Research Topics

Gláucio Ricardo Werner de Castro



  1. Werner de Castro G, Neves F, Pereira I, Fialho S, Ribeiro G, Zimmermann A. Resolution of adalimumab-induced psoriasis after vitamin D deficiency treatment. Rheumatol Int. 2012;32:1313-6 pubmed publisher
    ..This case raises interesting questions on the role of vitamin D deficiency in the pathogenesis of this side effect and on the possible usefulness of high-dose vitamin D(3) in its treatment. ..
  2. de Andrade K, de Castro G, Vicente G, da Rosa J, Nader M, Pereira I, et al. Evaluation of circulating levels of inflammatory and bone formation markers in axial spondyloarthritis. Int Immunopharmacol. 2014;21:481-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Also the anti-TNF-? or non-steroidal drugs reduce the inflammation and destructions, however these treatments do not modify the serum levels of these biomarkers. ..
  3. Werner de Castro G, Castro S, Pereira I, Zimmermann A, Toscano M, Neves F, et al. Determinants of quality of life in Paget's disease of bone. Rev Bras Reumatol Engl Ed. 2017;57:566-573 pubmed publisher
    ..The main disease-related factor associated with SF-36 results in Paget's disease of bone patients was bone pain, while bone pain and deformities were associated with WHOQOL-bref. ..