E Filippucci

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Is power Doppler sonography the new frontier in therapy monitoring?
    W Grassi
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 21:424-8. 2003
  2. pmc Power Doppler sonography monitoring of synovial perfusion at the wrist joints in patients with rheumatoid arthritis treated with adalimumab
    E Filippucci
    Department of Rheumatology, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Ann Rheum Dis 65:1433-7. 2006
  3. pmc Assessing the intra- and inter-reader reliability of dynamic ultrasound images in power Doppler ultrasonography
    J M Koski
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mikkeli Central Hospital, Mikkeli, Finland
    Ann Rheum Dis 65:1658-60. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist. XIII. New trends. Three-dimensional ultrasonography
    E Filippucci
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 26:1-4. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound in crystal-related arthritis
    Emilio Filippucci
    Clinica Reumatologica, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 32:S42-7. 2014
  6. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist. XLVII. Ultrasound of the shoulder in patients with gout and calcium pyrophosphate deposition disease
    Emilio Filippucci
    Rheumatology Clinic, Polytechnic University delle Marche, Jesi, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 31:659-64. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Hand tendon involvement in rheumatoid arthritis: an ultrasound study
    Emilio Filippucci
    Clinica Reumatologica, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 41:752-60. 2012
  8. pmc Relationship between time-integrated disease activity estimated by DAS28-CRP and radiographic progression of anatomical damage in patients with early rheumatoid arthritis
    Fausto Salaffi
    Clinica Reumatologica, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy, Ospedale C, Urbani, Via dei Colli, 52, 60035 Jesi Ancona Italy
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:120. 2011
  9. pmc Utility of a simplified ultrasound assessment to assess interstitial pulmonary fibrosis in connective tissue disorders--preliminary results
    Marwin Gutierrez
    Clinica Reumatologica, Via dei Colli 52, 60035, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Jesi, Ancona, Italy
    Arthritis Res Ther 13:R134. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Interobserver reliability of ultrasonography in the assessment of cartilage damage in rheumatoid arthritis
    Emilio Filippucci
    Clinica Reumatologica, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ospedale A Murri Via dei Colli, 52, 60035 Jesi, Ancona, Italy
    Ann Rheum Dis 69:1845-8. 2010

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Publications56

  1. ncbi request reprint Is power Doppler sonography the new frontier in therapy monitoring?
    W Grassi
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 21:424-8. 2003
  2. pmc Power Doppler sonography monitoring of synovial perfusion at the wrist joints in patients with rheumatoid arthritis treated with adalimumab
    E Filippucci
    Department of Rheumatology, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Ann Rheum Dis 65:1433-7. 2006
    ..To use power Doppler sonography (PDS) to evaluate changes in synovial perfusion induced by adalimumab in the wrist joints of patients with rheumatoid arthritis...
  3. pmc Assessing the intra- and inter-reader reliability of dynamic ultrasound images in power Doppler ultrasonography
    J M Koski
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mikkeli Central Hospital, Mikkeli, Finland
    Ann Rheum Dis 65:1658-60. 2006
    ..To assess the intra-reader and inter-reader reliabilities of interpreting ultrasonography by several experts using video clips...
  4. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist. XIII. New trends. Three-dimensional ultrasonography
    E Filippucci
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 26:1-4. 2008
    ..The challenge to three-dimensional ultrasound is to prove itself to be a method that requires no particular skills that can be mastered in just a few minutes and is not operator-dependant [corrected]..
  5. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound in crystal-related arthritis
    Emilio Filippucci
    Clinica Reumatologica, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 32:S42-7. 2014
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist. XLVII. Ultrasound of the shoulder in patients with gout and calcium pyrophosphate deposition disease
    Emilio Filippucci
    Rheumatology Clinic, Polytechnic University delle Marche, Jesi, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 31:659-64. 2013
    ..This study was aimed at determining the prevalence of ultrasound (US) morpho-structural changes in the shoulders of patients with crystal-related arthropathies, and at investigating the relationship between them and the clinical findings...
