L Gossec

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Country: France

Publications

  1. pmc Predictive factors of total hip replacement due to primary osteoarthritis: a prospective 2 year study of 505 patients
    L Gossec
    Service de Rhumatologie B, Hopital Cochin, 27, rue du Faubourg Saint Jacques, 75014 Paris, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 64:1028-32. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Retention rates of tumor necrosis factor blockers in daily practice in 770 rheumatic patients
    Muriel Duclos
    Rene Descartes University, Faculty of Medicine, Paris, France
    J Rheumatol 33:2433-8. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Methotrexate therapy for rheumatoid arthritis: clinical practice guidelines based on published evidence and expert opinion
    Stephan Pavy
    Service de Rhumatologie A, CHU Cochin, 27, rue du Faubourg Saint Jacques, 75014 Paris, France
    Joint Bone Spine 73:388-95. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk and rheumatoid arthritis: clinical practice guidelines based on published evidence and expert opinion
    Thao Pham
    Service de Rhumatologie, CHU de la Conception, Marseille, France
    Joint Bone Spine 73:379-87. 2006
  5. pmc Defining cut-off values for disease activity states and improvement scores for patient-reported outcomes: the example of the Rheumatoid Arthritis Impact of Disease (RAID)
    Maxime Dougados
    Rheumatology B Department, Paris Descartes University, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Cochin Hospital, 27 rue du Faubourg Saint Jacques, Paris 14, Paris, 75014, France
    Arthritis Res Ther 14:R129. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Elaboration and validation of a questionnaire (Qualisex) to assess the impact of rheumatoid arthritis on sexuality with patient involvement
    Laure Gossec
    Paris Descartes University, Rheumatology B Department, Paris France
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 30:505-13. 2012
  7. pmc Risk of infections in bronchiectasis during disease-modifying treatment and biologics for rheumatic diseases
    Guillaume Geri
    Paris Descartes University, Medicine Faculty, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Rheumatology B Department, Cochin Hospital, Paris France
    BMC Infect Dis 11:304. 2011
  8. pmc Risk factors for total joint arthroplasty infection in patients receiving tumor necrosis factor α-blockers: a case-control study
    Melanie Gilson
    Rheumatology B Department, Cochin Hospital, Paris 75014, France
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:R145. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Reporting of adherence to medication in recent randomized controlled trials of 6 chronic diseases: a systematic literature review
    Laure Gossec
    AP HP, Rheumatology B Department, Cochin Hospital, 27 rue du Faubourg St Jacques, Paris 5 University, Paris, France
    Am J Med Sci 334:248-54. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Continuation of treatment with infliximab in ankylosing spondylitis: 2-yr open follow-up
    L Gossec
    Rheumatologie B, Hopital Cochin, 27 rue du Fbg St Jacques, 75014 Paris, France
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 45:859-62. 2006

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  1. pmc Predictive factors of total hip replacement due to primary osteoarthritis: a prospective 2 year study of 505 patients
    L Gossec
    Service de Rhumatologie B, Hopital Cochin, 27, rue du Faubourg Saint Jacques, 75014 Paris, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 64:1028-32. 2005
    ..To determine the 2 year total hip replacement (THR) rate and to identify factors predictive of THR due to primary osteoarthritis (OA)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Retention rates of tumor necrosis factor blockers in daily practice in 770 rheumatic patients
    Muriel Duclos
    Rene Descartes University, Faculty of Medicine, Paris, France
    J Rheumatol 33:2433-8. 2006
    ..Our objective was to evaluate TNF blocker retention rates and their predisposing factors in daily practice...
  3. ncbi request reprint Methotrexate therapy for rheumatoid arthritis: clinical practice guidelines based on published evidence and expert opinion
    Stephan Pavy
    Service de Rhumatologie A, CHU Cochin, 27, rue du Faubourg Saint Jacques, 75014 Paris, France
    Joint Bone Spine 73:388-95. 2006
    ..To develop clinical practice guidelines for the use of methotrexate in rheumatoid arthritis (RA), using the evidence-based approach and expert opinion...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk and rheumatoid arthritis: clinical practice guidelines based on published evidence and expert opinion
    Thao Pham
    Service de Rhumatologie, CHU de la Conception, Marseille, France
    Joint Bone Spine 73:379-87. 2006
    ..To develop clinical practice guidelines for the evaluation and management of cardiovascular risk in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), using the evidence-based approach and expert opinion...
