Experts provided recommendations on contraception, assisted reproductive technologies, fertility preservation, menopausal hormone replacement therapy, pregnancy, and medication use in patients with rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases.
An update to rosacea treatment guidelines provides a comprehensive summary of management options, including expert evaluations–based on the phenotypes of each patient–to serve as a guide for tailoring treatment and care.
Severe vitamin D deficiency was linked to lumbar degenerative disease and low back pain in postmenopausal women.
Researchers evaluated the chronic damage associated with pregnancies before and after the diagnosis of systemic lupus erythematosus.
Movement-based mind-body interventions could be effective alternatives to drugs, surgery, injections.
Investigators sought to determine whether social isolation might be associated with osteoarthritis in older adults. We review their findings.
A study found that patients with anorexia nervosa have a particularly high risk for hip, vertebral, and upper arm fractures.
Researchers assessed the association between oral health, microbial communities and juvenile idiopathic arthritis.
Gout incidence rate significantly reduced with SGLT2 inhibitor vs GLP-1 receptor agonist.
Researchers have found that tofacitinib, a drug approved by the FDA to treat rheumatoid arthritis and ulcerative colitis, might also treat leaky gut.
In addition to a panel of experts, for the first time, the guideline was developed with the help of patients, emphasizing the importance of shared decision-making.
Study researchers aimed to identify undiagnosed cases of arthropathy of Down syndrome (A-DS), time to diagnosis, and clinical, laboratory and radiologic features of A-DS at diagnosis.
Resistance exercise alone or in combination with aerobic exercise was found to be better than aerobic exercise alone in reducing weight loss-induced decreases in hip BMD.
This study evaluated previously unreported data from the NHANES 2009-2010 and NHANES 2 (1976-1980) questionnaires that were used to compare axial pain rates among patients with and without inflammatory bowel disease.
Elevated calcium levels may lead to suboptimal growth of bone, according to the study’s findings.
Patients with new-onset low back pain who initially consulted a chiropractor or physical therapist vs a primary care physician were found to have reduced risk for long-term opioid use.
Gout more than doubles the risk for end-stage kidney disease.
Findings show a dose- or frequency-dependent association; all antibiotic classes linked to higher odds for RA.
Older pubertal age was associated with lower BMD in adolescence and early adulthood, despite some catch-up during puberty.
Considerable proportion of increased CHF, IHD, and stroke risk mediated by NSAID use.