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Femoral Stress Index is Associated with Fracture Risk in School Age Children

Femoral Stress Index is Associated with Fracture Risk in School Age Children

The FSI proved to be at least as effective in predicting fracture risk in children as femoral and total body BMD.

Evolving Technologic Strategies for Managing Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

Evolving Technologic Strategies for Managing Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

Technological advances may assist children and adolescents with JIA, who are both more forgetful and more resistant to therapy.

New Assessment Tool Predicts Pediatric Fracture Risk

New Assessment Tool Predicts Pediatric Fracture Risk

A new bone assessment evaluates fracture risk in children.

B-Cell Depletion Predicts Rituximab Response in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

B-Cell Depletion Predicts Rituximab Response in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Rituximab non-responders may still be amenable to B-cell targeted therapies, such as ofatumumab or obinutuzumab.

Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Subcutaneous Golimumab in Active Polyarticular-Course

Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Subcutaneous Golimumab in Active Polyarticular-Course

Golimumab use in children with active polyarticular-course JIA resulted in rapid, clinically meaningful improvements.

Guidelines to Identify Risks of Pediatric Psoriasis Comorbidities

Guidelines to Identify Risks of Pediatric Psoriasis Comorbidities

Risk factors for associated psoriasis comorbidities should be identified in patients with pediatric psoriasis.

Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Increases Risk of Postpartum Complications

Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Increases Risk of Postpartum Complications

Ongoing inflammation related to JIA may put first-time mothers at risk for complications.

Cardiovascular Risks in JIA Linked to Serum Vitamin D Level

Cardiovascular Risks in JIA Linked to Serum Vitamin D Level

Thirty controls were compared with 30 patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis to determine the link between vitamin D and CVD.

Diffuse Alveolar Hemorrhage in SLE Associated With Serious Disease Flare

Diffuse Alveolar Hemorrhage in SLE Associated With Serious Disease Flare

This condition is associated with serious disease flare complicated by sepsis and a high mortality rate.

Guidelines for Peri-Op Care in Rheumatic Disease

Guidelines for Peri-Op Care in Rheumatic Disease

These guidelines address the use of antirheumatic drugs for adults with RA, SpA, JIA, and SLE undergoing THA or TKA.

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