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Clinical rheumatology and osteoporosis

Section edited by Jasvinder Singh

This section concerns all aspects of research into osteoporosis and rheumatic diseases, where the primary focus relates specifically to a component(s) of the musculoskeletal system

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  1. Content type: Research article

    We have previously described the association between rheumatoid arthritis (RA) prevalence and the two mutY Homolog (E. coli) (MUTYH) SNPs (rs3219463 and rs3219476) among the Taiwanese population. This present ...

    Authors: Shih-Yin Chen, Hsin-Han Chen, Yu-Chuen Huang, Shih-Ping Liu, Ying-Ju Lin, Sui-Foon Lo, Yuan-Yen Chang, Hui-Wen Lin, Chung-Ming Huang and Fuu-Jen Tsai

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2017 18:69

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  2. Content type: Research article

    Intra-articular corticosteroid injections (IACI) are effective treatments for pain in knee osteoarthritis (KOA) but treatment response varies. There is uncertainty as to whether structural factors such as accu...

    Authors: G. Hirsch, T. W. O’Neill, G. Kitas, A. Sinha and R. Klocke

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2017 18:44

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  3. Content type: Review

    Osteoporosis and osteoporotic fractures remain significant public health challenges worldwide. Recently the concept of frailty in relation to osteoporosis in the elderly has been increasingly accepted, with em...

    Authors: Guowei Li, Lehana Thabane, Alexandra Papaioannou, George Ioannidis, Mitchell A. H. Levine and Jonathan D. Adachi

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2017 18:46

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  4. Content type: Research article

    The Internet is increasingly used to access health information, although the quality of information varies. The aim of this study was to evaluate the readability, and quality of websites about polymyalgia rheu...

    Authors: Arani Vivekanantham, Joanne Protheroe, Sara Muller and Samantha Hider

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2017 18:43

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  5. Content type: Research article

    Interstitial lung disease (ILD) is frequently associated with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), and is designated RA-associated ILD (RA-ILD). RA-ILD has a large impact on the prognosis of RA. Here, we investigated th...

    Authors: Shomi Oka, Hiroshi Furukawa, Kota Shimada, Atsushi Hashimoto, Akiko Komiya, Naoshi Fukui, Naoyuki Tsuchiya and Shigeto Tohma

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2017 18:21

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  6. Content type: Case report

    Destructive spondyloarthropathy (DSA) is one of the major complications in patients undergoing long-term hemodialysis. To the best of our knowledge, an epidural abscess occurring at the level of preexisting ce...

    Authors: Jun-Seok Lee, Ji-Hyun Ryu, Jong-Tae Park and Ki-Won Kim

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2017 18:11

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  7. Content type: Research article

    Well-designed studies of complications and readmission rates in patients undergoing total hip arthroplasty (THA) with osteonecrosis are lacking. Our objective was to examine if a diagnosis of osteonecrosis was...

    Authors: Jasvinder A. Singh, Jason Chen, Maria C. S. Inacio, Robert S. Namba and Elizabeth W. Paxton

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2017 18:8

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  8. Content type: Research article

    In our current economic climate of scarce resources there is a lot of debate around the best - and most efficient - way of delivering care, which points patients towards the right physician at the earliest opp...

    Authors: R. Puchner, R. Hochreiter, H. Pieringer and A. Vavrovsky

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2017 18:7

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  9. Content type: Research article

    To identify predictive factors of response to viscosupplementation (VS) in patients with hip osteoarthritis (HOA).

    Authors: Florent Eymard, Bernard Maillet, Henri Lellouche, Sylvie Mellac-Ducamp, Olivier Brocq, Damien Loeuille, Xavier Chevalier and Thierry Conrozier

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2017 18:3

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  10. Content type: Research article

    The aim of this study was to assess the efficacy of choline-stabilized orthosilicic acid (ch-OSA) in patients with symptomatic knee osteoarthritis (OA).

