Affiliation: CHU Dupuytren
- Is restless legs syndrome underrecognized? Current managementPascale Vergne-Salle
Rheumatology and Therapy department, CHU Dupuytren, 2, av Martin Luther King, 87042 Limoges Cedex, France
Joint Bone Spine 73:369-73. 2006..Dopaminergic agents are tried first. When they fail or induce adverse effects, weak opioids, benzodiazepines, anticonvulsants or, if needed, strong opioids, may be used...
- Antiepileptic drugs to treat pain in rheumatic conditions. Recommendations based on evidence-based review of the literature and expert opinionPascale Vergne-Salle
Centre de la Douleur et Service de Rhumatologie du Centre Hospitalier de Limoges, France
Joint Bone Spine 76:75-85. 2009..The CEDR (Cercle d'Etude de la Douleur en Rhumatologie), a specific interest group of the French Society of Rheumatology that focuses on pain in rheumatology, undertook to develop recommendations for the use of AED in Rheumatology...
- A randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of dolasetron, a 5-hydroxytryptamine 3 receptor antagonist, in patients with fibromyalgiaPascale Vergne-Salle
Pain Center and Department of Rheumatology, University Hospital of Limoges, Limoges, France
Eur J Pain 15:509-14. 2011..The purpose of the study was to evaluate the efficacy and safety of dolasetron for symptomatic relief of pain associated with fibromyalgia (FM)...
- Ultrasonography in chondrocalcinosisCarine Dufauret-Lombard
Service de Rhumatologie, CHU Dupuytren, 2, avenue Martin Luther King, 87042 Limoges Cedex, France
Joint Bone Spine 77:218-21. 2010..In addition, ultrasonography is a noninvasive, widely available, inexpensive investigation that requires no radiation exposure...
- Effects of the active metabolite of leflunomide, A77 1726, on cytokine release and the MAPK signalling pathway in human rheumatoid arthritis synoviocytesPascale Vergne-Salle
Service de Rhumatologie et Thérapeutique, CHRU Dupuytren, 2 Avenue Martin Luther King, 87042 Limoges Cedex, France
Cytokine 31:335-48. 2005..It could shift the balance from cytokine mediated inflammation to cytokine directed inhibition of the inflammatory process...