Cynthia S Crowson

Summary

Affiliation: Mayo Clinic
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Usefulness of risk scores to estimate the risk of cardiovascular disease in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Cynthia S Crowson
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Am J Cardiol 110:420-4. 2012
  2. pmc Development and validation of a risk score for serious infection in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Cynthia S Crowson
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 64:2847-55. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Primer: Demystifying risk--understanding and communicating medical risks
    Cynthia S Crowson
    Department of Health Sciences Research, all at the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Rheumatol 3:181-7; quiz 1 p following 187. 2007
  4. pmc Use of B-type natriuretic peptide as a screening tool for left ventricular diastolic dysfunction in rheumatoid arthritis patients without clinical cardiovascular disease
    Cynthia S Crowson
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:729-34. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Incidence and mortality of interstitial lung disease in rheumatoid arthritis: a population-based study
    Tim Bongartz
    Rheumatology Department, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 62:1583-91. 2010
  6. pmc Time trends in epidemiology and characteristics of psoriatic arthritis over 3 decades: a population-based study
    Floranne C Wilson
    Division of Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Rheumatol 36:361-7. 2009
  7. pmc The lifetime risk of adult-onset rheumatoid arthritis and other inflammatory autoimmune rheumatic diseases
    Cynthia S Crowson
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 63:633-9. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint How much of the increased incidence of heart failure in rheumatoid arthritis is attributable to traditional cardiovascular risk factors and ischemic heart disease?
    Cynthia S Crowson
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 52:3039-44. 2005
  9. pmc Cancer preceding giant cell arteritis: a case-control study
    Tanaz A Kermani
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 62:1763-9. 2010
  10. pmc Is the incidence of rheumatoid arthritis rising?: results from Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1955-2007
    Elena Myasoedova
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 62:1576-82. 2010

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Publications100

  1. pmc Usefulness of risk scores to estimate the risk of cardiovascular disease in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Cynthia S Crowson
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Am J Cardiol 110:420-4. 2012
    ..These data underscore the need for more accurate tools to predict CVD risk in patients with RA...
  2. pmc Development and validation of a risk score for serious infection in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Cynthia S Crowson
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 64:2847-55. 2012
    ..This study was undertaken to develop and validate a score to predict the 1-year risk of serious infection in patients with RA...
  3. ncbi request reprint Primer: Demystifying risk--understanding and communicating medical risks
    Cynthia S Crowson
    Department of Health Sciences Research, all at the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Rheumatol 3:181-7; quiz 1 p following 187. 2007
    ..In the face of uncertainty, making a provisional decision with a plan to review it later can be a good strategy. Verifying the patient's comprehension can help ensure that the decisions reached are informed and acceptable...
  4. pmc Use of B-type natriuretic peptide as a screening tool for left ventricular diastolic dysfunction in rheumatoid arthritis patients without clinical cardiovascular disease
    Cynthia S Crowson
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:729-34. 2011
    ..B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) may be useful to screen for LVDD in the general population. We compared the effectiveness of BNP as a screening tool for LVDD in RA and non-RA subjects without cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  5. doi request reprint Incidence and mortality of interstitial lung disease in rheumatoid arthritis: a population-based study
    Tim Bongartz
    Rheumatology Department, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 62:1583-91. 2010
    ..Interstitial lung disease (ILD) has been recognized as an important comorbidity in rheumatoid arthritis (RA). We undertook the current study to assess incidence, predictors, and mortality of RA-associated ILD...
  6. pmc Time trends in epidemiology and characteristics of psoriatic arthritis over 3 decades: a population-based study
    Floranne C Wilson
    Division of Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Rheumatol 36:361-7. 2009
    ..To determine time trends in incidence, prevalence, and clinical characteristics of psoriatic arthritis (PsA) over a 30-year period...
  7. pmc The lifetime risk of adult-onset rheumatoid arthritis and other inflammatory autoimmune rheumatic diseases
    Cynthia S Crowson
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 63:633-9. 2011
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint How much of the increased incidence of heart failure in rheumatoid arthritis is attributable to traditional cardiovascular risk factors and ischemic heart disease?