  5. pmc Defining cut-off values for disease activity states and improvement scores for patient-reported outcomes: the example of the Rheumatoid Arthritis Impact of Disease (RAID)
    Maxime Dougados
    Rheumatology B Department, Paris Descartes University, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Cochin Hospital, 27 rue du Faubourg Saint Jacques, Paris 14, Paris, 75014, France
    Arthritis Res Ther 14:R129. 2012
    ..The objective was to define and identify cut-off values for disease activity states as well as improvement scores in order to present results at the individual level (for example, patient in acceptable state, improved patient)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Elaboration and validation of a questionnaire (Qualisex) to assess the impact of rheumatoid arthritis on sexuality with patient involvement
    Laure Gossec
    Paris Descartes University, Rheumatology B Department, Paris France
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 30:505-13. 2012
    ..Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) may have consequences on sexual life. The objective was to develop and validate a questionnaire assessing the impact of RA on sexuality...
  7. pmc Risk of infections in bronchiectasis during disease-modifying treatment and biologics for rheumatic diseases
    Guillaume Geri
    Paris Descartes University, Medicine Faculty, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Rheumatology B Department, Cochin Hospital, Paris France
    BMC Infect Dis 11:304. 2011
    ..Data are lacking on the risk of lower respiratory tract infections in patients treated with biologic agents...
  8. pmc Risk factors for total joint arthroplasty infection in patients receiving tumor necrosis factor α-blockers: a case-control study
    Melanie Gilson
    Rheumatology B Department, Cochin Hospital, Paris 75014, France
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:R145. 2010
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Reporting of adherence to medication in recent randomized controlled trials of 6 chronic diseases: a systematic literature review
    Laure Gossec
    AP HP, Rheumatology B Department, Cochin Hospital, 27 rue du Faubourg St Jacques, Paris 5 University, Paris, France
    Am J Med Sci 334:248-54. 2007
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Continuation of treatment with infliximab in ankylosing spondylitis: 2-yr open follow-up
    L Gossec
    Rheumatologie B, Hopital Cochin, 27 rue du Fbg St Jacques, 75014 Paris, France
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 45:859-62. 2006
    ..To evaluate the continuation and safety of treatment with infliximab in ankylosing spondylitis (AS) over a 2-yr period...
  11. ncbi request reprint Do intra-articular therapies work and who will benefit most?
    Laure Gossec
    Service de Rhumatologie B, Hopital Cochin, Rene Descartes University, 27 rue du Faubourg Saint Jacques, 75014 Paris, France
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 20:131-44. 2006
    ..Some data--mainly from animal studies--suggest a possible long-term chondroprotective effect of hyaluronan. This treatment seems more efficacious in non-radiologically severe osteoarthritis with no or mild effusion...
  12. doi request reprint European League Against Rheumatism recommendations for the management of psoriatic arthritis with pharmacological therapies
    L Gossec
    Paris Descartes University, Paris, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 71:4-12. 2012
    ..The authors present European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) recommendations for the treatment of PsA with systemic or local (non-topical) symptomatic and disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARD)...
  13. doi request reprint Finalisation and validation of the rheumatoid arthritis impact of disease score, a patient-derived composite measure of impact of rheumatoid arthritis: a EULAR initiative
    L Gossec
    Paris Descartes University, Medicine Facility, APHP, Rheumatology B Department, Cochin Hospital, Paris, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:935-42. 2011
    ..The objectives were to finalise the RAID and examine its psychometric properties...
  14. doi request reprint The role of pain and functional impairment in the decision to recommend total joint replacement in hip and knee osteoarthritis: an international cross-sectional study of 1909 patients. Report of the OARSI-OMERACT Task Force on total joint replacement
    L Gossec
    Paris Descartes University, Medicine Faculty, APHP, Rheumatology B Department, Cochin Hospital, Paris, France
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 19:147-54. 2011
    ..To assess the pain and functional disability levels corresponding to an indication for total joint replacement (TJR) in hip and knee osteoarthritis (OA)...
