Pedro M M C Machado

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi Ankylosing spondylitis and spinal cord injury
    Pedro Machado
    Spinal Cord Injury Centre, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore, London, United Kingdom
    Acta Reumatol Port 33:231-7. 2008
  2. ncbi Portuguese recommendations for the use of biological therapies in patients with axial spondyloarthritis--December 2011 update
    Pedro Machado
    Servico de Reumatologia, Hospitais da Universidade de Coimbra, Praceta Prof Mota Pinto, 3000 075 Coimbra, Portugal
    Acta Reumatol Port 37:40-7. 2012
  3. ncbi 2011 Portuguese recommendations for the use of biological therapies in patients with psoriatic arthritis
    Pedro Machado
    Servico de Reumatologia, Hospitais da Universidade de Coimbra, Praceta Prof Mota Pinto, 3000 075 Coimbra, Portugal
    Acta Reumatol Port 37:26-39. 2012
  4. pmc Cross-cultural validation of the Educational Needs Assessment Tool in RA in 7 European countries
    Mwidimi Ndosi
    Academic and Clinical Unit for Musculoskeletal Nursing ACUMeN, Section of Musculoskeletal Disease, Leeds Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:110. 2011
  5. pmc Applying science in practice: the optimization of biological therapy in rheumatoid arthritis
    Sofia Ramiro
    Maastricht University Medical Center, PO Box 5800, 6202 AZ Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:220. 2010
  6. doi The value of magnetic resonance imaging and ultrasound in undifferentiated arthritis: a systematic review
    Pedro M M C Machado
    Department of Rheumatology, Coimbra University Hospital, Praceta Mota Pinto, Coimbra, Portugal
    J Rheumatol Suppl 87:31-7. 2011
  7. pmc Multinational evidence-based recommendations on how to investigate and follow-up undifferentiated peripheral inflammatory arthritis: integrating systematic literature research and expert opinion of a broad international panel of rheumatologists in the 3E
    P Machado
    Department of Rheumatology, Coimbra University Hospital, Coimbra, Portugal
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:15-24. 2011
  8. doi Selecting men for bone densitometry: performance of osteoporosis risk assessment tools in Portuguese men
    P Machado
    Rheumatology Department, Coimbra University Hospital, Coimbra, Portugal
    Osteoporos Int 21:977-83. 2010
  9. ncbi Sporadic inclusion body myositis: an unsolved mystery
    Pedro Machado
    Department of Rheumatology, Coimbra University Hospital, Praceta Mota Pinto, 3000 075 Coimbra, Portugal
    Acta Reumatol Port 34:161-82. 2009
  10. doi Increased prevalence of allergic sensitisation in rheumatoid arthritis patients treated with anti-TNFalpha
    Pedro Machado
    Rheumatology Department, Coimbra University Hospital, Praceta Mota Pinto, 3000 075 Coimbra, Portugal
    Joint Bone Spine 76:508-13. 2009

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi Ankylosing spondylitis and spinal cord injury
    Pedro Machado
    Spinal Cord Injury Centre, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore, London, United Kingdom
    Acta Reumatol Port 33:231-7. 2008
    ....
  2. ncbi Portuguese recommendations for the use of biological therapies in patients with axial spondyloarthritis--December 2011 update
    Pedro Machado
    Servico de Reumatologia, Hospitais da Universidade de Coimbra, Praceta Prof Mota Pinto, 3000 075 Coimbra, Portugal
    Acta Reumatol Port 37:40-7. 2012
    ..To develop recommendations for the treatment of axial spondyloarthritis with biological therapies, endorsed by the Portuguese Society of Rheumatology...
  3. ncbi 2011 Portuguese recommendations for the use of biological therapies in patients with psoriatic arthritis
    Pedro Machado
    Servico de Reumatologia, Hospitais da Universidade de Coimbra, Praceta Prof Mota Pinto, 3000 075 Coimbra, Portugal
    Acta Reumatol Port 37:26-39. 2012
    ..To develop recommendations for the treatment of psoriatic arthritis (PsA) with biological therapies, endorsed by the Portuguese Society of Rheumatology...
  4. pmc Cross-cultural validation of the Educational Needs Assessment Tool in RA in 7 European countries
    Mwidimi Ndosi
    Academic and Clinical Unit for Musculoskeletal Nursing ACUMeN, Section of Musculoskeletal Disease, Leeds Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:110. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the cross-cultural validity of the ENAT in 7 European countries...
