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Myositis and Cancer: Quantifying the Link

Accordingly, the hazard ratio for the antibody-positive group was 3.4 (95% CI 2.2-5.4), the researchers reported online in Rheumatology. Dermatomyositis belongs to the group of disorders known as the idiopathic inflammatory myopathies, which are ...

Source: MedPage Today
Published: 11 Dec 2018

Childhood inflammatory brain disease linked to poorer health-related QoL

Juvenile inflammatory brain disease is associated with significantly reduced health-related quality of life, according to data published in Pediatric Rheumatology. “In pediatric populations especially, [health-related quality of life] has become an ...

Source: Healio
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Fort Pierce native is a dedicated rheumatologist

PORT ST. LUCIE — When people think of the field of rheumatology, they likely think of two common medical conditions — rheumatoid arthritis or osteoarthritis — very common problems that affect over 1.5 million Americans. However, there are more than ...

Source: Treasure Coast Newspapers
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis Don’t Have to Ruin Your Love Life

“Arthritis can cause physical discomfort and limitations,” says Ana-Maria Orbai, MD, a professor at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, who specializes in arthritis and rheumatology. For people with skin psoriasis, skin ...

Source: Everyday Health
Published: 12 Dec 2018

National rheumatology and psoriasis organizations release joint guideline for psoriatic arthritis

ATLANTA - The American College of Rheumatology (ACR) and National Psoriasis Foundation (NPF) have released a joint treatment guideline for psoriatic arthritis (PsA) that provides evidence-based pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic recommendations on caring ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 03 Dec 2018

General Rheumatology is for nurse practitioners and physician assistants, offering the latest information on diagnosing, treating, managing, and preventing medical conditions typically seen in the office-based primary-care setting. Find all of the news and ...

Source: Clinical Advisor
Published: 06 Dec 2018

Dr. Yonit Sterba Rakovchik

Dr. Yonit Sterba Rakovchik is a pediatric rheumatology doctor in Miami, Florida and is affiliated with Nicklaus Children's Hospital. She received her medical degree from Central University of Venezuela and has been in practice between 11-20 years.

Source: US News Health
Published: 28 Nov 2018

Global Rheumatology Therapeutics Market by Types, Applications, Countries, Companies and Forecasts to 2023 covered in a Latest Research

(EMAILWIRE.COM, November 10, 2018 ) With the help of 15 chapters spread over 100 pages this report describe Rheumatology Therapeutics Introduction, product scope, market overview, market opportunities, market risk, and market driving force. Later it ...

Published: 10 Nov 2018

Rheumatology Therapeutics Market - Global Industry Insights, Trends, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis, 2018-2026

Rheumatology diseases affects the supporting or connecting structures of the body mostly joints, ligaments, muscles, tendons, and rarely some organs of the body. This disease is characterized by inflammation of joints and it affects spine in some types of ...

Source: MENAFN
Published: 20 Sep 2018

New Data Showcasing Lilly's Growing Commitment in Rheumatology to be Featured at the ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting

- Forty-one abstracts supporting Taltz® and Olumiant® reveal new data including findings in ankylosing spondylitis (radiographic axial spondyloarthritis), psoriatic arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus and rheumatoid arthritis - INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 15 ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 15 Oct 2018

Nurse practitioner is a trailblazer with rheumatology practice

Rheumatology is a medical specialty focusing on autoimmune and inflammatory diseases. Most commonly, people with rheumatoid arthritis are treated by these specialists. However, finding care can be difficult as the number of patients is increasing as the ...

Source: WNYT NewsChannel 13
Published: 03 Oct 2018

Rheumatologist Joel D. Abbott, MD Joins Rheumatology Associates in Alabama

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Nov. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Dr. Abbott completed his undergraduate from Birmingham-Southern College where he graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelors of Science in Mathematics. He then earned his Medical Degree in 2000 from The ...

Source: Markets Insider
Published: 08 Nov 2018

Centrexion Therapeutics Announces Two CNTX-4975 Presentations at the 2018 American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Centrexion Therapeutics Corporation (“Centrexion”), a company focused on developing non-opioid and non-addictive therapies for the treatment of chronic pain, today announced it will present one poster and one oral presentation ...

Source: NewsOK
Published: 16 Oct 2018

“PAINSOMNIA” Described by CreakyJoints Patient Advocates at the 2018 American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting

UPPER NYACK, N.Y.--(Business Wire)--As part of the first ever “Patient Perspectives Poster Program” at the 2018 ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting in Chicago, volunteer patient advocates sponsored by CreakyJoints® presented a poster discussing patients ...

