John D Carter

Summary

Affiliation: University of South Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Doxycycline versus doxycycline and rifampin in undifferentiated spondyloarthropathy, with special reference to chlamydia-induced arthritis. A prospective, randomized 9-month comparison
    John D Carter
    Division of Rheumatology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    J Rheumatol 31:1973-80. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Reactive arthritis: defined etiologies, emerging pathophysiology, and unresolved treatment
    John D Carter
    Division of Rheumatology, University of South Florida, 12901 Bruce B Downs Boulevard, MDC 81, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 20:827-47. 2006
  3. pmc Chlamydiae as etiologic agents in chronic undifferentiated spondylarthritis
    John D Carter
    University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 60:1311-6. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Reactive arthritis: clinical aspects and medical management
    John D Carter
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of South Florida, 12901 Bruce B Downs Boulevard, MDC 81, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Rheum Dis Clin North Am 35:21-44. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Attack rate of Chlamydia-induced reactive arthritis and effect of the CCR5-Delta-32 mutation: a prospective analysis
    John D Carter
    From the Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida, USA
    J Rheumatol 40:1578-82. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Chlamydia and chronic arthritis
    John D Carter
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Ann Med 44:784-92. 2012
  7. doi request reprint A safety analysis of oral prednisone as a pretreatment for rituximab in rheumatoid arthritis
    J D Carter
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Clin Rheumatol 31:1605-10. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Chlamydia-induced reactive arthritis: hidden in plain sight?
    John D Carter
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of South Florida College of Medicine, 12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd, MDC 81, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 25:359-74. 2011
  9. doi request reprint The recognition and treatment of vertebral fractures in males with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    John D Carter
    University of South Florida, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, 12901 Bruce B Downs Boulevard, MDC 81, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Respir Med 102:1165-72. 2008
  10. doi request reprint A safety assessment of tumor necrosis factor antagonists during pregnancy: a review of the Food and Drug Administration database
    John D Carter
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Rheumatol 36:635-41. 2009

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Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Doxycycline versus doxycycline and rifampin in undifferentiated spondyloarthropathy, with special reference to chlamydia-induced arthritis. A prospective, randomized 9-month comparison
    John D Carter
    Division of Rheumatology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    J Rheumatol 31:1973-80. 2004
    ..HSP60 plays a key role in the chronic persistent state of Chlamydia. We conducted a prospective, randomized 9-month trial to evaluate the efficacy of doxycycline versus a combination of doxycycline and rifampin in the treatment of uSpA...
  2. ncbi request reprint Reactive arthritis: defined etiologies, emerging pathophysiology, and unresolved treatment
    John D Carter
    Division of Rheumatology, University of South Florida, 12901 Bruce B Downs Boulevard, MDC 81, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 20:827-47. 2006
    ..Despite this detailed knowledge, the proper treatment remains elusive. In the years to come it is possible that the specific treatment will be dictated by the triggering microbe...
  3. pmc Chlamydiae as etiologic agents in chronic undifferentiated spondylarthritis
    John D Carter
    University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 60:1311-6. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to assess the prevalence of synovial Chlamydia trachomatis and Chlamydia pneumoniae infections in patients with chronic undifferentiated spondylarthritis (uSpA)...
  4. doi request reprint Reactive arthritis: clinical aspects and medical management
    John D Carter
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of South Florida, 12901 Bruce B Downs Boulevard, MDC 81, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Rheum Dis Clin North Am 35:21-44. 2009
    ..Epidemiologic and prospective studies have been difficult to perform because of over-reliance on the complete classic triad of symptoms and the different terms and eponyms used. Studies assessing various treatment strategies are ongoing...
  5. ncbi request reprint Attack rate of Chlamydia-induced reactive arthritis and effect of the CCR5-Delta-32 mutation: a prospective analysis
    John D Carter
    From the Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida, USA
    J Rheumatol 40:1578-82. 2013
    ..Data indirectly suggest chemokine receptor-5 (CCR5)-delta-32 mutation might play a role in CiReA. We investigated the attack rate of CiReA and we hypothesized that the CCR5-delta-32 allele may modulate disease susceptibility...
