. 0201-0208

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Diagnosis and treatment of rheumatoid arthritis in the Emilia Romagna region: a prospective population-based study
O. Addimanda, M. Marino, I. Farina, M. Trevisani, E. Arrigoni, F. Lumetti, F. Crescentini, P. Sambo, A. Bezzi, M. Bruschi, D. Santilli, M. Reta, S. Bosi, G. Delsante, F. Girelli, L. Montaguti, R. Meliconi, M. Sebastiani, C. Ferri, N. Malavolta, M. Govoni, S. Trombetti, R. De Palma, C. Salvarani

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CER9489
2017,35,2
Pg. 0209-0213

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Flare in axial spondyloarthritis: investigation of meaningful changes in symptomatic outcome measures
M. Dougados, E. Wood, L. Gossec, D. Van Der Heijde, I. Logeart

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CER9385
2017,35,2
Pg. 0214-0220

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A national survey on the management of psoriatic arthritis using the Delphi method
E. Lubrano, F. Cantini, A. Mathieu, I. Olivieri, C. Salvarani, R. Scarpa, A. Marchesoni

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CER9639
2017,35,2
Pg. 0221-0228

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Necessity of TNF-alpha inhibitor discontinuation in rheumatoid arthritis is predicted by smoking and number of previously used biological DMARDs
B.V. Cuppen, J.W. Jacobs, E.-J. Ter Borg, A.C. Marijnissen, J.W. Bijlsma, F.P. Lafeber, J.M. Van Laar
on behalf of all SRU investigators.

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Rheumatology Addendum

 

CER9325
2017,35,2
Pg. 0229-0233

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Genetic diagnostic profiling in axial spondyloarthritis: a real world study.
G.P. Thomas, D. Willner, P.C. Robinson, A. Cortes, R. Duan, M. Rudwaleit, N. Akkoc, J. Braun, C.-T. Chou, W.P. Maksymowych, S. Ozgocmen, E. Roussou, J. Sieper, R. Valle-Oñate, D. Van Der Heijde, J. Wei, P. Leo, M.A. Brown
and the International Genetics of Ankylosing Spondylitis Consortium

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CER9522
2017,35,2
Pg. 0234-0240

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Predictive significance of CCL21 and CXCL13 levels in the minor salivary glands of patients with Sjögren’s syndrome
K.-E. Lee, J.-H. Kang, Y.-R. Yim, J.-E. Kim, J.-W. Lee, L. Wen, D.-J. Park, T.-J. Kim, Y.-W. Park, K.C. Yoon, J.S. Lee, S.-S. Lee

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CER9463
2017,35,2
Pg. 0241-0246

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Rituximab increases peripheral natural killer cells in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
A. Giollo, O. Viapiana, A. Carletto, R. Ortolani, D. Biasi, D. Gatti, S. Adami, M. Rossini

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CER9493
2017,35,2
Pg. 0247-0254

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DNA damage increase in peripheral neutrophils from patients with rheumatoid arthritis is associated with the disease activity and the presence of shared epitope
G. Martelli-Palomino, A.B. Paoliello-Paschoalato, J.C. Crispim, D.M. Rassi, R.D. Oliveira, P. Louzada, Y.M. Lucisano-Valim, E.A. Donadi

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CER9676
2017,35,2
Pg. 0255-0261

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Physical fatigue characterises patient experience of primary Sjögren’s syndrome
S. Arends, P.M. Meiners, R.V. Moerman, F.G. Kroese, E. Brouwer, F.K. Spijkervet, A. Vissink, H. Bootsma

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CER9478
2017,35,2
Pg. 0262-0269

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Comparing diffusion weighted imaging with clinical and blood parameters, and with short tau inversion recovery sequence in detecting spinal and sacroiliac joint inflammation in axial spondyloarthritis
H.Y. Chung, X. Xu, V.W.H. Lau, G. Ho, K.L. Lee, P.H. Li, H.H.L. Tsang, S.K. Kwok, C.S. Lau, C.S. Wong

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CER9497
2017,35,2
Pg. 0270-0276

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Clinical and genetic associations of radiographic sacroiliitis and its different patterns in psoriatic arthritis
M. Haroon, R. Winchester, J.T. Giles, E. Heffernan, O. Fitzgerald

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CER9698
2017,35,2
Pg. 0277-0287

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Increased mortality of incident rheumatoid arthritis versus matched non-RA control subjects: a community-based long-term prospective cohort study
A.T. Masi, A.A. Rehman, L.C. Jorgenson, J.C. Aldag

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CER9553
2017,35,2
Pg. 0288-0295