    Cynthia S Crowson
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 52:3039-44. 2005
    ....
  9. pmc Cancer preceding giant cell arteritis: a case-control study
    Tanaz A Kermani
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 62:1763-9. 2010
    ..To study the association between previous cancer and giant cell arteritis (GCA)...
  10. pmc Is the incidence of rheumatoid arthritis rising?: results from Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1955-2007
    Elena Myasoedova
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 62:1576-82. 2010
    ..To examine trends in the incidence and prevalence of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) from 1995 to 2007...
  11. ncbi request reprint Glucocorticoids and cardiovascular events in rheumatoid arthritis: a population-based cohort study
    John M Davis
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 56:820-30. 2007
    ..To determine the relationship between glucocorticoid exposure and cardiovascular (CV) events in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  12. doi request reprint Brief report: rheumatoid arthritis is associated with left ventricular concentric remodeling: results of a population-based cross-sectional study
    Elena Myasoedova
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 65:1713-8. 2013
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  13. pmc High ten-year risk of cardiovascular disease in newly diagnosed rheumatoid arthritis patients: a population-based cohort study
    Hilal Maradit Kremers
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 58:2268-74. 2008
    ..To estimate the 10-year absolute risk of cardiovascular (CV) events in newly diagnosed rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients and the potential contribution of CV risk factors to absolute risk assessment...
  14. ncbi request reprint The widening mortality gap between rheumatoid arthritis patients and the general population
    Angel Gonzalez
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 56:3583-7. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the mortality trends among RA patients compared with those in the general population...
  15. pmc The presentation and outcome of heart failure in patients with rheumatoid arthritis differs from that in the general population
    John M Davis
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 58:2603-11. 2008
    ..To compare the clinical presentation, management, and outcome of heart failure in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) compared with non-RA patients...
  16. pmc Trends in incidence of adult-onset psoriasis over three decades: a population-based study
    Murat Icen
    Department of Health Sciences Research, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 60:394-401. 2009
    ..The objective of this study is to determine time trends in incidence and survival of psoriasis patients over three decades...
  17. doi request reprint Diagnostic features, treatment, and outcomes of Takayasu arteritis in a US cohort of 126 patients
    Jean Schmidt
    Division of Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN Department of Internal Medicine and RECIF, Amiens University Hospital, and INSERM U 1088, Jules Verne University of Picardy, Amiens, France
    Mayo Clin Proc 88:822-30. 2013
    ..To describe the clinical features, treatment, and outcomes in a longitudinal cohort of patients with Takayasu arteritis (TAK)...
  18. doi request reprint Longterm outcomes and treatment after myocardial infarction in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Sara S McCoy
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Rheumatol 40:605-10. 2013
    ..To investigate the risk profiles, treatment, and outcomes of patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) with myocardial infarction (MI) and matched MI patients without RA...
  19. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic strategies in rheumatoid arthritis over a 40-year period
    Hilal Maradit Kremers
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Rheumatol 31:2366-73. 2004
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  20. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular death in rheumatoid arthritis: a population-based study
    Hilal Maradit-Kremers
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 52:722-32. 2005
    ..To determine whether systemic inflammation confers any additional risk for cardiovascular death among patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), after adjusting for traditional cardiovascular risk factors and comorbidities...
  21. pmc Assessing immune function by profiling cytokine release from stimulated blood leukocytes and the risk of infection in rheumatoid arthritis
    Megan L Krause
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Clin Immunol 141:67-72. 2011
    ..Future studies could utilize this information to devise new biomarkers for the prediction of infection in patients with RA...
  22. doi request reprint Lack of association of high body mass index with risk for developing polymyalgia rheumatica
    Deana D Hoganson
    Division of Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Int J Rheum Dis 13:e1-5. 2010
    ..Objectives: To determine the association between BMI and polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) as well as the influence of BMI on glucocorticoid treatment duration and development of giant-cell arteritis (GCA) in patients with PMR...
