Supraspinal augmentation of sensory input, including sound, may represent a hallmark of fibromyalgia.
Adolescent patients with chronic rheumatic disease can be at risk for mental health issues that could cause a lower quality of life and impact their illness. What are some of these concerns?
Researchers studied the effect of physical activity and risk for incident depression in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus.
Study authors assessed registry data to evaluate the risk of developing childhood chronic inflammatory diseases dependent on disease status of the parents.
Researchers estimated the proportion of incident gout cases that could be prevented by modification of obesity and other key risk factors.
Researchers assessed the association between inflammatory disease activity and incident diabetes mellitus in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
Of 25 patients with both obesity and gout who had elevated uric acid levels prior to bariatric surgery, 10 achieved therapeutic target levels of uric acid at 12 months after the surgery, according to investigators.
Researchers assessed the effects of weight loss on disease activity and cardiovascular risk factors in patients with psoriatic arthritis and obesity.
Osteoporosis can affect people of any age, race, and sex. Recognition of the misconceptions surrounding the condition may help patients understand its complexity.
Researchers determined the causal associations between genetically predicted TNF-α, IL-12p70, and IL-17 levels and risk for psoriatic arthritis.
Preoperative risk factors, including opioid use and fatigue severity, may be an important part of preoperative screening to determine post-TKA pain outcomes.
Researchers compared the effect of psoriatic arthritis and rheumatoid arthritis on objective and subjective parameters of hand function.
Patients with fibromyalgia suffer from chronic pain, which limits physical activity and is associated with disturbed sleep. However, the relationship between physical activity, pain, and sleep is unclear.
The guidelines were developed by a multidisciplinary panel led by the Infectious Diseases Society of America, the American Academy of Neurology, and the American College of Rheumatology.
Researchers evaluated the frequency of depression and anxiety in early RA and explored the association its disease-related measures.
Researchers determined the association between gout and epilepsy and the risk for epilepsy in patients with gout.
During the COVID-19 pandemic, healthcare teams have realized the potential of telemedicine in pediatric rheumatology practices.
Clinicians must be well-versed in distinguishing the exact etiology of avascular necrosis of the hip in order to prevent further injury and recommend the best course of treatment.
Four distinct physical activity profiles are detectable using activity monitoring among adults with arthritis.
For patients with acute back pain with sciatica, those receiving early physical therapy have improvements in the Oswestry Disability Index score.