This course discusses the evidence on fracture risk in people living with HIV (PLHIV), bone...Read More
Posted by Rebecca Rice | May 10, 2020
Prior research indicates that fractures, as the most clinically relevant endpoint of osteoporosis,...Read More
Comparison between clinical and ultrasound assessment of the ankle region in juvenile idiopathic arthritis.
To compare frequency of joint and tendon disease on ultrasound (US) and clinical examination (CE), and to investigate agreement between US and CE in ankles with clinically active juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA).US and CE...Read More
Patient global assessment and radiographic progression in early arthritis: 3-year results from the ESPOIR cohort.
To determine if patient global assessment (PGA), as part of Boolean-based definition of remission and individually considered, over the first year of disease course had a significant relationship with structural progression over...Read More
CC chemokine receptor 6 (CCR6) is important for the trafficking of IL-17A-producing γδ T cells and required for the development of psoriasiform dermatitis (PsD) in an IL-23 intradermal injection model. The role of CCR6, however,...Read More
The water extract of “Jiao Mei Gu” attenuates the lipopolysaccharide-induced inflammatory response via inhibiting NF-κB activity in mice.
Jiao Mei Gu (JMG) is a type of Dong plant widely growing in Dong autonomous counties, Hunan province, China. As a type of traditional herbal medicine, JMG has been used to treat inflammatory-related diseases such as arthritis...Read More
Network pharmacology approach to elucidate possible action mechanisms of Sinomenii Caulis for treating osteoporosis.
Sinomenii Caulis (SC) is a well-konwn traditional Chinese medicine used for treatment of rheumatoid arthritis (RA), dermatophytosis and paralysis. Patients with RA are usually secondary to osteoporosis, but the potential...Read More
Disruption of the aldehyde dehydrogenase 2 gene increases the bone anabolic response to intermittent PTH treatment in an ovariectomized mouse model.
Aldehyde dehydrogenase 2 (ALDH2) is the enzyme that oxidizes the acetaldehyde produced by alcohol metabolism. This variant not only affects the response to alcohol but is also associated with several diseases, such as esophageal...Read More
Impact of osteoporosis on different type of short-segment posterior instrumentation for thoracolumbar burst fracture – a finite element analysis.
In Taiwan (my country), the proportion of people 65 years or older is over 14% in 2018, which is known as entering “aged society”. More and more thoracolumbar burst fractures in the setting of osteoporosis happen...Read More