Tag: rheumatoid arthritis
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an autoimmune disease caused by genetic and environmental factors. Infection is proposed to contribute to the pathogenesis. Several viral and bacterial infections, including parvovirus B19, Chikungunya, hepatitis C, Epstein-Barr virus and Porphyromonas gingivalis, have been raised to be associated with RA
14 days ago
 
Heterogeneous clinical phenotypes, different patterns of response to therapy and mosaic severity disease among RA patients had raised the need among clinicians to identify possible response predicting factors and profile single RA patient conditions.
17.01.2020
 
Patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) are at increased risk of mortality, largely attributed to increased cardiovascular (CV) death. The prevalence of the cardiovascular disease in autoimmune diseases has been underestimated for decades.
13.01.2020
 
The aetiopathogenesis of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is thought to result from a multistep process, where environmental factors induce a pathological activation of the immune system in susceptible individuals. Recent studies have suggested that the initial steps of the pathological autoimmune response originate in mucosal sites, rather than in the joints.
29.07.2019
 
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) has been associated with a relative expansion of faecal Prevotellaceae. To determine the microbiome composition and prevalence of Prevotella spp. in a group of individuals at increased risk for RA, but prior to the development of the disease.
02.07.2019
 
Resveratrol (RSV), a naturally occurring polyphenol, has been found to have potent antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, and anticancer effects. Recently, RSV was reported as a new potential agent to suppress inflammation of collagen-induced arthritis in a mouse model. Nevertheless, the clinical benefits of RSV in the management of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) were not studied.
22.06.2019
 
Pollution has long been incriminated in many cardiovascular and respiratory diseases. More recently, studies evaluated the potential role for particulate pollutants in autoimmune diseases, including rheumatoid arthritis (RA)
21.06.2019
 
14-3-3h may represent a useful diagnostic biomarker for rheumatoid arthritis (RA). We assessed the prevalence and serum levels of 14-3- 3h in patients with RA and in patients with other rheumatic diseases. Serum levels of 14-3-3h were measured in 96 patients with RA, in 101 patients with other rheumatic diseases, and in 66 healthy subjects.
19.06.2019
 
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is characterised by functional disability, pain, fatigue and body composition alterations that can further impact on the physical dysfunction seen in RA. RA is also associated with systemic manifestations, most notably an increased risk for cardiovascular disease
14.06.2019
 
Autoimmune rheumatic diseases are characterised by an abnormal immune system response, complement activation, cytokines dysregulation and inflammation.
12.04.2019