Top in rheumatology: Beta-blockers for pain, airborne transmission of Kawasaki disease
British researchers found that beta-blockers were associated with a reduced risk for primary care consultations for knee osteoarthritis and knee and hip pain. A review of the...
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CU researcher receives NIH grant to analyze the link between gut microbiome and osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis affects the joints, but according to researcher Michael Zuscik, PhD, it may start in the gut.
12 hours ago - News Medical
Shared decision-making, clinical judgement take priority where OA guidelines diverge
Shared decision-making and clinical judgement are key to effectively managing osteoarthritis patients, especially when sets of osteoarthritis guidelines disagree on the best...
17 hours ago - Healio
Machine learning models may predict survival of TKR in patients with OA
Published results showed it is possible to predict when patients with knee osteoarthritis may undergo a total knee replacement and which patients would likely experience fast...
1 day ago - Healio
Little Benefit Seen for Statin Drug in Knee OA
The use of atorvastatin did not reduce cartilage volume loss in patients with knee osteoarthritis over a period of 2 years, a placebo-controlled study found. Among patients...
2 days ago - MedPageToday
Study: Curcumin a powerful anti-inflammatory for knee osteoarthritis
A new study has concluded that a proprietary turmeric extract is as effective as paracetamol in reducing pain and other symptoms of knee osteoarthritis (OA
8 days ago - NutraIngredients-USA
Beta-blockers may reduce risk for knee osteoarthritis, hip/knee pain
Common beta-blockers are associated with a reduced cumulative risk for knee osteoarthritis, knee pain and hip pain consultations, according to data published in...
10 days ago - Healio
Sprifermin may confer greater benefit to patients at risk for rapid knee OA progression
Sprifermin improved cartilage thickness and pain symptoms in a subgroup of patients with knee osteoarthritis who demonstrated low minimum joint-space width and moderate-to-high...
10 days ago - Healio
Study: TKR is cost-effective for older, obese patients with knee osteoarthritis
Total knee replacement increased quality-adjusted life-years and lifetime medical costs in older patients with a BMI of 40 kg/m2 or greater and end-stage knee osteoarthritis...
13 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Top in rheumatology: FDA action on tanezumab, unapproved CBD products
The FDA's Arthritis Advisory Committee and Drug Safety and Risk Management Advisory Committee denied Pfizer's risk mitigation proposal for its osteoarthritis drug tanezumab. A...
14 days ago - Healio
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Treating obstructive sleep apnea may lower risk for dementia
Positive airway pressure treatment was associated with a lower likelihood of incident Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia in older adults with obstructive sleep...
Prostate cancer specialist honored for translational, clinical research
American Association for Cancer Research presented the AACR-Waun Ki Hong Award for Outstanding Achievement in Translational and Clinical Cancer Research to Nima Sharifi...