  6. doi request reprint Chlamydia and chronic arthritis
    John D Carter
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Ann Med 44:784-92. 2012
    ..Both C. trachomatis and C. pneumoniae are a clear cause of chronic arthritis in the setting of reactive arthritis; the possibility remains that these same organisms are culpable in other forms of chronic arthritis as well...
  7. doi request reprint A safety analysis of oral prednisone as a pretreatment for rituximab in rheumatoid arthritis
    J D Carter
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Clin Rheumatol 31:1605-10. 2012
    ..Our data suggest a smaller dose of oral prednisone is an effective alternative to IV methylprednisolone as a pretreatment for rituximab in patients with RA...
  8. doi request reprint Chlamydia-induced reactive arthritis: hidden in plain sight?
    John D Carter
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of South Florida College of Medicine, 12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd, MDC 81, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 25:359-74. 2011
    ..Data covered in this review suggest that Chlamydia-induced reactive arthritis might be a common condition that clinicians fail to recognise. An emphasis is placed on disease awareness since viable treatment options are emerging...
  9. doi request reprint The recognition and treatment of vertebral fractures in males with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    John D Carter
    University of South Florida, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, 12901 Bruce B Downs Boulevard, MDC 81, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Respir Med 102:1165-72. 2008
    ..A retrospective cross-sectional study was performed to evaluate the recognition and treatment of vertebral fractures in male patients with COPD...
  10. doi request reprint A safety assessment of tumor necrosis factor antagonists during pregnancy: a review of the Food and Drug Administration database
    John D Carter
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Rheumatol 36:635-41. 2009
    ..To present any congenital anomalies with respect to tumor necrosis factor (TNF) antagonists reported to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to determine if there are common findings...
  11. doi request reprint An analysis of MRI and ultrasound imaging in patients with gout who have normal plain radiographs
    John D Carter
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of South Florida, 12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 48:1442-6. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to analyse the prevalence of occult destructive arthropathy in subjects with gout and normal plain radiographs by utilizing MRI and ultrasound (US)...
  12. pmc Combination antibiotics as a treatment for chronic Chlamydia-induced reactive arthritis: a double-blind, placebo-controlled, prospective trial
    J D Carter
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 62:1298-307. 2010
    ..The goal of this study was to investigate whether a 6-month course of combination antibiotics is an effective treatment for patients with chronic Chlamydia-induced ReA...
  13. doi request reprint The evolving story of Chlamydia-induced reactive arthritis
    John D Carter
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 22:424-30. 2010
    ..Some of these advances embellish our previous understanding of CiReA, whereas others suggest that a change in the paradigm is required...
  14. doi request reprint Bacterial agents in spondyloarthritis: a destiny from diversity?
    John D Carter
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of South Florida, Division of Rheumatology, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 24:701-14. 2010
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  15. doi request reprint Psoriasiform lesions induced by tumour necrosis factor antagonists: a skin-deep medical conundrum
    J D Carter
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of South Florida School of Medicine, 12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd MDC81, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 67:1181-3. 2008
    ..It is proposed that these psoriasiform lesions may not be psoriasis, but rather keratoderma blenorrhagicum...
  16. ncbi request reprint Determining rheumatologists' accuracy at assessing functional disability in rheumatoid arthritis patients using the Health Assessment Questionnaire-Disability Index
    John D Carter
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    J Rheumatol 34:958-63. 2007
    ..To test rheumatologists' accuracy in determining functional disability of their patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Tumor necrosis factor-alpha inhibition and VATER association: a causal relationship
    John D Carter
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    J Rheumatol 33:1014-7. 2006
    ..Patient registries of women who take TNF-a antagonists during pregnancy also need to be followed to see if there is an increase in the birth defects that are part of VATER association...
  18. ncbi request reprint Successful treatment of pemphigus vulgaris with etanercept in four patients
    Anjali Shetty
    University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 8:940-3. 2009
    ..Thus, etanercept may be an effective therapeutic agent for pemphigus vulgaris and should be considered as an alternative treatment option for patients presenting with recalcitrant disease...