  23. pmc The influence of rheumatoid arthritis disease characteristics on heart failure
    Elena Myasoedova
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Rheumatol 38:1601-6. 2011
    ..To examine the influence of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) characteristics and antirheumatic medications on the risk of heart failure (HF) in patients with RA...
  24. pmc A signature of aberrant immune responsiveness identifies myocardial dysfunction in rheumatoid arthritis
    John M Davis
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 63:1497-506. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify a signature of LVDD in patients with RA by analyzing the responsiveness of the innate and adaptive immune systems to stimulation ex vivo...
  25. pmc Increased prevalence of diastolic dysfunction in rheumatoid arthritis
    Kimberly P Liang
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester MN 55905, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 69:1665-70. 2010
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  26. ncbi request reprint Glucocorticoids and cardiovascular and cerebrovascular events in polymyalgia rheumatica
    Hilal Maradit Kremers
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 57:279-86. 2007
    ..To examine the effect of glucocorticoid use on the risk of various cardiovascular diseases in patients with polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Contribution of congestive heart failure and ischemic heart disease to excess mortality in rheumatoid arthritis
    Paulo J Nicola
    Dept of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 54:60-7. 2006
    ....
  28. doi request reprint Incidence and mortality of obstructive lung disease in rheumatoid arthritis: a population-based study
    Carlotta Nannini
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 65:1243-50. 2013
    ..We therefore aimed to assess the incidence, risk factors, and mortality of OLD in patients with RA...
  29. pmc Incidence and clinical predictors of psoriatic arthritis in patients with psoriasis: a population-based study
    Floranne C Wilson
    The Mayo Clinic, College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 61:233-9. 2009
    ..To determine the incidence and disease-specific predictors of clinically recognized psoriatic arthritis (PsA) in patients with psoriasis...
  30. pmc Incidence and time trends of herpes zoster in rheumatoid arthritis: a population-based cohort study
    Bharath Manu Akkara Veetil
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 65:854-61. 2013
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  31. pmc Risk and predictors of cardiovascular disease in psoriasis: a population-based study
    Hilal Maradit-Kremers
    Department of Health Sciences, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Int J Dermatol 52:32-40. 2013
    ..Emerging evidence suggests that severe psoriasis is associated with increased risk of cardiovascular disease. The goal of this study was to examine the risk and predictors of clinical cardiovascular events in psoriasis...
  32. pmc A profile of immune response to herpesvirus is associated with radiographic joint damage in rheumatoid arthritis
    John M Davis
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 14:R24. 2012
    ..This study was undertaken to identify profiles of immune response that correlate with radiographic joint damage as a first step toward the discovery of new pathogenic mechanisms of joint destruction in RA...
  33. pmc Incidence of herpes zoster in patients with giant cell arteritis: a population-based cohort study
    Valentin S Schäfer
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 49:2104-8. 2010
    ..To determine the incidence of herpes zoster (HZ) in GCA...
  34. ncbi request reprint Use of physician services in a population-based cohort of patients with polymyalgia rheumatica over the course of their disease
    Hilal Maradit Kremers
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 53:395-403. 2005
    ..To describe the use of generalist and rheumatologist services in a population-based cohort of patients with polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) and to identify predictors of rheumatology care...
  35. pmc Systemic lupus erythematosus features in rheumatoid arthritis and their effect on overall mortality
    Murat Icen
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Foundation, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Rheumatol 36:50-7. 2009
    ..However, their frequency and clinical significance are uncertain. We examined the frequency of SLE features in RA and their effect on overall mortality...
  36. ncbi request reprint Patient, disease, and therapy-related factors that influence discontinuation of disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs: a population-based incidence cohort of patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Hilal Maradit-Kremers
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Rheumatol 33:248-55. 2006
    ..Our objective was to identify the predictors of DMARD discontinuation in an incidence cohort of patients with RA followed continuously from their incidence date...
  37. ncbi request reprint Survival in rheumatoid arthritis: a population-based analysis of trends over 40 years
    Sherine E Gabriel
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 48:54-8. 2003
    ..To evaluate trends in and risk factors for mortality among patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) over a 40-year period...
