Conference Reports

By Jill Stein

PARIS -- April 9, 2019 -- Children with X-linked hypophosphataemia (XLH) experience larger improvements in rickets and other outcomes when treated with the investigational agent burosumab than with conventional treatment, according to a study presented here at the 2019 World...

By Jill Stein

PARIS -- April 8, 2019 -- Achieving a higher SARC-F score at the time of admission to general rehabilitation is associated with increased functional dependence, according to results of a cross-sectional study presented here at the 2019 World Congress on Osteoporosis,...

By Jill Stein

PARIS -- April 8, 2019 -- Burosumab significantly reduces measures of osteomalacia in adults with X-linked hypophosphataemia (XLH), according to results of a phase 3, open-label, single-arm study reported here on April 5 at the 2019 World Congress on Osteoporosis,...

By Jill Stein

PARIS -- April 8, 2019 -- Patients with osteoporosis or osteopaenia should steer clear of yoga poses that call for hyperflexion and hyperextension of the spine, according to results of a retrospective analysis stated here on April 5 at the 2019 World Congress on Osteoporosis...

By Jill Stein

PARIS -- April 8, 2019 -- Increased adherence to a Mediterranean diet is associated with a decreased risk of worsening pain and symptomatic knee osteoarthritis (OA), according to results of an observational longitudinal study presented here on April 5 at the 2019 World...

By Jill Stein

PARIS -- April 8, 2019 -- Serum total antioxidant capacity (TAC) may be positively associated with frailty in older men, according to results of a cross-sectional study reported at the 2019 meeting of the 2019 World Congress on Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis and...

By Denise Baez

CHICAGO -- October 25, 2018 -- Positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) can detect giant cell arteritis (GCA) as accurately as temporal artery biopsy, researchers reported here at the 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting of the American College of Rheumatology/...

By Denise Baez

CHICAGO -- October 25, 2018 -- Combining leflunomide with hydroxychloroquine shows promise for treating patients with primary Sjögren`s syndrome, according to a study presented here at the 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting of the American College of Rheumatology/Association of...

By Denise Baez

CHICAGO -- October 24, 2018 -- Patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) who have elevated baseline interleukin-6 (IL-6) levels respond better to treatment with sarilumab than methotrexate or adalimumab, according to a study presented here at the 2018 Annual Scientific...

By Denise Baez

CHICAGO -- October 23, 2018 -- Rituximab was effective and well tolerated in children and adolescents with granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA) and microscopic polyangiitis (MPA), according to a study presented here at the 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting of the American...

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