American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting

Healio brings you the highlights from the American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from ACR, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.

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VIDEO: Less than 50% of patients treated with allopurinol reach uric acid target

December 5, 2017
SAN DIEGO — At the American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting, Machelle Manuel, PhD, vice president of medical scientific affairs at
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VIDEO: Spondyloarthropathies may increase likelihood of DVT, PE

December 5, 2017
SAN DIEGO – Patients with spondyloarthropathies appear to be at higher risk for deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism, according to…
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VIDEO: Patients with gout, type 2 diabetes require more aggressive management

December 5, 2017
SAN DIEGO — At the American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting, Machelle Manuel, PhD, vice president of medical scientific affairs at…

Top five videos from ACR 2017

December 4, 2017
During the American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting, Healio Rheumatology sat down with experts and key opinion leaders to discuss the…
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VIDEO: HLA alleles may predict development of sacroiliitis in PsA

December 4, 2017
SAN DIEGO – Certain HLA alleles appear to safeguard against sacroiliitis among patients with psoriatic arthritis, while others may increase an…
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VIDEO: No increased safety risk associated with increasing tocilizumab exposure

December 4, 2017
SAN DIEGO — At the American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting, Shalini Mohan, MD, discussed a study that provided an update of the safety…
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VIDEO: Interferon-induced APOL1 over-expression linked to autophagic dysfunction

December 1, 2017
SAN DIEGO — At the American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting, Ashira Blazer, MD, discussed a study in which the researchers hypothesized…
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VIDEO: No increased cardiovascular risk among RA patients who start tocilizumab

November 30, 2017
SAN DIEGO — At the American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting, Seoyoung Kim, MD, ScD, MSCE, discussed a study examining the…
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VIDEO: Quantiferon testing in a lupus clinical trial

November 30, 2017
SAN DIEGO — At the American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting, Niti Goel, MD, discussed a post hoc analysis evaluating the utility of the…
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Abituzumab may be potential treatment for scleroderma

November 30, 2017
SAN DIEGO — Abituzumab has the potential to block TGF-beta-induced fibroblast to myofibroblast transition, and deter fibrosis development…