  38. ncbi request reprint Frequency of infection in patients with rheumatoid arthritis compared with controls: a population-based study
    Michele F Doran
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 46:2287-93. 2002
    ..This retrospective longitudinal cohort study was undertaken to compare the frequency of infections in a population-based incidence cohort of RA patients with that in a group of individuals without RA from the same population...
  39. pmc Epidemiology and clinical characteristics of Behçet's disease in the US: a population-based study
    Kenneth T Calamia
    College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 61:600-4. 2009
    ..Although well-documented in Eastern populations, epidemiologic data is scarce in North American countries. Here we describe the incidence and prevalence of BD in Olmsted County, Minnesota over 45 years...
  40. doi request reprint Epidemiology of rheumatoid arthritis: rheumatoid arthritis and mortality
    Elena Myasoedova
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 12:379-85. 2010
    ..In this review, we summarize the current knowledge of the rates and determinants of mortality in RA, identify and discuss potential explanations for excess mortality, and outline promising research avenues for targeting mortality in RA...
  41. pmc Cardiovascular risk factors and acute-phase response in idiopathic ascending aortitis: a case control study
    Vaidehi R Chowdhary
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 1st Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 11:R29. 2009
    ..Idiopathic aortitis is a rare condition characterized by giant cell or lymphoplasmacytic inflammation of the aorta. The purpose of this study was to describe risk factors for the development of idiopathic aortitis...
  42. pmc Lipid paradox in rheumatoid arthritis: the impact of serum lipid measures and systemic inflammation on the risk of cardiovascular disease
    Elena Myasoedova
    Correspondence to Dr Sherine E Gabriel, Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Foundation, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:482-7. 2011
    ..To examine the impact of systemic inflammation and serum lipids on cardiovascular disease (CVD) in rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  43. doi request reprint Large-vessel involvement in giant cell arteritis: a population-based cohort study of the incidence-trends and prognosis
    Tanaz A Kermani
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 72:1989-94. 2013
    ..To evaluate incidence-trends and timing of large-vessel (LV) manifestations in patients with giant cell arteritis (GCA), and to examine the influence of LV manifestations on survival...
  44. ncbi request reprint The risk of congestive heart failure in rheumatoid arthritis: a population-based study over 46 years
    Paulo J Nicola
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 52:412-20. 2005
    ..We examined the risk and determinants of congestive heart failure (CHF) in patients with RA...
  45. pmc Contribution of obesity to the rise in incidence of rheumatoid arthritis
    Cynthia S Crowson
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 65:71-7. 2013
    ..In recent years, both the prevalence of obesity and the incidence of RA have been rising. Our objective was to determine whether the "obesity epidemic" could explain the recent rise in the incidence of RA...
  46. pmc Increased incidence and impact of upper and lower gastrointestinal events in patients with rheumatoid arthritis in Olmsted County, Minnesota: a longitudinal population-based study
    Elena Myasoedova
    Department of Health Sciences Research and Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Rheumatol 39:1355-62. 2012
    ..To assess the incidence and mortality impact of upper and lower gastrointestinal (GI) events in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) compared to non-RA subjects...
  47. doi request reprint Patient-reported outcomes in polymyalgia rheumatica
    Eric L Matteson
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Rheumatol 39:795-803. 2012
    ..To prospectively evaluate the disease course and the performance of clinical, patient-reported outcome (PRO) and musculoskeletal ultrasound measures in patients with polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR)...
  48. doi request reprint Tumor necrosis factor inhibitors in patients with Takayasu arteritis: experience from a referral center with long-term followup
    Jean Schmidt
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 64:1079-83. 2012
    ..To report a single-center experience with the use of tumor necrosis factor (TNF) inhibitors in patients with Takayasu arteritis (TA)...
  49. ncbi request reprint Prognostic importance of low body mass index in relation to cardiovascular mortality in rheumatoid arthritis
    Hilal Maradit Kremers
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 50:3450-7. 2004
    ..This study compared the effect of BMI on cardiovascular mortality in a population-based cohort of subjects with RA with that in a cohort of individuals without RA from the same population...
