Study authors conducted a meta-analysis to compare sleep duration, sleep quality, and architecture among children and adolescents with juvenile idiopathic arthritis vs their healthy peers.
In the Rheumatoid Arthritis in Ongoing Remission (RETRO) study, researchers studied the effect of tapering and withdrawal of DMARDs in patients with rheumatoid arthritis in stable remission.
Hispanic patients had significantly higher rates of severe cytokine release syndrome.
Long-term pain trajectories following joint arthroplasty are affected by emotional distress and cognitive flexibility.
The efficacy and safety of filgotinib in methotrexate-naïve patients with RA with poor prognostic factors is examined.
A prophylaxis regime to prevent pneumocystis pneumonia in patients with RA treated with b/tsDMARDs is reported.
Patient characteristics linked to symptoms possibly related to rheumatoid arthritis are investigated.
Researchers sought to evaluate the lifetime risk for ILD in patients with RA and estimate how the MUC5B promoter variant modifies these risks in a real-world setting.
Researchers explored the impact of elicitation of patient preferences in informing design, enrollment, and modifiable aspects of treatment in future randomized controlled trials.
Investigators studied the bones of adults who had thyroid cancer as children to find out if treatment for the disease carried consequences into adulthood.
Suppressed drug metabolism was identified in patients with various inflammatory conditions.
Researchers used finite element analysis to assess the biomechanical characteristics of transpedicular screw vs cortical bone trajectory in thoracolumbar ankylosing spondylitis fracture fixation.
Researchers assessed changes in bone turnover and bone mineral density in patients with rheumatoid arthritis receiving treatment with glucocorticoids after discontinuing denosumab for 12 months.
The risk of lupus nephritis flares decreased with belimumab treatment, investigators reported.
Members of the Hughes-Stovin syndrome (HSS) International Study Group developed a reference “atlas” of images to describe the characteristic features of HSS and inform diagnosis and management of HSS-related pulmonary vasculitis.