Moderate physical activity improved function and quality of life but failed to have the expected impact on pain.
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When it comes to inflammatory pathogenesis, obesity and rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases share common features.
How well does the development of clinical synovitis correlate with initial subclinical inflammation?
Patients with obstructive sleep apnea are at increased risk for gout, even beyond the first year after the sleep disorder is diagnosed.
Findings from the first report on sex-specific predictors of spinal radiographic progression in ankylosing spondylitis.
What are the implications for the timing of these procedures in younger patients with AS?
Be aware that disease activity scores may not correlate well with pain.
(1) Questionable efficacy of knee injections, (2) a dramatic increase in the prevalence of osteoarthritis, and (3) a promising molecular biomarker.
Findings from the first study to assess scoring methods in early axSpA—before sacroiliitis is present.