  15. pmc Dissemination and evaluation of the ASAS/EULAR recommendations for the management of ankylosing spondylitis: results of a study among 1507 rheumatologists
    L Gossec
    Paris Descartes University, Medicine Faculty, UPRES EA 4058 APHP, Rheumatology B Department, Cochin Hospital, Paris, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 67:782-8. 2008
    ..Ten ASAS/EULAR recommendations for the management of ankylosing spondylitis (AS) were published in 2006...
  16. ncbi request reprint Influence of sex on disease severity in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Laure Gossec
    Department of Rheumatology B, Cochin Hospital, AP HP, Rene Descartes University, Paris, France
    J Rheumatol 32:1448-51. 2005
    ..To determine whether patient's sex influences the severity of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in terms of clinical severity or need for treatments...
  17. doi request reprint Comparative evaluation of three semi-quantitative radiographic grading techniques for knee osteoarthritis in terms of validity and reproducibility in 1759 X-rays: report of the OARSI-OMERACT task force
    L Gossec
    Paris Descartes University, Medicine Faculty, UPRES EA 4058, Paris, France
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 16:742-8. 2008
    ..The objective of this work was to compare the measurement properties of three categorical X-ray scoring methods of knee osteoarthritis (OA), both on semiflexed and extended views...
  18. pmc Efficacy of cyclo-oxygenase-2 inhibition by etoricoxib and naproxen on the axial manifestations of ankylosing spondylitis in the presence of peripheral arthritis
    L Gossec
    Hopital Cochin, Rhumatologie B, Paris, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 64:1563-7. 2005
    ..The combined efficacy of selective and non-selective cyclo-oxygenase-2 (COX-2) inhibition on the axial manifestations of ankylosing spondylitis (AS) in the presence or absence of chronic peripheral arthritis was evaluated...
  19. doi request reprint Relative clinical influence of clinical, laboratory, and radiological investigations in early arthritis on the diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis. Data from the French Early Arthritis Cohort ESPOIR
    Laure Gossec
    Faculty of Medicine, Paris Descartes University, UPRES EA 4058, APHP, Department of Rheumatology B, Cochin Hospital, Paris, France
    J Rheumatol 37:2486-92. 2010
    ..To evaluate the relative level of influence of usual investigations in early arthritis on the diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  20. doi request reprint Comparative evaluation of three semi-quantitative radiographic grading techniques for hip osteoarthritis in terms of validity and reproducibility in 1404 radiographs: report of the OARSI-OMERACT Task Force
    L Gossec
    Paris Descartes University, Medicine Faculty, UPRES EA 4058, APHP, Rheumatology B Department, Cochin Hospital, Paris, France
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 17:182-7. 2009
    ..The objective of this work was to compare the measurement properties of three categorical X-ray scoring methods for hip osteoarthritis (OA)...
  21. doi request reprint Elaboration of the preliminary Rheumatoid Arthritis Impact of Disease (RAID) score: a EULAR initiative
    L Gossec
    Paris Descartes University, Medicine Faculty, UPRES EA 4058, APHP, Rheumatology B Department, Cochin Hospital, Paris France
    Ann Rheum Dis 68:1680-5. 2009
    ..Current response criteria in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) usually assess only three patient-reported outcomes (PROs): pain, functional disability and patient global assessment. Other important PROs such as fatigue are not included...
  22. ncbi request reprint [Spondyloarthropathy: MR imaging features]
    A Feydy
    Service de Radiologie B, Universite Paris Descartes, Hopital Cochin, AP HP, Paris, France
    J Radiol 91:1057-67. 2010
    ..MRI frequently allows early diagnosis of inflammatory lesions in patients with normal plain films. In addition, MRI is useful for the detection and quantification of inflammatory and structural lesions, and to assess disease activity...
  23. pmc Efficacy of tumour necrosis factor blockers in reducing uveitis flares in patients with spondylarthropathy: a retrospective study
    S Guignard
    Rene Descartes University, Medicine Faculty, APHP, Cochin Hospital, Rheumatology B Department, Paris, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 65:1631-4. 2006
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of anti-tumour necrosis factor (TNF) treatments (given for rheumatological manifestations) in reducing uveitis flares in patients with spondylarthropathy in daily practice...