  50. ncbi request reprint Use of B-type natriuretic peptide as a screening tool for left ventricular diastolic dysfunction in rheumatoid arthritis patients without clinical cardiovascular disease
    Cynthia S Crowson
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:729-34. 2011
    ..B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) may be useful to screen for LVDD in the general population. We compared the effectiveness of BNP as a screening tool for LVDD in RA and non-RA subjects without cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  51. ncbi request reprint Increased unrecognized coronary heart disease and sudden deaths in rheumatoid arthritis: a population-based cohort study
    Hilal Maradit-Kremers
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 52:402-11. 2005
    ....
  52. pmc Incidence of extraarticular rheumatoid arthritis in Olmsted County, Minnesota, in 1995-2007 versus 1985-1994: a population-based study
    Elena Myasoedova
    Mayo Foundation, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Rheumatol 38:983-9. 2011
    ..To assess incidence and mortality effects of extraarticular rheumatoid arthritis (ExRA) in patients with incident RA in 1995-2007 compared to 1985-1994, in Olmsted County, Minnesota, USA...
  53. ncbi request reprint Differences in atherosclerotic coronary heart disease between subjects with and without rheumatoid arthritis
    Marie Christine Aubry
    Divisions of Anatomic Pathology, Health Science Research, Biostatistics, and Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Rheumatol 34:937-42. 2007
    ..Patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) are at increased risk for cardiovascular diseases (CVD). We compared the histologic features of coronary artery disease in patients with RA and non-RA controls...
  54. pmc Increased prevalence of metabolic syndrome associated with rheumatoid arthritis in patients without clinical cardiovascular disease
    Cynthia S Crowson
    Department of Health Scienes Research, Division of Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, MN 55905, USA
    J Rheumatol 38:29-35. 2011
    ..We also examined whether RA disease characteristics are associated with the presence of MetS in RA patients without CVD...
  55. ncbi request reprint Direct medical costs of polymyalgia rheumatica
    Hilal Maradit Kremers
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 53:578-84. 2005
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  56. pmc Trends in serious infections in rheumatoid arthritis
    Orla M Ni Mhuircheartaigh
    Division of Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Rheumatol 40:611-6. 2013
    ..To examine trends in the rates of serious infections among patients diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in 1995-2007 compared to rates previously reported from the same geographical area diagnosed 1955-1994...
  57. pmc Trends in lipid profiles in patients with psoriasis: a population-based analysis
    Bharath Manu Akkara Veetil
    Division of Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    BMC Dermatol 12:20. 2012
    ..Psoriasis is associated with an atherogenic lipid profile but longitudinal changes in lipids around disease onset are unknown. The purpose of our study is to examine the effect of psoriasis onset on serum lipid profiles...
  58. pmc Hypothyroidism as a risk factor for development of cardiovascular disease in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Sara S McCoy
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Rheumatol 39:954-8. 2012
    ..To determine the frequency of hypothyroidism in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), and to elucidate the association of hypothyroidism and development of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in these patients...
  59. pmc Utility of erythrocyte sedimentation rate and C-reactive protein for the diagnosis of giant cell arteritis
    Tanaz A Kermani
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 41:866-71. 2012
    ..To evaluate the utility of erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) and C-reactive protein (CRP) for the diagnosis of giant cell arteritis (GCA) and to determine the frequency of normal ESR and CRP at diagnosis of GCA...
  60. pmc Increased risk of peripheral arterial disease in polymyalgia rheumatica: a population-based cohort study
    Kenneth J Warrington
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 11:R50. 2009
    ..The present study was conducted to determine whether patients with polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) are at an increased risk of peripheral arterial disease (PAD)...
  61. pmc Malignancy risk in patients with giant cell arteritis: a population-based cohort study
    Tanaz A Kermani
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 62:149-54. 2010
    ..To determine the incidence of cancer in a population-based cohort of patients with giant cell arteritis (GCA) compared with age- and sex-matched referent subjects...
  62. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of gout: is the incidence rising?
