Congress of Clinical Rheumatology Annual Meeting

Healio brings you the highlights from Congress of Clinical Rheumatology annual meeting, and the accompanying North American Young Rheumatology Investigator Forum. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from CCR, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.
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VIDEO: Forum fosters interaction, networking between fellows, rheumatology elites

May 17, 2018
DESTIN, Fla. — During the annual North American Young Rheumatology Forum, rheumatology fellows had the opportunity to exchange feedback…
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'Big data' may bring health care disruption to rheumatology

May 17, 2018
DESTIN, Fla. — The emergence of “big data” could bring a disruption to the field of medicine and specifically rheumatology in the…
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Nearly 30% of patients with SLE have statin prescription

May 17, 2018
DESTIN, Fla. — Among patients with systemic lupus erythematosus, 16% also met the criteria for myocardial infarction and 28.8% had…
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RA, SLE linked to higher prevalence of depression

May 17, 2018
DESTIN, Fla. — There is a 53% higher prevalence of depression associated with rheumatoid arthritis, and a 21% higher prevalence in systemic…
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VIDEO: Youth rheumatology forum provides 'key' venue for trainees

May 16, 2018
DESTIN, Fla. — The 12th annual North American Young Rheumatology Forum provides a unique opportunity for rheumatology trainees, as well as…
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Hospital costs for MI significantly higher for patients with PsA

May 16, 2018
DESTIN, Fla. — Patients with psoriatic arthritis admitted to the hospital with acute myocardial infarction have significantly higher hospital…
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VIDEO: Organization shares stories of rheumatology nursing

May 12, 2017
DESTIN, Fla. — At the Congress of Clinical Rheumatology Annual Meeting, Kevin D. Lyons, RNS, spoke about his organization that shares stories…
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VIDEO: Interstitial lung disease on the rise in patients with RA, despite better control of RA

May 11, 2017
DESTIN, Fla. — At the Congress of Clinical Rheumatology Annual Meeting, Iris Zink, MSN, RN, president of the Rheumatology Nurses Society…
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VIDEO: Biologics show efficacy, safety in patients with giant cell arteritis

May 11, 2017
DESTIN, Fla. — At the Congress of Clinical Rheumatology Annual Meeting, Robert F. Spiera, MD, from Hospital for Special Surgery, spoke about…
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VIDEO: How to optimize outcomes for patients with ANCA-associated vasculitis

May 10, 2017
DESTIN, Fla. — At the Congress of Clinical Rheumatology Annual Meeting, Carol A. Langford, MD, MHS, spoke about how to optimize outcomes for…