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 12067 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Single nucleotide polymorphisms in TNFAIP3 were associated with the risks of rheumatoid arthritis in northern Chinese Han population.
 

Author(s): Xingang Zhang, Wei Li, Xinpeng Zhang, Liang Zhao, Xiaoli Zhang, Li Jiang, Yun Guo, Jin Zhang, Zaifu Liang, Xiaofei Wang

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Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a systemic autoimmune disease characterized by chronic destructive inflammation in synovial joints. It is well known that genetic and environmental risk factors and their interaction contribute to RA pathogenesis. This study aimed to investigate the association ...

Last Updated: 4 Jun 2014

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Falls and fall injuries among adults with arthritis--United States, 2012.
 

Author(s): Kamil E Barbour, Judy A Stevens, Charles G Helmick, Yao-Hua Luo, Louise B Murphy, Jennifer M Hootman, Kristina Theis, Lynda A Anderson, Nancy A Baker, David E Sugerman,

Journal: MMWR Morb. Mortal. Wkly. Rep.. 2014 May;63(17):379-83.

 

Falls are the leading cause of injury-related morbidity and mortality among older adults, with more than one in three older adults falling each year, resulting in direct medical costs of nearly $30 billion. Some of the major consequences of falls among older adults are hip fractures, ...

Last Updated: 5 May 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 1401 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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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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Lichen striatus associated with etanercept treatment of rheumatoid arthritis.
 

Author(s): Viviana Lora, Jean Kanitakis, Alessandra Latini, Carlo Cota

Journal: J. Am. Acad. Dermatol.. 2014 Apr;70(4):e90-2.

 

Last Updated: 17 Mar 2014

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

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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Does Etanercept Influence Tweak Modulation of Inflammation During Inflammatory Rheumatisms (Psoriatic Arthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis)?
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Inflammatory Rheumatism; Psoriatic Arthritis; Rheumatoid Arthritis

 

Last Updated: 12 Jun 2014

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Effects of Biological Treatment on Blood Pressure and Endothelial Function in Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis and Ankylosing Spondylitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Rheumatoid Arthritis; Psoriatic Arthritis; Ankylosing Spondylitis; Hypertension

 

Last Updated: 5 May 2014

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