  7. doi request reprint Hand tendon involvement in rheumatoid arthritis: an ultrasound study
    Emilio Filippucci
    Clinica Reumatologica, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 41:752-60. 2012
    ..To assess the prevalence and the distribution of tendon involvement in the hands and wrists of patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) describing in detail the ultrasound (US) morphostructural and vascular tendon abnormalities...
  8. pmc Relationship between time-integrated disease activity estimated by DAS28-CRP and radiographic progression of anatomical damage in patients with early rheumatoid arthritis
    Fausto Salaffi
    Clinica Reumatologica, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy, Ospedale C, Urbani, Via dei Colli, 52, 60035 Jesi Ancona Italy
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:120. 2011
    ..The main aim of the study was to investigate the relationship between persistent disease activity and radiographic progression of joint damage in early rheumatoid arthritis (ERA)...
  9. pmc Utility of a simplified ultrasound assessment to assess interstitial pulmonary fibrosis in connective tissue disorders--preliminary results
    Marwin Gutierrez
    Clinica Reumatologica, Via dei Colli 52, 60035, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Jesi, Ancona, Italy
    Arthritis Res Ther 13:R134. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the utility of a simplified US B-lines scoring system compared with both the US comprehensive assessment and the high-resolution computed tomography (HRCT) findings of IPF in CTD patients...
  10. doi request reprint Interobserver reliability of ultrasonography in the assessment of cartilage damage in rheumatoid arthritis
    Emilio Filippucci
    Clinica Reumatologica, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ospedale A Murri Via dei Colli, 52, 60035 Jesi, Ancona, Italy
    Ann Rheum Dis 69:1845-8. 2010
    ..To evaluate the interobserver reliability of ultrasonography (US) in the assessment of cartilage damage at metacarpophalangeal (MCP) joint level in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  11. doi request reprint Hyaline cartilage involvement in patients with gout and calcium pyrophosphate deposition disease. An ultrasound study
    E Filippucci
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ospedale A Murri, Ancona, Italy
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 17:178-81. 2009
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  12. doi request reprint Reliability of high-resolution ultrasonography in the assessment of Achilles tendon enthesopathy in seronegative spondyloarthropathies
    E Filippucci
    Rheumatology Department, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, 60035 Jesi Ancona, Italy
    Ann Rheum Dis 68:1850-5. 2009
    ..The present study was mainly aimed at investigating the interobserver and intraobserver reproducibility of ultrasound (US) results in the assessment of Achilles tendon enthesopathy in patients with seronegative spondyloarthropathies (SpA)...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Thumb troubles in rheumatoid arthritis]
    E Filippucci
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, 60035 Jesi
    Reumatismo 56:211-4. 2004
    ..Sonography allowed the depiction of a wide range of otherwise undetectable pathologic changes in the standard clinical setting...
  14. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist XXXVI. Sonographic assessment of the foot in gout patients
    Emilio Filippucci
    Clinica Reumatologica, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Jesi, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 29:901-5. 2011
    ..This study aims to investigate the relationship between clinical and US findings together with the prevalence and distribution of US findings indicative of monosodium urate (MSU) crystal deposition within the foot in patients with gout...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Hidden bone erosions]
    E Filippucci
    Clinica Reumatologica, Universita degli Studi di Ancona, Italia
    Reumatismo 55:52-5. 2003
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint [Levofloxacin-induced bilateral rupture of the Achilles tendon: clinical and sonographic findings]
    E Filippucci
    Clinica Reumatologica Università Politecnica delle Marche, Italia
    Reumatismo 55:267-9. 2003
    ..This case can be regarded as a representative example of the potential clinical efficacy of sonography in daily rheumatological practise...
  17. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist. XXVIII. Impact of sonographic knee joint involvement in recent-onset inflammatory polyarthritis
    C A Scirè
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo, Universita di Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 28:449-53. 2010
    ..To assess the impact of the knee joint inflammation, detected by ultrasonography (US), on functional disability in patients with recent-onset inflammatory polyarthritis (IP)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist. XXV. Sonographic assessment of the knee in patients with gout and calcium pyrophosphate deposition disease
    E Filippucci
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, and Ospedale A Murri, Ancona, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 28:2-5. 2010
    ..Further studies are required to investigate both sensitivity and specificity of US features indicative of crystal aggregates at both tendon and entheseal level...
