The Open Rheumatology Journal




ISSN: 1874-3129 ― Volume 13, 2019

Volume 7 - 2013

General Articles


Human Endogenous Retroviruses (HERVs) and Autoimmune Rheumatic Disease: Is There a Link?
The Open Rheumatology Journal, 2013, 7: 13-21
Nicola Tugnet, Paul Rylance , Denise Roden , Malgorzata Trela , Paul Nelson

Electronic publication date: 22/3/2013
Collection year: 2013

Publisher Id: TORJ-7-13
DOI: 10.2174/1874312901307010013

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MEFV Variants in Patients with PFAPA Syndrome in Japan
The Open Rheumatology Journal, 2013, 7: 22-25
Shoichiro Taniuchi, Ryuta Nishikomori , Anna Iharada , Shoji Tuji , Toshio Heike , Kazunari Kaneko

Electronic publication date: 19 /4/2013
Collection year: 2013

Publisher Id: TORJ-7-22
DOI: 10.2174/1874312901307010022

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Intra-Articular Hyaluronic Acid as Treatment in Elderly and Middle-Aged Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis
The Open Rheumatology Journal, 2013, 7: 38-41
Demet Uçar, Demirhan Dıraçoğlu, Türker Süleyman, Nalan Çapan

Electronic publication date: 12/7/2013
Collection year: 2013

Publisher Id: TORJ-7-38
DOI: 10.2174/1874312901307010038

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Perioperative Management of Patients with Rheumatic Diseases
The Open Rheumatology Journal, 2013, 7: 42-50
Lina Bissar, Hani Almoallim, Khaled Albazli, Manal Alotaibi, Samar Alwafi

Electronic publication date: 19 /8/2013
Collection year: 2013

Publisher Id: TORJ-7-42
DOI: 10.2174/1874312901307010042

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Profiling of HLA-B Alleles for Association Studies with Ankylosing Spondylitis in the Chinese Population
The Open Rheumatology Journal, 2013, 7: 51-54
Lin Yi, Jiucun Wang, Xinjian Guo, Maribel G. Espitia, Enuo Chen, Shervin Assassi, Li Jin, Hejian Zou, John D. Reveille , Xiaodong Zhou

Electronic publication date: 19 /8/2013
Collection year: 2013

Publisher Id: TORJ-7-51
DOI: 10.2174/1874312920130628001

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Increased RP105-Negative B Cells in IgG4-Related Disease
The Open Rheumatology Journal, 2013, 7: 55-57
S Koarada, S Tashiro, N Nagao, R Suematsu, A Ohta, Y Tada

Electronic publication date: 23/8/2013
Collection year: 2013

Publisher Id: TORJ-7-55
DOI: 10.2174/1874312901307010055

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A Case of Erosive Polyarthritis in a Patient Diagnosed With a Suspicion of Atypical Mycobacteria
The Open Rheumatology Journal, 2013, 7: 64-66
Hani Almoallim, Laila Alharbi, Zainab Alshareef , Ghassan Wali

Electronic publication date: 28/8/2013
Collection year: 2013

Publisher Id: TORJ-7-64
DOI: 10.2174/1874312901307010064

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Joint Pain Undergoes a Transition in Accordance with Signal Changes of Bones Detected by MRI in Hip Osteoarthritis
The Open Rheumatology Journal, 2013, 7: 67-74
Mikio Kamimura, Yukio Nakamura, Shota Ikegami, Shigeharu Uchiyama , Hiroyuki Kato

Electronic publication date: 30/9/2013
Collection year: 2013

Publisher Id: TORJ-7-67
DOI: 10.2174/1874312920130823002

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No Correlations Between the Development of Specific IgA and IgM Antibodies Against Anti-TNF Blocking Agents, Disease Activity and Adverse Side Reactions in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis
The Open Rheumatology Journal, 2013, 7: 75-80
Maurizio Benucci, Gianantonio Saviola, Francesca Meacci, Mariangela Manfredi, Maria Infantino, Paolo Campi, Maurizio Severino, Miriam Iorno, Piercarlo Sarzi-Puttini , Fabiola Atzeni

Electronic publication date: 30/9/2013
Collection year: 2013

Publisher Id: TORJ-7-75
DOI: 10.2174/1874312901307010075

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Efficacy and Safety of Rituximab in Biologic-Naive Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis vs Anti-Tnf Therapy Failure
The Open Rheumatology Journal, 2013, 7: 81-86
Luis Arturo Gutierrez-Gonzalez, Marco Antonio Rivera Gudiño, Ibell Oropeza Ceija, Marialina Marin Leonet, Zair Tovar Noguera

Electronic publication date: 18/10/2013
Collection year: 2013

Publisher Id: TORJ-7-81
DOI: 10.2174/1874312920130913004

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Concomitance of IgM and IgG anti-dsDNA Antibodies Does Not Appear to Associate to Active Lupus Nephritis
The Open Rheumatology Journal, 2013, 7: 101-104
Briele Keiserman, Maria Rita Ronchetti, Odirlei Andre Monticielo, Mauro Waldemar Keiserman , Henrique Luiz Staub

Electronic publication date: 15/11/2013
Collection year: 2013

Publisher Id: TORJ-7-101
DOI: 10.2174/1874312901307010101

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The Pathophysiology of Primary Hip Osteoarthritis may Originate from Bone Alterations
The Open Rheumatology Journal, 2013, 7: 112-118
Mikio Kamimura, Yukio Nakamura, Shota Ikegami, Keijiro Mukaiyama, Shigeharu Uchiyama, Hiroyuki Kato

Electronic publication date: 29/11/2013
Collection year: 2013

Publisher Id: TORJ-7-112
DOI: 10.2174/1874312920130930003

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Risk Factors for Infection Following Total Joint Arthroplasty in Rheumatoid Arthritis
The Open Rheumatology Journal, 2013, 7: 119-124
Ranjani Somayaji, Cheryl Barnabe, Liam Martin

Electronic publication date: 29/11/2013
Collection year: 2013

Publisher Id: TORJ-7-119
DOI: 10.2174/1874312920131210005

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Effect of Aqueous Extract of Giant Horsetail (Equisetum giganteum L.) in Antigen-Induced Arthritis
The Open Rheumatology Journal, 2013, 7: 129-133
Mirian Farinon, Priscila Schmidt Lora, Leandro Nicolodi Francescato, Valquiria Linck Bassani, AmÉlia Teresinha Henriques, Ricardo Machado Xavier, Patricia Gnieslaw de Oliveira

Electronic publication date: 30/12/2013
Collection year: 2013

Publisher Id: TORJ-7-129
DOI: 10.2174/1874312901307010129

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