    Authors: Piet Geusens, Karel Pavelka, Jozef Rovensky, Johan Vanhoof, Nathalie Demeester, Mario Calomme and Dirk Vanden Berghe

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2017 18:2

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  11. Content type: Research article

    The purpose of this study was to test the hypothesis that a health and wellness coaching (HWC)-based intervention for fibromyalgia (FM) would result in sustained improvements in health and quality of life, and...

    Authors: Kevin V. Hackshaw, Marcal Plans-Pujolras, Luis E. Rodriguez-Saona, Margaret A. Moore, Erika K. Jackson, Gary A. Sforzo and C. A. Tony Buffington

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2016 17:457

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  12. Content type: Study protocol

    Fragility fractures are one of the leading causes for disability in old people. The main underlying mechanisms are osteoporosis and falls. Evidence-based measures to prevent either falls or fractures are avail...

    Authors: Kilian Rapp, Karin Kampe, Patrick Roigk, Hella Kircheisen, Clemens Becker, Ivonne Lindlbauer, Hans-Helmut König, Dietrich Rothenbacher and Gisela Büchele

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2016 17:458

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  13. Content type: Research article

    Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a long term condition that requires early treatment to control symptoms and improve long-term outcomes. Lack of response to RA treatments is not only a waste of healthcare resource...

    Authors: Kanta Kumar, Sarah Peters and Anne Barton

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2016 17:460

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  14. Content type: Research article

    Although disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs (DMARDs) are the cornerstone of treatment for inflammatory rheumatic diseases, medication adherence to DMARDs is often suboptimal. Effective interventions to imp...

    Authors: Marieke Voshaar, Johanna Vriezekolk, Sandra van Dulmen, Bart van den Bemt and Mart van de Laar

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2016 17:442

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  15. Content type: Research article

    Patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) spend a high proportion of their waking time in sedentary behaviour (SB) and have an increased risk of cardiovascular disease. Reduction of SB and increase in light inte...

    Authors: T. Thomsen, M. Aadahl, N. Beyer, M. L. Hetland, K. Løppenthin, J. Midtgaard, R. Christensen and B. A. Esbensen

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2016 17:434

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  16. Content type: Research article

    To develop Singapore Chinese and English versions of the Psoriatic Arthritis Quality of Life (PsAQoL) scale that were equivalent to and met the same psychometric and acceptability standards as the original UK ...

    Authors: Ying Ying Leung, Julian Thumboo, Matthew Rouse and Stephen P. McKenna

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2016 17:432

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  17. Content type: Research article

    This study evaluated two doses of etoricoxib (60 and 90 mg) vs. naproxen 1000 mg in subjects with ankylosing spondylitis (AS).

    Authors: Eva Balazcs, Joachim Sieper, Kara Bickham, Anish Mehta, Nancy Frontera, Paul Stryszak, Zoran Popmihajlov and Paul M. Peloso

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2016 17:426

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  18. Content type: Research article

    Knee Osteoarthritis (KOA) is a heterogeneous pathology characterized by a complex and multifactorial nature. It has been hypothesised that these differences are due to the existence of underlying phenotypes re...

    Authors: A. Dell’Isola, R. Allan, S. L. Smith, S. S. P. Marreiros and M. Steultjens

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2016 17:425

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  19. Content type: Research article

    The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of chondroitin sulfate (CS) on the serum levels of Coll2-1 in patients with knee OA.

    Authors: Ingrid Möller, Myriam Gharbi, Helena Martinez Serrano, Marta Herrero Barbero, Josep Verges Milano and Yves Henrotin

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2016 17:416

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  20. Content type: Research article

    In patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) clinical measures of disease activity may not reliably discriminate between patients with active inflammatory disease and those with concomitant fibromyalgia (FM). Re...

    Authors: Aneela N. Mian, Khaldoun Chaabo, Julekha Wajed, Sujith Subesinghe, Nicola J. Gullick, Bruce Kirkham and Toby Garrood

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2016 17:404

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