Spondylitis

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Spondylitis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Spondylitis" returned 1621 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Role of TNFRSF1A and TNFRSF1B polymorphisms in susceptibility, severity, and therapeutic efficacy of etanercept in human leukocyte antigen-B27-positive Chinese Han patients with ankylosing spondylitis.
 

Author(s): Wang Xing-Rong, Xu Sheng-Qian, Liu Wen, Qi Shan, Pan Fa-Ming, Xu Jian-Hua

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Aug;97(31):e11677.

 

The successful therapeutic use of anti-TNF biological agents in patients with ankylosing spondylitis (AS) indicates that tumor necrosis factor-α (TNF-α) and tumor necrosis factor receptor (TNFR) genes are involved in the pathogenesis of AS. TNF-α exerts its biological activity ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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One-stage surgical management for lumber brucella spondylitis with anterior debridement, autogenous graft, and instrumentation.
 

Author(s): Xin Hua Yin, Zhong Kai Liu, Bao Rong He, Ding Jun Hao

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Jul;97(30):e11704.

 

Literature reporting on lumber brucella spondylitis (LBS) is rare, therefore, the purpose of this study was to evaluate the outcomes of one-stage surgical management for lumber brucella spondylitis by anterior debridement, autogenous grafts, and instrumentation. This was a retrospective ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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A retrospective study of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation for chronic pain following ankylosing spondylitis.
 

Author(s): Fu-Chun Chen, Zhen-Ling Jin, Deng-Feng Wang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Jul;97(27):e11265.

 

This study investigated the effect of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) for the treatment of patients with chronic pain after ankylosing spondylitis (AS).A total of 72 eligible patients with chronic pain following AS were included. All included patients received exercise ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Spondylitis" returned 121 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The comparative efficacy of group- versus home-based exercise programs in patients with ankylosing spondylitis: Protocol for a meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Hui Liang, Xu Tian, Xiao-Ling Liu, Shu-Ya Wang, Yi Dai, Li Kang, Li-Sai Chen, Li-Fen Jin

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Jul;97(29):e11540.

 

Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is an important factor to not only cause employment obstacle, but also result in serious social economic load. Several randomized controlled trials investigated the efficacy of group- versus home-based exercise programs in patients with AS. This systematic ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The association between ankylosing spondylitis and the risk of any, hip, or vertebral fracture: A meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Min Zhang, Xiao-Mei Li, Guo-Sheng Wang, Jin-Hui Tao, Zhu Chen, Yan Ma, Xiang-Pei Li

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Dec;96(50):e8458.

 

Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is an inflammatory rheumatic disease and strongly associated with an increased risk of fractures. A great proportion of patients with AS are suffering from sustaining fractures and the aim of this study is to evaluate and quantify the association between ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Managing morbidity and treatment-related toxicity in patients with ankylosing spondylitis.
 

Author(s): Martin Bergman, Amy Lundholm

Journal: Rheumatology (Oxford). 2018 03;57(3):419-428.

 

AS is the prototypical member of the family of spondyloarthropathies, and is characterized by seronegativity, axial predominance and new bone formation, which underlie symptoms of inflammatory back pain, enthesopathy and extra-articular manifestations, including anterior uveitis, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Investigating the Use of Salaso to Improve Physiotherapy Management of Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS).
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Ankylosing Spondylitis

 

Last Updated: 6 Mar 2018

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Last Updated: 28 Jan 2018

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