  24. ncbi request reprint Complication rates of 127 surgical procedures performed in rheumatic patients receiving tumor necrosis factor alpha blockers
    A Ruyssen-Witrand
    Paris Rene Descartes University, Medicine Faculty, AP HP, Cochin Hospital, Rheumatology B Department, Paris, France
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 25:430-6. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the complication rate after surgery in such patients, to assess the effect of interrupting TNF blocker therapy, and to identify other potential predictors of complications...
  25. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the clinical characteristics of vasculitis occurring during anti-tumor necrosis factor treatment or not in rheumatoid arthritis patients. A systematic review of 2707 patients, 18 vasculitis
    S Guignard
    Universite Rene Descartes, Faculte de Medecine, AP HP, Hopital Cochin, Service de Rhumatologie B, Paris, France
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 26:S23-9. 2008
    ..Comparison of vasculitis occurring in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients undergoing anti-tumor necrosis factor (TNF) treatment and those not...
  26. ncbi request reprint [MR Imaging of the spine and sacroiliac joints in ankylosing spondylitis]
    A Feydy
    Universite Paris Descartes, Hopital Cochin, AP HP, Paris, France
    J Radiol 91:140-50. 2010
    ..Moreover, MRI is useful for the detection and quantification of inflammatory and structural lesions, and to assess disease activity...
  27. doi request reprint Reporting of patient-reported outcomes in recent trials in rheumatoid arthritis: a systematic literature review
    U Kalyoncu
    Paris Descartes University, Medicine Faculty, Paris, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 68:183-90. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the frequency of use of different PROs in recently published RA articles and to compare the tools used through a systemic literature review...
  28. pmc Risk of serious infections during rituximab, abatacept and anakinra treatments for rheumatoid arthritis: meta-analyses of randomised placebo-controlled trials
    C Salliot
    Rene Descartes University, Medicine Faculty, AP HP, Cochin Hospital, Rheumatology B Department, Paris, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 68:25-32. 2009
    ..Recently, new biological agents have become available. Their safety is an important issue...
  29. doi request reprint Challenges of cardiovascular risk assessment in the routine rheumatology outpatient setting: an observational study of 110 rheumatoid arthritis patients
    L Gossec
    Paris Descartes University and AP HP, Cochin Hospital, Paris, France
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 65:712-7. 2013
    ..The objective was to assess the feasibility and usefulness of a standardized CV risk assessment in RA, performed by rheumatologists during outpatient clinics...
  30. ncbi request reprint Glucocorticoid sparing effect of tumour necrosis factor alpha inhibitors in rheumatoid arthritis in real life practice
    R Seror
    Paris Descartes University, Cochin Hospital, France
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 27:807-13. 2009
    ..To determine, in real life practice, the impact of anti-tumour necrosis factor (TNF)-alpha on glucocorticoid (GC) use in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients...
  31. ncbi request reprint Leflunomide in rheumatoid arthritis in daily practice: treatment discontinuation rates in comparison with other DMARDs
    I Bettembourg-Brault
    Rheumatology B Department, Cochin Hospital, AP HP, Rene Descartes University, Paris, France
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 24:168-71. 2006
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Influence of flare design on symptomatic efficacy of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in osteoarthritis: a meta-analysis of randomized placebo-controlled trials
    S Trijau
    Paris Descartes University, Medicine Faculty, UPRES EA 4058, France
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 18:1012-8. 2010
    ..e., including only patients with an increase in their pain after stopping their usual treatment (NSAIDs or analgesic)...
  33. ncbi request reprint Combination therapy in early rheumatoid arthritis
    L Gossec
    Rene Descartes University, Cochin Hospital, Paris, France
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 21:S174-8. 2003
    ..It appears likely that the place of combination therapy will increase in the coming decades, even in very early RA patients, where the ultimate goal is persistent remission...
  34. pmc Prognostic factors for remission in early rheumatoid arthritis: a multiparameter prospective study
    L Gossec
    Rene Descartes University, Cochin Hospital, Department of Rheumatology B, Paris, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 63:675-80. 2004
    ..To determine prognostic factors for remission in early rheumatoid arthritis...
