American College of Rheumatology


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American College of Rheumatology

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ACR

An organization of health care professionals and scientists whose primary goals are to study and treat arthritis and other diseases of bones and joints. The organization also educates the public and the profession about rheumatological diseases and works as an advocate in the formulation of public policy pert. to the care of rheumatic and arthritic patients.
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Older women who drink four or more cups of decaffeinated coffee a day are more than twice as likely to develop rheumatoid arthritis (RA) than regular coffee drinkers, according to research presented recently at an American College of Rheumatology meeting.
And the exculpatory studies keep coming; two new ones were presented at the annual meeting of the American College of Rheumatology.
announced today that 28 abstracts will be presented at the 2016 American College of Rheumatology (ACR) Annual Meeting taking place in Washington, D.
BOSTON -- The herpes zoster vaccine may be safe to give to patients who are taking biologic therapies and have quiescent rheumatologic disorders, based on preliminary data from two studies presented at the annual meeting of the American College of Rheumatology.
Just because you have rheumatoid arthritis (RA) doesn't mean you're immune from getting gout, according to study results presented by Mayo Clinic researchers at the American College of Rheumatology annual meeting in November 2012.
In this study, patients were measured according to the adapted American College of Rheumatology (ACR) Pediatric criteria, which includes absence of fever.
The results were presented during a press conference at the annual meeting of the American College of Rheumatology.
Data from the ankle study have been accepted for presentation at the American College of Rheumatology meeting this fall in Washington, D.
Symmons of the University of Manchester (England), speaking at the annual meeting of the American College of Rheumatology presented the findings of a study of 350 consecutive patients who reported to primary care physicians with swelling in two or more joints.
5 times as likely to contract the autoimmune disease than men, according to the American College of Rheumatology.
He described his group's treatment of people with chronic rheumatoid arthritis at this week's American College of Rheumatology meeting in Philadelphia.

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