  19. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist XXIX. Sonographic assessment of the knee in patients with osteoarthritis
    A Iagnocco
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 28:643-6. 2010
    ..To investigate the prevalence and severity of sonographic-detected abnormalities in knee osteoarthritis (OA) and to correlate ultrasound (US) findings with clinical data...
  20. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist. XX. Sonographic assessment of hand and wrist joint involvement in rheumatoid arthritis: comparison between two- and three-dimensional ultrasonography
    E Filippucci
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, Universita, Politecnica delle Marche, Jesi, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 27:197-200. 2009
    ..This study is an initial step towards establishing a methodology necessary for developing multi-centre US studies which are aimed at assessing hand involvement in patients with RA...
  21. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist. XXII. Achilles tendon involvement in spondyloarthritis. A multi-centre study using high frequency volumetric probe
    A Iagnocco
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 27:547-51. 2009
    ..Our study for the first time demonstrated that 3D US is a valid imaging modality for the assessment of Achilles tendon enthesitis...
  22. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist. XVI. Ultrasound-guided procedures
    O Epis
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico S Matteo, Universita di Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 26:515-8. 2008
    ..The present review provides an update of the available data regarding the use of US in interventional procedures in clinical rheumatology...
  23. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist. XXIV. Sonographic evaluation of wrist and hand joint and tendon involvement in systemic lupus erythematosus
    A Delle Sedie
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, Universita di Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 27:897-901. 2009
    ..Those results reinforce the importance of including musculoskeletal ultrasound in the patient assessment, especially in those cases in which physical examination is not conclusive...
  24. ncbi request reprint [The current role of ultrasound in the assessment of crystal-related arthropathies]
    M Gutierrez
    Clinica Reumatologica, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Jesi, Ancona, Italia
    Reumatismo 61:216-21. 2009
    ..The aim of this paper was to present the principal findings in patients with crystal-related arthropathies...
  25. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist. XXI. Role of ultrasound imaging in early arthritis
    C A Scirè
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, IRCCS Policlinico S Matteo, Universita di Pavia, 27100 Pavia, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 27:391-4. 2009
    ..The present review provides an update of the available data and discusses research issues of ultrasound imaging in early arthritis...
  26. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist. I. Ultrasonography of the shoulder
    A Iagnocco
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, Universita di Roma La Sapienza, Roma, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 24:6-11. 2006
    ..The use of high quality equipment and the application of a standard scanning protocol are mandatory for reliable US assessment of shoulder pathology...
  27. ncbi request reprint Contrast-enhanced power Doppler sonography of knee synovitis in rheumatoid arthritis: assessment of therapeutic response
    F Salaffi
    Department of Rheumatology, Ospedale A Murri, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Clin Rheumatol 23:285-90. 2004
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist V. Ultrasonography of the ankle and foot
    L Riente
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, Universita di Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 24:493-8. 2006
    ..US represents an accurate, safe and low-cost technique that can be used for the examination of the ankle and foot in rheumatic disorders...
  29. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist. XVII. Role of colour Doppler and power Doppler
    A Iagnocco
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 26:759-62. 2008
    ..Moreover, Doppler US has been found to be of help in the assessment of vascular pathologies such as the vasculitides. In this review we provide an update of the data regarding the use of colour Doppler and power Doppler in rheumatology...
  30. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist VII. Ultrasound imaging in rheumatoid arthritis
    E Filippucci
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Jesi, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 25:5-10. 2007
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist II. Ultrasonography of the hand and wrist
    E Filippucci
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Jesi, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 24:118-22. 2006
    ..This paper provides the basic knowledge, reviews the available evidence and discusses the potential of US in the evaluation of the hand and wrist...