  5. pmc Applying science in practice: the optimization of biological therapy in rheumatoid arthritis
    Sofia Ramiro
    Maastricht University Medical Center, PO Box 5800, 6202 AZ Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:220. 2010
    ..We suggest that cycling of biological agents, until remission is achieved or until the most effective agent for that individual patient is determined, deserves consideration in the current stage of knowledge...
  6. doi The value of magnetic resonance imaging and ultrasound in undifferentiated arthritis: a systematic review
    Pedro M M C Machado
    Department of Rheumatology, Coimbra University Hospital, Praceta Mota Pinto, Coimbra, Portugal
    J Rheumatol Suppl 87:31-7. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Multinational evidence-based recommendations on how to investigate and follow-up undifferentiated peripheral inflammatory arthritis: integrating systematic literature research and expert opinion of a broad international panel of rheumatologists in the 3E
    P Machado
    Department of Rheumatology, Coimbra University Hospital, Coimbra, Portugal
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:15-24. 2011
    ..To develop evidence-based recommendations on how to investigate and follow-up undifferentiated peripheral inflammatory arthritis (UPIA)...
  8. doi Selecting men for bone densitometry: performance of osteoporosis risk assessment tools in Portuguese men
    P Machado
    Rheumatology Department, Coimbra University Hospital, Coimbra, Portugal
    Osteoporos Int 21:977-83. 2010
    ..This study supports the utility of osteoporosis risk assessment tools in selecting men for BMD testing. Different cutoff values may be appropriate for different countries and/or ethnic origins...
  9. ncbi Sporadic inclusion body myositis: an unsolved mystery
    Pedro Machado
    Department of Rheumatology, Coimbra University Hospital, Praceta Mota Pinto, 3000 075 Coimbra, Portugal
    Acta Reumatol Port 34:161-82. 2009
    ..This review describes the epidemiology and clinical features of the disease as well as the current genetic and pathogenic concepts and therapeutic approaches. Despite recent clues, in many respects sIBM remains an unsolved mystery...
  10. doi Increased prevalence of allergic sensitisation in rheumatoid arthritis patients treated with anti-TNFalpha
    Pedro Machado
    Rheumatology Department, Coimbra University Hospital, Praceta Mota Pinto, 3000 075 Coimbra, Portugal
    Joint Bone Spine 76:508-13. 2009
    ..Our aim was to evaluate the prevalence of sensitisation to airborne allergens and allergic disease in RA patients, with and without anti-TNFalpha treatment...
  11. ncbi Arthritis and X-linked agammaglobulinemia
    Pedro Machado
    Rheumatology Department, Coimbra University Hospital, Coimbra, Portugal
    Acta Reumatol Port 33:464-7. 2008
    ..Physicians evaluating patients with arthritis should be aware of this fact so that an early diagnosis can be pursued as it is of extreme importance in the optimal management and prognosis of these patients...
  12. ncbi Performance of decision algorithms for the identification of low bone mineral density in Portuguese postmenopausal women
    Pedro Machado
    Servico de Reumatologia dos Hospitais da Universidade de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
    Acta Reumatol Port 33:314-28. 2008
    ..Our aim was to assess the utility and the economic repercussion of the use of five of these algorithms in Portuguese postmenopausal women...
  13. doi Both structural damage and inflammation of the spine contribute to impairment of spinal mobility in patients with ankylosing spondylitis
    Pedro Machado
    Rheumatology, Coimbra University Hospital, Coimbra, Portugal
    Ann Rheum Dis 69:1465-70. 2010
    ..To study the relationship between spinal mobility, radiographic damage of the spine and spinal inflammation as assessed by MRI in patients with ankylosing spondylitis (AS)...
  14. doi Endorsement of definitions of disease activity states and improvement scores for the Ankylosing Spondylitis Disease Activity Score: results from OMERACT 10
    Pedro M M C Machado
    Department of Rheumatology, Coimbra University Hospital, Coimbra, Portugal
    J Rheumatol 38:1502-6. 2011
    ..OMERACT participants agreed with the selection of cutoff values, which now have the combined endorsement of ASAS and OMERACT and are ready to be used in clinical practice and in research settings...