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Rheumatoid Arthritis in Men: Psychological Effects and Gaps in Self-Management

Recent data show that men with rheumatoid arthritis may not fully benefit from self-management programs.

Renal Complications in Rheumatoid Arthritis: Evolution and Management

Rebecca L. Manno, MD, MHS, and Susan M. Goodman, MD, discuss renal manifestations 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.

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.

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.

Using Rheumatoid Arthritis as a Model for Treatment Development in Dementia

If dementia is driven by inflammatory processes, patients with RA would be a model population to study, as the incidence of dementia is higher in ...

Cancer Chemotherapeutics in RA: A Complex Connection

Research is still needed to explore the association between cancer chemotherapeutics and rheumatoid arthritis.

Dietary Supplements in Rheumatoid Arthritis: Commonly Used, Rarely Disclosed

Patients with rheumatoid arthritis often use natural-product dietary supplements, but few disclose this to their healthcare providers.

Exploring the Clinical Implications of Cannabinoid Use in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Preliminary evidence has found an association between the cannabinoid system and other rheumatic conditions, but the studies have not provided conclusive results that could drive ...

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Synovial Thickening on Ultrasonography May Predict Arthritis Development

Synovial Thickening on Ultrasonography May Predict Arthritis Development

Researchers examined whether ultrasound abnormalities assessed using a standard joint protocol could predict the development of arthritis.

Gender-Stratified Disease Activity Score Improves Inter-Score Agreement in RA

Gender-Stratified Disease Activity Score Improves Inter-Score Agreement in RA

Stratifying the DAS28-CRP by gender reduced inter-score differences with the DAS28-ESR.

Comorbid End Stage Renal Disease in RA Linked to Sooner Development of CV Events

Comorbid End Stage Renal Disease in RA Linked to Sooner Development of CV Events

However, RA was not an independent risk factor for all-cause or cardiovascular mortality.

Interval Training More Helpful in Prediabetes Than Rheumatoid Arthritis

Interval Training More Helpful in Prediabetes Than Rheumatoid Arthritis

Investigators sought to determine whether high-intensity interval training would improve skeletal muscle remodeling by reductions in markers such as muscle inflammatory cytokines, myostatin, and plasma galectin-3.

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