  32. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist XIV. Ultrasound imaging in connective tissue diseases
    L Riente
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, Universita di Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 26:230-3. 2008
    ..US assessment of heart, kidney or vascular involvement in CTD will not be the subjects of this paper...
  33. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist. XV. Ultrasound imaging in vasculitis
    A Delle Sedie
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, Universita di Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 26:391-4. 2008
    ..In this review we provide an overview of the current data regarding the role of US in vasculitis. Sonographic evaluation of cardiac or renal involvement in these disorders will not be covered...
  34. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist III. Ultrasonography of the hip
    A Iagnocco
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, Universita di Roma La Sapienza, Roma, Rome, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 24:229-32. 2006
    ..In addition, the deep location of the hip can confer further problems to US scanning in obese or particularly muscular subjects...
  35. ncbi request reprint Inter-observer agreement of standard joint counts in early rheumatoid arthritis: a comparison with grey scale ultrasonography--a preliminary study
    F Salaffi
    Department of Rheumatology, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 47:54-8. 2008
    ..The aims of the present study were to assess the inter-observer agreement of standard joint count and to compare clinical examination with grey scale ultrasonography (US) findings in patients with early rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  36. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist XI. Ultrasound imaging in regional pain syndromes
    A Iagnocco
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Roma, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 25:672-5. 2007
    ..The research agenda covers: definition of standard scanning protocols for US examination of the most common RPS assessed by the rheumatologist and the clinical impact of US findings in the management of patients with RPS...
  37. ncbi request reprint [Polyarthritis flare in patient with ankylosing spondylitis treated with infliximab]
    M Gutierrez
    Clinica Reumatologica, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ospedale A Murri, Jesi AN, Italia
    Reumatismo 62:221-4. 2010
    ..In the present report we describe the case of a 22-year-old male patient with ankylosing spondylitis who developed a "paradoxic" adverse reaction, while receiving infliximab...
  38. ncbi request reprint A clinical prediction rule combining routine assessment and power Doppler ultrasonography for predicting progression to rheumatoid arthritis from early-onset undifferentiated arthritis
    F Salaffi
    Department of Molecular Pathology and Innovative Therapies, Clinica Reumatologica, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 28:686-94. 2010
    ..The aim of the study was to develop a predictive rule combining clinical variables, serological biomarkers and power Doppler ultrasonography (PDUS) for the progression from an early-onset UA to RA in daily rheumatological practice...
  39. doi request reprint Calcium pyrophosphate dihydrate crystal deposition disease: sonographic findings
    A Ciapetti
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Jesi, Ancona, Italy
    Clin Rheumatol 28:271-6. 2009
    ..The aim of this pictorial essay was to present the main findings evocative of crystal deposition in patients with pyrophosphate arthropathy...
  40. ncbi request reprint [Gitelman syndrome associated with chondrocalcinosis: description of two cases]
    M Gutierrez
    Clinica Reumatologica, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ospedale A Murri, Jesi AN, Italia
    Reumatismo 62:60-4. 2010
    ..We describe two cases of Gitelman syndrome associated with chondrocalcinosis showing the wide range of presentation of this clinical condition...
  41. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist XII. Ultrasound imaging in sports medicine
    E Filippucci
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Jesi, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 25:806-9. 2007
    ..Future research should also be directed at determining the usefulness of power Doppler technique in monitoring sport-related abnormalities...
  42. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist. XXIII. Sonographic evaluation of hand joint involvement in primary Sjögren's syndrome
    L Riente
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, Universita di Pisa, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 27:747-50. 2009
    ..To study the frequency and features of joint and tendon involvement in the hand of patients with primary Sjögren's syndrome (pSS) by musculoskeletal ultrasound (US) examination...
  43. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist. VI. Ultrasonography of the elbow, sacroiliac, parasternal, and temporomandibular joints
    A Delle Sedie
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, Universita di Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 24:617-21. 2006
    ..In this paper, we review and discuss the role of US in the evaluation of elbow, sacroiliac, parasternal and TM joint pathology...