    Emvalee Arromdee
    Division of Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Rheumatol 29:2403-6. 2002
    ..To determine whether the incidence of gout is higher in 1995-1996 compared to 1977-1978...
  63. doi request reprint Rheumatoid arthritis and cardiovascular disease
    Cynthia S Crowson
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
    Am Heart J 166:622-628.e1. 2013
    ..Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is the most common of the rheumatic diseases and has the best studied relationships with heart disease...
  64. ncbi request reprint Relapse in a population based cohort of patients with polymyalgia rheumatica
    Hilal Maradit Kremers
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Rheumatol 32:65-73. 2005
    ..To determine the incidence and the clinical, laboratory, and treatment related predictors of relapse in polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR)...
  65. pmc Total cholesterol and LDL levels decrease before rheumatoid arthritis
    Elena Myasoedova
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Foundation, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 69:1310-4. 2010
    ..To compare lipid profiles in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and in non-RA subjects during the 5 years before and 5 years after the RA incidence/index date...
  66. pmc 2012 provisional classification criteria for polymyalgia rheumatica: a European League Against Rheumatism/American College of Rheumatology collaborative initiative
    Bhaskar Dasgupta
    Department of Rheumatology, Southend University Hospital, Westcliff on Sea, Essex, UK
    Ann Rheum Dis 71:484-92. 2012
    ..These criteria are not meant for diagnostic purposes...
  67. pmc Orthopedic surgery among patients with rheumatoid arthritis 1980-2007: a population-based study focused on surgery rates, sex, and mortality
    Courtney A Shourt
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Rheumatol 39:481-5. 2012
    ..To describe current trends in arthritis-related joint surgery among a population-based cohort of patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and to examine the influence of joint surgery on mortality...
  68. pmc Do rheumatoid arthritis patients have a higher risk for sleep apnea?
    Stephanie R Reading
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Division of Epidemiology, Mayo Foundation, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Rheumatol 36:1869-72. 2009
    ..The development of CVD has also been linked to chronic sleep apnea. The purpose of this study was to examine the risk for sleep apnea in patients with RA compared to subjects without RA...
  69. pmc Potential misclassification of patients with psoriasis in electronic databases
    Murat Icen
    Department of Health Sciences Research, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 59:981-5. 2008
    ..Electronic claims and medical record databases are increasingly used for observational studies of psoriasis. The purpose of this study was to assess the validity of psoriasis diagnostic codes in an electronic database...
  70. pmc Could accelerated aging explain the excess mortality in patients with seropositive rheumatoid arthritis?
    Cynthia S Crowson
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 62:378-82. 2010
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  71. pmc Analysis of complex biomarkers for human immune-mediated disorders based on cytokine responsiveness of peripheral blood cells
    John M Davis
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Immunol 184:7297-304. 2010
    ..Thus, our approach lays the foundation for the development of immunologic "signatures" that could be useful in predicting disease course and monitoring the outcomes of therapy among patients with immune-mediated diseases...
  72. pmc Changes in novel biomarkers of disease activity in juvenile and adult dermatomyositis are sensitive biomarkers of disease course
    Ann M Reed
    Division of Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 64:4078-86. 2012
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  73. pmc The Rochester Epidemiology Project: exploiting the capabilities for population-based research in rheumatic diseases
    Hilal Maradit Kremers
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 50:6-15. 2011
    ....
  74. doi request reprint Risk factors for cardiovascular disease in rheumatoid arthritis
    Sherine E Gabriel
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 24:171-6. 2012
    ..To highlight recent evidence regarding the contribution of traditional and nontraditional [e.g. inflammatory markers, rheumatoid arthritis (RA) features] risk factors toward the excess cardiovascular risk in RA...
  75. pmc Incidence of psoriasis in children: a population-based study
    Megha M Tollefson
    Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 62:979-87. 2010
    ..Although psoriasis is considered to have a dual peak in age of onset, currently no studies exist regarding the incidence of psoriasis in children...