  19. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of evaluation and treatment of glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis in men
    Laura M Cruse
    University of South Florida College of Medicine, Department of Rheumatology, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 12:221-5. 2006
    ..Screening and treatment of glucocorticoid- induced osteoporosis in male patients is less than recommended despite available screening and therapies...
  20. doi request reprint Virtual rheumatology: using simulators and a formal workshop to teach medical students, internal medicine residents, and rheumatology subspecialty residents arthrocentesis
    Ashley Gray Sterrett
    James A Haley Veterans Administration, FL, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 17:121-3. 2011
    ..Previous studies have indicated a low comfort level and performance of arthrocentesis among primary care physicians that could be improved with hands-on training...
  21. doi request reprint A safety assessment of tumor necrosis factor antagonists during pregnancy
    Vanessa C Osting
    University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, USA
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 9:421-9. 2010
    ..Because these autoimmune disorders often affect women in their childbearing years, the safety of anti-TNF therapy in pregnancy becomes important...
  22. doi request reprint Atypical insufficiency fracture of the tibia associated with long-term bisphosphonate therapy
    Michael D Breglia
    Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 16:76-8. 2010
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  23. ncbi request reprint Soft tissue disease
    J Valeriano-Marcet
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of South Florida College of Medicine, 12901 Bruce B Downs Boulevard, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Rheum Dis Clin North Am 29:77-88, vi. 2003
    ..In this review, we will cover cutaneous and subcutaneous tissue infections, fasciitis, septic bursitis, tendonitis, and pyomyositis...
  24. ncbi request reprint The effect of a low-carbohydrate diet on bone turnover
    J D Carter
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of South Florida, 12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd, MDC 81, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Osteoporos Int 17:1398-403. 2006
    ..They also lead to a ketogenic state. These factors could lead to increased bone turnover. This study was designed to see whether a low-carbohydrate diet would lead to increased bone turnover in humans...
  25. pmc Chlamydia trachomatis is present and metabolically active during the remitting phase in synovial tissues from patients with chronic Chlamydia-induced reactive arthritis
    Herve C Gerard
    Department of Immunology and Microbiology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Am J Med Sci 346:22-5. 2013
    ..This article presents the first molecular genetic insight into the behavior of bacterium and host during remitting ReA...
  26. ncbi request reprint Hypersensitivity vasculitis with leukocytoclastic vasculitis secondary to infliximab
    Laura McIlwain
    Department of Rheumatology, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa 33612, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 36:411-3. 2003
    ..It is important to note that hypersensitivity vasculitis can occur secondary to administration of this drug, even after the initial exposure...
  27. ncbi request reprint Urticarial vasculitis
    Natalie A Brown
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 9:312-9. 2007
    ..The mainstay of therapy is treatment of any underlying condition. Therapies most often employed include corticosteroids, antihistamine, and dapsone, but many others have been utilized...
  28. ncbi request reprint Inflammation blockade improves pancreatic islet function
    Z Yang
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    Transplant Proc 36:2864-5. 2004
    ..These results demonstrate the ability of LSF-like compounds to protect and enhance beta-cell function, suggesting the potential of using LSF or its analogs in islet transplantation...
  29. ncbi request reprint Treatment of relapsing polychondritis with a TNF antagonist
    John D Carter
    J Rheumatol 32:1413. 2005
  30. ncbi request reprint Hydroxychloroquine as a treatment for atrophoderma of Pasini and Pierini
    John D Carter
    Int J Dermatol 45:1255-6. 2006
  31. ncbi request reprint Can we classify psoriatic arthritis?
    Abdul B Lodhi
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 34:571-2. 2004
  32. ncbi request reprint Refractory neurosarcoidosis: a dramatic response to infliximab
    John D Carter
    Am J Med 117:277-9. 2004
  33. ncbi request reprint Intestinal flora and psoriatic arthritis
    Frank B Vasey
    J Rheumatol 33:2099. 2006