  44. ncbi request reprint [Sonographic findings for synovial fluid]
    A Farina
    Clinica Reumatologica, Università degli Sudi di Ancona, Ospedale A Murri, Jesi
    Reumatismo 54:261-5. 2002
    ..The aim of this pictorial essay was to evaluate the sonographic features of synovial fluid in patients with arthritis...
  45. pmc Grey scale and power Doppler sonographic changes induced by intra-articular steroid injection treatment
    E Filippucci
    Department of Rheumatology, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Italy
    Ann Rheum Dis 63:740-3. 2004
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist
    E Filippucci
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Jesi, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 24:1-5. 2006
    ..Moreover, it provides a general overview of both US anatomy and pathology relevant for the rheumatologist...
  47. ncbi request reprint [Severe drug hypersensitivity syndrome due to sulphasalazine in patient with rheumatoid arthritis]
    M Gutierrez
    Clinica Reumatologica, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ospedale A Murri, Jesi, Ancona, Italia
    Reumatismo 61:65-8. 2009
    ..In the present report we describe a case of a patient with rheumatoid arthritis who presented severe drug hypersensitivity syndrome, with liver and kidney involvement due to sulphasalazine...
  48. ncbi request reprint [The ultrasound assessment of the psoriatic arthritis: from joint to skin]
    M Gutierrez
    Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ospedale A Murri, Jesi, Italy
    Reumatismo 61:309-15. 2009
    ..The aim of this paper is to show the potential of ultrasound in a multi-target assessment (joints, tendons, entesis, skin and nails) in patients with psoriatic arthritis, using the last generation ultrasound equipment...
  49. ncbi request reprint [Sonographic monitoring of gout]
    E Filippucci
    Clinica Reumatologica, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ospedale A Murri Jesi, Ancona, Italia
    Reumatismo 55:184-6. 2003
    ..To assess the role of grayscale and power Doppler sonography in short-term monitoring of acute gouty synovitis...
  50. doi request reprint Clinical, power Doppler sonography and histological assessment of the psoriatic plaque: short-term monitoring in patients treated with etanercept
    M Gutierrez
    Department of Rheumatology, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 164:33-7. 2011
    ..Continuous technological advances in the field of sonography have led to the development of equipment with high power Doppler frequency, which allows for very detailed morphological information regarding the dermal blood flow...
  51. ncbi request reprint [Power Doppler e mezzi di contrasto nello studio della membrana sinoviale reumatoide]
    M Carotti
    Cattedra di Radiologia, Universita degli Studi di Ancona, Italia
    Reumatismo 54:361-3. 2002
    ..The aim of this radiological vignette was to show a representative example of use of power Doppler sonography with contrast agent in assessing rheumatoid synovitis...
  52. ncbi request reprint "Crystal clear"-sonographic assessment of gout and calcium pyrophosphate deposition disease
    W Grassi
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 36:197-202. 2006
    ..The aim of this pictorial review was to present the principal findings in patients with crystal deposition in gout and CPPD...
  53. ncbi request reprint Intralesional therapy in carpal tunnel syndrome: a sonographic-guided approach
    W Grassi
    Department of Rheumatology, University of Ancona, Ospedale A Murri, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 20:73-6. 2002
    ..The aim of this pictorial essay is to show a representative example of sonographic-guided injection in carpal tunnel syndrome associated with tenosynovitis of the finger flexor tendons...
  54. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional power Doppler sonography in short-term therapy monitoring of rheumatoid synovitis
    G Meenagh
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 46:1736. 2007
  55. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist IV. Ultrasonography of the knee
    G Meenagh
    Department of Rheumatology, Musgrave Park Hospital, Belfast, UK
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 24:357-60. 2006
    ..We review the available evidence about the use of ultrasound in knee examination, provide information on the technical equipment and scanning methods and discuss the still controversial issues...
  56. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist IX. Ultrasound imaging in spondyloarthritis
    L Riente
    Unità Operativa di Reumatologia, Universita di Pisa, Pisa, Italy, and Department of Rheumatology, Weston General Hospital, Bristol, UK
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 25:349-53. 2007
    ..The present review provides an update of the available data and discusses research issues of US imaging in SpA...