  76. ncbi request reprint Long-term survival of patients with anorexia nervosa: a population-based study in Rochester, Minn
    Sergio R Korndörfer
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 78:278-84. 2003
    ..To estimate long-term survival of unselected patients with anorexia nervosa from Rochester, Minn...
  77. ncbi request reprint Trends in incidence and mortality in rheumatoid arthritis in Rochester, Minnesota, over a forty-year period
    Michele F Doran
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 46:625-31. 2002
    ..To determine time trends in the epidemiology of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in a population-based cohort...
  78. pmc Noncardiac vascular disease in rheumatoid arthritis: increase in venous thromboembolic events?
    A Kirstin Bacani
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 64:53-61. 2012
    ....
  79. pmc Histoplasmosis infection in patients with rheumatoid arthritis, 1998-2009
    Timothy C Olson
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 11:145. 2011
    ..Patients with rheumatic diseases including rheumatoid arthritis (RA) are at increased risk for infections related to both the disease and its treatments. These include uncommonly reported infections due to histoplasmosis...
  80. pmc What rheumatologists in the United States think of complementary and alternative medicine: results of a national survey
    Nisha J Manek
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 10:5. 2010
    ..We wanted to determine whether rheumatologists' perceptions of the efficacy of CAM therapies and their willingness to recommend them relate to their demographic characteristics, geographic location, or clinical practices...
  81. ncbi request reprint Risk of breast cancer and breast cancer characteristics in women treated with supradiaphragmatic radiation for Hodgkin lymphoma: Mayo Clinic experience
    Dietlind L Wahner-Roedler
    Division of Area General Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 78:708-15. 2003
    ..To evaluate the overall risk of breast cancer and breast cancer characteristics in women given supradiaphragmatic radiation therapy for Hodgkin lymphoma...
  82. pmc Idiopathic retroperitoneal fibrosis: a retrospective review of clinical presentation, treatment, and outcomes
    Tanaz A Kermani
    Division of Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 86:297-303. 2011
    ..To describe the clinical manifestations, laboratory results, imaging findings, and treatments in patients with idiopathic retroperitoneal fibrosis (IRF) seen at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN...
  83. doi request reprint Incidence and risk factors of prosthetic joint infection after total hip or knee replacement in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Tim Bongartz
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 59:1713-20. 2008
    ..We conducted a study to evaluate potential risk factors of prosthetic joint infection and to clarify if RA is an independent predictor of this complication...
  84. ncbi request reprint Long-term fracture risk in patients with Crohn's disease: a population-based study in Olmsted County, Minnesota
    Edward V Loftus
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Gastroenterology 123:468-75. 2002
    ..Osteoporosis is common in patients with Crohn's disease, but less is known about their risk of actual fractures...
  85. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for the development of psoriatic arthritis: a population based nested case control study
    Julian Thumboo
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Rheumatol 29:757-62. 2002
    ..To identify factors influencing the development of psoriatic arthritis (PsA) in a population-based, inception cohort of psoriasis (PS) patients...
  86. ncbi request reprint Trends in the incidence of polymyalgia rheumatica over a 30 year period in Olmsted County, Minnesota, USA
    Michele F Doran
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Rheumatol 29:1694-7. 2002
    ..To determine time trends in the incidence and survival of polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) over a 30 year period in Olmsted County, Minnesota, USA...
  87. pmc Prevalence and risk factors of gastrointestinal disorders in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: results from a population-based survey in olmsted county, Minnesota
    Elena Myasoedova
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Gastroenterol Res Pract 2011:745829. 2011
    ..Conclusion. Several upper and lower GI disorders were significantly more prevalent in RA versus non-RA subjects. Age <60 and physical function impairment (HAQ ≥ 1) were associated with GI disorders in RA...
