Clinical Edge

Summaries of Must-Read Clinical Literature, Guidelines, and FDA Actions

This Week's Must Reads

Exploring Link Between CV and Rheumatic Diseases, Clin Rheumatol; ePub 2017 Oct 9; Jafri, Ogdie, et al

Current Smoking Strongly Linked with dsDNA+ SLE, Ann Rheum Dis; ePub 2017 Oct 7; Barbhaiya, et al

Light Activity Best for Patients with Knee Pain, Semin Arthritis Rheum; ePub 2017 Oct 9; Song, et al

Radiographic Hip Morphologies Prevalent in US, Osteoarthritis Cartilage; ePub 2017 Oct 9; Raveendran, et al

Specific Antibodies Associated with CAD in RA, Arthritis Care Res; ePub 2017 Oct 9; Hejblum, et al

Clinical Guidelines

Medication Guideline for Patients Undergoing THA, TKA, Arthritis Rheumatol; ePub 2017 Jun 16; Goodman, et al

ACP Updates Guidelines for Osteoporosis, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2017 May 9; Qaseem, et al

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Mixed Topics

Disability Prevention Program Reduced Work Loss, Arthritis Care Res; ePub 2017 Sep 21; Keysor, et al

Patient-Reported Outcomes System Evaluated, Arthritis Care Res; ePub 2016 Dec 28; Katz, et al

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Orthopedics

Anorexia Nervosa Associated with Fracture Risk, J Bone Miner Res; ePub 2017 Jan 19; Nagata, et al

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Pediatrics

Knee Osteochondritis Dissecans Highest in Youth, Osteoarthritis Cartilage; ePub 2017 Jul 12; Pareek, et al

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Rheumatoid Arthritis

Exploring Link Between CV and Rheumatic Diseases, Clin Rheumatol; ePub 2017 Oct 9; Jafri, Ogdie, et al

Specific Antibodies Associated with CAD in RA, Arthritis Care Res; ePub 2017 Oct 9; Hejblum, et al

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Spondyloarthropathies

Medication Guideline for Patients Undergoing THA, TKA, Arthritis Rheumatol; ePub 2017 Jun 16; Goodman, et al

Cervical Spine Fracture Associated with Mortality, Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken); ePub 2016 May 9; Wysham, et al

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Pain

Incident Vertebral Fractures Linked with Back Pain, J Bone Miner Res; ePub 2017 Sep 7; Fink, et al

Durolane Approved for Pain Linked with Knee OA, Bioventus news release; 2017 Sep 5

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Osteoarthritis

Light Activity Best for Patients with Knee Pain, Semin Arthritis Rheum; ePub 2017 Oct 9; Song, et al

Radiographic Hip Morphologies Prevalent in US, Osteoarthritis Cartilage; ePub 2017 Oct 9; Raveendran, et al

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Gout

Group Study Focuses on Gout and Comorbidity, Arthritis Res Ther; ePub 2017 Sep 15; Singh

Drug Approved for Hyperuricemia Linked to Gout, PharmaLive news release; 2017 Aug 21

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Osteoporosis

Fracture Incidence, Characteristics in Young Adults, J Bone Miner Res; ePub 2017 Oct 3; Farr, et al

Inflammatory Markers, Risk of Fracture in Elderly, J Bone Miner Res; ePub Oct 4; Stojanović, et al

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Psoriatic arthritis

FDA Approves Orencia for Psoriatic Arthritis, Bristol-Myers Squibb news release; 2017 July 6

Medication Guideline for Patients Undergoing THA, TKA, Arthritis Rheumatol; ePub 2017 Jun 16; Goodman, et al

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Practice Management

Can Patient Navigators Improve Adherence to DMARDs?, Arthritis Care Res; ePub 2017 Jun 2; Feldman, et al

First EHR Algorithm Will Help Identify SLE Patients, Arthritis Care Res; ePub 2017 Apr 10; Barnado, et al

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