General Rheumatology   

Questions discussed in this category

Recent articles regarding the use of JAK-Inhibition in RA have suggested to avoid in patients with increased CV risk.  However, RA itself is cons...

Does treatment with B-cell depletion and/or negative anti-spike antibody status despite COVID mRNA vaccination influence your decision?

Specifically, how do you treat the delayed headache, not the headache that develops during the infusion where pre-hydration and slowing down the rate ...

Dr. Charles-Schoeman presented data at ACR 21 showing that, paradoxically, there is a U-shaped relationship between inflammation and LDL levels in pat...

Would you have a different opinion based on whether it is a new therapy or an existing and previously well-tolerated therapy for the patient?

Are there specific features that suggest drug-induced uveitis versus de novo uveitis?

There is some emerging evidence that there is an inflammatory component. 

To my understanding, sm/RNP should also be positive in this situation (and one would assume a positive ANA as well)

Papers discussed in this category

Arthritis Rheumatol, 2016 Jan

Arthritis and rheumatism, 1982-11

Arthritis and rheumatism, 2012-08

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Arthritis care & research, 2017-03

Clin Exp Dermatol, 2018 May 24

Eur J Rheumatol, 2017 Feb 23

Rev Bras Reumatol Engl Ed, 2016 Mar 16

Southern medical journal, 2016-11

Annals of the rheumatic diseases, 2011-05

Atherosclerosis, 2015 Aug 28

N Engl J Med, 2020 Apr 29

JAMA network open, 2018-11-02

The Journal of arthroplasty, 2008-02

N Engl J Med,

Mediterr J Rheumatol, 2020 Jun 11

Clin Infect Dis,

Cochrane Database Syst Rev, 2013 May 31

Ann Rheum Dis, 2017 Mar 23

Clin Pharmacokinet,


Arthritis and rheumatism, 2001-12

J Med Food,

Int J Clin Pract, 2021 Apr 29

Nutrients, 2020 Dec 11

Current rheumatology reports, 2009-10


Curr Rheumatol Rep, 2021 Jan 26

N Engl J Med, 2021 Aug 04

Curr Opin Rheumatol,

BMJ Open, 2019 May 05

Rheumatol Int, 2021 Jan 29

Rheumatology (Oxford),

Z Rheumatol,

Journal of neurovirology, 2018-06

Curr Med Chem,

Pathology, 2017 Mar 11

The Lancet. Respiratory medicine, 2016-09

Neth J Med,

Medicine (Baltimore),

Ann Rheum Dis, 2016 Oct 03

ACR Open Rheumatol, 2021 Aug 25

Arthritis Res Ther, 2021 Mar 22