  88. ncbi request reprint Prognostic markers of radiographic progression in early rheumatoid arthritis
    Jorg J Goronzy
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 50:43-54. 2004
    ..To identify prognostic markers that are predictive of progressive erosive disease in patients with early rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  89. doi request reprint Which measure of inflammation to use? A comparison of erythrocyte sedimentation rate and C-reactive protein measurements from randomized clinical trials of golimumab in rheumatoid arthritis
    Cynthia S Crowson
    Division of Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Rheumatol 36:1606-10. 2009
    ..To assess clinical utility of measurements of C-reactive protein (CRP) versus Westergren erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) in evaluating patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  90. ncbi request reprint Liver involvement in systemic lupus erythematosus: case review of 40 patients
    Vaidehi R Chowdhary
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Rheumatol 35:2159-64. 2008
    ..Subclinical liver involvement is frequent in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). We sought to determine the presence of endstage liver disease in patients with SLE...
  91. ncbi request reprint Relative contributions of bone density, bone turnover, and clinical risk factors to long-term fracture prediction
    L Joseph Melton
    Division of Epidemiology, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 18:312-8. 2003
    ..Identifying patients at increased long-term risk of fracture is challenging, but it is reassuring that femoral neck bone mineral density can predict osteoporotic fractures up to 20 years later...
  92. ncbi request reprint Rochester Epidemiology Project: a unique resource for research in the rheumatic diseases
    Hilal Maradit Kremers
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street Southwest, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Rheum Dis Clin North Am 30:819-34, vii. 2004
    ..This article describes the REP and highlights its research capabilities in the context of the rheumatic diseases...
  93. ncbi request reprint Osteoporosis intervention following distal forearm fractures: a missed opportunity?
    Maria Teresa Cuddihy
    Division of Area General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:421-6. 2002
    ..Fractures are a manifestation of osteoporosis, but therapeutic interventions to reduce the risk of recurrent fractures are not widespread...
  94. ncbi request reprint Occurrence of extraarticular disease manifestations is associated with excess mortality in a community based cohort of patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Carl Turesson
    Department of Rheumatology, Malmo University Hospital, Sweden
    J Rheumatol 29:62-7. 2002
    ..To investigate the occurrence of extraarticular manifestations (ExRA) in a well defined community based cohort of patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), and to examine their effect on mortality...
  95. ncbi request reprint A population based assessment of the use of orthopedic surgery in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Loreto Massardo
    Department of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology, Catholic University of Chile, Santiago
    J Rheumatol 29:52-6. 2002
    ..To describe the use of orthopedic surgery, including joint replacement surgery, in a well defined population based cohort of patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and to identify characteristics that predict such use...
  96. ncbi request reprint Osteopenia in adults with a history of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis. A population based study
    Anthony R French
    St Louis Children s Hospital, Washington University, Missouri, USA
    J Rheumatol 29:1065-70. 2002
    ..To determine the extent of osteopenia in a population based cohort of adults with a history of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA)...
  97. ncbi request reprint Reappraisal of the epidemiology of giant cell arteritis in Olmsted County, Minnesota, over a fifty-year period
    Carlo Salvarani
    Arcispedale S Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Arthritis Rheum 51:264-8. 2004
    ..To investigate time trends in the incidence and survival of giant cell arteritis (GCA) over a 50-year period in Olmsted County, Minnesota...
  98. ncbi request reprint Predictors of infection in rheumatoid arthritis
    Michele F Doran
    Beaumont Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Arthritis Rheum 46:2294-300. 2002
    ..This study was undertaken to identify predictors of serious infections among patients with RA. Identification of such factors is the necessary first step in reducing the excess risk of infection in RA...
  99. ncbi request reprint Declining use of orthopedic surgery in patients with rheumatoid arthritis? Results of a long-term, population-based assessment
    Eleonora da Silva
    Universidade Federale de Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Arthritis Rheum 49:216-20. 2003
    ..To describe the use of orthopedic surgery, including joint replacement surgery, in a well-defined, population-based cohort of patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and to identify characteristics that predict such use...
  100. ncbi request reprint The effect of oral contraceptives and estrogen replacement therapy on the risk of rheumatoid arthritis: a population based study
    Michele F Doran
    Department of Rheumatology, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    J Rheumatol 31:207-13. 2004
    ..We examined whether exposure to either oral contraceptives (OC) or postmenopausal estrogen replacement therapy (ERT) is associated with the development of RA in women...