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Comparable therapeutic potential of umbilical cord mesenchymal stem cells in collagen-induced arthritis to TNF inhibitor or anti-CD20 treatment
Y. Sun, W. Kong, S. Huang, B. Shi, H. Zhang, W. Chen, H. Zhang, C. Zhao, X. Tang, G. Yao, X. Feng, L. Sun

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Rheumatology Addendum

 

CER9568
2017,35,2
Pg. 0296-0302

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Management of dyslipidaemia in high-risk patients with recent-onset rheumatoid arthritis: targets still not met despite specific recommendations. Results from the ESPOIR cohort during the first five years of follow-up
A. Tournadre, B. Pereira, J.-J. Dubost, N. Rincheval, A.C. Rat, B. Combe, M. Soubrier

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CER9657
2017,35,2
Pg. 0303-0308

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Calcinosis in poly-dermatomyositis: clinical and laboratory predictors and treatment options
M. Fredi, F. Bartoli, I. Cavazzana, A. Ceribelli, N. Carabellese, A. Tincani, M. Satoh, F. Franceschini

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Brief Papers

CER9004
2017,35,2
Pg. 0309-0312

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Circulating carotenoids and subsequent risk of rheumatoid arthritis in women
Y. Hu, J. Cui, J.A. Sparks, S. Malspeis, K.H. Costenbader, E.W. Karlson, B. Lu

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CER9393
2017,35,2
Pg. 0313-0316

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Assessment of semaphorin 3A and its role in bone remodelling in a group of ankylosing spondylitis patients
F.M. Perrotta, F. Ceccarelli, C. Barbati, T. Colasanti, M. Montepaone, C. Alessandri, G. Valesini, E. Lubrano

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CER9609
2017,35,2
Pg. 0317-0320

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Abatacept treatment of patients with primary Sjögren’s syndrome results in a decrease of germinal centres in salivary gland tissue
E.A. Haacke, B. Van Der Vegt, P.M. Meiners, A. Vissink, F.K. Spijkervet, H. Bootsma, F.G. Kroese

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History of Medicine

CER9480
2017,35,2
Pg. 0321-0326

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On the history of gout: paleopathological evidence from the Medici family of Florence
V. Giuffra, S. Minozzi, A. Vitiello, A. Fornaciari

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Case Reports

CER9808
2017,35,2
Pg. 0327-0329

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Evolving spectrum of LRBA deficiency-associated chronic arthritis: is there a causative role in juvenile idiopathic arthritis?
S.M. Al-Mayouf, H. Naji, K. Alismail, A.M. Alazami, F. Sheikh, W. Conca, H. Al-Mousa

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Review

CER9588
2017,35,2
Pg. 0330-0336

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The role and diagnostic value of cell-free DNA in systemic lupus erythematosus
A. Truszewska, B. Foroncewicz, L. Pączek

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CER9563
2017,35,2
Pg. 0337-0343

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TNF inhibitors increase fat mass in inflammatory rheumatic disease: a systematic review with meta-analysis
S. Marouen, T. Barnetche, B. Combe, J. Morel, C.I. Daïen

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Paediatric Rheumatology

CER9873
2017,35,2
Pg. 0344-0500

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Myocardial performance index in active and inactive paediatric systemic lupus erythematosus
A. Khositseth, W. Prangwatanagul, K. Tangnararatchakit, S. Vilaiyuk, N. Su-Angka

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Letters to the Editor

CER9961
2017,35,2
Pg. 0351

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Anti-carbonic anhydrase autoantibodies and serum beta-2 microglobulin correlate with the ClinESSDAI score in patients with Sjögren's syndrome
M. Pertovaara, S. Parkkila, M. Korpela

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CER9401
2017,35,2
Pg. 0352

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Profile of initial drug therapy in paediatric systemic lupus erythematosus in Finland, 2000-2007
P. Elfving, K. Puolakka, H. Kautiainen, L.J. Virta, T. Pohjolainen, O. Kaipiainen- seppänen

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CER10082
2017,35,2
Pg. 0353

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Transfusion-related acute lung injury in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus
E. Pelechas, N. Gerolymatou, P.V. Voulgari, A.A. Drosos

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CER10024
2017,35,2
Pg. 0354-0355

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Enhanced gut homing receptor expression of unswitched memory B cells in rheumatoid arthritis.
Y. Nagafuchi, H. Shoda, S. Sumitomo, S. Nakachi, R. Kato, Y. Tsuchida, H. Tsuchiya, K. Sakurai, N. Hanata, S. Tateishi, H. Kanda, K. Fujio, K. Yamamoto

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CER9724
2017,35,2
Pg. 0356-0357

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A case report of neurosarcoidosis successfully treated with an infliximab biosimilar after a relapse while on dual therapy
D. Merinopoulos, F. Hayes, D.A. Gallagher, B. Dasgupta

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