  35. ncbi request reprint HLA DRB1*01 and DRB1*04 phenotyping does not predict the need for joint surgery in rheumatoid arthritis. A retrospective quantitative evaluation of 300 French patients
    L Gossec
    Service de Rhumatologie B, Universite Rene Descartes, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Cochin, Paris, France
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 22:462-4. 2004
    ..To determine if the presence of HLA-DR disease-associated epitopes predicts the need for total joint arthroplasty or joint fusion in rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  36. doi request reprint What are the best markers for disease progression in osteoarthritis (OA)?
    P P Cheung
    Paris Descartes University, Medicine Faculty, UPRES EA 4058, APHP, Rheumatology B Department, Cochin Hospital, Paris, France
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 24:81-92. 2010
    ..Prognostic factors of progression are reviewed here, mainly for hip and knee osteoarthritis as most data available concern these localisations. Areas of further research are highlighted...
  37. ncbi request reprint Cross-cultural adaptation and validation of the French version of the Rheumatoid and Arthritis Outcome Score (RAOS)
    A Duval
    Burgundy University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Rheumatology, Dijon University Hospital, Dijon, France
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 28:806-12. 2010
    ..The aims of this study were to cross-culturally adapt the RAOS into French and to assess its psychometric properties, in particular, responsiveness following intra-articular therapy...
  38. pmc Intra-articular treatments in osteoarthritis: from the symptomatic to the structure modifying
    L Gossec
    René Discartes University, Cochin Hospital, Rheumatology B Department, Paris, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 63:478-82. 2004
    ..Hyaluronan has delayed onset of efficacy but its benefit for pain may be longer lasting. Lavage and debridement are probably not as efficacious as once thought in osteoarthritis...
  39. ncbi request reprint Psychometric properties of the OARSI/OMERACT osteoarthritis pain and functional impairment scales: ICOAP, KOOS-PS and HOOS-PS
    A Ruyssen-Witrand
    Rheumatology B Department, Cochin Hospital, Paris, France
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 29:231-7. 2011
    ..To evaluate the psychometric properties of the OARSI-OMERACT questionnaires in comparison to the existing validated scales...
  40. doi request reprint Rituximab therapy for systemic vasculitis associated with rheumatoid arthritis: Results from the AutoImmunity and Rituximab Registry
    X Puechal
    Le Mans General Hospital, Le Mans, and Cochin Hospital, Paris, France
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 64:331-9. 2012
    ..We assessed the efficacy and safety of rituximab in a real-life clinical setting among patients with systemic rheumatoid vasculitis (SRV)...
  41. pmc Diagnostic and predictive value of anti-cyclic citrullinated protein antibodies in rheumatoid arthritis: a systematic literature review
    J Avouac
    Rene Descartes University, Medicine Faculty, and APHP Cochin Hospital, Rhumatologie B Department, Paris, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 65:845-51. 2006
    ....
  42. doi request reprint Sensitivity and specificity of the American College of Rheumatology 1987 criteria for the diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis according to disease duration: a systematic literature review and meta-analysis
    F Banal
    Paris Descartes University, Medicine Faculty, Paris, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 68:1184-91. 2009
    ..To evaluate the ability of the widely used ACR set of criteria (both list and tree format) to diagnose RA compared with expert opinion according to disease duration...
  43. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of opioids for osteoarthritis: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    J Avouac
    Rene Descartes University, Medicine Faculty, APHP Cochin Hospital, Rheumatology B Department, Paris, France
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 15:957-65. 2007
    ..To determine the analgesic effectiveness, the effect on physical function and the safety of opioids in patients with osteoarthritis (OA)...
  44. pmc Efficacy and safety of steroid injections for shoulder and elbow tendonitis: a meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials
    C Gaujoux-Viala
    Paris Descartes University, Medicine Faculty, UPRES EA 4058, APHP, Rheumatology B Department, Cochin Hospital, 75014 Paris, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 68:1843-9. 2009
    ..To assess the efficacy and safety of steroid injections for patients with tendonitis of the shoulder or elbow...
  45. doi request reprint OARSI/OMERACT criteria of being considered a candidate for total joint replacement in knee/hip osteoarthritis as an endpoint in clinical trials evaluating potential disease modifying osteoarthritic drugs
    Maxime Dougados
    Paris Descartes University, Medicine Faculty, UPRES EA 4058, AP HP, Cochin Hospital, Rheumatology B Department, Paris, France
    J Rheumatol 36:2097-9. 2009
    ..We propose a composite index including structural and symptomatic variables of osteoarthritis (OA) as criteria for being considered a candidate for total joint replacement as an endpoint in clinical trials evaluating potential DMOAD...
