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Genetically Predicted BMI Increases Rheumatoid Arthritis Risk
Oral Steroids May Raise Risks for Diabetes, HTN, VTE in Children
Glucocorticoids Linked to Hospitalized Infection Risk in RA
Adding Belimumab Improves Renal Outcome in Lupus Nephritis
Curcuma longa Extract Improves Knee Pain in Osteoarthritis
Lipid-Rich Necrotic Core Linked to Psoriasis Severity
Study Examines Diet and Risk for Rheumatoid Arthritis in Women
Predictors of Transition to Adult Rheumatology Care Explored
Widespread Avoidance of Medical Care Found Due to COVID-19 Concerns
Early Therapy for Rheumatoid Arthritis May Slow Heart Disease
Some Lupus Erythematosus Cases Tied to Drug Exposure
Lung-Specific Risk Factors Linked to Hip Fracture in Smokers
Most Shoulder Replacements Last More Than 10 Years
Respiratory Disease May Increase Risk for Rheumatoid Arthritis
Risk for COVID-19 Hospitalization Follows Usual Pattern in Lupus
Longer Bisphosphonate Use May Up Atypical Femur Fracture Risk
Poll: More Older Adults Using Telehealth During Pandemic
Bisphosphonates Safe but May Not Improve Bone Marrow Lesion Volume
Burnout Less Likely for Doctors in Minority Race/Ethnic Groups
Guidance Helps Doctors Optimize Telemedicine for Seniors
Expanding Medicaid in Holdout States Could Insure 3.9 Million
Life Expectancy 78.60 Years for U.S. Population for 2009-2011
Longer Bisphosphonate Drug Holiday May Up Fracture Risk
CDC: More American Indian, Alaska Natives in Fair, Poor Health
Health Plans Not Implementing Prior Authorization Reforms
Rheumatoid Arthritis Linked to Lower Risk for Incident T2DM
Worldwide Burden of Gout Increased From 1990 to 2017
Most Studies Still Fail to Analyze Data by Sex
President Says Medicare Should Expand Telehealth Services
Canakinumab Explored as Therapy for Large-Joint Osteoarthritis
Cost-Related Rx Nonadherence Highest in Young U.S. Women
38 Percent of Older Adults in U.S. Not Ready for Video Doctor Visits
Telemedicine Use Explodes During COVID-19 Pandemic
Sex Differences in Income Vary With Proportion of Male Doctors
Inflammation Tied to Thyroid Dysfunction With Psoriasis
Vertebral Fractures Up With Long-Term Delay of Denosumab
CDC Guidance Issued for Testing, Management of HCP Exposed to Hep C
Financial Health of Hospitals 'Dire' Due to COVID-19
CDC: Former Smokers Have Higher Levels of Fair, Poor Health
PRIME Cells ID'd in Blood Before Flare in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Physical Distancing Interventions Cut Incidence of COVID-19
Global Population Anticipated to Peak in 2064
Layoffs Cost 5.4 Million Americans Their Health Insurance
Arthritis Patients Needing to Shelter in Place Require More Support
Electronic Health Records Fail to Detect Many Medication Errors
Physically Demanding Jobs May Raise Risk for Knee Osteoarthritis
Upadacitinib Beats Methotrexate in Early Rheumatoid Arthritis
Oral Corticosteroid Bursts Carry Risk for Severe Adverse Events
Roughly 2 Million Americans Buy Prescriptions From Outside the Country
Study Finds Allergic Rhinitis, Rheumatoid Arthritis Not Linked
Trump Administration Asks Supreme Court to Overturn Affordable Care Act
Inhibition of Sclerostin May Increase Cardiovascular Risk
COVID-19 Hospitalization Up With Prednisone in Rheumatic Disease
Safety Climate Perceptions Linked to Health Provider Stress
Court Rules Against Drug Price Disclosures in TV Ads
Risk Factors for Suicide ID'd in Health Care Professionals
Skin Psoriasis, Somatic Comorbidity Up Psychiatric Illness
Pneumonia Risk Down With Nitrogen-Containing Bisphosphonates
One-Third of Lupus Patients Have Trouble Refilling Hydroxychloroquine
Long-Term Rituximab May Aid in Antibody-Associated Vasculitis
Dextrose Injections Aid Knee Osteoarthritis Pain
Tooth Loss More Prevalent in Adults With Chronic Disease
9.5 Percent Uninsured in U.S. From January Through June 2019
Links Found Between Leaders of Medical Associations, Industry
Genetic Data May Up Diagnostic Efficiency for Rheumatic Disease
Only One in Four U.S. Hospitals With ICUs Have Tele-ICU Services
Biomechanical Footwear May Aid Knee Osteoarthritis Outcomes
ACR Updates Guideline for Management of Gout
Melanoma Risk From Biologic Therapy Remains Uncertain
Burnout Comparable Between Millennial, Gen X Residents, Fellows
Spending on Primary Care Continues to Lag in the U.S.
Osteoporotic Fracture Risk Lower for DOAC Than Warfarin in A-Fib
Guidance Issued for Osteoporosis Management During COVID-19
Most Physicians Have Seen False-Negative COVID-19 Test Results
Burden of Osteoarthritis Increasing in Most Countries
Anakinra May Reduce Systemic Inflammation in COVID-19
Long-Term Physical Activity Not Tied to Knee Arthritis
ATS Issues Guideline on the Diagnosis of Sarcoidosis
Symptomatic Health Care Staff in U.K. Screened for COVID-19
Psoriasis Tied to Higher Alzheimer Disease Risk
David Shulkin, M.D., on COVID-19 Financial Consequences for Health Care System
Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Remain Unaware of CV Risk
Social Inequality May Contribute to Poor Metabolic, Bone Health
COVID-19-Linked Changes Reported in Rheumatic Disease Patient Care
Benefit of Social Distancing Outweighs Economic Impact
Prevalence of Autoimmunity May Be on the Rise
Telehealth Usage Was Growing Among Internists Prior to COVID-19
SARS-CoV-2 Contamination of Air, Surfaces Examined in ICU, Wards
Medical Masks May Be Sufficient During COVID-19 Routine Care
High Rates of Appropriate E-Consults Seen Across Specialties
Sex, Gender Differences in Psoriasis May Have Clinical Implications
Outcomes Better at One Year With Physical Therapy for Knee OA
Majority of Physicians Report Serious Concerns About COVID-19
Higher Alcohol Intake May Harm Bone Health in HIV Patients
Early Deep Remission of Crohn Disease Tied to Better Outcomes
Unemployed Workers Less Likely to Be Uninsured Post-ACA
Doctors, Hospitals, Pharmacies Warned Not to Stockpile Meds
U.S. Army Opens Field Hospital in New York City
PPE Negative for SARS-CoV-2 After Patient Contact
Workers at Risk for COVID-19 Exposure Can Access Online Training
National Health Spending Expected to Increase Through 2028
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