Healio Rheumatology


The following articles appeared in the print edition of HEALIO RHEUMATOLOGY.

Table of Contents
By the Numbers

Five Top Videos From ACR 2017

Cover Story

Discerning “the Imitator” From its Imitators: Sifting Through Gout, Pseudo-Gout, Other Arthropathies

Drug Pipeline

FDA Warns Against Use of Kratom

FDA to Examine Heart-related Deaths Associated With Febuxostat


The New Face Of An Old Disease: Gout Gets Respect at ACR 17

Leonard H. Calabrese, DO

Education Lab

Best of AWIR Immunology Bootcamp

Guest Editorial

Broader Networks, Not Borders May Aid Rheumatology Workforce Deficit

Cathy Patty-Resk, MSN, RN, CPNP-PC


USPSTF Affirms Osteoporosis Recommendations

In the Journals

Overweight, Obese Patients Were Less Likely to Lose Weight After Knee Replacement

Pediatric Rheumatologists, Nephrologists Concur on Treatment for Membranous Lupus Nephritis

Similar Efficacy, Safety, Immunogenicity Seen After Patients With RA Switched From INF to SB2

Sufficient Vitamin K, Vitamin D Yielded Better Lower Extremity Function in Patients With Knee OA

Minimum Performance Thresholds May Determine Physical Ability in Patients With Knee OA

Choosing Wisely Helpful, But Many Physicians Unaware of the Campaign

Meeting News

Shock-wave Therapy Improves Finger Ulcers in Patients With Scleroderma

Patients With SLE Show Over-Representation of Blautia Genus in Microbiome

Overweight Status, Obesity Linked With High Degree of Synovitis in RA

RISE Registry Reveals Widespread MIPS Score Disparity for Rheumatologists

Mobile App Consultation Reduced Health Care Costs for Patients With RA

SSRIs, Opioids Increase Risk for Osteoporotic Fractures in RA

Vitamin D Deficiency Linked to Increased Risk for Renal Disease in Patients With SLE

Maternal Biologic Use Did Not Increase Risk for Opportunistic Infections in Newborns

Age, Low CRP Levels Increase Odds of Successful Tapering of Biologics in RA

Women Showed Increased Risk for Hip Fracture After Discontinuing Long-term Bisphosphonate Use

Methotrexate Hiatus Improved Influenza Vaccine Efficacy in Patients With RA

Obesity Associated With Lower Remission, Higher Disability Rates in RA

ACR Meeting Kicks Off With Lessons Learned From 3 Decades of Infectious Disease Outbreaks

Obesity Linked to Worse Outcomes of Pain, Fatigue, Depression in Women With Lupus

Omega-3 Fatty Acid Intake May Improve Some Patient-related Outcomes in Patients With SLE

Q&A With Healio Rheumatology

Mind-body Practices Benefit Patients With Rheumatic Conditions

Trend Watch

CMS Finalizes Policies it Says Will Lower Drug Prices, Reduce Burdens

Modernization of Stark Law Promotes Value-based Care

ACR Asks CMS to 'Remove Barriers' Between Small Practices, Alternative Payment Models

ACR Applauds Congress for Bipartisan Framework to Repeal Medicare Therapy Caps