  46. doi request reprint Increase in vertebral fracture risk in postmenopausal women using omeprazole
    Christian Roux
    Rheumatology Department, AP HP Cochin Hospital, Paris Descartes University, 27 rue Faubourg Saint Jacques, Paris 75014, France
    Calcif Tissue Int 84:13-9. 2009
    ..Further studies are required to determine the mechanism of the association between the underlying gastric disease, omeprazole use, and risk of osteoporotic fractures...
  47. ncbi request reprint Prospective assessment of body weight, body composition, and bone density changes in patients with spondyloarthropathy receiving anti-tumor necrosis factor-alpha treatment
    Karine Briot
    Paris Descartes University, Medicine Faculty, Cochin Hospital, Paris, France
    J Rheumatol 35:855-61. 2008
    ..To determine the changes in body weight, body composition, and bone density in patients with spondyloarthropathy (SpA) receiving anti-tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) treatment...
  48. doi request reprint Self-reported prevalence of psoriasis and evaluation of the impact on the natural history of hip osteoarthritis: results of a 10 years follow-up study of 507 patients (ECHODIAH study)
    Umut Kalyoncu
    Paris Descartes University, Medicine Faculty, UPRES EA 4058, APHP, Rheumatology B Department, Cochin Hospital, Paris, France
    Joint Bone Spine 76:389-93. 2009
    ..The objective of the present study was to assess the frequency of self-reported psoriasis in a hip osteoarthritis (OA) cohort, and a secondary objective was to assess the course of hip OA with psoriasis...
  49. doi request reprint Frequency and tolerance of antituberculosis treatment according to national guidelines for prevention of risk of tuberculosis due to tumor necrosis factor blocker treatment
    Marie Gaëlle Bray
    Paris Descartes University, Medicine Faculty, UPRES EA 4058, 75651 Paris, France
    Joint Bone Spine 77:135-41. 2010
    ..However, its toxicity is unknown in this context and is a subject of debate...
  50. doi request reprint [Whipple disease revealed by anti-TNFα therapy]
    L Sparsa
    Service de Rhumatologie B, Universite Paris Descartes, Hopital Cochin, AP HP, Paris, France
    Rev Med Interne 34:105-9. 2013
    ..Sometimes, the clinical degradation follows an initial improvement, encouraging continuation of the immunosuppressive treatment and leading consequently to a greater diagnostic delay...
  51. ncbi request reprint Professional practice assessment in ambulatory private rheumatology: a pilot evaluation of the medical file content for rheumatoid arthritis
    J Fechtenbaum
    Paris Descartes University, Medicine Faculty, UPRES EA 4058, APHP, Rheumatology B Department, Cochin Hospital, Paris, France
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 26:343-6. 2008
    ..The objective of this work was to evaluate the feasibility and accuracy of a PPA for private practice rheumatologists performed in the context of a network...
  52. ncbi request reprint Infections during tumour necrosis factor-alpha blocker therapy for rheumatic diseases in daily practice: a systematic retrospective study of 709 patients
    C Salliot
    Rene Descartes University, Medicine Faculty, AP HP, Cochin Hospital, Rheumatology B Department, Paris, France
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 46:327-34. 2007
    ..To evaluate the rate of infections in rheumatic patients treated with tumour necrosis factor (TNF)-alpha blockers in daily practice and to determine potential risk factors of infections...
  53. ncbi request reprint Vertebral dimensions as risk factor of vertebral fracture in osteoporotic patients: a systematic literature review
    A Ruyssen-Witrand
    Rheumatology B Department, Paris Rene Descartes University, Medicine Faculty AP HP, Cochin Hospital, Paris, France
    Osteoporos Int 18:1271-8. 2007
    ..Analysis showed that patients with vertebral fractures have smaller non-fractured vertebrae than patients without fractures. Vertebral size is an independent risk factor of vertebral fractures...
