Arthritis

Common Name(s)

Arthritis

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Condition Specific Organizations

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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 12129 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Analgesic effect of different moxibustion durations in rheumatoid arthritis rats.
 

Author(s): Baozhu Zheng, Ling Hu, Xiaoge Song, Zijian Wu, Ronglin Cai, Lu He, Cheng Zhang, Qing Yu

Journal: J Tradit Chin Med. 2014 Feb;34(1):90-5.

 

To observe the influence of different moxibustion durations on hypothalamic pro-opiomelanocortin (POMC) and prodynorphin (PDYN) mRNA expressions and plasma beta-endorphin (beta-EP) content in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) rats, to understand the mechanism of moxibustion analgesia and ...

Last Updated: 8 Aug 2014

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Effect of xinfeng capsule on pulmonary function in a adjuvant arthritis rat model.
 

Author(s): Lei Wan, Jian Liu, Chuanbing Huang, Yuan Wang, Li Zheng

Journal: J Tradit Chin Med. 2014 Feb;34(1):76-85.

 

To observe the relationship between reduced pulmonary function and regulatory T cells (Tregs) and helper T cells (Th)1/Th2 drift in a rat model of adjuvant arthritis (AA), and to study the impact of Xinfeng capsule (XFC) on pulmonary function and investigate the mechanism of action.

Last Updated: 8 Aug 2014

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First oral medication ok'd to fight psoriatic arthritis.
 

Author(s): Thomas Morrow

Journal: Manag Care. 2014 May;23(5):51-2.

 

Last Updated: 14 Jul 2014

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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 1408 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[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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Biological agents in monotherapy for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis.
 

Author(s): C Gabay, P Hasler, D Kyburz, A So, P Villiger, J von Kempis, U Walker

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Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic, systemic, inflammatory disease, which results in joint destruction and permanent disability. The advent of disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARDs) has made a profound impact on the outcome and prognosis of RA. Methotrexate (MTX) is a ...

Last Updated: 11 Apr 2014

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Laboratory biomarkers or imaging in the diagnostics of rheumatoid arthritis?
 

Author(s): Ladislav Šenolt, Walter Grassi, Peter Szodoray

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Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a common autoimmune disease in which a heterogeneous course and different pathogenic mechanisms are implicated in chronic inflammation and joint destruction. Despite the diagnostic contribution of anti-citrullinated protein/peptide antibodies (ACPAs) and ...

Last Updated: 19 Mar 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: 11 Mar 2014

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Yoga as Self-Care for Arthritis in Minority Communities
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Rheumatoid Arthritis; Arthritis

 

Last Updated: 2 Apr 2014

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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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