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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.

ANG-2 as Disease Marker in Children With Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

ANG-2 as Disease Marker in Children With Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

When combined with ultrasound examination, ANG-2 can help lead to the appropriate therapy for JIA.

Diagnosing Pediatric Lyme Arthritis

Diagnosing Pediatric Lyme Arthritis

Children are some of the most susceptible to Lyme disease. In many children, joint inflammation may be the first symptom.

Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Treatment With TNFIs Linked to Infection Risk

Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Treatment With TNFIs Linked to Infection Risk

Clinicians should consider the risk/benefit of prescribing TNFIs to children with idiopathic arthritis.

Muscle MRI as Complementary Diagnostic Tool for Juvenile Dermatomyositis

Muscle MRI as Complementary Diagnostic Tool for Juvenile Dermatomyositis

Muscle magnetic resonance imaging may complement a physician's objective assessment in juvenile dermatomyositis, although negative MRI findings should not preclude treatment continuation.

MTX  Adalimumab Effective in JIA-Associated Uveitis

MTX + Adalimumab Effective in JIA-Associated Uveitis

In children with active juvenile idiopathic arthritis, the treatment combination controls eye inflammation.

Tocilizumab Highly Effective in Refractory Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis-associated Uveitis

Tocilizumab Highly Effective in Refractory Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis-associated Uveitis

Tocilizumab therapy showed rapid improvement in ocular parameters for uveitis in juvenile idiopathic arthritis patients.

Pediatric Residents Experiencing a High Level of Burnout

Pediatric Residents Experiencing a High Level of Burnout

Study surveyed 258 residents from 11 pediatric residency programs to assess the prevalence of burnout.

The Handoff: Your Week in Rheumatology News - 2/24/17

The Handoff: Your Week in Rheumatology News - 2/24/17

Juvenile idiopathic arthritis highlights this week's edition, plus other news in the world of rheumatic disease.

Juvenile Arthritis with Sleep Apnea Impairs Neurobehavioral Performance

Juvenile Arthritis with Sleep Apnea Impairs Neurobehavioral Performance

Study examines children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis who underwent overnight polysomnography and neurobehavioral assessments.

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