Source: Digital Journal
Published: 23 Oct 2018

Bahrain Medical Society to host rheumatology forum

Bahrain Medical Society is set to host the annual Bahrain Rheumatology Conference on November 23 and 24 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. Being held under the patronage of Dr Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Khalifa, President of the Supreme Council of Health, the ...

Source: Trade Arabia
Published: 22 Oct 2018

Effort seeks to increase the number of trained rheumatology nurse practitioners and physician assistants

Due to an aging population and increasing prevalence of rheumatic disease, there are growing demands on clinicians who specialize in rheumatology. To meet these demands, the American College of Rheumatology has developed a formal curriculum for nurse ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 19 Apr 2018

The American College of Rheumatology Recommends Biosimilar Use in New White Paper

Atlanta, Feb. 07, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American College of Rheumatology (ACR) has published a new white paper, “The Science Behind Biosimilars – Entering a New Era of Biologic Therapy,” providing a comprehensive overview of the scientific ...

Source: GlobeNewswire
Published: 07 Feb 2018

Rheumatologist shortage looms amid surging patient demand

An estimated 6,013 clinicians in the U.S. specialized in rheumatology as of 2015, the equivalent of 5,415 full-time providers, according to one of the studies, published in Arthritis Care & Research. By 2030, that’s projected to fall to 4,882 clinicians ...

Source: Reuters
Published: 07 Feb 2018

United Rheumatology Expands Leadership Staff For Growth And Enhanced Services To Members And Patients

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., Feb. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- United Rheumatology, the pre-eminent service organization optimizing the practice of independent rheumatologists, announced two new appointments to help guide the company with its growth and services to member ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 26 Feb 2018

Global Rheumatology Therapeutics Market Will Reach USD 50.9 Billion by 2022: Zion Market Research

New York, NY, Feb. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Zion Market Research has published a new report titled “Rheumatology Therapeutics Market by Disease Type (Rheumatoid Arthritis, Osteoarthritis, Lupus, Gout, Ankylosing spondylitis and other), Drug Type ...

Source: GlobeNewswire
Published: 16 Feb 2018

United Rheumatology Expands Leadership Staff For Growth And Enhanced Services To Members And Patients

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., Feb. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- United Rheumatology, the pre-eminent service organization optimizing the practice of independent rheumatologists, announced two new appointments to help guide the company with its growth and services to ...

Source: Markets Insider
Published: 26 Feb 2018

Emirates Hospital ties up with rheumatology specialist centre

Dubai: The Humeira Badsha Medical Centre (HBMC), a leading specialist facility in musculoskeletal diseases, announced its collaborating with Emirates Hospital as it officially opened its new facility in Dubai. Having treated over 13,000 patients since its ...

Source: Gulf News
Published: 21 May 2018

Rheumatology Fellowship Program

Applications should be submitted through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) ERAS application system.. We participate in the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) subspecialty match. The application process for fellowship ...

Published: 07 Jun 2018

Rheumatology, Allergy & Clinical Immunology

The Section of Rheumatology, Allergy and Clinical Immunology is dedicated to being foremost in the world in the world in three missions: providing care for patients with rheumatic, allergic and immunologic disorders educating future generations of thought ...

Published: 06 Aug 2018

Caribbean health officials to attend rheumatology conference in St Lucia

CASTRIES, St Lucia (CMC) — Health professionals from the Caribbean will meet here later this week to discuss the diagnosis and management of the most common and serious rheumatic conditions across the region. The Caribbean Association for Rheumatology ...

Source: The Jamaica Observer
Published: 30 Apr 2018

Online training tool developed by rheumatology group for NPs

An online education tool called Rheumatology Curriculum Outline has been developed by the Association of Rheumatology Health Professionals, an American College of Rheumatology division, to help provide specialty training for nurse practitioners and ...

Source: SmartBrief
Published: 10 May 2018

700 Letters sent to wrong patients at Borgess Rheumatology

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Borgess Rheumatology is reaching out to hundreds of patients who may have been contacted by mistake. According to a statement Newschannel 3 received Friday morning approximately 700 patient letters were mailed to the ...

Source: WWMT
Published: 04 Aug 2018

Rheumatology continues to be struggling for recognition: Dr C Balakrishnan

The disease management in rheumatology is more complex, one needs to make a proper diagnosis and educate the patient.Shahid Akhter | ETHealthWorld | November 18, 2017, 10:09 IST In an interview with ETHealthworld, Dr C Balakrishnan, Consultant ...

Published: 18 Nov 2017

BMC Rheumatology: a new addition to the BMC series!

We are excited to announce the launch of BMC Rheumatology as the newest journal in the BMC series and to inform the scientific community that the journal is now open for submissions. Journal Editor James Mockridge tells us more about this exciting development.

Source: BMC Blogs Network
Published: 21 Apr 2017