Sarcoidosis is a chronic inflammatory disease characterized by non-caseating granuloma which etiology is unknown yet. Adipokines are different proteins synthesized by adipose tissue that have an influence on angiogenesis,...Read More
Network Pharmacology-Based Prediction and Verification of Qingluo Tongbi Formula to Reduce Liver Toxicity of Tripterygium wilfordii via UGT2B7 in Endoplasmic Reticulum.
Posted by admin | Feb 17, 2020
BACKGROUND The hepatotoxicity of Tripterygium wilfordii Hook. f. (TWHF) limits its clinic utilization. Qingluo Tongbi formula (QTF) was formulated based on a basic Chinese medicine theory. Previous studies have confirmed the...Read More
The effect of saffron supplement on clinical outcomes and metabolic profiles in patients with active rheumatoid arthritis: A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial.
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a systemic autoimmune and inflammatory disease. Our study aimed to determine the effect of saffron supplement on clinical outcomes and metabolic profiles in patients with active RA. In this...Read More
Numerous epidemiological studies have suggested a link between vitamin D deficiency and the development of various autoimmune diseases, including diabetes mellitus type 1, rheumatoid arthritis, inflammatory bowel disease,...Read More
Psychosocial Factors Associated with Sleep Quality and Duration Among Older Adults with Chronic Pain.
Sleep complaints are common among older adults with chronic pain. Because of the risk of significant side effects, sleep medications are not recommended as first-line treatments. Little is known about the association between...Read More
Original Research: Arthritis-Related Functional Limitations and Inadequate Physical Activity Among Female Adult Cancer Survivors.
The American Cancer Society (ACS) Guidelines on Nutrition and Physical Activity for Cancer Prevention recommend an adequate level of physical activity for cancer prevention and survivorship. Many adults have been diagnosed with...Read More
Immunomodulatory benefits of mesenchymal stem cells treated with Caffeine in adjuvant-induced arthritis.
We intend to assess the effect of the conditioned medium of Caffeine pulsed MSCS in the amelioration of rheumatoid arthritis (RA)-afflicted rats.MSCs were incubated with 0, 0.1, 0.5 or 1 mM Caffeine for 2 weeks. RA was induced...Read More
Clinical Outcomes of Hip Arthroscopy in Patients with Systemic Inflammatory Diseases Compared to Matched Controls at a Minimum of 2-Year Follow-Up.
Posted by admin | Feb 10, 2020
To evaluate post-operative outcomes and pre-operative risk factors for patients with underlying systemic inflammatory disorders (SID) after hip arthroscopy.A retrospective analysis of patients that had undergone hip arthroscopy,...Read More
Cardiovascular MRI evidence of reduced systolic function and reduced LV mass in rheumatoid arthritis: impact of disease phenotype.
Posted by admin | Feb 10, 2020
The accelerated risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) requires further study of the underlying pathophysiology and determination of the at-risk RA phenotype. Our objectives were to describe the...Read More