Arthritis

Common Name(s)

Arthritis

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Arthritis" for support, advocacy or research.

International Scleroderma Network

Our mission is to provide stellar worldwide research, support, education and awareness for scleroderma and related illnesses.

Last Updated: 18 Apr 2010

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US Pain Foundation

US Pain Foundation is created by people with pain for people with pain. As a 501 (c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to serving those who live with pain conditions and their care providers, U.S. Pain Foundation exists to help individuals find resources and inspiration.
Our mission is simple: to educate, connect, inform, advocate and empower those living with pain. In addition we work to educate the public on pain issues and to raise awareness on pain in America. We recognize and validate the 100 million Americans who battle pain every day by offering positive programs that empower and ed

Last Updated: 24 Sep 2013

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Advocacy and Support Organizations

 

Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Arthritis" for support, advocacy or research.

International Scleroderma Network

Our mission is to provide stellar worldwide research, support, education and awareness for scleroderma and related illnesses.

http://www.sclero.org/

Last Updated: 18 Apr 2010

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US Pain Foundation

US Pain Foundation is created by people with pain for people with pain. As a 501 (c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to serving those who live with pain conditions and their care providers, U.S. Pain Foundation exists to help individuals find resources and inspiration.
Our mission is simple: to educate, connect, inform, advocate and empower those living with pain. In addition we work to educate the public on pain issues and to raise awareness on pain in America. We recognize and validate the 100 million Americans who battle pain every day by offering positive programs that empower and ed

http://www.uspainfoundation.org

Last Updated: 24 Sep 2013

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Arthritis" returned 12508 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Etanercept increases tumor necrosis factor-alpha level but not sFas level in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
 

Author(s): Przemyslaw Kotyla, Katarzyna Jankiewicz-Ziobro, Aleksander Owczarek, Eugene J Kucharz

Journal: Isr. Med. Assoc. J.. 2015 Jan;17(1):14-8.

 

Targeted anti-tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNFα) therapy in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) has resulted in dramatic improvement in the disease course and prognosis. One of the features of RA is hyperplasia of synovial cells, particularly RA synovial fibroblasts (RA-SF), ...

Last Updated: 5 Mar 2015

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Medical clowns facilitate nitrous oxide sedation during intra-articular corticosteroid injection for juvenile idiopathic arthritis.
 

Author(s): Yael Weintraub, Noa Rabinowicz, Penny Hanuka, Michal Rothschild, Shulamit Kotzki, Yosef Uziel

Journal: Isr. Med. Assoc. J.. 2014 Dec;16(12):771-3.

 

Intra-articular corticosteroid injection (IACI), a common procedure in juvenile idiopathic arthritis, is usually associated with anxiety and pain. In a previous study, we concluded that nitrous oxide (NO2) provides effective and safe sedation for such procedures. Following the introduction ...

Last Updated: 29 Jan 2015

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Etanercept tapering in rheumatoid arthritis.
 

Author(s): Paul Emery, Mohammed Hammoudeh, Bernard Combe

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2015 Jan;372(5):489-90.

 

Last Updated: 29 Jan 2015

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Reviews from the PubMed Database

Review articles summarize what is currently known about a disease. They discuss research previously published by others.
The terms "Arthritis" returned 1477 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Putative approaches to bypass the citrulline-specific autoimmune response in rheumatoid arthritis.
 

Author(s): Smadar Gertel, Howard Amital

Journal: Isr. Med. Assoc. J.. 2014 Sep;16(9):587-90.

 

The major autoantigens in the inflamed synovium in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) are citrullinated peptides. Citrullinated peptides are employed in diagnostic kits for detection of anti-citrullinated protein antibodies (ACPA), a serological marker with high specificity and sensitivity ...

Last Updated: 29 Oct 2014

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Qualifying unmet needs and improving standards of care in psoriatic arthritis.
 

Author(s): Philip Helliwell, Laura Coates, Vinod Chandran, Dafna Gladman, Maarten de Wit, Oliver FitzGerald, Arthur Kavanaugh, Vibeke Strand, Philip J Mease, Wolf-Henning Boehncke, Richard G Langley, Ennio Lubrano, Mara Maccarone, Hendrik Schulze-Koops, Corinne Miceli-Richard, Ruben Queiro

Journal: Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2014 Dec;66(12):1759-66.

 

Last Updated: 25 Nov 2014

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[An approach to bone and cartilage repair of rheumatoid arthritis by mesenchymal stem cells].
 

Author(s): Koshiro Sonomoto, Kunihiro Yamaoka, Yoshiya Tanaka

Journal: J. UOEH. 2014 Jun;36(2):141-6.

 

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an autoimmune disease represented by chronic inflammation and following structural damage at the articular joints. Progression of the disease causes disability and subsequent early retirement or a care-requiring condition. Although new agents have the ...

Last Updated: 16 Jun 2014

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

An MRI-guided Treatment Strategy to Prevent Disease Progression in Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Arthritis; Arthritis, Rheumatoid; Joint Diseases; Musculoskeletal Diseases; Rheumatic Diseases; Connective Tissue Diseases; Autoimmune Diseases

 

Last Updated: 16 Feb 2015

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The CCP Study: Coordinated Programme to Prevent Arthritis - Can We Identify Arthritis at a Pre-clinical Stage ?
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Inflammatory Arthritis; Rheumatoid Arthritis

 

Last Updated: 10 Dec 2013

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