Clinical Edge

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

This Week's Must Reads

Decreasing Trend of Age-Adjusted Mean BMD Observed, Osteoporos Int; ePub 2018 Aug 8; Xu, Wu

Pain Severity and Depression in Knee OA Examined, Osteoarthritis Cartilage; ePub 2018 Aug 6; Rathbun, et al

Smoking, Alcohol, and SLE Incidence Link Examined, Arthritis Care Res; ePub 2018 Aug 9; Cozier, et al

SLE Damage Compared in 2 Cohorts of Dominicans, Lupus; ePub 2018 Aug 9; Geraldino-Pardilla, et al

Resistance Training May Help Minimize Hip Bone Loss, J Bone Miner Res; ePub 2018 Aug 7; Beavers, 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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FDA Actions

FDA Approves Olumiant for Rheumatoid Arthritis, Eli Lilly, Incyte news release; 2018 Jun 1

FDA Approves Consensi for Osteoarthritis Pain, FirstWord Pharma news release; 2018 May 31

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Orthopedics

Psoriasis Linked with Two Foot/Ankle Conditions, RMD Open; 2018 May 21; Lewinson, et al

Hip, Knee Arthroplasty Compared in NY and Ontario, Arthritis Rheumatol; ePub 2017 Dec 29; Cram, Landon, et al

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Pediatrics

Youth: High Health Care Use Prior to SLE Diagnosis, Arthritis Care Res; ePub 2017 Dec 1; Chang, et al

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

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Lifestyle

Smoking, Alcohol, and SLE Incidence Link Examined, Arthritis Care Res; ePub 2018 Aug 9; Cozier, et al

Resistance Training May Help Minimize Hip Bone Loss, J Bone Miner Res; ePub 2018 Aug 7; Beavers, et al

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Rheumatoid Arthritis

Pain and Catastrophizing in Patients with RA, J Clin Rheumatol; ePub 2018 Jun 22; Cohen, et al

Delay in DMARD Initiation in Newly Diagnosed RA, Semin Arthritis Rheum; ePub 2018 Jul 18; Kimsey, 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

Pain Severity and Depression in Knee OA Examined, Osteoarthritis Cartilage; ePub 2018 Aug 6; Rathbun, et al

FDA Approves Consensi for Osteoarthritis Pain, FirstWord Pharma news release; 2018 May 31

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Osteoarthritis

Pain Severity and Depression in Knee OA Examined, Osteoarthritis Cartilage; ePub 2018 Aug 6; Rathbun, et al

Moderate Physical Activity May Ease Knee OA Pain, Osteoarthritis Cartilage; ePub 2018 Jul 23; Song, et al

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Gout

Gout and Risk of Age-Related Macular Degeneration, PLoS One; ePub 2018 Jul 12; Singh, Cleveland

Gout Associated with Erectile Dysfunction Risk, J Rheumatol; ePub 2018 Jul 15; Schlesinger, et al

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Osteoporosis

Decreasing Trend of Age-Adjusted Mean BMD Observed, Osteoporos Int; ePub 2018 Aug 8; Xu, Wu

Resistance Training May Help Minimize Hip Bone Loss, J Bone Miner Res; ePub 2018 Aug 7; Beavers, et al

Read more in Osteoporosis