- The risk of herpes zoster in patients with rheumatoid arthritis in the United States and the United KingdomAllison L Smitten
Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
Arthritis Rheum 57:1431-8. 2007..To determine whether the incidence of herpes zoster is elevated in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and whether herpes zoster is associated with use of disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARDs) in patients with RA...
- A meta-analysis of the incidence of malignancy in adult patients with rheumatoid arthritisAllison L Smitten
Duke University School of Medicine, Duke South, Durham, NC, 27710 USA
Arthritis Res Ther 10:R45. 2008..The risk of malignancies in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) has raised some concern, particularly with immunosuppressive approaches to disease management...
- The risk of hospitalized infection in patients with rheumatoid arthritisAllison L Smitten
Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
J Rheumatol 35:387-93. 2008..To determine whether patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) are at increased risk of hospitalized infection and whether the risk varies by RA treatment...