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'Immunology boot camp' emphasizes role of chronic stress in autoimmune disease

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Among the most important research in rheumatology over the past two decades has been the role of stress in the onset and course of autoimmune disorders such as rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus — an interaction ...

Source: Healio
Published: 15 Feb 2019

Expanding rheumatology services via telemedicine

“I am very pleased that Pfizer awarded this major grant to a multidisciplinary Rutgers faculty team,” said Dean Lei Lei, Rutgers Business School. “Congratulations to professors Alok Baveja and Ben Melamed in the Supply Chain Management Department and ...

Published: 18 Feb 2019

Three seasoned healthcare executives, Douglas Tardio, William Moore and James Albano join United Rheumatology

NEW YORK, Feb. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, United Rheumatology (UR) announced a new executive leadership team with deep roots in managed care and specialty benefit management. The management services organization, with over 500 independent ...

Source: PR Newswire
Published: 14 Feb 2019

Prevalence and serological profile of anti-DFS70 positive subjects from a routine ANA cohort

About anti-DFS70 positive subjects, 5.3% came from Internal Medicine, 3.6% from Neurology, Haematology and Rheumatology, respectively, 1.8% from Cardiology, 1.8% from Endocrinology and remaining 80.3% from outpatients. By comparative analysis of referring ...

Source: Nature
Published: 18 Feb 2019

Treat your Rheumatoid Arthritis with board-certified doctors at The Polyclinic

The Polyclinic's Rheumatology department cuts through the confusion with their board-certified doctors whose expertise will increase the quality of your care. The Polyclinic has undergone a variety of initiatives to improve care for their patients ...

Source: KING5
Published: 14 Feb 2019

Smoking Status Inversely Linked to Primary Sjogren Syndrome

retrospective cohort study published in The Journal of Rheumatology. In contrast, body mass index (BMI) and obesity have not demonstrated any relationship with pSS. The investigators sought to explore the role played by smoking and obesity among ...

Source: Clinical Advisor
Published: 14 Feb 2019

National rheumatology and psoriasis organizations release joint guideline for psoriatic arthritis

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 for ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 03 Dec 2018

Myriad Announces Publication of Vectra® Study in Journal Rheumatology

SALT LAKE CITY, Dec. 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Myriad Genetics, Inc. (MYGN), a global leader in personalized medicine, today announced the results from a large commercial cohort and several clinical studies on development of the adjusted Vectra ® score ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 26 Dec 2018

Tuhina Neogi Named Rheumatology Section Chief

Tuhina Neogi, MD, PhD, professor of medicine, has been named chief of the section of rheumatology, in the department of medicine at BU School of Medicine (BUSM) and Boston Medical Center (BMC). Dr. Neogi leads an internationally known research team focused ...

Published: 21 Dec 2018

What Can Be Done About the Growing Shortage of Rheumatologists?

“One thing that is guaranteed for everybody, if you live long enough, you will develop osteoarthritis,” says Dr. Wael Jarjour, professor of medicine and division director of immunology and rheumatology at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center ...

Source: US News Health
Published: 04 Apr 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

TSI Healthcare Partners with Arizona Arthritis & Rheumatology Associates, P.C.

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Oct. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Arizona Arthritis & Rheumatology Associates, P.C. in the Phoenix metropolitan area of Arizona has partnered with TSI Healthcare, a national leader in the sales and support of NextGen Practice ...

Source: Markets Insider
Published: 04 Oct 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

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

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

Current Trends in Rheumatology Therapeutics Market with Future Scope Analysis 2024

The recent report on global rheumatology therapeutics market identified that North America dominated the global rheumatology therapeutics market over the last couple of years, while emerging markets of Asia-Pacific and Latin America are anticipated to ...

Source: Digital Journal
Published: 21 Feb 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

Editorial introductions

Current Opinion in Rheumatology was launched in 1989. It is one of a successful series of review journals whose unique format is designed to provide a systematic and critical assessment of the literature as presented in the many primary journals.

Source: LWW Journals
Published: 10 Oct 2017

Allen & Bruss join Rheumatology & Osteoporosis Services

As a patient-centered rheumatology office the R&O team partners with patients and healthcare providers to deliver the best combination of medicine, lifestyle adjustments, and other healing modalities to patients in need from the greater metro area and ...

Source: Lincoln Journal Star
Published: 05 Dec 2016

National Rheumatology and Psoriasis Organizations Release Joint Guideline for Treating Psoriatic Arthritis

Atlanta, Dec. 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 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 ...

Source: GlobeNewswire
Published: 03 Dec 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

Rheumatology clinic - psoriatic arthritis

A 27-year-old male presented to his GP with a two year history of gradually worsening joint pains that started in his right thumb. Over the past six months the pain spread to his other fingers and his feet. He complained of early morning stiffness lasting ...

Source: Pulse
Published: 24 Jul 2017

Rheumatology Care expands in Nebraska

ATLANTA – The Rheumatology Research Foundation announced on March 30 that its largest fundraising campaign, Journey to Cure, has funded 14 opportunities for rheumatology health professionals in Nebraska. The funding helps to recruit and train more ...

Source: Fremont Tribune
Published: 04 Apr 2017