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Septic arthritis of the knee due to Gemella morbillorum
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, EarlyView. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - April 18, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Authors: Marie ‐Charlotte Desmottes , Quentin Brehier , Ewa Bertolini , Irène Monteiro , William Terreaux Source Type: research

MICB*002 and MICB*014 protect against rheumatoid arthritis, whereas MICA*009 and MICA*A6 are associated with rheumatoid arthritis in a Hainan Han Chinese population
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, EarlyView. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - April 17, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Authors: Yong Wang , Sangsang Li , Chunjing Chen , Qizhi Luo , Yu Li , Limin Liu , Xiaoling Fu , Ping Yu , Fuyan Wang Source Type: research

Management of vascular Beh çet's disease
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, EarlyView. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - April 17, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Authors: Fatma Alibaz ‐Oner , Haner Direskeneli Source Type: research

Differential clinical presentation of Adamantiades –Behçet's disease in non‐endemic and endemic areas: retrospective data from a Middle‐European cohort study
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, EarlyView. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - April 17, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Authors: Thomas Moosmann , C écilia Veraar , Jürgen Brunner , Gustav Fraedrich , Andreas Frech , Wolfgang Horninger , Gudrun Ratzinger , Werner Streif , Barbara Teuchner , Johann Willeit , Manuela Zlamy , Tobias De Zordo , Michael Schirm Source Type: research

Lack of association between vitamin D receptor BsmI, ApaI polymorphisms and osteoporosis risk: A pooled analysis on Chinese individuals
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, EarlyView. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - April 6, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Authors: Qing ‐xian Wang , Shi‐meng Zhao , Ya‐bin Zhou , Cheng Zhang Source Type: research

Characteristics and risk factors of pulmonary arterial hypertension in patients with primary Sj ögren's syndrome
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, EarlyView. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - April 6, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Authors: Shumin Yan , Mengtao Li , Hui Wang , Xiaoxi Yang , Jiuliang Zhao , Qian Wang , Yongtai Liu , Jinzhi Lai , Zhuang Tian , Hui Song , Yan Zhao , Xiaofeng Zeng Source Type: research

Elastographic ultrasound: an additional image tool in Sj ögren's syndrome
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, EarlyView. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - April 6, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Authors: Eric Kimura ‐Hayama , Sergio Criales‐Vera , Luis Azpeitia‐Espinosa , Carlos Pacheco‐Molina , Edgardo Reyes , Guadalupe Lima , Diego Hernandez‐Ramirez , Luis Llorente , Gabriela Hernandez‐Molina Source Type: research

Radiology and biomarkers in assessing disease activity in Takayasu arteritis
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, EarlyView. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - April 6, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Authors: Ying Sun , Qingrong Huang , Lindi Jiang Source Type: research

Infection ‐associated vasculitides
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, EarlyView. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - April 6, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Authors: Syed A. Haq , Christian Pagnoux Source Type: research

Diagnosis and management of ADA2 deficient polyarteritis nodosa
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, EarlyView. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - April 6, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Authors: Andrea Human , Christian Pagnoux Source Type: research

Study on association of human leukocyte antigen ‐DRB1 alleles in rheumatoid arthritis within Bangladeshi population
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, EarlyView. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - April 6, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Authors: Maksuma Begum , Humayun Sattar , Syed A. Haq , Md. Nazrul Islam , Sushanta K. Saha , M. Masudul Hassan , Ritu Saha , Md. Shahriar Kabir Source Type: research

Takayasu arteritis and giant cell arteritis: are they a spectrum of the same disease?
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, EarlyView. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - April 6, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Authors: Tanaz A. Kermani Source Type: research

Recent advances in pediatric rheumatology: October – December 2017
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, EarlyView. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - April 3, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Authors: Rakesh K. Pilania , Dharmagat Bhattarai , Surjit Singh Source Type: research