  54. ncbi request reprint OMERACT/OARSI initiative to define states of severity and indication for joint replacement in hip and knee osteoarthritis
    Laure Gossec
    Medicine Faculty, Paris 5 René Descartes University AP HP, Cochin Hospital, Department of Rheumatology B, Paris, France
    J Rheumatol 34:1432-5. 2007
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  55. ncbi request reprint Effects of etanercept on serum biochemical markers of cartilage metabolism in patients with spondyloarthropathy
    Karine Briot
    Faculte de Medecine, Universite Paris Descartes, UPRES EA 4058, Hopital Cochin, Paris, France
    J Rheumatol 35:310-4. 2008
    ..We describe the effects of etanercept on biochemical markers of type II collagen synthesis and degradation in patients with SpA followed for 2 years...
  56. ncbi request reprint [US evaluation of the hands and feet in rheumatoid arthritis]
    H Guerini
    Service de Radiologie B, Hopital Cochin, 75014 Paris, France
    J Radiol 91:99-110. 2010
    ..In this article, we will describe this protocol used daily in our institution for early diagnosis and therapeutic management of this disease...
  57. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and characteristics of uveitis in the spondyloarthropathies: a systematic literature review
    N Zeboulon
    Paris Descartes University, Medicine Faculty Rheumatology B Department, Cochin Hospital, Paris, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 67:955-9. 2008
    ..Uveitis is reported to be the most common extra-articular manifestation in spondyloarthritis (SpA); however, its prevalence and characteristics are not well established...
  58. doi request reprint Reliability of patient self-evaluation of swollen and tender joints in rheumatoid arthritis: A comparison study with ultrasonography, physician, and nurse assessments
    Peter P Cheung
    Paris Descartes University, UPRES EA, Cochin Hospital, France
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 62:1112-9. 2010
    ....
  59. ncbi request reprint Rituximab therapy in rheumatoid arthritis in daily practice
    Noémie Assous
    Department of Rheumatology A and Rheumatology B, Paris Descartes University, Medical Faculty, Cochin Hospital, AP HP, Paris, France
    J Rheumatol 35:31-4. 2008
    ..Our aim was to assess in routine care the effects of rituximab in patients with RA who had experienced an inadequate response to anti-tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) agents or had a contraindication to these drugs...
  60. doi request reprint Usefulness of routine electrocardiography for heart disease screening in patients with spondyloarthropathy or rheumatoid arthritis
    Tiphaine Miquel Goulenok
    Services de Rhumatologie A, Hopital Cochin, AP HP, Universite Paris Descartes, 27, rue du faubourg 75679 Paris cedex 14, France
    Joint Bone Spine 77:146-50. 2010
    ..To assess the usefulness of routine electrocardiography for heart disease screening in patients with spondyloarthropathy (SpA) or rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  61. ncbi request reprint Structural evaluation in the management of patients with rheumatoid arthritis: development of recommendations for clinical practice based on published evidence and expert opinion
    Laure Gossec
    Rheumatology Department, Cochin Teaching Hospital, Paris, France
    Joint Bone Spine 72:229-34. 2005
    ..To develop French evidence-based recommendations for the structural evaluation of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in everyday practice...
  62. ncbi request reprint Concomitant therapies as an outcome measure. Part 1: Drugs
    Laure Gossec
    Department of Rheumatology B, Rene Descartes University, Cochin Hospital AP HP, Paris, France
    J Rheumatol 32:2447-8. 2005
    ..These 2 aspects were discussed in the session and then put to a vote...
  63. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein predicts tumor necrosis factor-alpha blocker retention rate in axial ankylosing spondylitis
    Mathieu Luc
    Department of Rheumatology B, Paris 5 Medicine Faculty, Cochin Hospital, APHP, Paris, France
    J Rheumatol 34:2078-81. 2007
    ..We assessed the retention rate of TNF blockers in patients with axial AS, according to baseline CRP and other potentially predictive measures...
  64. doi request reprint Reliability of ultrasonography to detect synovitis in rheumatoid arthritis: a systematic literature review of 35 studies (1,415 patients)
    Peter P Cheung
    Paris Descartes University, Cochin Hospital, Paris, France
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 62:323-34. 2010
    ..US is a sensitive method for synovitis detection. However, reliability is still a key concern...
