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Childhood rheumatic diseases

Patricia Woo

  1. This review summarizes the immunological consequences of biological therapies used in juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA). For every frequently used biological agent the characteristics are clearly specified (...

    Authors: Joost F Swart, Sytze de Roock and Nico M Wulffraat

    Citation: Arthritis Research & Therapy 2013 15:213

    Content type: Review

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  2. Cardiovascular morbidity and mortality are becoming major health concerns for adults with inflammatory rheumatic diseases. The enhanced atherogenesis in this patient population is promoted by the exposure to t...

    Authors: Julie Barsalou, Timothy J Bradley and Earl D Silverman

    Citation: Arthritis Research & Therapy 2013 15:212

    Content type: Review

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  3. Adult and juvenile dermatomyositis share the hallmark features of pathognomic skin rash and muscle inflammation, but are heterogeneous disorders with a range of additional disease features and complications. T...

    Authors: Sarah L Tansley, Neil J McHugh and Lucy R Wedderburn

    Citation: Arthritis Research & Therapy 2013 15:211

    Content type: Review

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