Outcome and predictors of renal survival in patients with lupus nephritis: Comparison between cyclophosphamide and mycophenolate mofetil
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, EarlyView. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - April 3, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Authors: Young Bin Joo , Young Mo Kang , Hyoun ‐Ah Kim , Chang‐Hee Suh , Tae‐Jong Kim , Yong‐Wook Park , Jisoo Lee , Joo‐Hyun Lee , Dae Hyun Yoo , Sang‐Cheol Bae , Hye‐Soon Lee , So‐Young Bang Source Type: research

Influence of large joint involvement on patient –physician discordance in global assessment of rheumatoid arthritis disease activity analyzed by a novel joint index
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, EarlyView. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - April 3, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Authors: Mayu Tago , Tetsuji Sawada , Susumu Nishiyama , Koichiro Tahara , Eri Kato , Haeru Hayashi , Hiroaki Mori , Jinju Nishino , Toshihiro Matsui , Shigeto Tohma Source Type: research

Vitamin D deficiency is associated with ethnicity and knee pain in a multi ‐ethnic South‐East Asian nation: Results from Malaysian Elders Longitudinal Research (MELoR)
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, EarlyView. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - April 3, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Authors: Sumaiyah Mat , Mohamad Hasif Jaafar , Sargunan Sockalingam , Jasmin Raja , Shahrul Bahyah Kamaruzzaman , Ai ‐Vyrn Chin , Azlina Amir Abbas , Chee Ken Chan , Noran Naqiah Hairi , Sajaratulnisah Othman , Robert Cumming , Maw Pin Tan Source Type: research

The economic impacts of using adalimumab (Humira ®) for reducing pain in people with ankylosing spondylitis: A microsimulation study for Australia
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, EarlyView. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - April 3, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Authors: Deborah Schofield , Rupendra Shrestha , Michelle Cunich Source Type: research

Metabolic syndrome in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus: Association with disease activity, disease damage and age
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, EarlyView. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - April 3, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Authors: Maryam Mobini , Fatemeh Niksolat , Reza Ali Mohammadpour , Saeed Dashti Dargahloo , Dorsa Marzban Source Type: research

Effect of tumor necrosis factor α inhibitors on spinal radiographic progression in patients with ankylosing spondylitis
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, EarlyView. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - April 3, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Authors: Hyemin Jeong , Yeong Hee Eun , In Young Kim , Eun ‐Jung Park , Hyungjin Kim , Jaejoon Lee , Chan Hong Jeon , Eun‐Mi Koh , Hoon‐Suk Cha Source Type: research

Work disability in Argentinian patients with systemic lupus erythematosus is prevalent and it is due to ethnic, socioeconomic and disease ‐related factors
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, EarlyView. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - April 3, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Authors: Cecilia N. Pisoni , Sebasti án A. Muñoz , María N. Tamborenea , Mercedes García , Ana Curti , Ana Cappuccio , Oscar Rillo , Patricia M Imamura , Emilce Schneeberger , Marcela Ballent , Mario L. Cousseau , Jorge Velasco Zamora , Source Type: research

Are PR3 positive and MPO positive GPA the same disease?
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, EarlyView. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - April 3, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Authors: Sarah Fordham , Chetan Mukhtyar Source Type: research

Issue Information
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases,Volume 21, Issue 4, Page 767-771, April 2018. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - April 3, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Gender differences in retention rate of tumor necrosis factor alpha inhibitor treatment in ankylosing spondylitis: a retrospective cohort study in daily practice
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases,Volume 21, Issue 4, Page 836-842, April 2018. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - April 3, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Authors: Tamara Rusman , Saskia ten Wolde , Sjoerd M. Euser , Tjeerd van der Ploeg , Odile van Hall , Irene E. van der Horst ‐Bruinsma Source Type: research

Recent advances in pediatric rheumatology: July to September 2017
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, EarlyView. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - April 2, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Issue Information
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases,Volume 21, Issue 3, Page 579-583, March 2018. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - March 1, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

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International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases,Volume 21, Issue 3, Page 579-583, March 2018. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - March 1, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Issue Information
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Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - March 1, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Tags: Issue Information Source Type: research

