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Gout Ultrasonography in Gout: Potential Applications for Diagnosis and Patient Monitoring

Ultrasonography in Gout: Potential Applications for Diagnosis and Patient Monitoring

Tools for accurate measurement of serum uric acid level, particularly at low levels, is essential for early gout diagnosis, prompt treatment initiation, and monitoring of treatment effectiveness.

Rheumatoid Arthritis Advisor Examining the Role of Diet in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Examining the Role of Diet in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Many components of diet have been implicated as possible risk factors for RA, with varying degrees of evidence.

Spondyloarthritis Inflammatory Arthritis and the Gut Microbiome: Do Microbes Hold the Key to New Treatments?

Inflammatory Arthritis and the Gut Microbiome: Do Microbes Hold the Key to New Treatments?

Recent research points to an association between the gut microbiome composition and various types of immune-mediated inflammatory arthritides.

Rheumatoid Arthritis Advisor Circadian Rhythm in Rheumatoid Arthritis: Using Chronotherapy to Improve Outcomes

Circadian Rhythm in Rheumatoid Arthritis: Using Chronotherapy to Improve Outcomes

Recent data suggest that the link between circadian rhythms of RA symptoms and the chronotherapy of RA is promising.

Osteoarthritis Examining the Effects of Weight Loss in Patients With Knee OA, Obesity

Examining the Effects of Weight Loss in Patients With Knee OA, Obesity

Weight loss in patients who are overweight or obese may improve symptoms through pathologic mechanisms in addition to reduction of joint burden.

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus The Role of Viral Infections and Vaccines in the Pathogenesis of Antiphospholipid Syndrome

The Role of Viral Infections and Vaccines in the Pathogenesis of Antiphospholipid Syndrome

Recent evidence links specific bacterial, viral infections, and vaccination to the development of APS, but these associations are not clear-cut.

Osteoarthritis Osteoarthritis Prevention: Important Considerations for Population-Based Strategies

Osteoarthritis Prevention: Important Considerations for Population-Based Strategies

David T. Felson, MD, MPH, and Jos Runhaar, PhD, reflect on important population-based osteoarthritis prevention strategies and knowledge gaps that still exist in this field.

Practice Management The Doctor Will @ You Now: Social Media MD Shares Strategies

The Doctor Will @ You Now: Social Media MD Shares Strategies

Farris K. Timimi, MD, and Lee Aase from the Mayo Clinic Social Media Network shared their views on the role of social media in physician practice.

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Improving Medication Adherence With Drug Monitoring in SLE

Improving Medication Adherence With Drug Monitoring in SLE

Therapeutic drug monitoring may be useful to help clinicians assess nonadherence in patients with SLE.

Rheumatoid Arthritis Advisor Expanding Healthcare Access With Nurse-Led Care in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Expanding Healthcare Access With Nurse-Led Care in Rheumatoid Arthritis

A recent systematic review found that nurse-led care is effective, acceptable, and safe in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.

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