  65. ncbi request reprint Role and modalities of information and education in the management of patients with rheumatoid arthritis: development of recommendations for clinical practice based on published evidence and expert opinion
    Bruno Fautrel
    Service de Rhumatologie, Groupe Hospitalier Pitie Salpetriere, Paris, France
    Joint Bone Spine 72:163-70. 2005
    ..To develop recommendations for the information and education of patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) seen in everyday practice, using evidence from the literature, supplemented with expert opinion when needed...
  66. ncbi request reprint Nonpharmacological treatments in early rheumatoid arthritis: clinical practice guidelines based on published evidence and expert opinion
    Laure Gossec
    Service de Rhumatologie B, CHU de Cochin, 27, rue du Faubourg Saint Jacques, 75014 Paris, France
    Joint Bone Spine 73:396-402. 2006
    ..To develop clinical practice guidelines for the use of nonpharmacological treatments in patients with early rheumatoid arthritis (RA), using the evidence-based approach and expert opinion...
  67. ncbi request reprint Physical examination and laboratory tests in the management of patients with rheumatoid arthritis: development of recommendations for clinical practice based on published evidence and expert opinion
    Thao Pham
    Service de Rhumatologie, CHU de la Conception, Marseille, France
    Joint Bone Spine 72:222-8. 2005
    ..To develop recommendations for the physical and laboratory-test follow-up of patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) seen in everyday practice, using evidence from the literature, supplemented with expert opinion when needed...
  68. ncbi request reprint Which variables best predict change in rheumatoid arthritis therapy in daily clinical practice?
    Martin Soubrier
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hopital G Montpied, Clermont Ferrand, France
    J Rheumatol 33:1243-6. 2006
    ..To determine in clinical practice which clinical status variables for rheumatoid arthritis (RA) are most closely associated with a change in disease modifying antirheumatic drug (DMARD) therapy...
  69. ncbi request reprint Treatment of psoriatic arthritis and rheumatoid arthritis with disease modifying drugs -- comparison of drugs and adverse reactions
    Philip S Helliwell
    Academic Unit of Musculoskeletal and Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    J Rheumatol 35:472-6. 2008
    ..Although it seems likely that these conditions have a different pathogenesis, the drugs used to treat them are the same. Our study used a cross-sectional clinical database to compare drug use and side-effect profile in these 2 diseases...
  70. pmc QUEST-RA: quantitative clinical assessment of patients with rheumatoid arthritis seen in standard rheumatology care in 15 countries
    Tuulikki Sokka
    Arkisto Tutkijat, Jyvaskyla Central Hospital, 40620 Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Ann Rheum Dis 66:1491-6. 2007
    ..To conduct a cross-sectional review of non-selected consecutive outpatients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) as part of standard clinical care in 15 countries for an overview of the characteristics of patients with RA...
  71. pmc Cardiovascular disease in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: results from the QUEST-RA study
    Antonio Naranjo
    Hospital de Gran Canaria Dr, Negrin, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Barranco de la Ballena s n 35011, Spain
    Arthritis Res Ther 10:R30. 2008
    ....
  72. ncbi request reprint Concomitant therapy: an outcome variable for musculoskeletal disorders? Part 2: total joint replacement in osteoarthritis trials
    Jean Francis Maillefert
    Dijon University Hospital and INSERM ERIT M 0204, University of Burgundy, Dijon, France
    J Rheumatol 32:2449-51. 2005
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  73. ncbi request reprint Classification criteria for rheumatic diseases: why and how?
    Maxime Dougados
    Arthritis Rheum 57:1112-5. 2007
  74. ncbi request reprint New concepts in the diagnosis and treatment of recent-onset polyarthritis
    Nouha Raissouni
    Rheumatology Department B, Cochin Teaching Hospital, 27 rue du Faubourg Saint Jacques, 75679 Paris Cedex 14, France
    Joint Bone Spine 72:119-23. 2005
    ..We used data from a comprehensive literature review to develop a diagnostic and therapeutic strategy for incipient undifferentiated inflammatory joint disease...
  75. pmc Research in hand osteoarthritis: time for reappraisal and demand for new strategies. An opinion paper
    Margreet Kloppenburg
    Department of Rheumatology, Leiden University Medical Center, PO Box 9600, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands
    Ann Rheum Dis 66:1157-61. 2007
    ..Therefore, the Disease Characteristics in Hand OA (DICHOA) initiative was founded in early 2005 with the aim of addressing key issues and facilitating research into hand osteoarthritis...