Chikungunya: A rheumatologist's perspective
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases,Volume 21, Issue 3, Page 584-601, March 2018. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - February 12, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

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International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases,Volume 21, Issue 3, Page 584-601, March 2018. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - February 12, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Stem cell transplant in systemic sclerosis: An Indian experience
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, EarlyView. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - February 2, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Effect of induction therapy on circulating T ‐helper 17 and T‐regulatory cells in active proliferative lupus nephritis
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, EarlyView. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - February 2, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

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International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, Ahead of Print. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - February 2, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Effect of induction therapy on circulating T ‐helper 17 and T‐regulatory cells in active proliferative lupus nephritis
ConclusionCirculating Th17 cells were significantly raised in patients with active proliferative LN and showed a significant reduction in responder patients following therapy. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - February 2, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Authors: Sajjan Shenoy, Smriti Chaurasia, Sukesh Edavalath, Abhishek Zanwar, Vinita Agrawal, Amita Aggarwal, Ramnath Misra Tags: Original Article Source Type: research

Chikungunya: A rheumatologist's perspective
Abstract Chikungunya (CHIK), a viral infection, is transmitted by Aedes mosquitoes. It is characterized by a phase of acute infection, which is sometimes followed by chronic rheumatisim in the form of arthralgia or myalgia that can last for months and even years. Several studies have been conducted to understand the mechanisms underlying inflammation associated with CHIK infection, persistence of viruses in monocytes‐macrophages, and their relationship to the chronic symptoms. Chronic arthritis is one of the serious complications of CHIK infection, which is characterized by swelling and acute pain that poorly responds to...
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - February 1, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Authors: Shefali Khanna Sharma, Sanjay Jain Tags: Special Editorial Review Source Type: research

Stem cell transplant in systemic sclerosis: An Indian experience
ConclusionIn absence of an effective pharmacotherapy for SSc, autologous HSCT has a huge potential in management of cutaneous and internal organ manifestations. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - February 1, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Authors: Velu Nair, Vivek Vasdev, Abhishek Kumar, Subramanian Shankar, Vivek Nair, Ajay Sharma Tags: Original Article Source Type: research

Issue Information
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Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - February 1, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Tags: Issue Information Source Type: research

Analysis of anti ‐melanoma differentiation‐associated gene 5 antibody in Hong Kong Chinese patients with idiopathic inflammatory myopathies: diagnostic utility and clinical correlations
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, EarlyView. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - January 30, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

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International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, Ahead of Print. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - January 30, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Methotrexate might reduce ischemic stroke in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: a population ‐based retrospective cohort study
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, EarlyView. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - January 25, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

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International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, Ahead of Print. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - January 25, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Management of gout and hyperuricemia: Multidisciplinary consensus in Taiwan
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, EarlyView. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - January 24, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

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International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, Ahead of Print. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - January 24, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Erratum
(Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - January 21, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Tags: Erratum Source Type: research

Association between ER α polymorphisms and systemic lupus erythematosus: susceptibility and in silico analysis
ConclusionsThe ESR α PvuII and XbaI polymorphisms have no association with SLE; however, the combination of the TC/AA and CC/GG genotypes were associated with SLE susceptibility. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - January 21, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Authors: Saeedeh Salimi, Abbas Mohammadpour ‐Gharehbagh, Farshid Keshavarzi, Farzaneh Farajian‐Mashhadi, Mahdieh Mousavi, Mahnaz Sandoughi Tags: Original Article Source Type: research

Issue Information
(Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - January 21, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Tags: Issue Information Source Type: research

Hyperuricemia in Asian psoriatic arthritis patients
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, EarlyView. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - January 18, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

Inflammatory back pain and associated disease conditions among patients with chronic low back pain in Bangladesh
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, EarlyView. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - January 18, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research

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International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, Ahead of Print. (Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology)
Source: APLAR Journal of Rheumatology - January 18, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research